Remarks on the Condition of Hunters


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[000428] Nimrod. Remarks on the Condition of Hunters, the Choice of Horses and Their Management: In a Series of Familiar Letters, Originally Published in the Sporting Magazine Between 1822 and 1828. London: M.A. Pittman, 1834. Second Edition. 8vo. Half Calf and Boards. Good. vii, [1], 503pp, [1].

Contemporary half calf and marbled paper over boards, smooth spine, leather title label to spine, with flower head and volute tools in a pyramid shape above and below the label, thick and thin rules to spine ends.

Slightly rubbed to extremities, small amount of rubbing towards head of spine (where a sticker has been removed?). Internally some foxing to title and first few pages, lighter foxing throughout. Advertisement for the book (from elsewhere?) tipped on blank between title and content pages.

With Irish booksellers label to front pastedown (Hamilton of Drogheda)