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The Early Life and Training of a Gundcg, Badcock, Lt. Col. G H
1 Badcock, Lt. Col. G H The Early Life and Training of a Gundcg
Watmoughs Ltd 1931 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper Good Illustrated in black-and-white 
Neat impressed owner stamp on endpaper. Some wear to covers along edges and spine. 111pp. Plus advertising matter at rear. 713039 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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Woodlore For Young Sportsmen., Batten, H Mortimer, with an introductio9n by Richard Clapham
2 Batten, H Mortimer, with an introductio9n by Richard Clapham Woodlore For Young Sportsmen.
Heath Cranton Ltd 1922 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Good to Very Good With 56 photographs direct from nature by W S Berridge and 25 line drawings by F A Simpson 
Page xiii (list of illustrations) has been torn and repaired with archive tape. Boards and spine very faded. Slight foxing to page edges. 286pp including index. A somewhat eclectic mix of sections include 'Life habits of British Wild Animals', 'The Game Birds of Great Britain', 'Vermin, Real and Unreal', 'Minor Hints for the Gunner', 'Angling and Habits of Fresh Water Fish', 'Rabbiting', 'Snaring', 'Mole Catching', ''Make Your Own Walking Stick', 'Skinning and Preserving Skins', 'Making Leather Goods', 'A Permanent Home in the Woods', 'Making a Toboggan', and 'Taking Care of your Puppy.' 117460 
Price: 28.80 GBP
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Hunting Weapons, Blackmore, Howard L
3 Blackmore, Howard L Hunting Weapons
Barrie & Jenkins 1972 0257656405 / 9780257656403 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper Good Reading Copy With 151 black-and-white plates throughout text 
EX-library with the usual stamps and imperfections. Tape marks on covers. (xxviii), 401 pp including notes, bibliography and index 713051 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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A Hunt Around the Highlands -  on the trail of Colonel Thornton., Brander, Michael
4 Brander, Michael A Hunt Around the Highlands - on the trail of Colonel Thornton.
The Standfast Press 1973 0950214825 / 9780950214825 Revised Second Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Very Good (clipped) Illustrated with colour frontispiece and mono plates 
Light shelf wear only. 240pp including notes and bibliography. This is the author's account of following in the footsteps of Colonel Thomas Thornton as related his 1784 account, 'Sporting Tour through the Northern Parts of England and Great Part of the Highlands of Scotland. 114140 
Price: 5.36 GBP
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The Roughshooter's Sport, Brander, Michael
5 Brander, Michael The Roughshooter's Sport
Douglas Saunders 1958 Hardback without dust wrapper Good to Very Good illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Some overall wear. Neat impressed owner stamp on endpaper. 231 pp. 710055 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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The Book of Hunting, Bucher, Ruth et al
6 Bucher, Ruth et al The Book of Hunting
Paddinton Press 1977 0448221853 / 9780448221854 First English Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Very Good Exuberantly illustrated with hundreds of colour and black-and-white photographs, many full- or double-page, drawings, diagrams, maps and fold-out charts. 
Wrapper puckered along top edge, and with some internal archive tape reinforcement. Folio 319pp including index. Covers all aspects of hunting worldwide, both of creatures by man, and also by each other, including a history of hunting, and a section on the World Wildlife Fund, who have sponsored this book. . This is a very large book covering a very large scope in some detail. Price includes heavy book shipping adjustment. WE WILL NOT ASK FOR EXTRA SHIPPING. 114620 
Price: 28.50 GBP
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Shooting and Stalking: a basic guide, Coles, Charles (ed)  plus various contributors
7 Coles, Charles (ed) plus various contributors Shooting and Stalking: a basic guide
Stanley Paul 1983 0091535301 / 9780091535308 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with photographs, drawings, woodcuts, charts, etc. 
Neat impressed owner stamp on endpaper. 204pp including glossary and bibliography. 713206 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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Rough Shooting, Grattan, Gurney A, and Roderick Willett
8 Grattan, Gurney A, and Roderick Willett Rough Shooting
Faber and Faber 1968 0571084648 / 9780571084647 Second (reviseed) edition. Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and line drawings 
Wrapper has edge wear. Neat impressed owner stamp on endpaper. 242pp including glossary and index. With observations on guns, proof marks, the art of shooting, dogs and their training, game rearing, diseases of game, and the techniques of successful shoot management including month by month duties on a rough shoot, also shooting and the law, including the police shotgun certificate. 713201 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker 1802-1853 [TWO VOLUMES], Hawker, Colonel Peter, with an introduction by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey, Bt
9 Hawker, Colonel Peter, with an introduction by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey, Bt The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker 1802-1853 [TWO VOLUMES]
Bath: Kingsmead reprints 1970 0901571318 / 9780901571311 2 Hardbacks with dust wrappers Near Fine Very Good With 10 black-and-white plates. 
Light shelf wear only. Wrappers now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. Neat impressed owner stamp on endpapers. Facsimile copy of the work first published in 1893. V1 (ix,) 366pp. V2 393pp including summary and index . 713143 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Legitimate Pursuit: The case for the Sporting Gun, Jackson, Tony
10 Jackson, Tony Legitimate Pursuit: The case for the Sporting Gun
Southampton: Ashford Press / The British Association for Shooting and Conservation 1988 1852531045 / 9781852531041 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs e 
Wrapper has sun-fading to spine, otherwise as new unread. 100pp. 713035 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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Hunter-Pointer-Retriever; The continental gundog [SIGNED COPY], Jackson, Tony (ed)
11 Jackson, Tony (ed) Hunter-Pointer-Retriever; The continental gundog [SIGNED COPY]
Ashford 1989 1852531894 / 9781852531898 Hardback with dust wrapper Illustrated with line drawings by Marion James and colour photographs. 
Signed and inscribed by the author on the front endpaper, also Gift inscription on endpaper. 151 pp. 713085 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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The Field Library: The Art of Shooting, Lancaster, Charles
12 Lancaster, Charles The Field Library: The Art of Shooting
Ashford Press Publishing 1990 1852532254 / 9781852532253 fifteenth edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Fine Profusely Illustrated in black-and-white by the author. 
Pages beginning to yellow at edges.. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 179pp plus advertising at rear. Facsimile copy of the work first published in 1889. 713036 
Price: 18.50 GBP
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Fur, Feather and Fin Series: The Pheasant, Macpherson, the Rev. H A, A J Stuart-Wortley, and Alexander Innes Shand
13 Macpherson, the Rev. H A, A J Stuart-Wortley, and Alexander Innes Shand Fur, Feather and Fin Series: The Pheasant
Southampton: Ashford Press 1986 Second Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine With 11 black-and-white illustrations by A Thorburn, and various diagrams in the text. 
With original clear acetate wrapper, as issued. (xxi), 265pp. Facsimile copy of the work first published in 1895 by Longmans, Green. In three parts: Natural History, Shooting, and Cookery. 713024 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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The Hare, Macpherson, the Rev. H A, The Hon. Gerald Lascelles, Charles Richardson, et al.
14 Macpherson, the Rev. H A, The Hon. Gerald Lascelles, Charles Richardson, et al. The Hare
Southampton: Ashford Press 1986 0907069274 / 9780907069270 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated in black-and-white by G D Giles, Archibald Thorburn and C Whymper 
With original clear acetate wrapper, as issued. Appears unread. 264pp. Re-issue of the work first published in 1896 by Longmans Green. 713155 
Price: 13.95 GBP
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The Sporting Rifle: A User's Handbook, Marshall-Ball, Robin
15 Marshall-Ball, Robin The Sporting Rifle: A User's Handbook
Pelham Books 1986 0720716691 / 9780720716696 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and maps 
Wrapper has wear and sun-fading to spine . 4to: 208pp including three appendices (useful addresses, the Law and the Rifle Shooter, and Ballistic Tables) and an index. 713010 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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The Sporting Rifle: A User's Handbook, Marshall-Ball, Robin
16 Marshall-Ball, Robin The Sporting Rifle: A User's Handbook
Pelham Books 1986 0720716691 / 9780720716696 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and maps 
4to: 208pp including three appendices (useful addresses, the Law and the Rifle Shooter, and Ballistic Tables) and an index. 713007 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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Game Birds, Beasts and Fishes: Natural History for Sportsmen: The Lonsdale Library Volume XX., Parker, Eric
17 Parker, Eric Game Birds, Beasts and Fishes: Natural History for Sportsmen: The Lonsdale Library Volume XX.
Seeley Service No date given. [1936] Hardback with dust wrapper. Good to Very Good Worn Illustrated with over eighty black-and-white photos 
Wrapper (now protected) has edge wear and some rubbing. Corners of book bumped. Newspaper review dates 21/3/36 tipped-in to rear endpaper. 584011 
Price: 26.96 GBP
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Shooting from Scratch, Paulet, Michael
18 Paulet, Michael Shooting from Scratch
Bucham and Enright 1987 0907675646 / 9780907675648 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated with drawings by Biffy 
Wrapper spine sun-faded. 240pp including bibliography, game register and index 713205 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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The Watcher and The Red Deer, Perry, Richard
19 Perry, Richard The Watcher and The Red Deer
The Country Book Club 1952 Hardback with dust wrapper Very Good Very Good 
Neat impressed owner stamp on endpaper. Foxing to fore-edge183 pp. 713079 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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A Bird in the Hand: Celebrated Falconers of the Past., Upton, Roger, with a foreword by the Duke of St Albans
20 Upton, Roger, with a foreword by the Duke of St Albans A Bird in the Hand: Celebrated Falconers of the Past.
Debrett's Peerage 1980 0905649346 / 9780905649344 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Very Good Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with art works and photographs 
Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has edge wear. Large 4to: 160pp including bibliography and index . Portraits of famous falconers of the last 200 years, both 'Gentlemen' and Professionals. 719129 
Price: 27.00 GBP
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