Original Weekly Magazine
Approx 50 pages (100 sides)
Outer Cover Photograph: Below Cader Idris: Arthog, Merioneth
Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Hon. Myfanwy Philipps Daughter of Viscount St Davids of 15 St Marks Cres. NW1 - photo by Norman A. Chalk; announcing forthcoming marriage to Mr Nicholas Farrant of 103a Howards Lane, SW15.
Principal Contents and Features on:
Shepherd with Dog and Sheep, Glen Clunie, Aberdeenshire - x1 pic. by Peter Baker.
Reservoir in Teesdale? - Poem by Rita Spurr
The Parallel Roads of Lochaber: - x5 pictures and text by Alasdair Alpin MacGregor.
Horse Racing Sodium and Right noble i the Irish Sweeps Derby - x2 pictures and text by Francis Byrne.
The Victorian Art Market - x7 pictures, and text by Peter Ferriday.
Amateur Golf at Carnoustie: R. E. Cole and R. D. B. M. Shade - x2 pictures, and text by P. A. Ward-Thomas.
Richmond Horse Show: Mrs Z. S. Clark's Sport ridden by her husband - Mrs C. Dick - Mrs C. Macintosh - Mr. L. Robinson - Mrs R. Cooke x5 pictures, and text by Phyllis Hinton.
Orchestral Performance in the Television Studio: The olis Radio Symphony Orchestra Conducted by Jan Krenz for the BBC - x1 picture.
The New Face of St Paul's Cathedral (cleaning of the cathedral): - Group of Cherubs Prob. Carved by Grinling Gibbons - Phoenix i the Pediment by Caius Gabriel Cibber - Carving by John Thompson - Detail of SW Tower Doorway - Cherub in West Portico - x5 pictures, and text by Mark Girouard.
Milton Abbey, Dorset Part I - x8 pictures, and text by Arthur Oswald.
Salerooms; Writing Table by Giovanni Socci - Chinese Porcelain Houseboat - Brass Bowl c1324-59 - Head of Hose by Titian - FIgurs from the Fulda Porcelain Factory x6 pictures, and text by Frank Davis.
Gardening and Companions for the Iris Border: Garden Path and Border at Sissinghurst Castle, Kent - etc. x5 pictures, and text by Tony Venison.
Michael in the Maze of Daedalus - x3 pictures, and text by Christopher Neve.
Estate Market: Ten Fathoms, Dartmouth, Devon - x2 pictures and text.
High Seas near Folkestone - x1 picture, and text.
The Right to Bear a Silver Oar: Silver Oar Maces at the National Maritime Museum Greenwich; Lostwithiel Oar; Queenborough Water Bailiffs Oar; Tipstaff; Maces - x5 pictures, and text by Judith Banister.
Feeding Livestock by Machine - x5 pictures, and text by Denis Willows.
Vauxhall Cresta Automatic Car - x1 picture, and text with specification chart by J. Eason Gibson.
The Granary at Fincham hall Farm, Norfolk - x1 picture, and text.
Zwei Damen, Berlin by Emil Nolde - x1 picture and text.
Radio's Search for a Form: Five Valve RI Broadcast Receiver 1922 - Brown Crystavox Receiver 1923-4 - Ecko Radio M25 1931 - Pye Table Radio 1946 - B and O Beomaster 100 - Braun Audio 2 Combined Radio, Record Player and Amp UNit - x6 pictures, and text by E. Morton Wright.
Fashion: Pyjama Dress by Tiktiner of France, With rug by Casa Pupo (over hp) - Scarecrow Dress by Ken Scott of Milan with Model standing outside Casa Pupo's Studio in Pimlico Rd. - Pyjamas with Anorak Type Jacket from Christian Dior, Model Ouside Casa Pupo Studio x pictures and text.
Correspondence from Readers:
Aerial Photograph Over Poss. Medieval Village at Silverstone - picture and letter from John Eason Gibson, The British Racing Drivers Club. London WI.
Quern with Finger Grips on Show at Tamworth Castle, Staffs - picture and letter from Frank Rodgers, 26 Findern Cl. Allestree, Derby.
12thC Wall Paintings in Fiarstead Church nr Chelmsford - picture and letter from David Tarlton, Terling, Essex.
Convent of Old Carmelites at Bussaco, Portugal - picture and letter from Joyce Williams, Park Lodge, Horsham, Sussex.
Steps Leading to Llyn Cwm Bychan nr Harlech, Merioneth - picture and letter from Frank Rodgers, 26 Findern Cl. Allestree, Derby.
Device with Spiral Rollers of Unknow Purpose: Squeezing the Butter? - x2pictures and letter from C. G. Holland-Martin, Silver Rill, Overbury, Tewkesbury.
Minolta Auto Zoom 8 Cine Camera - fp advert with prices of it and other models of camer etc
Three Nuns Tobacco - fp back cover; original owners name i pencil on top of page
The Bagpipe Maker from a Painting by Claude Harrison - fp colour advert for Shell.
Squires Gin - fp colour.
Plus many more adverts.
Property For Sale Supplement with some houses named, and with one photo. unless otherwise stated. If you want to know if a particular house is advertised, please ask:
Shipton Sollars Manor, Glos. - hp x3pics
Gambledown FRarm, Sherfield English, Hants.
The Castle Hill Estate, Rotherfield, Sussex.
Petersfield Farm,Beare Green, Surrey.
Littleworth, Gibraltar, Bucks.
Ileclash, Fermoy, Co. Cork, Eire.
Home Farm, Stradbroke, Norfolk.
Siddington Lodge, Glos. By direction of Earl Bathurst's Trustees.
Little Ann, near Andover.
Clatto Hill, Fife, Scotland.
Tuckdean Manor, nr Northleach, Glos. By Direction. Of Mrs P. E. A. Sangster.
Church Farm Cottage, East Wittering.
Wamil Hall, Worlington Suffolk.
Menacuddle House, Cornwall.
Sadlers Edge, Bourton on the Water.
Durofrd Court, Liss, nr Petersfield.
MIllwaters, Newbury, Berks.
Bandirran, Pangbourne, Berks.H
Heasmans Mead, and Ashdown Farm, Sussex Surrey Kent Borders x2pics.
Tide End, Straberry Vale, Twickenham with Thames Frontage x2pics.
The Old Rectory, Fobant.
Friars Oak, Beaulieu.
Plas Newydd, Llanfair DC near Ruthin, Denbighshire (To be let on 7 year lease).
BIxen Cottage, Newbourne.
TheVicarage, Markbeech, Kent. By dir. Of Church Commissioners.
The Old Barn, Bodicote, nr Banbury.
The Vern, Herefordshire. By direction of Exectrs of Captain R. S. de Q. Quincey, decd. - x3pics. Info. Bodenham I think.
Hatfield Court House nr Leominster
Park House, Rivenhall, Essex.
The Chantry, Farnham.
Berrow Hill House, Feckenham.
Old Rectory, Naunton Beauchamp.
Beckside House Farm, nr Harrogate, Yoriks.
Stoatley Copse, Farnham Lane, Haslemere.
Fairmead, nockholt, Kent. By dir of His Honour Judge W. D. M. Sumner OBE QC x3pics on a hp.
Doningtoin Hall, Leicestershire (to be let).
Cala Vadella, Ibiza.
Lambourn Stud, Berks. X2pics.
The Cotswold Stud, Lower Slaughter. ON Instructions of Execrs of Late Mr Edwaqrd Bee - x2pics.
Polmaily House, Drumnadrochit, Inverness-shire.
Fordwater Farm, Axminster.
Stoney Ware, Marlow, Berks Bucks Borders. By direction of Mrs G. J. Gatty Saunt.
Stocklands, Warwick Wold, nr Mertsham, Surrey.
Residence Just Outside Bath. Estate of Mrs P. A. Bartholomew, decd.
Ffosrhydygaled Chancery, Cardiganshire.
The Pines, and Manor Farm, Wissett nr Halesworth, Suffolk.
Devichoys Barton, Perranarworthal, Cornwall. Sleekburnc. 1606
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 315 x 232 mm (12.25x9.25inches). There is a little age yellowing. Some of the pages maybe loose, and have handling marks, blemishes due to their age; the back cover has some spotting and the orig. owners name in pencil at top. The rest of the magazine is in a good clean condition. The colour front cover is clean.The images vary in size. 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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