'For many years Miss Pitt has delighted a wide public with her books on nature, and especially with the stories of the otters, suirrels and other creatures she has kept as pets. In Hounds Horses and Hunting she takes a holiday, and is frank about it. "Nature can go to Jericho," she says, "I am going to write about something I have been wanting to write about for years - about horses, hounds, long days out in sun and rain, the ways of foxes, and other things pertaining to the sport which is part and parcel of life in the English countryside." '
shelf wear and rubbing to dust cover, rubbing, smudging and discolouration to cover, inscription to front empty pages, some foxing, otherwise good condition for age.