• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 160

    STRUTT, Joseph (1749-1802). Glig-Gamena Angel-Deod, or the Sports and Pastimes of the People of England. London: White and Co, Longman, [etc.], 1810. 4° (290 x 232mm), engraved frontispiece, 39 plates printed in bistre. (Occasional light spotting and browning.) Contemporary tree calf, gilt spine (extremities lightly rubbed, spine a little worn). Second edition. Provenance: Joseph Cook (bookplate).

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    STRUTT, Joseph (1749-1802). Glig-Gamena Angel-Deod, or the Sports and Pastimes of the People of England. London: White and Co, Longman, [etc.], 1810. 4° (290 x 232mm), engraved frontispiece, 39 plates printed in bistre. (Occasional light spotting and browning.) Contemporary tree calf, gilt spine (extremities lightly rubbed, spine a little worn). Second edition. Provenance: Joseph Cook (bookplate).

    Together with: A.E. Wardrop's Modern Pig-sticking (London, 1914); two editions of William Somerville's The Chase (London, 1773, 6th ed., 8°; and London, 1796, 4°, with illustrations by Bewick); Geoffrey Gambado's An Academy for Grown Horsemen (London, 1808); Isaac Walton's Complete Angler (London, 1808); the Badminton Library Cricket (London, 1888) in blue half morocco; and 4 others on sport. (12)


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