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Essays on hunting. Containing philosophical enquiry into the nature and properties of the scent; observations on the different kinds of hounds, with the manner of training them. Also, directions for the choice of hunter; The Qualifications requisite for a Huntsman; And other general Rules to be observed in every Contingency incident to the Chace. With an Introduction, describing the Method of Hare-Hunting, practised by the Greeks. By a sportsman of Berkshire.

  • Gardiner, John Smallman.
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Southampton : printed and sold by T. Baker, sold also, by J. Bew, Paternoster-Row, J. Robson, New Bond-Street, London; & D. Prince, Oxford, [1782?]

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xxvii,[1],135,[3]p. ; 80.


Second edition.

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ESTC T104956

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.


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