Mr. Crop's Harriers [1 of 300]

Price: 95.00 USD

Bowers, G[eorgina]. Mr. Crop's Harriers. London: Day, n.d. [1891]. 46p, 42 ills. by the author, 20 of them mounted color photolithographed pls. Good hardcover; no d.j., probably as issued. Neatly recased, with later leather spine. Covers somewhat soiled, as often with her popular books; internally very good and clean. No. 176 of 300 "edition de luxe" copies. ** The adventures of a younger son of a poor squire, who acts on his conviction that "nothing helps a man on in country society so much as becoming a master of hounds." Very unusually for a woman illustrator of her day, Bowers--a hunting woman herself--specialized in humorous sporting scenes.

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