A PLANK BRIDGE BY A POOL. By Norman Thelwell.

A PLANK BRIDGE BY A POOL. By Norman Thelwell.

THE FOX-HUNTER'S WEEK-END BOOK. By David Brock, M.F.H.

THE FOX-HUNTER'S WEEK-END BOOK. By David Brock, M.F.H.

THE COUNTRYMAN'S WEEK-END BOOK. By Eric Parker.

1946 1st edition. Small 8vo (128 x 190mm). Pp416. Illustrated with over 100 drawings by Beryl Irving, end-paper drawings. Two-tone tan over light green cloth, paper spine label.

A nostalgic ramble through pre-war country life, viewed through the prism of a well-padded wallet. Building your own country house (with servants' hall), gardens and gardening, orchards, birds, bird tables and bird song, building a bird sanctuary, all about dogs, natural history of many common animals, ponds, thatching, bee keeping and other crafts, record weights of fish and birds, athletic sports records, sportsman's and domestic law, 'a countryman's library' (lists of fishing, shooting, farming, gardening, golf and cricket books), and an anthology of suitably chosen pieces of writing.
£10.00
Availability: In stock
Book Code
59743
More Information
Author Parker (Eric).
Book Code 59743
ISBN B0007K8B0Y.
Book Description Slightly used and faded, but good-plus. Lacks dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1946
Publisher Seeley Service and Co.
Place London.