The gentleman's recreation : in four parts, viz. Hunting, hawking, fowling, fishing. Wherein these generous exercises are largely treated of, and the terms of art for hunting and hawking more amply enlarged than heretofore. Whereto is prefixt a large sculpture, giving easie directions for blowing the horn, ... With an abstract at the end of each subject of such laws as relate to the same.

Author
Cox, Nicholas, fl. 1673-1731 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
The third ed., with the addition of a Hunting-Horse.
Published/​Created
London, Printed, and are to be sold by Jos. Phillips, [etc.], 1686.
Description
[10], 158, [10], 187, 78, 98 p., [4] folded leaves of plates. 19 cm.

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Notes
  • Added t.p. engraved.
  • Each part has special t.p.
  • "The epistle dedicatory" signed: Nicholas Cox.
  • The "Huntinghorse" by Gerard Langbaine bound at the end has separate paging and special t.p.: The hunter. A discourse of horsemanship ... Oxford, Printed by L. Lichfield, 1685.
OCLC
5744522
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