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The Red Stags of the Rakaia.

By: Banwell, D. Bruce.

Price: £130.00

Publisher: Reed: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006240

ISBN: 0589004859

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in red cloth covers, in Very Good condition with dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. First edition, with maps of the Rakaia Deer Forest on FEP. Map of deer stalking blocks on inside back cover. With dedication by author, which reads: 'To Ian, best wishes with your stalking for 1973. Author.' First Edition, pp165, b&w illustrations, and index. The red stags of the Rakaia. View more info

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Thoughts Upon Hunting in a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend.

By: Beckford, Peter.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Sarum, E. Easton, 1782.: 1782

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 1436

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback, Original quarter leather over marble paper covered boards, ornately decorated spine with gilt title and tooling and five raised bands, speckled edges to text block, in Near Fine condition with just occasional foxing. Second edition, pp x, 358, engraved frontis and 2 diagrams of kennels to rear. A classic book on fox hunting. SCARCE TITLE. Counter Shelf. View more info

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Sporting Rhymes and Pictures.

By: Booth, J.L.C.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench Trübner and Co, 1898.: 1898

Seller ID: 981

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with illustrated covers in oblong format: (6.25 inches tall by 10 wide) with some shelf wear on corners and some fading to pages, stain on rear cover and lower portion of front cover, internally unaffected but otherwise in good condition. No dust wrapper. b&w illustrations. Line drawings by the author. Pp 88. Poems of fox hunting and gentlemen's sports. Three sections: Ancient, Fur and Feather; A Bear Hunt and Modern, Transplanted; The Enemy; and Saddle-Room Songs, including King o' Trumps; To Finish the Season and more. S17. View more info

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Dawn, Dusk and Deer.

By: Cadman, Arthur.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Countrylife Ltd: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006248

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, bookplate of author Ian Alcock, dustwrapper with some shelfwear, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp 138, b&w illustrations. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe. The author, who is Deputy Surveyor of the New forest, is a forester, a naturalist and an authority on this country. He naturally knows the Roe, Fallow, Red and Sika deer of his own forest area intimately, but he has also studied (and stalked) deer in Scotland and elsewhere." The author introduces the reader to the natural history and habits of... View more info

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The Fallow Deer.

By: Cadman, W. A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Forestry Commission.: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006459

Condition: Very Good


Stapled leaflet with illustrated covers, with previous owner's name written at the top, in Very Good condition. With pp40, b&w illustrations and diagrams. Forestry Commission leaflet View more info

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Ferrets & Ferreting: A Practical Manual on the Breeding, Managing, Training and Working of Ferrets.

By: Carnegie, W.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: The Bazaar. Exchange & Mart: 1922

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 006113

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated paper covers, some small chips missing from head and foot of spine, light shelfwear, frontis slightly marked but otherwise in Very Good condition. Fifth edition, Revised and Enlarged, pp 63, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

Grouse Shooting and Moor Management.

By: Cazenove, Bernard.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Country Life Ltd: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005810

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, light blue cloth covered boards, boards slightly faded through dustwrapper leaving a faint impression of wrapper on the cloth, corners slightly bumped, some very light wear to bottom of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition, price clipped dustwrapper with some missing chips and small stain on front cover (see photo) but otherwise in Good condition. In a clear archival wrapper. First edition, pp 144, b&w plates. First hand instructional hints to the sportsman going to shoot grouse. Grouse preservation, the draining, burning and general managements of moors. View more info

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Field Sports of Scotland: The Sportsman's Library Vol. 21.

By: Chalmers, Patrick R.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Phiip Allan: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005522

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original red cloth covered boards with silver titles in Near Fine condition, dustwrapper with darkened and marked spine and covers, two chips missing from front cover, wear and chipping to head and foot of spine, amateur repair with tape to head of rear flap, contemporary price stickers over original marked prices, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 253, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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Deerstalking: The Sportsman's Library Vol. 9.

By: Chalmers, Patrick R.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Philip Allan: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005523

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original red cloth covered boards with silver titles, some fading and marking to front board and top of spine but otherwise in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some significant loss to edges, amateur repairs internally and externally with tape but otherwise in Good+ condition and now in clear archival wraps. First edition, pp vii, 253, b&w plates, index. View more info

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Red Deer: The Behaviour and Ecology of Two Sexes (Wildlife Behaviour & Ecology)

By: Clutton- Brock, T.H.; Guinness, F.E. & Albon, S.D.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 1985

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006260

ISBN: 0852244479

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in illustrated card covers some rubbing to edges and corners, creasing to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 378. b&w illustrations and diagrams and index. Red Deer: Behavior and Ecology of Two Sexes is the most extensive study yet available of reproduction in wild vertebrate. The authors synthesize data collected over ten years on a population of individually recognizable red deer, usually regarded as conspecific with the American elk. Their results reveal the extent of sex differences in behavior, reproduction, and ecology and make a substantial contrib... View more info

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Memoirs of William Collie: A 19th Century Deerstalker

By: Collie, William.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Highland Printers: 1992

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 006233

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover with illustrated boards, spine somewhat faded but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 1000 [305], pp ix, 228, b&w illustrations, appendix. Scarce title. View more info

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Notes on the Chase of the Wild Red Deer in the Counties if Devon and Somerset with an Appendix Discriptive of the Remarkable Runs and Incidents Connected with the Chase from the year 1780

By: Collyns, Charles.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Lawrence & Bullen Ltd.: 1902

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 006209

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in quarter vellum binding with maroon buckram over boards, gilt titles to spine and gilt illustration to front board, some light shelfwear to edges and very light rubbing to extremities, light foxing and browning to endpapers but internally unaffected, rough cut pages. Limited edition of 250 [81], pp xxiii, 307, b&w illustrations throughout, appendix to rear. View more info

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Forays among Salmon and Deer.

By: Conway, James.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Chapman and Hall: 1861

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 006607

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original green ribbed cloth with gilt titles to spine, some light shelfwear to top and bottom of spine and corners, previous owners bookplate but otherwise in Very Good condition. First Thus, pp xii, 248. View more info

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Nights with and Old Gunner and Other Stories of Wild Life

By: Cornish, C.J.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Seeley and Co. Ltd.: 1897

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006002

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original green cloth covered boards with gilt titles and illustration, some light bumping to corners of boards and light shelfwear to edges, previous owners name and bookplate on fep, rough cut pages, some light foxing to pages opposite plates, but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 307, 16pp of adverts to rear, fifteen b&w plates. View more info

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The Perfect Shot, North America: Shot Placement for North American Big Game

By: Craig Boddington

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Safari Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007054

ISBN: 1571572678

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwarapper. First edition, Fourth Printing, pp viii, 215, colour illustrations throughout. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Scotch Deer-Hounds and Their Masters.

By: Cupples, George.

Price: £750.00

Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons.: 1894

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004480

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in publishers original dark red buckram over boards with beveled edges, motif of deer hound in gilt on front cover with gilt titles to spine, some light wear to head and foot of spine and corners of boards, small name plate of previous owner on front pastedown and small book sellers sticker in lower corner of front pastedown of Foyles bookshop, London but otherwise bright and in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xvii, 336, frontispiece with tissue guard plus three b&w plates with tissue guards, list of subscribers to rear. A scarce look at the history of Scottish Deerhounds. ... View more info

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Jagdfibel.

By: Czernin, Erdacht von F.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: F. C. Mayer: 1942

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 006279

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, complete with dustwrapper, unpaginated, pp120, with b&w illustrations, maps. A humorous look at hunting. In German. View more info

Rural Sports. 5 Volumes including Supplement.

By: Daniel, Rev. W. B.

Price: £900.00

Publisher: Bunny & Gold: 1801

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005398

Condition: Fine


3 Volumes bound in 5, Volumes 4 & 5 supplement. Fine Modern rebind by Shepherds Sangorski & Sutcliffe, half brown leather with marbled boards, gilt titles and details to spine, new endpapers, five raised bands on spine, some browning to certain pages but otherwise in Fine condition. First edition, pp 535, 378, 356, 742, b&w illustrations and diagrams, some fold out, indices. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Game Birds and Wild Fowl.

By: Dixon, Charles.

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Pawson & Brailsford: 1900

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005673

Condition: Very Good


Large hardcover in original light brown cloth with titles and illustrations on front board, gilt titles on spine, some light shelfwear to head and foot of spine, spine slightly browned, light shelfwear and bumping to corners, some foxing and offsetting throughout, previous owners names and dates on half title page dated 1900 and 1966 but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second Revised and Enlarged edition, pp xxviii, 476, colour plates throughout, appendix, index, list of subscribers. View more info

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Game-Bag and Creel

By: Dobie, W.G.M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: W. Green & Son: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006575

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles, some light rubbing to extremities but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 37, one tipped in colour plate and tipped in colour frontis, b&w illustrations in text. View more info