British Sporting Artists from Barlow to Herring
Sparrow, Walter Shaw

London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1922. F xvii + 249 pages + 2 pages of publishers' announcmenents at back; color, black and white plates throughout; with a Foreword by Sir Theodore Cook, who writes, "...he best of English open-air life is portrayed by men who knew it well because they shared in stands alone in its contribution to our knowledge of a splendid company of painters..."; previous owner bookplate of Fox Hollow on the front pastedown paper, with the booksellers ticket of Charles E. Lauriat Co. Importers & Booksellers 385 Wash'n St. Boston on the free front endpaper; original publishers green cloth binding, gilt sporting scene devices on front cover and spine; edge, tips wear, spine ends fraying, cloth splitting to covers; leaves foxed; binding loosening; still a good sporting art reference; fair condition overall. Fair H (Item ID: 18519)


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