[Alken, Henry] The Sporting Repository, containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing... Pugilism. Henry Alken.
[Alken, Henry] The Sporting Repository, containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing... Pugilism.
[Alken, Henry] The Sporting Repository, containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing... Pugilism.
[Alken, Henry] The Sporting Repository, containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing... Pugilism.
[Alken, Henry] The Sporting Repository, containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing... Pugilism.
[Alken, Henry] The Sporting Repository, containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing... Pugilism.

Click any box for more photos

[Alken, Henry] The Sporting Repository, containing Horse-Racing, Hunting, Coursing... Pugilism.

London: Thomas McLean, 1822.

First edition. Three-quarters red morocco, cloth sides, all edges gilt. 9 x 5 3/4 inches; viii, 540 pp., with 19 superb hand-colored aquatint plates after Henry Alken and James Barenger, by G. and T. Hunt. Several plates with minor marginal restorations, one imprint (on ìThe Hawkî) trimmed. This volume contains all six numbers of the first part, all that was issued of this rare sporting magazine. The Alken plates are exceptionally fine.

Price: $2,850.00   Item #4278

See all works by