Mary Davies Stone MILTON ABBEY Barley Beef BRITISH GRAND PRIX BRANDS HATCH Dorothy Cloynes Pet Fox LA PRIMAVERA ST JEAN CAP FERRAT FRANCE
Original Weekly Magazine
Approx 52 pages (104 sides).
Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Mary Davies Daughter of Canon Gideon Davies of The Rectory, Droitwich Spa, Worcs. - photo by Yevonde; announcing forthcoming marriage to Captain Anthony Stone RA of Little Paddock, Friars Walk, Newcastle, Staffs.
Outer Cover Photograph: Lighthouse at Southwold, Suffolk - full page (fp) photograph by Kenneth Scowen.
Principal Contents and Features on:
Craig Goch Dam, Radnorshire - x1 photo by Peter Baker.
Pages entitled New Buildings in Old Towns; Problems of Integrating Architectural Scale: Houses in Castle St. Bridgwater Somerset - Great Pulteney Street Bath - The Market Place at Devizes - High St. Lewes Sussex - Welsh Row, Nantwich, Cheshire - Aerial View of Cathedral Area of Gloucester - x6 pictures and article by Alec Clifton Taylor Part I.
Amateur English Amateur Golf Championship at Royal Lytham St Anne's: M. Lunt and D. Millensted - x2 pictures and article by P. A. Ward Thomas.
Horse Racing at Ascot: Lt. Col J. Hornungs Aunt Edith Ridden by Lester Piggott Winning From Mr R. R. Sigtia's Sodium, F. Durr up - Man (owner poss.) Leading in Aunt Edith - x2 pictures and article by Francis Byrne.
British Grand Prix at Brands Hatch: Jack Brabham in His Repco-Brabham x1picture, and article by J. Eason Gibson; including Final Placings list.
Scene from The Opera The What D'ye Call it by Phyllis Tate at the Cheltenham Festival - x1 picture, and text by Stewart Deas.
Keeping a Fox in the House x3 pics and article by Dorothy Cloynes.
Collectors Questions - x6 pictures, and correspondence.
A Second Look at Barley Beef - x4 pictures, and article by John L. Jones.
Milton Abbey Dorset Part 4 - x9 pictures and article by Arthur Oswald.
Birds of the Yorkshire Cliffs: Cliffs Near Flamborough - Guillemots - Gannet - Shag - Puffin - fulmar - Kittiwake Nesting Colony - x7 pictures and article by Arthur Gilpin.
Salerooms - x5 pictures and article by Frank DAvis.
Herero Children Learning to Cook in SW Africa - x1 pics for Book Reviews.
The Estate Market: Warren Farm, Finmere Oxfordshire - x1 picture and text.
Gardening: Roses in a Garden at Haslemere Surrey - Roses x3 pics and article by Cyril C. Harris on M. Pernet-Ducher.
Old Coins: Crooked Sixpence of 1568 - Silver Penny Struck in 1566 - Irish Shilling of James II - George III Cartwheel - Gold Spade Guinea of 1789 George III - Tradesman's Token of Brass - Silver Penny of King Eadred c946 - x8 pictures and text by R. F. Johnson.
Equestrian Sporting Trophies: Ascot Gold Cup 1855 - Warwick Cup 1862 - Liberia Trophy for Amateur Driving Championship Royal International Horse Show Given by President Tubman - Ascot Gold Cup 1960 Designed by R.A. Bray and Aspreys - Topham Trophy for Aintreee 1965 - Victor Ludorum Trophy Horse of the Year Show By Jane Webster x - x pictures and text by Stella A. Walker.
Part of the Coastline at St Eval, Cornwall Presented to the National Trust- x1 pictures for Town and Country page.
German Painting at Kings Lynn: St Genevieve reive and St Apollinia by the Elder Cranach - x1 picture and text for Town and Country page.
Crystal Cameos x6pics, and article by G. Bernard Hughes
Fashion: Dress and Jacket by Maggi Shepherd - Fur Jacked in Lapin Check by Maggi Shepherd - Striped Coat and Skirt with Marmot Fur Collar and Cuffs by Maggi Shepherd - Trouser Suit in Wool by Maggie Shepherd - Bracelet Watch with Bamboo Style Links by Chaumet - x pictures and text.
Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:
Toll Letting in Kent: Painting of Turnpike Cottage at Sharpers Hall Gate near Herne Bay in 1862; Photo of it Taken Forty Yeares Later - x2pics and correspondence from Harold E. Gough, 34 St Annes Drive, Herne Bay.
The 18thC Lock-up at Shenley, Herts. - x1pic and correspondence from J. W. Whitelaw, 29 Granby Ave, Harpenden.
The Rothe House, Kilkenny, Ireland - picture and correspondence from Margaret Phelan, Chairman, Kilkenny Archaeological Society, 2 St James Park, Kilkenny Ireland.
Implements Once Used in the Brewing of Beer - x1pic. and correspondence from Eva R. Pinto, Oxhey Woods House, Oxhey Dr. Northwood, Middx.
Childish Chant (old local song) on the Wansbeck, Northumberland - correspondence from M. J. Weldon, Kenmor, 92 St Georges Rd, Johannesburg, South Africa. No pic. just the words of the song.
Dunhill Cigarettes - fp colour back cover; orig. owners name in pencil at top of page.
Renault 16 Car - fp
Landrover - fp
Coutts and Co. Bank Statement - fp
National Benzole - fp colour.
Isabel Rose C da Silva Oporto by Grants of St James's - double page colour.
Cunard Cruises - fp showing three men (crew) standing next to the funnel.
Johnnie Walker Whisky - fp col.
Miele Dishwasher miel - fp with price
Property Supplement Pages - one photograph with each For Sale entry unless otherwise stated:
Sutherland - 10 Miles East of Cape Wrath 8500Acre Estate. On the Instructions of R. J. Buxton Esq. - x3picsTemple Guiting House, nr Cheltenham. By order of Mrs Geoffrey Pugh.
Clements Fields nr Witney Oxon x2pic.
Red Barn Farm, Booker near Marlow - aerial view of fields etc.
The Holly Hill Estate, Colemans Hatch, nr East Grinstead, Sussex.
The Lordship Estate, Much Hadham, Herts. By direction of W. W.H Hill-Wood Esq.
Lighthouse Keepers Cottages: Kyleakin Cottage; Isle Ornsay Cottage. By Instructions of Gavin Maxwell Esq. x1pic (not sure of which).
Island in Poole Harbour, Dorset - x2pics.
Coppithorn Hill, nr Cadnam, New Forest Borders.
Lofts hall, Saffron Walden Essex - x3pics.
Stour Provost House, near Shaftesbury.
Moreton Manor, Moreton Morrell,Warwicks.
Pear Tree Cottage, Wyck Rissington, Glos.
Findon Place, West Sussex.
Milgate Park, near Maidstone, Kent x2pics.
The Rectory, Stow on the Wold, Glos.
The Grove and horto Wharf Farms, Ivinghoe Aston, Beds Bucks Herts Borders - x2pics.
The White Cottage, Oakleigh Park South, London N20 - x2pics; interior and ext.
Cross Manor, Ringmore nr Kingsbridge, Devon - x2pics.
The Laughton Estate near Lewes. By dir. Of the Rt. Hon. The Earl of Chichester - x4pics.
Stoneacre, Otham, Kent. By direction of The National Trust.
Little House, Billericay, Essex.
Glananea, Collinstown, Co. Westmeath, Ireland.
Holly Park, Adare, Co. Limerick, Ireland.
Highland Lodge, Prior Rd, Camberley, Surrey.
Highcross Estate, Framfield.Sleekburnc.
Park House, Tenby, Pembrokeshire.
Lolworth Grange Estate, Cambridgeshire. By dir. Of T. B. Robinson Esq. - x2pics
The Tudors, South Park, Gerrards Cross, Bucks.
Elm Hall, Stansfield, Suffolk. By dir of Sir Gilbert Stone.
Lower Fielde, Itchenor, West Sussex.
Weybridge Park house, hanger Hill, Weybridge.
La Primavera, St Jean Cap Ferrat, French Riviera. For Sale Privately; Price on Application - fp showing x5pics.
The Old Well House, Cookham Dean near Marlowe - x2pics.
Stainby Rectory, Stainby, Lincs. By order of The Lord Bishop of Lincoln.
Claridge House, Harmony Hill, Nassau, Bahamas.
Church Cottage, Bricklehampton, Worcs.
The Old Rectory, Wickwar, Glos.
The Chantry, Farnham, Surrey.
High Beeches Estate, Handcross near Horsham. By order of the Personal Representatives of Colonel G. H .Loder, deceased - hp showing x2pics; the gardens and ruins of the house, and Dillions Farm (cottage).
Ferry Cottage, Eaton Hastings.
The Nursery, West Felton, nr Oswestry.
The Croft, Church Rd, Crowborough, Sussex.
Redmond House, Killurin, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Owenmore, Crossmolina, Co. Mayo, Ireland.
Red Roofs, Crowborough, Sussex.
Verney Close, Painswick, Glos.
Lime Grove, Rodborough Common, Glos.
Great House, Orford, Suffolk.
Maiden Craft, Little Frieth, Henley on Thames, Bucks.
Dearhams Farm, Loudwater, nr High Wycombe, Bucks. By dir of Mr and Mrs N. W. C. Stacey
Felmersham Grange, Bedford.
Tawstock, North Devon. By dir. Of Sir C. R. Bourchier Wrey
Salmans Manor, Penshurst, Kent.
The Dene House, Great Budworth, Cheshire.
The Court, Chardstock, Devon.
The Moat House, Holwell, nr Hitchin, Herts.
Newlands, Goodworth Clatford, Andover, Hants.
Sea Pines, Marine Drive, Torquay.
Ardchyle House and Land, Luib, Perthshire.
ARTICLES (text only):
Countryman's notes by Ian Niall.
Seaman - poem by Jean Kenward
The Law and the Land: Look to Your Rates! By Murgatroyd.
Trout Fishing With a Frog Fly - by B. W. C. Cooke.
Crossword Puzzle, and Bridge by M. Harrison-Gray.
Gardening: Cuttings - by Christopher Lloyd
Book Reviews by Anthony Burgess
Classified Announcements, Properties etc. S
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.
The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 345 x 235 mm (13.5 x 9.25 " ) There is a little age yellowing. Some of the pages may have handling marks, blemishes due to the age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The orig. owners name is at the top of back cover in pencil. 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 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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