[PIG STICKING] The Hoghunters' Annual, 8 volumes. Bombay: The Times of India Press. 1929 - 38.
Large 8vo. 8 vols. Original cloth-backed stiff coloured paper wrappers, printed in black; illustrated throughout, many with coloured frontispieces, advertisements; spines a little rubbed, wrapper of vol VII with black diagonal mark to front, internally very clean, very good.
Volumes II, III, V, VII, VIII, IX, X and XI of this annual review of India pig-sticking edited mainly by H. Nugent Head and J. Scott Cockburn, both officers in the Hussars who were stationed in India. Reports and articles on all aspects of the sport are contributed by members of Tent Clubs around the subcontinent. The material is very varied, from reports on recent events to humorous stories, comic poems and historical essays. The range of illustrations is also fascinating, including photographs, line drawings and reproductions of paintings.