Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour; Handley Cross; Ask Mamma; Plain or Ringlets?; Mr. Romford's Hounds; Hawbuck Grange; Hillingdon Hall.London, Bradbury, Agnew & Co., [late 1800s] Stock Code: 20076
NotesA very handsomely bound set of the works of Robert Smith Surtees, the great Victorian writer of hunting and sporting literature.
7 volumes, octavo. Bound in early 20th century red half-calf, with gilt titles, gilt decoration and raised bands on spines, gilt rules to boards, marbled paper boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, other edges untrimmed.
With 105 hand-coloured illustrations by John Leech.
Heads and tails of spines and edges slightly rubbed, fore-edges browned. Otherwise fine.
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