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    [R. S. Surtees]. The Analysis of the Hunting Field. London: Edward Arnold & Co., [1923]. New edition with illustrations by H. Alken. Illustrations by Henry Alken. Lavishly bound in pictorial full morocco. With a slight cant to boards, else fine. From the Estate of John McLaughlin.

    More Information: [Robert Smith Surtees]. The Analysis of the Hunting Field; Being a Series of Sketches of the Principle Characters That Compose One. The Whole Forming a Slight Souvenir of the Season, 1845-6. London: Edward Arnold & Co., [1923]. New edition with the original illustrations by H. Alken. Octavo. xi, 244 pages. 7 color plates (including frontispiece) and 43 black and white illustrations reproduced from wood engravings by Henry Alken. Lavishly bound by Bayntun (Riviere) in full red morocco with decorative rules stamped in gilt and multi-color fox hunting scene tooled on the front board. Titles and horse-related vignettes stamped in six compartments between five raised bands on the spine. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Beautiful, with a slight cant to boards, else fine.

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