DATED: 9 Oct 1969.
Outer Cover Photograph: Near Dorking Surrey - colour photo. By Kenneth Scowen.
Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Philippa Buckland Daughter of Mr J. F. S. Buckland of Badgworth Cottage, Almondsbury - photo by Harlip ; announcing forthcoming marriage to Mr John Tillyard of Greenway House, North Curry, Somerset.
Principal Contents and Features on:
Alderley Grange Gardens Gloucestershire- x7 pictures by James Lees-Milne and others, and article by Lanning Roper.
Irmgard Seefied the Opera Singer - 1x picture, and music article by Stewart Deas.
Gun Dogs for Work and Show: English Setters at Crufts - Springer Spaniels at a Field Trial - Golden Retrievers in Show Ring - Labrador at Work - x4 pictures by John Hopwood, Frank H. Meads, John Marchington; and article by Geoffrey Armitage.
Horse Racing at Newmarket; Huntercombe Ridden by E. Johnson and Yellow God, Ridden by Lester Piggott - x2 pictures and, article by Francis Byrne.
Golf at Portland Oregon: Billy Casper, and Lee Trevino - x2 pictures, and article by ~P. A. Ward-Thomas.
The Salerooms: Rococo a la Freancais - x5 pictures, and article by Frank Davis
The Oldest Trees in Britain: Stump of Pendrell Oak near Codsall Staffs - Trunk of the Much Marcle Yew in Herefordshire - Drawing of the Tortworth Chestnut Gloucestershire Made in 1838 - Hederow Elms, Staffs - x5 pictures, and article by Miles Hadfield.
Loseley Park, Surrey Home of Mr James More-Molyneux Part II - x8 pictures, and article by Marcus Binney.
Stone Windmill at High Ham, Langport, Somerset - x1 picture and small article.
Toward a Boat 10AM 22 Jan 1916 by James Page Roberts - x1 picture and small article.
Part of the New Y.H.A. Hostel At Slimbridge, Gloucs. - x1 picture and small article.
Gardens - x1 picture, and article by Christopher Lloyd.
The Rise of a Staging Town, Newark on Trent Part II: Market Place - The Saracen's Head and The Clinton Arms - Town Hall - Ceiling; Town Hall - Georgbian Houses Appleton Gate - East Side of Castle Gate - Wilson Street - Former Corn Exchange - Ossington Coffee Tavern - x10 pictures, and article by Arthur Oswald.
Prince Albert as Artist and Collector - x7 pictures, and article by John Charlton.
Temple of Music, an Engraving From a Treatise by Robert Fludd - x1 picture and text.
Rolls Royce Silver Shadow Car - x1 pictures and article by John Taylor.
Winter Sports in a Summer Country, Andorra and Spain: Pas de la Casa on the Andorran Border - Long Chairlift Up to The Pico de Baqueria - View Down the Pico de Baqueria - Outside the Restaurant at the Pico de Baqueria - Looking Towards the Steep Peaks of Aiguestortes - x5 pictures and article by Geoffrey Luckock.
Painter of The Sporting Life: Henry Alken - x4 pictures and article by G. Bernard Hughes.
Estate Market: Model of the new Faculty Building for the Colelge of Estate Management at Reading - Greystones, Donnington, Gloucestershire - x2 picture, and article by Michael Hanson.
Farming in the Western Isles - Lazy Beds (potatoes) on a Croft in South Harris - Ferry Load of Sheep Arriving from the Garvellochs - Haymaking i the Highland Manner - The Salen Show on the Isle of Mull - x4 pictures by Duncan McArthur, and article by Archie Macleod.
Lady Caroline Keppel Writer of the Love Song Robin Adiar Portrait by Joshua Reynolds - Robert Adair portrait by F. L. Abbott - x2 pictures and article by Angus Macnaghten.
Fashion: Crepe Evening Shirt and Skirt with Python Waiscoat by Ossie Clark - Long Wool Dress by Tsarina - Short Dress in Crepe with Fringed Sleeves by Pierre Celeyre for "O" - Pot Pourri Casket by Floris - x4 pictures and article by Anne Price.
Village Lock Up at Digby Lincolnshire - picture and correspondence from Ronald English, 24 Barrowby Rd, Grantham, Lincs.
Print of Slut, The Gun Pig in Action- picture and correspondence from Arthur Rawlence, Monks Barn, Sherborne, Dorset.
Eden House, Tunbridge Wells - picture and correspondence from Denise Wilton 55 Frant Rd, Tunbridge Wells, Kent.
Close up of a Bush Cricket - picture and correspondence from Stuart Wilton, Tunbridge Wells.
Normanton Church, Rutland, Threatened by Reservoir - picture and correspondence from John Codrington, Stone Cottage, Hambleton, Oakham, Rutland .
The Butter Market at Harrold, Beds. - picture and correspondence from John Bland, 169 Turner Rd. Edgware, Middx.
Silver Vase 1836 - picture and correspondence from R. F. Coker, Tarkwa, Mellersh Hill Rd, Wonersh Park, Guildford, Surrey.
Fence in Caernarvonshire Made of Slate - picture and correspondence fromMiles Hadfield, Dillo9n's Orchard, Wellington Heath, Ledbury, Hererforshire.
Village Cross and Lock Up at Steeple Ashton, Wilts - picture and correspondence from Miss M. Wight, 14 Overbury Rd. Hereford.
Dry Martini - fp colour
Piaget Watches - fp colour
Bells Three Nuns Tobacco - fp colour
Lombard Banking - fp
Sotheby's Beteran and Vintage Vehicles VIII Sale: 1928 Mercedes Benz Model S Sports Cabriolet - fp
Mens Knitwear by Pringle - fp colour
Watch by Montre Royale de Geneve - fp colour
Plus Many more adverts.
Property for Sale - Large supplement with some houses named, and with photos (If you want to know if a particular house is advertised, please ask). Sleekburnc.
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). Original owners name in pencil on back cover advert. 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. 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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