1968 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine VERONICA BLYTH Humewood Wicklow JENSEN CAR (4173)

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SIDMOUTH DEVON Jensen Interceptor LAKE DISTRICK MOUNTAIN RESCUE TEAMS incl KESWICK Cedar Shade Hotel Sidmouth THE OLD CAKE SHOP BANBURY   

COUNTRY LIFE

Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1968

 

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Veronica Blyth, Daughter of Captain H. W. Blyth of Melgund Glen, Minto, Roxburghshire, Scotland - photo by Harlip; announcing forthcoming marriage to Mr Nicholas Smith of The Old Manor, Ellisfield, Hants.  

Outer Cover Photograph: Afon Dysynni, Merioneth - A Pony on Native Heath - photo by Kenneth Scowen.

Principal Contents and Features:

FARMER WITH A FIELD GLASS by FRANK SYKES ...   VERSE (Connacht) BY HUGH McKINLEY... THE PENALTIES OF INDIFFERENCE (Old Cake Shop Banbury Oxon) by MICHAEL WRIGHT ..... THE TOWN OF THE IMPERIAL SUN (Sidmouth Devon x5photos incl Woodlands Hotel, SIdholme, Salcombe Lodge etc) by BRIAN DUNNING .. SIGNS OF LIFE AT BURLINGTON HOUSE by CHRISTOPHER NEVE .. HUMEWOOD CASTLE, CO. WICKLOW— Part I (X8 photos) by MARK GIROUARD .. .. BIRD PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE LAW (x5photos) by RICHARD VAUGHAN ... THE DRY WHITE WINES OF BORDEAUX (x5 Chateau Haut Brion Blanc; Chateau La Mission Haut Brion) by EDMUND PENNING-ROWSELL ... PIRANESIAN VISIONS OF TODAY by JOHN BETJEMAN ... PRESERVING THE HEDGES OF WALES by JOHN L. JONES ... IN THE STEPS OF DENMARK'S KINGS by GRAHAM NORTON ... EVOLUTION OF THE ORANGE STRAINER by G. BERNARD HUGHES ... MOUNTAIN RESCUE IN THE LAKE: DISTRICT by JOHN WYATT ...

Regular Features: A COUNTRYMAN'S NOTES by IAN NIALL .. . . TALKING ABOUT SALE-ROOMS by FRANK DAVIS .. RACING NOTES by FRANCIS BYRNE . . A GOLF COMMENTARY by P. A. WARD-THOMAS ... THE MUSICAL SCENE by STEWART DEAS ... THE LAW AND THE LAND by MURGATROYD .... THE ESTATE MARKET by MICHAEL HANSON ...REIVE... CORRESPONDENCE .. TOWN AND COUNTRY... IN MY GARDEN by CHRISTOPHER LLOYD ... CARS DESCRIBED (Jensen Interceptor) by J. EASON GIBSON  ... A CAUSERIE ON BRIDGE by M. HARRISON-GRAY ... NEW BOOKS by GEOFFREY GRIGSON ... FASHION by ANNE PRICE

Many of the principal contents come with images/photos.

Property Supplement - Houses for Sale: many with photo.

Advertising.

There is a handwritten address on the back page advert for H R Owen Motor Cars advert.

 
CONDITION /DIMENSIONS
 

This is a heavy magazine; 54 pages (108 sides). It measures 345 x 235 mm (13.5 x 9.25 " ) approx. It retains the outer advertising cover. The spine is worn. There may be some age yellowing with some spotting. The images are in b&w unless otherwise stated. Some of the pages may have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.

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. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding.

The process of the page numbering in The Country Life issues are applied in a yearly sequence and therefore do not start at number 1. The descriptive text in my listing details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

The magazine will be sent in a board backed envelop by Royal Mail. Please Note for RM SPECIAL DELIVERY SERVICE price does not include Friday posting for Saturday delivery; please contact for price re. this service.

 

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