Sporting Society or Sporting Chat and Sporting Memories (Volumes 1 and 2) [NOOK Book]

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Sporting Society or Sporting Chat and Sporting Memories: Stories Humorous and Curious; Wrinkles of the Field and the Race-Course; Anecdotes of the Stable and the ...
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Sporting Society or Sporting Chat and Sporting Memories (Volumes 1 and 2)

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Sporting Society or Sporting Chat and Sporting Memories: Stories Humorous and Curious; Wrinkles of the Field and the Race-Course; Anecdotes of the Stable and the Kennel; With Numerous Practical Notes on Shooting and Fishing from the Pen of Various Sporting Celebrities and Well-Known Writers on the Turf and the Chase; edited by Fox Russell; illustrations by Randolph Caldecott.

In Two Volumes—Volumes 1 and 2

1897

CONTENTS
Volume 1.
Chapter 1. The Influence of Field Sports on Character
Chapter 2. Old-Fashioned Angling
Chapter 3. Partridge Day As It Was and As It Is by an Elderly Sportsman
Chapter 4. Simpson’s Snipe
Chapter 5. Podger’s Pointer
Chapter 6. The Dead Heat
Chapter 7. Only the Mare
Chapter 8. Hunting in the Midlands
Chapter 9. A Military Steeple-Chase
Chapter 10. How I Won My Handicap Told by the Winner
Chapter 11. The First Day of the Season, and Its Results
Chapter 12. A Day with the Drag by the Editor
Chapter 13. Stag-Hunting on Exmoor
Chapter 14. Sport amongst the Mountains by “Sarcelle”
Chapter 15. A Birmingham Dog Show[1] by “Old Calabar”
Chapter 16. Huntingcrop Hall.
Chapter 17. A Dog Hunt on the Berwyns
Chapter 18. On Some Odd Ways of Fishing by the Author of “Mountain, Meadow, and Mere”
Chapter 19. Shooting
Volume 2.
Chapter 20. Sporting of the Past and the Present Day
Chapter 21. Down the Beck an Angling Reverie
Chapter 22. An Apology for Fishing
Chapter 23. Dogs I Have Known
Chapter 24. November Shooting
Chapter 25. Sporting Adventures of Charles Carrington, Esq. Recorded by “Old Calabar”
Chapter 26. My First Day’s Fox-Hunting
Chapter 27. My First and Last Steeple-Chase
Chapter 28. Salmon-Spearing
Chapter 29. Carpe Diem
Chapter 30. Newmarket by Captain R. Bird Thompson
Chapter 31. Kate’s Day with the Old Horse
Chapter 32. Some Curious Horses by Captain R. Bird Thompson
Chapter 33. Sporting for Men of Moderate Means
Chapter 34. Partridge Manors and Rough Shooting
Chapter 35. Who Is to Ride Him?
Chapter 36. A Cub-Hunting Invitation
Chapter 37. Told after Mess
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014988926
  • Publisher: Denise Henry
  • Publication date: 7/23/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 421 KB

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