This Part describes riding to hounds
in England around 1800, where it is far better documented than in America.
Kyle Jones unearths the real expense involved in riding to hounds
Mr Cameron brings his experiences of nanny, prep school, Eton, Oxford, riding to hounds
, St James's clubs, the aristocracy, privilege, stately homes, private wealth, hunt balls and the Home Counties.
Perhaps it is the sheer pleasure of riding to hounds
that causes so much resentment.
With increasing wealth, he gradually degenerated into a rather sorry pursuer of 'county' life, country-house-non-culture; riding to hounds
, slaughtering more birds, beasts and fish than any other artist of his age.
Riding to hounds
because of the feeling of freedom, the companionship of other hunters and the experience of seeing the countryside from the back of a horse.
Second, riding to hounds
demands the courage and horsemanship (seeing a stride, sitting tight when a horse blunders at the gallop) that goes to make a jockey.
The two-and-a-half-year campaign to ban riding to hounds
north of the English border came to fruition when MSPs voted overwhelmingly in favour of the Protection of Wild Mammals (Scotland) Bill.
The Queen has ordered her eldest son to give up riding to hounds
, fearing that if he continues to do so it will bring the Royal Family into "disrepute".
The Everdon Hall Estate at Little Everdon, available for more than pounds 3 million, has evolved into the perfect backdrop for an Englishman's passions - riding to hounds
In it, the gallant officer riding to hounds
is shown in full control of his galloping horse, his shako firmly clamped to his head as if it were glued in place, yet he had only one arm
Crucially, he should give the impression that the only place he'd rather be is out riding to hounds
, and that, in his not exactly closed but deliberately limited mind, there is absolutely nothing more ghastly than a townie - except perhaps a townie who admits to liking Flat racing more than the jumps.
She has the perfect bottom to spread across a leather saddle when riding to hounds