by Mason Houghland
This small gem is a "how-to" book, stylishly written and with great humor, for foxhunters. Gone Away discusses every aspect of foxhunting—all in a simple and easy-to-read format. A pure joy to read, it is filled with quotable quotes, pure hunting sense, and heartwarming vignettes.
Mason Houghland settled in Brentwood, Tennessee, near Nashville, where he started the Spur Oil Company. He founded the Hillsboro Hounds in 1932 and served as Master and huntsman. He founded the founded the Iroquois Steeplechase in 1941. He died in 1959.