Group of 6 of his sporting novels, as below; each with numerous hand-colored plates by John Leech.

London: 1847-1888. First. hardcover. Illustrated by John Leech, Wildrake, Heath & Jellico, and Phiz, in black & white, with hand-colored plates. 6 vols. tall full crimson morocco, elaborately gilt, with images of foxes, hounds, horses & stylized flower motifs; silk doublures, gilt dentelles, g.e. by Riviere. London, 1853-88. near fine.

First Editions or first one-volume editions. Hawbuck Grange, 1847; Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour, 1853; Handley Cross, 1854; Ask Mamma, 1858; Plain or Ringlets?, 1860; Hillingdon Hall 1888. (first illustrated edition).

Price: $2,000.00

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