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RURAL SPORTS (2 VOLUMES)
Written by William B. Daniel.
Stock no. 2127953
Published by Bunny And Gold. Circa 1801. Almost very good condition.

2 volumes. Brown leather covers, gilt borders. B/w plates. Includes sections on dogs, plus fox and stag hunting, hare coursing. Rabbit, martin, badger and otter hunting. Angling, game shooting and waterfowl etc. Both volumes have been rebacked with new spines with raised bands; new endpapers, original boards and pages. Volume 1 No longer has its title page. All plates present. Volume 1 was published in 1801 and Volume 2 in 1802. Scuffing and wear to covers; heavy wear to corners. Foxing, browning and some margin marks.
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A PARSON'S SON: SPORTING ARTIST
Written by Michael Lyne. Illustrated by Michael Lyne.
Stock no. 1814949
Published by J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1974. Nearly fine condition.

Limited Edition of 750 numbered copies signed by the author. Oblong format. Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w and colour plates, b/w sketches throughout. All edges gilt. ISBN: 0851311768. This copy is number 101 of 750 SIGNED by the author. Included is original shipping box. Lower rear corner lightly bumped.
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SPORTING DOGS
Written by A. Croxton Smith. Illustrated by Vernon Stokes.
Stock no. 1505542
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition.

For all lovers of hunting, shooting, and coursing. Large format. Brown cloth with gilt title to spine and black title to front cover. Colour frontis plus b/w illustrations. 167 pages Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Corner of frontis creased. Some light foxing and browning to contents otherwise clean.
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BEAGLERS
Written by J. Ivester Lloyd.
Stock no. 1605743
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hare hunting with harriers, beagles and bassets. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713612614. Inscription in ink to front endpaper.
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THE SPORTSMAN'S DIRECTORY
Written by John Mayer.
Stock no. 576217
Published by Baldwin, Cradock and Joy. 1823. Slightly better than good condition.

Beige pictorial boards. 4th edition. B/w illustrations. The Sportsman's Directory or Park and Gamekeeper's Companion. Containing Instructions for Breeding, Feeding and Breaking Dogs; Hunting, Coursing and Shooting; Fishing, Preserving Game and Decoys; Breeding Pheasants, Partridges, Pigeons, Rabbits Etc. Also A Description of all Kinds of Poaching; How to Detect Poachers and to Destroy Their Works. With Upwards of 50 Valuable Recipes and Abstracts of the Last Game Laws. Rebacked with leather spine. Residual tapemarks to boards.
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THE SPORTSMAN'S DIRECTORY
Written by John Mayer.
Stock no. 576175
Published by Simpkin, Marshall & Co.. 1838. Good condition.

Small format. Green cloth, gilt title and shooting vignette to front cover. The Sportsman's Directory and Park & Gamekeeper's Companion. Being a Series of Instructions in Ten Parts for The Chase in its Various Classes: Coursing, Shooting, Fishing, The Preservation of Game and Decoys, Selection and Training of the Pointer and Spaniel, Breeding Pheasants, Partridges, Rabbits Etc. With Copious Directions for Trapping and Destroying Vermin and Detecting the Operations of the Poachere. An Appendix Containing Numerous Valuable Receipts and Useful Abstracts of the Game Laws and the Laws of Coursing. 6th edition. viii + 181 pages. B/w illustrations. Rear free endpaper missing. Front joint cracked, rear joint broken. Contemporary name in ink to title page. Covers a little marked. Corners slightly worn. Page 97 has crayon scribble but text still readable.
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THE GREYHOUND STUD BOOK VOLUME LXV
Written by Sydney H. Dalton.
Stock no. 625505
1946. Very good condition.

Established by the National Coursing Club 1882. Containing the names, colours, ages and pedigrees of Greyhounds registered therein up to May 31st, 1946. Compiled by Dalton. Green cloth, gilt title to spine & vignette to front. Blind decorative borders. 640 plus 38 pages. Corners lightly bumped & rubbed. Front joint has small split to bottom. Contents clean.
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