1957 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine MARGARET FRANCES FRAZER LONG Elton Hall (6313) SOLD

Product code: SOLD 6313 Wt 300g
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Margaret Frances Frazer Long ISLE OF LOMEA Elton Hall Huntingdonshire HUSKY DOGS

 

 

COUNTRY LIFE

Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1957

 

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Margaret Frances Frazer Daughter of Ninian B. frazer of 59 Hyde Park Gate, London SW7 - photo by Lenare; announcing forthcoming marriage to Hon. Richard Son of Viscount Long of of Steeple Ashton Manor, Trowbridge, Wilts.

Outer Cover Photograph by Donovan E. H. Box: Donnington Castle, Berks.

 

Principal Contents and Features on:

Two Horses - photo by Paul Redmayne.

The Lost Isle of Lomea: Goodwin Sands - Church Tower of Tenterden, Kent - x3 pics., and text/article by Geofrrey Grigson.

squire of England: George Osbaldeston by Ben Marshall - Lord George Bentinck - Osbaldeston Hunting with the Quorn by J. E. Ferneley - Squire on Tranby at newmarket 1831 - x4 pics., and text/article by J. Wentworth Day. reive

Spring Flowering Rock Plants - x6 pics., and text/article by A. G. L. Hellyer. sleekburnc.

Day Gunby's Patent Furniture - x4 pics., and text/article by G. Bernard Hughes.

The Bookmakers Stands at Kempton Park - x1 pic., and text/article by Dare Wigan.

The Future of Arundel Castle - x3 pics. c.keenlyside.

Elton Hall, Hunts. The Seat of Sir Richard Proby - x10 pics., and text/article by Arthur Oswald.

Arctic Dogs: Team of Huskies in the Canadian Arctic - Husky Asleep in the Snow - Lead Dog in a Husky Team - husky Bitch and Puppies - x4 pics., and text/article by Colin Wyatt.

Crossword Puzzle (not done). .

Fashion: Suit in Shadow Check Worsted with Pleats and Bracelet Length Sleeves by Hardy Amies - Suit with Slim Skirt by Michael - Cape Like Travel Coat by Norman Hartnell - Tweed Suit by Ronald Paterson and Silk Sailor Hat By Rudolph - Tweed Suit with Wider Skirt and Unpressed Pleats from John Cavanagh - x5 pics., and text/article by P. Joyce Reynolds.


Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:

Figure of a Mandolin Player on a Portuguese Rick - picture and correspondence from Douglas Dickins, 2 Wessex Gdns, Golders Green.

18thC Pipe Stopper That Screws into a Ring - x2 pics and correspondence from Edward H. Pinto, Oxhey Woods House, northwood, Middx.

Font Cover By Robert Bakwell in St Werburghs Church, Derby- picture and correspondence from F. Rodgers, of Derby.

"Wild" Goat From the Mountains of Merioneth - picture and correspondence from Jane Pearce, The Malt house, Windrush, Glos.

Engraving of the Towy Valley West of Dynevor, Carmarthenshire c1837 - picture and correspondence from MW of Hereford.

Welsh Marriage Bell - picture and correspondence fromMW of Hereford.

The Game of the Jew: Games Table at Woburn Abbey - picture and correspondence from Duke of Bedford, Woburn Abbey, Bletchley, Bucks.

Sketch by Anthony Devis of St Nicholas's Church Middleton Sussex Which miel Fell into the Sea Early 19thC - picture and correspondence from N. M. Woodall, 1 The Crossroads, Southbourne, Bournemouth.

Top of a Bricked Up Arch in a Garden Wall at Lamport Hall, Northants - picture and correspondence fromSir Gyles ISham, Lamport Hall.

Old Market Cross at Harewood, Yorks - picture and correspondence from Frances Finlay, Blackstone Gill Cottage, Wike, Moortown, Yorks.


Adverts:

Yardley Vitamin Night Cream - full page (fp) back cover.]

Christies Auction - half page (hp).

Orient Line Cruises - hp.

Persian Rugs from Harvey Nichols - hp.

Nevastane Kitchen - hp.

Nuffield Tractor - hp

Woodworm Disinfestation Serfice - hp.

Ovaltine - hp.

Sunbeam Rapier Car - fp


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

The Dutton Homestall Estate, East Grinstead, Sussex x2pics.

Shernfold Park, Frant, Sussex Kent Border x2pics

Springhill Farm, Shipton Under Wychwood Oxfordshire.

Meadow Farm House, Ashtead, Surrey. By dir of the Lord Moynihan.

Notcliffe Farm, Deerhurst, Glos.

Lansdown, Great Missenden, Bucks.

Manesty, Saltburn by the Sea, Yorks.

Rowleys, Hook Park, Warsash, Hants. By dir.l of Mrs R. T. Leather, Who is Going Abroad.

Plus many more but not named; area only.


ARTICLES (text only):

Countryman's notes by Ian Niall.

A Wading Incident by G. Villiers (fishing).

Motoring: Advice on Buying a Usesd Car by J. Eason Gibson.

Golf by Bernard Darwin.

Water by Strahan Soames.

Bridge By M. Harrison Gray

Farming Notes by Cincinnatus

Classified Announcements, and Properties. Sleekburnc. 2102
 

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 32 pages (64 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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