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I read these when I was in high school before Ruark died......






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And, of course, I read Jack O'Connor's book back in 1961.....we had a First Edition but, sadly, it is lost now....

* I now own a revised Second Edition which came out in 1977.....same beautiful artwork....










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I've got one of those Ruark hunting books around somewhere... in a box I've not seen in years, I think.  
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Well it's time I read BRIDESHEAD REVISITED....It appears that my $3 find is a First Edition worth over $200....









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So far it is a pleasure just reading this fellow's prose.....The 'Old School Tie' and all that fancy stuff..... 



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Eduardo is afraid "The Marching Morons" is too complex for him to understand....
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Eduardo... it's ONLY 11, 159 words...
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Well, reading THE LOST ISLAND got me in the mood for THE ODYSSEY....so the Marching Morons will have to wait.....





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I am reading the D.C.H. Rieu translation.....





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After THE ODYSSEY Eduardo resumed reading BRIDESHEAD REVISITED......I am reading about all the problems of the poor folks who live in 700 year old Manor Houses with all of their 39 servants and stables and foxhounds.....





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