July 14, 2018 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Six Hunting Books

including Mr. Facey Romford's Hounds by Robert Smith Surtees, London: Bradbury and Evans, 1865, bound in full leather with five raised bands, gilt-decorated and ruled spine and covers, signed Bayntun binding, marbled endpapers, aeg, wear to the extremities, slightly darkened spine, otherwise very goodThoughts on Hunting by Peter Beckford, London: J. Debrett, 1802, Fourth edition, three-quarter leather over marbled boards, with morocco spine label, early crude repair, lacking frontispiece, otherwise very good; plus four other titles: Just Fishing by Ray Bergman, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1949, in three-quarter leather; Hints to Sportsmen by E. J. Lewis, 1851; Point! by Horace Lytle, Derrydale, 1941, specially inscribed by Lytle; and Martha Doyle by Richard E. Danielson, Derrydale, 1938, all are in very good condition

Provenance:Melrose Plantation, Thomasville, Georgia

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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