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Hunting scenes from Surtees

Robert Smith Surtees

Hunting scenes from Surtees

by Robert Smith Surtees

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Published by Hart-Davis .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected by Lionel Gough.
The Physical Object
Pagination253p.,21cm
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18754512M

We are moving premises. Due to the lockdown we can’t get a date for our new phone line, so please contact us via our email address at [email protected] Robert Smith Surtees () “founded, with R. Ackermann the younger, the New Sporting Magazine in , to which he contributed his comic sketches of Mr Jorrocks, the sporting Cockney grocer, later collected as Jorrocks’s Jaunts and Jollities ().

Jorrocks, the sporting cockney grocer, with his vulgarity and good-natured artfulness, was a great success with the public, these stories originally published in the New Sporting Magazine. The Bumpus Bookshop of Oxford Street, London enjoyed a reputation for handsome bindings in classical styles from its foundation in until the 20th century. In fact, the 'bindery' never. Scenes and characters by Robert Smith Surtees (Book) Robert Smith Surtees (creator of "Jorrocks") by Robert Smith Surtees (Book) John Jorrocks and other characters from the .

Jorrocks’s Jaunts and Jollities, series of picaresque comic tales by Robert Smith Surtees, originally published as individual stories in his New Sporting Magazine between and and collected in book form in The ebullient Jorrocks is a vulgar Cockney grocer, a city man who loves the.   Buy Mr Sponge's Sporting Tour (Nonsuch Classics) by Surtees, Robert S (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(20).


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Surtees, Robert Smith, Hunting scenes from Surtees. London: R. Hart-Davis, (OCoLC) Several joints show varying degrees of cracking - still a very handsome set.

Robert Smith Surtees () "founded, with R. Ackermann the younger, the New Sporting Magazine into which he contributed his comic sketches of Mr Jorrocks, the sporting Cockney grocer, later collected as Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities (). Hunting Scenes From Surtees [Lionel (Selected By) Introduction By Siegfried Sassoon Gough] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Robert Smith Surtees. There are many hunting scenes described with Surtees's usual dash and authenticity, coupled with the various ridiculous adventurous; towards the end of the novel, Jorrocks is certified insane but return triumphed to the discomfiture of his wife and Doleful/5.

Octavo, original red cloth, black- and gilt-stamped covers and spines with hunting scenes taken from the plates, top edges gilt.

First edition in book form of Surtees’ last comic novel of hunting parodies, together with two volumes of his magazine stories edited by Edward William Dirom Cuming and illustrated with numerous full-page plates.

Mr Sponge's Sporting Tour book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. It was a murky October day that the hero of our tale, Mr /5(10). Facey Romford's hounds. by Surtees, R S and a great selection of related books, Surtees, R S 'Hunting Scenes from Surtees.

Used. Softcover. Quantity Available: 1. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the.

Hunting Scenes From Surtees by SURTEES, ROBERT SMITH (GOUGH, LIONEL ed) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Robert Smith Surtees - 62 works Add another. Most Editions | First Hunting scenes from Surtees by Surtees, Robert Smith 3 editions - first published in Not in Library Accessible book, Fox hunting, Fiction, Horses.

What a delightfully surprising little book. As an American, the hunting scenes he describes are beautifully foreign to me, and I almost wish we didn't rebel and remained British. Almost. The jist of Scruton's book is this: hunting a mans way of participating in nature, and being in communion with other animals/5.

See the end of the first paragraph in our first “Surtees” entry, for a general note on him. First published inthese vividly rendered hunting scenes appear here “printed for subscribers from the plates of the Original Edition issued by Bradbury, Agnew & Co.”.

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Hunting scenes: forty sketches of hunting scenes and countries selected and arranged by Cecil Aldin / with a memoir and descriptive notes by "Sabretache" [pseud.] Aldin, Cecil () Published by London: Eyre & Spottiswoode ().

Later edition of Surtees’ sporting novel. Illustrated with 24 full-page hand-colored plates by John Leech and H. Browne, many depicting hunting scenes, and numerous in-text illustrations.

Slight fading to spine, expert repair to inner paper hinges, near-fine condition. For Surtees himself it was much more, and he called it the best thing he had ever written.

We would all be forgiben moments and passages where we agree – the interaction with Pigg, the baleful look at the ‘bon ton’ the magical, hysterical hunting scenes and bawdy exchanges with impertinent washerwomen.

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