SPORT IN CLASSIC TIMES.

By: Butler, A.J.

Price: $31.50

Quantity: 1 available


8vo illus. Foreword by Roderick Haig-Brown. Reprnt [1930].- [CAT. 48-6 & 63-91.] - Haig-Brown wrote a 6-p. Foreword, in which he compares his own experiences with Butler's. Butler discusses the field sports of the Greeks & Romans, divided equally between fishing & hunting. He makes numerous corrections to Radcliffe's FISHING FROM EARLIEST TIMES [1921], & recounts 4 records of fishing by ancients with artificial flies. Highly readable. Fine in VG-F DJ.

Title: SPORT IN CLASSIC TIMES.

Author / Maker: Butler, A.J.

Categories: Hunting,

Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: Los Altos: William Kaufmann, Inc. xi + 213 p. 1975: 1975

ISBN Number: 0913232130

ISBN Number 13: 9780913232132

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: tlORvo3510

Keywords: HUNTING, FISHING, HISTORY