Article - The Hunt and the Hunted

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      GB 58 Add MS 88918/6/1
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      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000177.0x00018f
  • Dates of Creation
      [c 1997]
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      1 folder

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Partly autograph and partly typewritten. Drafts and notes made by Hughes in the course of writing the article, looking at the effect of hunting on the numbers of deer and foxes in the West Country and how such numbers might be affected if a ban was introduced. Including quotations from other sources and a graph used to illustrate the number of Red Deer on Exmoor from 1650.


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Article written by Hughes also titled 'The Hart of the Mystery' was published in The Guardian on 5th July 1997.