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By THOMAS TOD STODDART.
With a Fishing Map of Scotland, and other Illustrations. « Without a second's pause of hesitation, we pronounce the book the best extant as an angling guide to the salmon and trout waters of Scotland, and particularly to the famous Tweed and its many tributaries. ....."-Bell's Life.
(A new, improved and cheaper edition on the press).
By JOHN STEWART, V.S.
Price 6s. 6d. “Will always maintain its position as a standard work upon the management of horses."Mark Lane Express.
By the same Author, ADVICE TO THE PURCHASERS OF HORSES. Being a short and familiar Treatise on the Internal Formation of the Horse; the nature of Soundness and Unsoundness; and the Laws relating to Sale and Warranty: with Copious Directions for discovering Unsoundness prior to Purchasing.
A New Edition, 18mo. Price 2s.6d.
THE MOOR AND THE LOCH. Containing minute instructions in all Highland Sports, with Remarks upon the Wild Birds
and Beasts of the Scottish Mountain.
By JOHN COLQUHOUN, Esq. Third Edition, with which is now incorporated, “ROCKS AND RIVERS," &c., by the same Author.
In Svo. with numerous Illustrations. Price 12s.6d.
In small 8vo., bound in cloth, 5s.
Now first collected and edited
In Two volumes royal 8vo., price 31., handsomely bound in cloth,
THE BOOK OF THE FARM; Detailing the Labours of the Farmer, Farm-Steward, Ploughman, Shepherd, Hedger, Cattle-man, Field-worker, and Dairy-maid; and forming a safe monitor for Students
in Practical Agriculture,
By HENRY STEPHENS, F. R. S. E. This edition is illustrated with Portraits of Animals painted from the life, engraved on steel by Thomas Landseer and others; and with 600 engravings on wood by Branston, representing the principal Field operations, Implements, and Animals treated of in the Work.
WILLIAM BLACKWOOD AND Sons, Edinburgh and London; to be had of all Booksellers.
A CALENDAR OF THE RACES IN GREAT BRITAIN
AND IRELAND IN 1852.
ALPHABETICAL LIST OF HORSES IN TRAINING.
COLOURS OF THE RIDERS; LENGTH OF COURSES ;
LIST OF THE TRAINERS, JOCKIES, &c. &c.
By W. RUFF,
TURF REPORTER TO THE DAILY LONDON PAPERS, AND BELL'S LIFE IN LONDOX.'
LONDON: PRINTED BY WILLIAM CLOWES AND SONS, STAMFORD STREET. THE GUIDE TO TŅE TURF for 1854 will be published in NOVEMBER next, as soon after the close of the Racing Season as possible. Its principal contents will be, a complete CALENDAR of the Races in GREAT BRITAIN and IRELAND in 1853; the Horses indexed, with their Pedigrees; the NOMINATIONS for 1854; and the Derby, Oaks, St. Leger, and Great Yorkshire Stakes for 1855; Performances of the Two Year Olds in 1853; the Derby and St. Leger Lots ; Laws of Racing, List of Trainers, &c.; Winners of the Great Races from their commencement, &c.