The Chace: ‘Sport of Kings’

It’s Autumn, so most of the UK’s hunting seasons are now underway. It seems like a good time to read the great hunting georgic, The Chace (1735) by William Somervile (or Somerville). I feel like I have a few things in common with Somervile. As well as being distant cousins, we both grew up in … Continue reading The Chace: ‘Sport of Kings’