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. We have in stock some of the books on the program's suggested reading list. A selection of them, plus others that may be of interest, are included in "Featured Books" at the bottom of this page. Quantities are very limited. For other titles related to the program's theme, search by the keyword Attingham, or go to "Browse Horses" and then look through the topics Art, Driving (especially other World on Wheels volumes), Farming, Horses in Society & History, and Hunting. We're happy to ship postpaid to Attingham participants within the United States.

The Life of a Fox Written by Himself
Smith, Thomas

Smith, Thomas. The Life of a Fox Written by Himself. London: Edward Arnold 1926. New ed. (1st pub. 1843). xvi, 126p, many small text ills. + 12 plates (mostly in color) after Alken, Howitt, and others. Good hardcover (some foxing, especially to outer pages) in scarce original box (2 short edges broken). ** A hunting book with an unusual theme: each chapter is told in the voice of a fox that was hunted by a specific hunt and that lived to tell the tale. Their names are Wily, cock-Tail, Craven, Chester, etc. (Item ID: 15587)

$30.00

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