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The story of American foxhunting

John Blan Van Urk

The story of American foxhunting

from challenge to full cry

by John Blan Van Urk

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Derrydale Press in New York .
Written in English

  • Presses, Issues of -- Derrydale.,
  • Fox hunting.,
  • Foxhounds.,
  • Hunting -- North America.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Blan Van Urk ; introduction by Gordon Grand.
    ContributionsGrand, Gordon, d. 1950.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22980995M

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