Hunting Racing Coaching & Boxing Ballads

Price: 15.00 USD

Fothergill, G.A. Hunting Racing Coaching & Boxing Ballads. London: Heath Cranton 1926. 208p + many ills. by the author, 1 pl. in color. Errata slip tipped in. Hardcover; no d.j. Covers fair (rubbed, stained); internally very good. ** Many verses on foxhunting, racing, coaching, "fistiana," plus a few on sporting art, polo, travel, wine, etc. "I always hail a hansom when I see one in the Mall,-- / It's the rattle of the harness and the jingle of the bell / That makes me feel a young one in a way I cannot tell."


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