1916 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine STONE EDGE LEEK WOOTTON Duchess Beaufort WW1 (3990)

Product code: 3990 Wt. 0.3kg
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Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1916

Approx 20 pages (40 sides).



This first part of the description features a list of images/photographs etc:


The Duchess of Beaufort - frontispiece photograph by E. O. Hoppe. Info. nee Louise Emily Harford.

Field Ambulance Work in Gallipoli:

Carrying Wounded From the Trenches.

Digging a Trench for an Advanced Dressing Station.

Men with Shovels etc Making a Platform on Which to Lay the Wounded.

Regimental Aid Post miel

A Dressing Station After an Action.

Old Turkish Trench Used as Shelter for Wounded.

Base Section of a Field Ambulance on the Cliffs by the Sea.

Lord Burnham - Edward Levy-Lawson.

Hall Barn, Beaconsfield.

Shiplake Court, Oxfordshire.

Gooseberry Bush Trained in the Form of a Gridiron.

The Home Life of the Great Crested Grebe. Part III. x6photos, and article by Charles R Brown.

Chateau Saint-Aignan, Loir et Cher. The Property of Comte de la Roche-Aymon x7photos; article by Theodore Andrea Cook. reive

Sofas and Settees Part IV - x9photos; article by Percy Macquoid.

What Surrey Has Done for The War Part II:

2nd Lieutenant Benjamin Geary VC Who Held a Position at Hill 60 for Two Days.

Lance Corporal Dwyer VC for Distinction at hill 60.

Lt. George Roupell VC. c.keenlyside

Captain F. A. Bowring.

Capt. Hargreaves Brown.

Captain N. Welman DSO.

Capt. G.F. B. Hankey.

Lt. F. Gordon Colman.

Colonel The hon. Francis Colborne.

Major H. Combe DSO.

Capt. Raymond Leopold Greig Heath

Major hugh Murray Forster.

Property for Sale: Norbury Park, Surrey -fp showing x5photos.

Property for Sale x4photos of houses: New Forest; Nr Sevenoaks Kent; Cotswolds.

The Lesser Country Houses, Stone Edge, Leek Wootton, Warwickshire Designed by Mr H. Bulkeley Creswell:

House From SW.Sleekburnc.

South Front.

Entrance Front.

Floor Plan.


Staircase Rising From Corner of the Hall.

Clydesdale Horses: Female Champion of 1912 Lady Peggy

The Cedar at Tichmarsh Rectory, Northants - photograph from Henry Walker.

Adverts: Druce's Wood Bedsteads; Hamptons Furniture; Lister Bruston Electric Light plant; Mackenzie and Moncur Hothouse Builders; Tredegars Electric Lighting; The Urbitor by Burberry; Humber Car; etc.


This second part of the description lists regular features and articles (no images unless specified above):


How to Start the Cultivation of Sugar Beet.

Country Notes.

The Shepherd to His Love - Poem by Violet Jacob

The First Legion - Poem by Mary-Adair Macdonald.

The Late Lord Burnham.

Gardening - by C.Q. and H.C.

Sea Snakes by H. A. Bryden.

What Surrey Has Done for The War - with mention of many names.

Literature and Books of the Week.

Correspondence from Readers

Edward Burgess Hudson (1854 -1936) was the founder of Country Life magazine in 1897. This is an original USED vintage magazine not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.

 Wt. 0.3kg. It measures 365x235mm (14.25 x 9.25inches ). The titled, priced and dated frontispiece page is present; but the outer advertising cover has been removed as it was bound without the exterior cover. The spine has been repaired/reinforced. The pages are loose with binding marks through-out. There is a little age yellowing but this apart, the pages are clean. The images vary in size and are in b/w unless otherwise stated. PLEASE NOTE: There are pages missing; but what I have described above IS present - so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering carry on from the previous issue, therefore do not start at number 1.

The description of the contents above are in my own words and not necessarily what is written on the original page."Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.This item will be packaged in a tube and sent RM small parcels (too big for lge. letter). Please note that I don't make profit on postage and packing; it is done at cost. The only profit made is by ebay as they charge me approx. 10% on what I charge for postage.

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