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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Beaufort, Henry Charles Fitz Roy Somerset, 8th Duke of, 1824-1899.
Boston, Little, Brown, 1885
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Henry Charles Fitz Roy Somerset Beaufort, 8th Duke of; Mowbray Morris; Henry Charles Howard Suffolk and Berkshire, Earl of; Edward William Lewis Davis; Digby Collins; Alfred Edward Thomas Watson; John Sturgess; John Charlton
|Description:||xii, 373 pages illustrations 19 cm.|
|Contents:||The history and literature of hunting --
Beasts of the chase : The stag, The fox and his habits, Harriers and the hare, Beagles hunted on foot --
The stable --
The kennel --
Hunt servants : The duties of a huntsman in the field, The duties of a whipper-in, The duties of a kennel huntsman, The duties of an earth-stopper, Compensation for damages done by horsemen and by foxes, Artificial fox earths --
The horse --
The rider --
The shires --
The provinces --
Hunting from London --
The otter and his ways. Appendices: A. List of Masters of Hounds and servants. B. Names of hounds. C. Hunting terms. D. Bibliography.
|Series Title:||The Badminton library of sports and pastimes.|
|Responsibility:||by His Grace the Duke of Beaufort, K.G. and Mowbray Morris; with contributions by the Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire, Rev. E.W.L. Davies, Digby Collins, and Alfred E.T. Watson. With illustrations by J. Sturgess and J. Charlton.|