We are away until early October. One activity is the Attingham Trust tour of country houses, stables, and other equestrian-related sites in and around Newmarket and York, England. We're looking forward to it!

The Sportsman's Hornbook [1 of 500, Ward Ritchie design]
Grayson, Charles, ed

Grayson, Charles, ed. The Sportsman's Hornbook. NY: Random House 1933. xiii, 169p, many small ills. by Ernest Smythe. Quarter leather. Good hardcover (covers soiled, rubbed; internally very good). "Of this edition five hundred copies were printed by James I. Haynes from a design by Ward Ritchie and bound by Eunice Murray." ** Wide-ranging anthology of sporting verse on many subjects, including hunting, racing, polo, and riding. Also angling, football, baseball, tennis, rowing, boxing, and much more. Includes "At the Games," a long poignant World War I era poem by Robert Graves. (Item ID: 5420)


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