We're delighted to announce that we'll be taking part in the Attingham Trust Study Programme, "The Horse and the Country House," in England in September. Watch this space for a forthcoming selection of books related to this theme.

Covert-Side Sketches; Or, Thoughts on Hunting [1878, 1st ed.]
Fitt, H. Nevill

Fitt, H. Nevill. Covert-Side Sketches; or, thoughts on hunting suggested by many days in many countries with fox, deer, and hare. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1878. 1st ed. 346p + 32p of publisher's ads, dated 1878. Good hardcover (shelfwear; front hinge exposed but binding sound). No d.j., probably as issued. Previous owner's ink name, signed at St. Regis Lake [Adirondacks, New York]. Color lithograph frontispiece by E. Meyerstein, after a design by the author. ** Accounts of hunting small and large game on horseback and on foot, chiefly in Britain. The first edition is less common than the second one of 1879. (Item ID: 15039)


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