1930. Item #15087
Higginson, A. Henry, ed. As Hounds Ran: Four Centuries of Foxhunting. NY: Huntington Press 1930. xxviii, 240p + many "contemporary prints and with new drawings by Cecil Aldin & Lionel Edwards," 1 in color. Fwds. by John Masefield and Edgar Astley Milne. Very good hardcover, unopened. Covers faded, as often; no slipcase, but remnants of original glassine d.j. No. 478 of 895 numbered copies, printed by D.B. Updike, The Merrymount Press. ** Anthology of prose and poetry. Laid in this copy: undated Christmas card from Sir Harry and Lady Newton, and a typed letter, signed, from A. Henry Higginson to Mr. Curtiss, July 2, 1948, about the passing of a mutual friend. Curtiss was no doubt Frederic H. Curtiss, author of Hunt Clubs and Country Clubs in America.