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.

Lady on the Hunt
Calkins, Clinch

Lady on the Hunt

Calkins, Clinch. Lady on the Hunt. NY: Harper 1950. Stated first edition. 182p, occasional line ills. by R.J. Davidson. Very good hardcover in good unclipped d.j. (worn). Owner's neat ink stamp on front endpaper and one bottom page margin. ** Humorous foxhunting novel about the misadventures of Yankee Caleb Treat, who "bought himself a Virginia estate with a restored mansion and acres of rolling horse-pasture [and then] he bought a whole hunt club to go with it." The author wrote for The New Yorker under the pen-name Majolica Wattles. Fun for the guest room. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. (Item ID: 15878)


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