|The Life of a Fox,
Extracts from the Diary of a Huntsman
Author: Himself & Thomas Smith, Esq., MFH
Condition: Very Good
Year Pub.: 1896
Size: 8.5" h, 6" w
Publisher: Edward Arnold
Illustrator: Author & colored plates by G. H. Jalland
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of a Huntsman was first published in 1838, this volume includes most of
the criticism by Nimrod of that volume in the introduction "because it
seemed more interesting to listen to the observations of a contrmporary
The Life of a Fox, by Himself was first published in 1843.
"Advertisement to the Original Edition. This little book may be looked
upon as a curious manifestion of the movement among Foxes. The Editor
ventures to send it forth, for an agreeable reminiscence to many who
assised in scenes which it describes; for some little instruction to
sportsmen who had have less experinece than himself; and for the common
entertainment of all who like to listen to the way of the world in the
Book is 304 pages, includes several colored plates
by G. H. Jalland along with B&W drawings by the author. Top edge of
pages gilt, side and bottom edges uncut. Binding and spine tight.
Tissue facing/protecting all colored prints.