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Image for Exmoor: The Riding Playground of England.

Exmoor: The Riding Playground of England.

By: Aldin, Cecil.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: H. F. & G. Witherby: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005996

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original tan cloth covered boards with deer details on cover and spine, some light shelfwear and marking to boards, light foxing to end papers, small clipping pasted onto front end paper but otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp 125, b&w illustrations, two folding maps, index. View more info

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The Defensive Shotgun: Techniques & Tactics.

By: Awerbuck, Louis.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: S.W.A.T. Publications, 1986.: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1688

Condition: Very Good


A4 sized softback with illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 78, b&w illustrations. A guide on how to use a shotgun in a defensive manner. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. S22. View more info

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The Sportsman's Bedside Book.

By: B.B.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005443

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, cream buckram spine with gilt titles in Very Good condition. First edition, pp237, b&w illustrations, Drawings by G.D.Armour. Etchings and tailpieces by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford. View more info

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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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Mine Eyes to the Hills.

By: Chalmers, Patrick V.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: A & C Black, Ltd.: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005445

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with some foxing throughout, otherwise in Very Good condition.With dustwrapper, Some marking and foxing, with small pieces missing from top and bottom of spine, minor chipping and tears. Internally repaired, otherwise complete, not price clipped, otherwise Very Good. First edition, with b&w illustrations and colour plates, pp368. With index, bibliography and index of authors. An anthology of the Highland Forest, arranged by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by V. R. Balfour-Browne. View more info

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A Bibliography of Guns and Shooting; Being A List of Ancient and Modern English and Foreign Books Relating to Firearms and their use and to the Compositionand Manufacture of Explosives; With an Introductory Chapter on Technical Books and the Writers of them, Firearms Inventions and the History of Gunmaking, and the Development of the Art of Shooting.

By: Gerrare, Wirt

Price: £150.00

Publisher: Roxburgh Press: 1894

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006538

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original beveled red cloth covered boards with gilt titles and illustration on front board and spine, rough cut pages, some small extinct worm holes on the front and read boards but internally unaffected by them and otherwise in Very Good condition. Revised Edition C.1894, pp vii, 216, adverts to rear, index. View more info

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The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker.

By: Hawker, Colonel Peter.

Price: £200.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co.: 1893

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005444

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes in hardback, in red cloth/ red leather, quarter bound, with gilt titles and illustrations on the spine, five raised bands on spine. Fine binding, slight foxing to some of the hand-cut pages, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition. Volume One: Frontispiece portrait of Col. Hawker with tissue guard. With pp366 plus 24 advertising pages. With b&w illustrations and map. Volume two: Frontispiece picture of bust of Col. Hawker with tissue guard. With pp391. With b&w tissue-guarded illustrations. With an introduction by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey. The Diary of Colonel Peter H... View more info

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Deer Forest Life.

By: McConnochie, Alexander Inkson.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Alexander Maclehose & Co.: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005463

Condition: Very Good


Hardback yellow cloth covers with black illustration on the front cover, some bumping, otherwise in Very Good condition.No dustwrapper. First edition, with b&w illustrations, with pp 237. Chapters include: Deerstalking, Fear in deer, Stalkers young and old, Stalking in sheep ground, Among the deer forests, The autobiography of a stag, Winter sport, Begin stalking with hinds and much more. View more info

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The Fowler in Ireland or Notes on the Haunts and Habits of Wildfowl and Seafowl including Instructions in the Art of Shooting and Capturing Them.

By: Payne-Gallwey Bart, Sir Ralph.

Price: £175.00

Publisher: John Van Voorst, 1882.: 1882

Seller ID: 887

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in navy blue cloth covers in very good condition, with navy blue end papers and tipped in label of heraldic weapon shield of the Farquharsons of Invercauld. S13.With ppxiii, 503. Some uncut pages, pages 61 to 63 have torn out bits, possible due to cutting the pages. Wildfowl Record Sheets at the rear intact. Frontispiece illustration; list of b&w illustrations, index. The Fowler in Ireland or Notes on the Haunts and Habits of Wildfowl and Seafowl including Instructions in the Art of Shooting and Capturing them. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT... View more info

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The Hunting Book of Gaston Phebus (Manuscripts in Miniature).

By: Phebus, Gaston.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Harvey Miller Publishers: 1998

Seller ID: 005441

ISBN: 1872501974

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition, pp226, beautifully illustrated with eighty seven miniatures, Gothic script. Introduction by Marcel Thomas and Francois Avril. Commentary by Wilhelm Shlag. English translation by Sarah Kane. History of the manuscript: In the course of its existence, the Livre de la Chasse (Book of the Hunt) has changed hands many times. It once belonged to Aymar de Poitiers (late 15th C), and Bernardo Clesio, bishop of Trento, who gave the manuscript shortly before 1530 to the archduke of Austria, Ferdinand I of Habsburg and brother of Charles V. In 1661, the marquess of Vigneau g... View more info

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Roe Stalking.

By: Prior, Richard.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: The Game Conservancy, 1987.: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1687

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 130, b&w illustrations. A guide to stalking and shooting Roe Deer. S22. View more info

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Gamonia or, The Art of Preserving Game.

By: Rawstorne, Lawrence.

Price: £950.00

Publisher: Rudolph Ackermann: 1837

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005453

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original green leather binding, spine professionally rebacked retaining the original end papers (see pictures), frontispiece has been professionally reattached, previous owners name on front end paper which has been removed, edges rubbed and corners worn, gilt title on spine and framing on boards, all edges gilt, a tight and solid copy in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 208, 15 hand coloured plates, frontis and plates on pages 179 & 189 are missing tissue guards. View more info

Image for Smith's Standard Encyclopedia of Gas, Air and Spring Guns of the World

Smith's Standard Encyclopedia of Gas, Air and Spring Guns of the World

By: Smith, Walter Harold Bingham-Black

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Castle Book, New York: 1957

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003271

Condition: Very Good


Some fading to the spine of dust jacket. Some shelf wear and some marks to end pages, otherwise in Very Good condition. With lots of illustrations of guns from around the world. This book includes: blowguns, gas and spring guns, cocking systems, carbon dioxide guns, Pneumatic guns, ammunition, test results, and more. S36. View more info

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Bow Versus Gun.

By: Smythe, John & Barwick, Humfrey.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: EP Publishing, 1973.: 1973

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 1690

Condition: Fine


Hardback, in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. Facsimile editiion [1590], pp xv, 29 (main text block largely unpaginated). Bow versus Gun being a reprint of 'Certain Discourses, written by Sir John Smythe, Knight: Concerning the formes and effects of divers sorts of weapons.' 1590 and ' A breefe Discourse, Concerning the force and effect of all manuall weapons of fire, by Humfrey Barwick.' 1594. With an introduction by E.G. Heath. SCARCE TITLE. S22. View more info

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Grundbog for kursus i natur, og vildtpleje.

By: Sørensen, Egon.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Hornslet: 1972

Seller ID: 006278

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition. With dedication to previous owner on fly-sheet. No dustwrapper, pp160, with color and b&w illustrations, maps. Course on nature and field sports, in Danish. View more info

A Sporting Tour Through the Northern Parts of England and Great Part of the Highlands of Scotland.

By: Thornton, T.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Edward Arnold, 1896.: 1896

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 006611

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover bound in half vellum with marbled paper covered boards, partial brown leather label to spine with gilt titles, top edge gilt, rough cut pages, vellum on spine marked, some light shelfwear to edges, previous owners name in ink on half title page but otherwise in Very Good condition. New edition (1896) pp xviii, 332, colour frontis, 19 b&w plates. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Wildfowler's Year.

By: Tryon, Aylmer & Monahan, Hugh.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Collins: 1952

Seller ID: 005772

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with some minor foxing, otherwise in Very Good condition, with remnant dust wrapper.With pp93, with full colour plates and b&w illustrations. Beautifully illustrated book about Wildfowling. View more info

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Air Guns and Air Pistols.

By: Wesley, L.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Cassell & Co. Ltd.: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006265

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, with previous owner's name and dedication. W3 ith dustwrapper, price clipped, some rubbing, foxing and small chips, previous owners protective wrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. With archival wrapper, backed with brown paper. Some foxing on the edge block and first pages, pp178, with b&w illustrations and index. Air Guns and Air Pistols. View more info

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Modern Wildfowling.

By: Wildfowler 'of the Field'.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Horace Cox: 1880

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005438

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers with gilt titles on front and spine. Gilt illustration on front cover. Some slight rubbing to the spine, slight foxing to front end papers, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition. With b&w illustrations, some are pull-out. With pp511. Frontispiece pull-out picture: line drawing of 'Wildfowler' and puntsman in his double-handed punt to Brent geese. Wildfowler used to write for the Deeside Field. Beautiful copy with pages intact. Chapters on wildfowling, punt guns, muzzle-loading punt guns, breech-loading punt guns, shoulder guns and much more. View more info