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Sporting Scenes

Sporting Scenes, and Country Characters Fore-Edge Painting
Sporting Scenes, and Country Characters by Martingale. With Numerous Illustrations on Wood. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longmans. MDCCCXL [1840].

Fore-edge painting: hunt scene with rabbit, pursuing dogs, and hunters on horseback.

Complete Angler Fore-Edge Painting
The Complete Angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton: Extensively Embellished with Engravings on Copper and Wood, from Original Paintings and Drawings, by First-Rate Artists. To which are Added, an Introductory Essay; the Linnśan Arrangement of the Various River Fish Delineated in the Work; and Illustrative Notes. Second Edition. London: John Major, Fleet-Street, Adjoining Serjeantís-Inn. MDCCCXXIV [1824].

Fore-edge painting: fishing scene.

The Seasons Fore-Edge Painting
The Seasons, by James Thomson: to which is prefixed, A Life of the Author. Together with Illustrative Remarks on the Seasons. By the Rev. J. Evans, A. M., Master of a Seminary for a limited number of Pupils, Pullinís Row, Islington. London: Printed by J. Cundee, Ivy-Lane, for T. Hurst, Paternoster-Row. 1802.

Fore-edge painting: fox-hunting scene at a water jump.

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