1957 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine 13 Jun BEVERLEY HALFORD Breamore House Hants (2513)
1957 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine 13 Jun BEVERLEY HALFORD Breamore House Hants (2513)
1957 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine 13 Jun BEVERLEY HALFORD Breamore House Hants (2513)
1957 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine 13 Jun BEVERLEY HALFORD Breamore House Hants (2513)
1957 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine 13 Jun BEVERLEY HALFORD Breamore House Hants (2513)

1957 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine 13 Jun BEVERLEY HALFORD Breamore House Hants (2513)

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Original Vintage Magazine

DATED 1957


Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Beverley Halford Daughter of Cecil Halford of Mill House, Broughton, Hants - photo by Lenare. Info. later Miesegaes; Parker.

Outer Cover Photograph: Meissen Figure by J. J. Kandler of Columbine and the Infant Harlequin. From Hon. Mrs Ioides Collection


Principal Contents and Features on:

Cat Foster Mother to Three Puppies - x1 picture by M. JOnes.

Restoring Antique Furniture - x10 pics., and text/article by R. W. Symonds.

Hebridean Golden Eagles: A Knoll 100yards From a Rock Eyrie in the Hebrides on Which a Pair of Golden Eagles Disembowelled Their Rabbits and Hares (photo of a man standing on the knoll) - Golden Eagle, Believed to Have Come From a Neighbouring Island, Trapped on Skye and Rescued by a Crofter (man holding the eagle) - x2 pics., and text/article by Seton Gordon.

Antique Dealers Fair Reviewed - x7 pics., and text/article by Edward Perry.sleekburnc.

Plants with Grey Foliage - x5 pics., and text/article by Christopher Lloyd.

Max Beerbohm as Caricaturist - x3 caricature pics., and text/article by Denys Sutton.

Horse Racing and The Derby: Horses Coming Up to The Finish Line wieh Sir Victor Sassoons Crepello, Mr J. McSHains Ballymoss, Mr S. Niarchos Pipe of Peace, Mrs E. Grahams Tempest, Mme G. L. Ohrstroms Royaumont - Tattenham Corner and Lester Piggott on Sir Victor Sassoons Horse with Others x2 pics., and text/article by Dare Wigan.

Breamore House, Hampshire. The Seat of Sir Westrow Hulse Bt. Part I - x10 pics. Of the exterior and grounds, and text/article by Arthur Oswald.

Collectors Questions - x6 pics., and correspondence from readers etc.

Engravings on Pottery - x8 pics., and text/article by Stanley W. Fisher.

Golf: American Golfer Mister Walter Hagen - x2 pics., and text/article by Bernard Darwin.

A Hogarth Discovery: The Jones Family of Fonmon Castle, Glamorgan Painted in 1730-1 - x pics., and text/article by Ralph Edwards.

Why Trees Rot: Butt Rot in Scotch Pine; Spruce with Fungus Fomes Annosus; Large Tree; Sycamore with Open Wound reive; Sulphur Polypore on an Old Yew in Binsted Churchyard, Hants- x5 pics., and text/article by T. R. Peace.

Cars From the Southern End of St Gotthard Pass Being Unloaded From the Car Carrying Train at Goschenen - x1 pic., and text/article by J. Eason Gibson.

English Paintings on Glass: Elizabeth Countess of Northumberland 1763; The Letter Woman by H. Morland 1780s; Duchess of Montague by J. Simon After Agar 1725; David Garrick by J. Watson After T. Hudson 1760c miel; General Wolfe by Houston 1760; Wild Duck Shooting c1790s. - x6 pics., and text/article by G. Bernard Hughes.

Baboons From the African Jungle: Female Mandrill and Baby at London Zoo; Chacma Baboon; Guinea Baboon - x3 pics., and text/article by Philip Street.

Crossword Puzzle, and Bridge Problem by M. Harrison Gray - x pics., and text/article..

Fashion: Three Designs of Childrens Dresses from Fortnum and Mason; Long Dance Frock in Organza with Dots and Bright Satin Ribbon from Belleville; White Tulle Gored Dance Frock in Layers from Harvey Nichols; Short Dance Frock in Printed with Daisy Heads in Cotton by Blanes; White Silk Shantung with Full Skirt of Knife Pleats and Folded Bodice by Christian Dior at Harrods - x5 pics., and text/article by P. Joyce Reynolds.

Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:

The Mordiford Dragon: Mordiford Church, Herefordshire Showing the Dragon Which Was Paited on the Outside - picture and correspondence from MW of Hereford.

Carpet Woven at Bridgnorth, Shropshire for Queen Victorias Jubilee 1897 - picture and correspondence from H. L. Cunnington, 3 Church St, Bridgnorth, Salop.

To Bark of Not to Bark?: Footbridges at Watersmeet Above Lynmouth, Devon - x2pictures and correspondence from J. D. U. Ward, Watchet, Somerset.

Swamp Cypresses in the Gardens of the Petit Trianon at Versailles, France - picture and correspondence from T. R. Peace, Woodlands, Tilford, Farnham, Surrey.

The Stables at Over Peover, Cheshire dated 1654 - picture and correspondence from Gordon Nares, Chailey, Sussex.

Shropshire Iron Industry: Iron Grave Slab in St Leonards Church Bridgnorth - picture and correspondence from

Wookey and Panborough: Hills in Somerset Scored with Ridges, The Origin of Which is Disputed - x2pictures and correspondence from R. D. Reid, 8 Chamberlain St., Wells, Somerset.


Sanderson Fabrics - full page (fp) colour showing curtain fabric and box of matching threads or bobbins.

T. Crowther and Son Wrought Iron Gate and Railings Acquired fo old Essex Mansion - half page (hp).

William Clayton Specialist in Chinese Jade etc: Chinese Malachite Brushwater with Lotus Leaf, Squirrels etc.

Reliant Car - ¼page.

Wilkinson Sword Edging Shears - fp.

Boucheron Jewellers - colour from the artwork by Jacques Demachy

Stirling Moss; Endorsement for BP - fp

Sotheby Auction. Property of Wilhelm Weinberg of Scarsdale, New York - fp showing two paintings.

Jewellers Carrington and Co - fp.

Summer Sandal Shoe from Charles H. Baber - ¼p.

Jumper from the Italian Collection of Hunt and Winterbotham - hp.

Churchmans Cigarettes - hp.

Gifts from Cartier Ltd of Albermarle St., London - fp

Property Supplement Pages - one photograph with each For Sale entry unless otherwise stated:

Morton Bagot Manor nr Studley, Warwicks. - x2pics

Wardington Lodge, Nr Banbury.

Burstow Park, Shipleybridge, Surrey Sussex Border x2pics.

The Mill House, Letcombe Regis, Berks. By direction of Michael De Pret Roose - x4pics.

Home Farm, Hawkley Hurst, Liss. On Instructions of Major J. T. Neve.

Thirtover, cold Ash, nr Newbury, Berks.

Bartonbury House, Cirencester.

Weston Farm, nr Chard, Somerset Devon and Dorset Borders. By Dir of A. B. W. Pennell.

Glenurquhart, Inverness-shire, Scotland - Info. nka Bearnock Lodge.

Battledown Court, Charlton Kings, nr Cheltenham. By order f the Executors of late Lt. Col. R. Despand Davies.

Medlers Mead nr Sevenoaks. By dir of the Trustee of the Cornwallis Estate.

Oatleys House, Turweston nre Brackley. By dir of Colonel R. H. Doyne.

Underwood House, Etchingham, Sussex.

The Box house, Kemsing, Kent.

Wellbrook House, Mayfield, Sussex.

Little Splatts, Spaxton nr Bridgwater, Somerset.

Petworth Estate, West Sussex. By dir of J. E. R. Wyndham - x2photos of Sutton Court Farm, and Pallingham Quay Farm.

Beaulieu Manor: St Leonards Grange. By dir of Lord Montagu.

Burwood Park, Walton.

Grangwood hall, Debyshire x2pics.

Sheepscombe House, nr Painswick.

Field Place, Paganhill, Stroud. Estate of the late A. W. Stanton Esq.

Forwood, Minchinhampton, Cotswolds. Estate of the late Littleton E. Pipe-Wolferstan.

The Grey House, Rodborough Common, Cotswolds.

Rockley Farm House, Old Cumnore Village, nr Oxford.

House on the Wentworth Estate, Virginia Water Surrey.

Alne Cote, Great Alne, nr Alcester, Warwicks.

The Old School House, Queenhill nr Upton on Severt, Worcs.

Bodiria Estate, Denbighshire, N. Wales x2pics.

Tides, Lulworth Cove, Dorset.

Rhagatt near Corwen, N. Wales. To Be Let.

Ovenden House, Tenterden, Kent - info. 142 High Street.

Wincheap Farm, Thanington, Kent. By dir of W. E. Lillywhite - x2pics.

Jennings Cottage, Lamberhurst, Kent.

Tips Cross Cottage, Hildenborough, Kent.

ARTICLES (text only):

Paper Weight - poem by Gertrude Pitt.

Full page showing various articles: Historic Oxford; Small Farm Potential; Lleyn Peninsula; Plant Growth Stimulant; Travolation.

Countryman's notes by Ian Niall.

Farming Notes by Cincinnatus

Estate Market by Arbiter: Selective Buyers; Changing Tastes; Corn Farms in Demand; Ashburnham Estate Sale; Derrick Morley to Sell Islanmore, Croom, Ireland.

New Books Reviewed by Howard Spring: The Prince of Storytellers by Robert Standish - By Command of the Emperor by S. J. Watson - Angel by Elizabeth Taylor.

Classified Announcements, and Properties. sleekburnc. 1306




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.

Approx 54 pages (108 sides). It measures 345 x 235 mm (13.5 x 9.25 " ). There is a little age yellowing. Some of the pages maybe loose, and have handling marks, blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The images vary in size and are in b/w unless otherwise stated. PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are no pages missing, but 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 four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

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 board backed envelope.


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