The Art of Deer-Stalking; Illustrated by a Narrative of a Few Days' Sport in the Forest of Atholl, with some account of the Nature and Habits of Red Deer, and a short description of the Scottish Forests; legends; Superstitions; Stories of Poachers and Freebooters, &c.
Place Published: London
Publisher: John Murray
Date Published: 1839
Description: Frontispiece and extra illustrated title page, both engraved after paintings by Edwin Landseer. With 11 additional sepia toned lithograph plates; other figures in the text. xix, [i], 440pp. Tall 8vo, beautifully bound in original brown polished calf with elaborate gilt-decorated spine, outer dentelles and marbled edges. London: John Murray, 1839. A New Edition.
Comments: Binding only lightly worn with some fading to covers; scattered foxing, mostly on endpapers and rear of plates, otherwise a very nice copy of this scarce book.Edition: Second
Condition: very good
Book ID: 151167