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An original COUNTRY LIFE Magazine1960: Tessa Milne Moore Cunningham-Reid PERSHORE WORCS Fashion AMERICAN GLASSWARE Stone Curlew LAMPORT HALL. Plus much more.




Original Vintage Magazine

DATED 1960

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Tessa Milne Daughter of Mr Denis Moor and of Mrs Neville Ford, of 15 St leonard's Terr. SW3 - photo by Lenare; announcing forthcoming marriage to Mr Noel Cunningham-Reid of The Hall, Six Mile Bottom, Cambs.

Outer Cover Photograph: Loch Tummel and Schiehallon, Perthshire, Scotland - photo by Kenneth Scowen.

Principal Contents and Features on:

Beck at Great Langdale, Westmorland - x1 photo by T. Parker.

Pershore, Worcs - x11 pics., and text/article by Bryan Little.

American Stone Curlew - x4 pics., and text/article by E. And C. B. Frater.

Sale Rooms (Sotheby and other auctions): Pocket Sundial by Josephus Thorp - Diptych Dial by Christopher Schissler, Augsburg - Quarter Repeating Watch by Breguet - etc - x7 pics., and text/article by Frank Davis.

Apple, Plum and Pear Tree Grafting - x6 pics., and text/article by John L. Jones.

The Springboks: G. F. Milan Collared by His Oppisite Number N. S. Bruce at Twickenham - x1 pics., and text/article by O. L. Owne (rugby).

English Sporting Pictures by J. F. Herring snr; John Ferneley; George Stubbs - x3 pics., and text/article by Denys Sutton.

Gardens at Lamport Hall, Northants, Part II; home of Sir Gyles Isham - x 10 pics. (incl x2 interior) , and text/article by Arthur Oswald.

Grwyne Fawr Valley, Brecon Monmouth Border: View from the Reservoir - Dial Cerrig - Pont Ysgir - The Dam at the Reservoir in Grwyne Fawr built by the Abertillery Water Board x4 pics., and text/article by N. T. Fryer. c.keenlyside.

Mademoiselle Guimard Playing the Guitar by Fragonard x1 pics. and a book review article.

Tonbridge School - x2 pics., and text/article by Christopher Hussey.

Engraved Glass by American Craftsmen: Firing Glass, Amelung's GlasshousE, New Bremen, Maryland - Decanter Made at Ihmsens Glasshouse Pittsburgh - Fruit Bowl Made in the Pittsburgh District Factories - Goblet Made miel by the New England Glass Co., Boston - Wineglass with Conical Bowl by the New England Glass Co.- x5 pics., and text/article by E. M. Elville.

John Dudeney a Shepherd of Plumpton, Sussex Who Became a Headmaster - x1 pics., and text/article by Garth Christian.

The Ford Zephyr - x1 pics., and text/article by J. Eason Gibson incl. specification list.

West Country Memorials: The Main Street of Marshfield, GLos - Sarcophagus in Cold Ashton Church, Glos, - A King Memorial in Clun Church, Shropshire Prob by Thomas Kings firm - Woolley Church, Somerset Where Thomas King is Buried - x4 pics., and text/article by Geoffrey Grigson.

Fashion: Dinner Dress with Pants and Overskirt by Princess Irene Galitzine (Holland Park) - Cape Stole of Natural Kamchatka Russian Sable - Breitschwantz Coat edged With Mink by Tamara of Bond ST. - White Ermine Coat by Michel Goma of Paris - Hand Knitted Dress in SHeland Wool - x 5pics., and text/article by Betty Wilson. sleekburnc.

Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:

Robin Hoods Well nr Wentbridge Yorks - picture and correspondence.

Planted by Garibaldi, the Wellingtonia Tree Struck By loght Lightning at Tennysons Home, Farringford, IOW - picture and correspondence from Edward H. Pinto, Oxhey Woods House, Oxhey Dr. Nr Northwood, Middx.

Printed Reward Placard of 1806 Put up by Jonathan Sanders of Whitby - picture and correspondence from Spence Sanders, Reade House, Farnham Common, Bucks.

Stone Hut in the Hill For, Tre'r Ceiri, Caernarvon - picture and correspondence from M. W. of Hereford.

Figure on the Porch at Sherston Church Wilts ka Rattlebone - picture and correspondence fromW. M. Of Shropshire.

Figures of Monks and Nuns Dating fromn James II at Browsholme Hall, West Riding, Yorks - picture and correspondence from GBW of Rawdon, Leeds.

Wool Firms Realistic Trade Sign at Bradfore, Yorks - picture and correspondence from Arthur Gaunt, Osborne House, Piggott St, Halifax Rd, Brighouse, yorks.

Royalist and Parliamentarian Banners in Bromsberrow Church, Glos - picture and correspondence from E. E. Kirby, 80 Barton Rd, Kettering, Northants.


Dry Fly Sherry - full page (fp) colour.

Booths Dry Gin - fp colour.

Crossley Carpets York Wilton: Robinson Crusoe - fp colour.

Elbeo Support Hose - hp.

Paris de Coty Perfume - hp.

Nassau Bahamas - fp colour view of Hope Town in the Abaco Cays.

Garveys Fino San Patrico Sherry - fp back cover in colour photographed at The Ivy Club

Harrodes Furniture - fp colour illustration.

Nelson Tipped Cigarettes - fp colour.

Christies Auction - dp. Showing Alabaster Reclining Female by Henry Moore - Fishing Boat PZ134 by Christopher Wood - Trouville by Eugene Boudin - Horsemen onn the Shore by Girogio de Chirico. Text lists names of property to be auctioned for Mrs Lucy Carrington Wertheim, Mrs Michael Sadleir, Rt. Hon. Vincent Massey - Sir John Muir, Hugh Campbell Lane, Morris Mandi of New York, Donald Ryan of New York.

Sotheby's Auction - dp

Mallett Antique Dealer - hp.

Sparklets Syphons - fp.

Frank T. Sabin - hp.

Harry Hall Riding Boots - hp.

Dunhill Tobacco Pipe the Shell Briar - hp.

Chilton Pocket torch - ¼page

Plus many more adverts. Incl. Classified Ads.

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

Fron Feuno Bala, Merioneth - x2pics.

Syde Manor Farm, Syde, Nr Cheltenham - view from above.

The Clwyd Gate, Nr Ruthin, N. Wales.

Wyeford Farm, Ramsdell, nr Basingstoke, Hants. By dir. of The Earl of Rosslyn - hp.

Red Rice house, Andover, Hants.

Knapton nr Malton, East Yorks. By dir of Mister and Mrs R. G. Thackray.

Kelfield Lodge, nr York.

Gunby Hall, nr Selby, Yorks.

ARdgay House, Middlehill, Box, Wilts.

Northwood, Middx, Designed by Architect Charles Voysey.

Skyline Heights, Nassau Bahamas.

Plus many more but not named; area only.

ARTICLES (text only):

Fp of various: British Waterways and reive The Need for Action - etc.

The Veteran - Poem by Phoebe Hesketh.

Countryman's notes by Ian Niall (various).

Farming Notes by Cincinnatus: Problems of Higher Farm Values.

Gone to Earth by Dudley Hoys (fox hunting).

Golf and Playing From the Water by Bernard Darwin (17.11).

Estate Market by Procurator.

New Books Reviewed by Howard Spring

Classified Announcements, and Properties. sleekburnc. 1711


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.

Forty-six pages (92 sides). It measures 330 x 240mm (13 x 9.5"). 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 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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Product Code Ref. 4233 (Wt.251-500g)
Weight 0.25kg