R.S. Surtees by Cooper, Leonard.

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Surtees wrote a number of excellent novels taking a slantendicular look at the habits of the English through the prism of fox hunting. Given that large numbers of the wealthy had nothing much to do most of the time it is hardly surprising they met via sport (Foxbook rather than Facebook).4/5(15).

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The author has compiled her mother's wisdom into this little book. It Pages: The English comic novelist R. Surtees wrote sporting and satirical masterpieces, shining a light on the foibles and obsessions of early Victorian England. He created Mr. Jorrocks, one of the great comic characters of English literature, a Cockney grocer obsessed with fox hunting, whose various misadventures would go on to influence Dickens.

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Although originally intended to form a series with Walton’s The Compleat Angler, the Society later decided to publish the remaining Surtees novels in a similar jacket design, and the link to The Compleat Angler was removed and the Surtees novels became the first single author series.

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Robert Smith Surtees () was an English editor, novelist and sporting writer. Educated to be a solicitor, Surtees soon began to contribute to the Sporting Magazine, and in he published a treatise on the law relating to horses and particularly the law of warranty, entitled The Horseman's Manual/5.

Traditionally, November marks the start of the hunting season and so this month we feature Handley Cross, a nineteenth century comic classic that centres on the adventures of John Jorrocks, an eccentric grocer turned Master of Fox n by R.

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Jorrocks’s Jaunts and Jollities is one of the author’s most celebrated and entertaining novels. A humorous narrative of the hunting, shooting, racing, sailing, and other “eccentric and extravagant” exploits of a good-natured sportsman and Cockney : R.

Surtees or Robert Smith Surtees () was a Master and huntsman of foxhounds and harriers, and was a literary critic and the author of several classic Victorian hunting and sporting books such as this.

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This vintage book contains a novella written by R. Surtees and first published in A witty and entertaining story based around fox hunting, Jorrocks on 'unting is highly recommended for readers with an interest in the sport, and Author: Robert Smith Surtees.

My favourite of Surtees's books. I prefer Facey even over Jorrocks. The scenes are beautifully described and the whole book is fun. It can be a hard read if you are unfamiliar with English slang (and 19th century slang in particular) and the rudiments of fox hunting.4/5.

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His humorous pieces first appeared in New Sporting Magazine, which he helped found. Robert Smith Surtees (May 17 – March 16 ) was an English journalist, comic novelist and writer on field sports. His best-known creation, the Cockney. Robert Smith Surtees was a dedicated sportsman who portrayed (and satirized) English fox-hunting society with great verve in his humorous novels.

Published inHawbuck Grange follows the adventures of Thomas Scott, Esq., an avid sportsman. The novel includes one of Surtees's most memorable passages: an exhilarating account of a hare hunt.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Jaunts and Jollities of Mr. John Jorrocks by R.S. Surtees () LEC #28/3rd Series V.

4 in Artwork: Illustrations in watercolor by Gordon Ross Introduced by A. Edward Newton LEC # of LEC exclusive. Click images to see larger views. Front Binding – Hello friends. For the month of March, I bring not only a new book, but a.

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The writing suffers from a lack of verbosity found in many of his peers and is as pacey as the horses he If you think of Surtees you should think of the huntin' shootin' fishin' classes.4/5.jorrocks on unting by r s surtees at - the best online ebook storage.

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