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)

$100.00

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