?The Trail of the Sandhill Stag? is a 1899 short story by Ernest Thompson Seton that chronicles a hunter’s attempt at stalking a stag. With charming illustrations throughout, this engaging and captivating tale will appeal to lovers of nature literature and is not to be missed by fans of Seton charming work. Ernest Thompson Seton (1860 ? 1946) was an English author and wildlife artist who founded the Woodcraft Indians in 1902. He was also among the founding members of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), established in 1910. He wrote profusely on this subject, the most notable of his scouting literature including ?The Birch Bark Roll? and the ?Boy Scout Handbook?. Seton was also an early pioneer of animal fiction writing, and he is fondly remembered for his charming book ?Wild Animals I Have Known? (1898). Other notable works by this author include: ?Lobo, Rag and Vixen? (1899), ?Two Little Savages? (1903), and ?Animal Heroes? (1911). Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this book now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially-commissioned new biography of the author.