Hobbinol, Field Sports, and The Bowling Green.

  • Somervile, William
  • London: Printed by William Bulmer and Co., Shakspeare Printing-Office 1813


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4to, pp. [viii], 118. Three full-page plates and numerous smaller illustrations included in pagination. Modern half calf, marbled boards, spine divided by raised bands, 2nd and 4th compartments lettered direct in gilt. A touch of spotting.


A lavishly-illustrated volume with wood engravings by Thomas Bewick's apprentice Charlton Nesbit (1775-1838), following Bewick's own work in Bulmer's 1796 printing of Somervile's 'The Chase.'

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