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 Songs of Foxhunting [1 of 1500, signed]
Mackay-Smith, Alexander

Mackay-Smith, Alexander. The Songs of Foxhunting. Millwood, VA: American Foxhound Club 1974. xxxiv, 184p, many ills. + 1 color pl., chiefly from old sporting art. Very good hardcover (edges lightly shelf-rubbed); no d.j., as issued. One of 1500 copies, signed by the author. ** The only modern book on the subject, based on much research, listening, and oral tradition. Most of the songs, which date from the late 17th to the late 19th centuries, are English or Irish but many are provided with alternate verses applicable to the U.S. Piano music is given for some of them. With much biographical and historical information. Shipping/handling may be extra, especially outside the U.S. (Item ID: 2760)


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