Book entitled, 'Hog Hunting in Lower Bengal', illustrated by Percy Carpenter

Object Title

Book entitled, 'Hog Hunting in Lower Bengal', illustrated by Percy Carpenter

Book entitled, 'Hog Hunting in Lower Bengal', illustrated by Percy Carpenter

Date

1861

Reference

CAR 1

Level

File

Scope and Content

London, published December 2, 1861. by Day and Son, Lithographers to the Queen. W. Thacker & Co.,London and Thacker, Spink & Co., Calcutta, Dedicated by permission to the Calcutta Tent Club.

Coloured lithographic title page and 8 plates, with text description of each plate:

Title page: 'Vultures devouring the Hog..' E. Walker lith,
Plate I: The Meet,
Plate II: The Beat,
Plate III: Tally-Ho!,
Plate IV: 1st Spear,
Plate V: The Charge,
Plate VI: The Hog at Bay,
Plate VII: The Death [Text to this plate describes the Title page vignette],
Plate VIII: Tent Club at Tiffin

Extent

1 volume

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

Folio volume

Access Conditions

Open access

Associations

Creator(s) Mr Percy Carpenter