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THE SPORTING MAGAZINE; or Monthly Calendar of the Transactions of the Turf, the Chase,and Every Other Diversion Interesting to the Man of Pleasure, Enterprize and Spirit. Vol. 7, October 1795 - March 1796 , London: The Proprietor. Sold By J. Wheble, 1796.

Half-Leather. Good +. 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall Book All the monthly issues from October 1795 to March 1796 + Index and 36 Page Racing Calendar. Illustrated with 13 B&W Engraved Plates. Title Page illustrated with a Pheasant. Plates illustrated with Horse & Hounds, Duck Shooting, Hottentots hunting a Tiger, Physiognomy of Horses from Lavater, an Elegant Felton's Chariot, 3 Plates of Hare Hunting, 2 Plates of Hunting Dogs, Portrait of Mr Taplin, and 2 Conformation illustrations of Horses, Grey Diomed & Escape, Text arranged in Double Columns. Many interesting Articles including; a Treatise on Farriery & Felton's Treatise on Carriages and Life of Tattersall., Contemporary Brown Half-Leather Binding with Marbled Paper-covered boards and Leather Corners. Gilt Title, Vol. No. Lines and Decoratif Motifs to spine. All page edges Marbled. 344 Pages + 4 Page Index + 36 Page Racing Calendar. 8 3/4" Tall, 520g. Some edge wear. Some very small bits of leather missing from spine & some rubbing to boards (see photos). Attractive antique Bookplate with Armorial Bearing (Lions & tree) on Endpaper. No name. Very faint brown stain in upper margin of a few pages. S ome very light foxing to title page but only occasional spots of foxing on some pages & Plates. No inscriptions. Most pages in nice, clean condition, some slightly age darkened. (other Volumes of The Sporting Magazine available I'm happy to give a discount on 2 or more.) Please ask if you would like any more Pictures or Information. (Book ref. 014053)  £95.00

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