1925. Item #161
Dixon, William Scarth. Fox-Hunting in the Twentieth Century. NY: Dingwall-Rock 1925. xx, 311p, 18 photos (horses, horsemen and women, hounds). Good hardcover (outer pages foxed); no d.j. ** Surveys "changing conditions" in modern hunting, the horse supply, hound breeding, etc., and ten years of hunting with the leading English and Scottish packs. This copy has a strong pencil drawing of a bull terrier on the front endpaper, captioned "Ye ancient fighting Dogge of Olde England." Armorial bookplate, with name inked out.