|Statement||by Delabere P. Blaine.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 1240 p. :|
|Number of Pages||1240|
An Encyclopaedia of Rural Sports: Or a Complete Account, Historical, Practical, and Descriptive, of Hunting, Shooting, Fishing, Racing, and Other Field Sports and Athletic Amusements of the Present Day, Volume 1. An encyclopaedia of rural sports = or, Complete account (historical, practical, and descriptive) of hunting, shooting, fishing, racing, etc. Other articles where Rural Sports is discussed: John Gay: his first important poem, Rural Sports, appeared. This is a descriptive and didactic work in two short books dealing with hunting and fishing but containing also descriptions of the countryside and meditations on the Horatian theme of retirement. In it he strikes a characteristic note of delicately absurd artificiality,. [An Encyclopaedia of Rural Sports, or, a Complete Account, Historical, Practical, and Descriptive, of Hunting, Shooting, Fishing, Racing, and Other Field Sports and Athletic Amusements of the Present Day], by [ BLAINE (Delabere P.) ].. London, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, . First Edition, with small wood engravings of hunting, shooting, fishing, racing, and .
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