Book Description

8vo. pp vi [ii] 216. Green decorated cloth, a little rubbed, foxed to prelims and to final leaves but a nice copy overall. The contents run: the man himself: his house and tools -- His family and caste -- In the fields -- His dominions: the woods, meadows, and water -- Some of his subjects: dogs, rabbits, ?mice, and such small deer? -- His enemies: birds and beasts of prey -- trespassers -- Professional poachers; the art of wiring game -- The field detective: fish poaching -- Guerilla warfare; gun accidents; black sheep. The rare first edition of an influential work. Please note foxing to first and last pages, otherwise a nice copy in its original cloth.
Author JEFFERIES, Richard.
Date 1878
Binding Hardcover
Publisher London: Smith, Elder & Co.
Condition Good

Price: £245.00

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