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BIG GAME AND BIG LIFE
Written by J. Morewood Dowsett.
Stock no. 1814756
Published by John Bale, Sons & Danielsson Ltd.. 1st 1925. Almost very good condition.

Cloth boards, gilt titles and vignettes. Numerous b/w plates. A book about adventure and hunting big game. SIGNED by the author by means of an inscription diagonally across the front endpaper. Text block browned. The occasional margin mark. All plates present. Occasional annotation in pencil.

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LONG NETTING AND NET-MAKING
Written by Jon Hutcheon.
Stock no. 1208849
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition.

A Rabbit Catcher's Guide. A detailed and informative book telling you everything about this highly effective method of pest control. The author is a keen conservationist and experienced rabbit catcher. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. 128 pages includes index and glossary. ISBN: 1861268211. Base of spine bumped else a fine copy.

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WILD BEASTS AND THEIR WAYS
Written by Samuel White Baker.
Stock no. 2123640
Published by Macmillan & Co.. 2nd 1891. Very good condition.

Second edition, in One Volume. Brown leather raised bands to spine, gilt titles and decorations. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Reminiscences of Europe, Asia, Africa and America. A few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Front joint is a bit cracked. Stitching to frontis can be clearly seen on verso. Page edge browning, a few page corner creases.

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MICHAEL LYNE SPORTING ARTIST
Written by John Yeates. Illustrated by Michael Lyne.
Stock no. 2123537
Published by The Sportsman's Press. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0948253576. SIGNED by author, with dedication to previous owner. Bumping to top and tail of spine and along a couple of cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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BRITISH SPORTING BIRDS
Written by F.B. Kirkman; Horace G. Hutchinson. Illustrated by G.E. Lodge; Allen W. Seaby.
Stock no. 1814337
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. 1936. Almost very good condition.

A guide to the natural history and the sporting value of the main British game birds. Large format. Blue cloth boards, black titles and illustration of ducks flying to front. Colour plates & b/w photos. Edited by Kirkman & Hutchinson with contributions by others. xii and 428 pages. Edges rubbed, boards marked. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper and top corner of same removed. Text block browned and grubby. Some foxing present. All plates present with some foxing to margins.

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RIDING RECOLLECTIONS
Written by G.J. Whyte-Melville. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1814090
Published by W. Thacker & Co.. 1st 1898. Very good condition.

Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front board. Colour frontis with tissue guard plus b/w plates. Deckle edged. Top edge gilt. Spine faded, boards unevenly faded, rear board also scuffed. Neat name & date in ink to free front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.

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'PLAIN OR RINGLETS?'
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by John Leech.
Stock no. 1814075
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1914. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth boards with gilt title and vignette to front. Colour plates & b/w text illustrations. 539 pages plus 8 pages publisher adverts to rear. Top edge gilt. Spine browned and edge worn, corners worn. Four small black marks to front board. Name & date in pencil to free front endpaper. Minor foxing to vertical edges. Evidence of bookworm to rear contents (not bad).

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HUNTING THE FOX
Written by Richard Greville Verney. Illustrated by Lionel Edwards.
Stock no. 1813968
Published by Constable & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1925. Very good condition.

Illustrated Edition. Red cloth, gilt titles. 6 tipped-in colour plates. Corners bumped, spine slightly faded. Bump to rear vertical edge of board. A few scattered foxspots. All plates present.

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WILD LONE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2122673
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1938. Very good condition.

The story of the Pytchley fox. 9.25 x 6 ins. Green cloth with cream spine. 13 full page wood engravings and 37 b/w chapter headers and footers. Spine and a few cover edges are faded. Spotting to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.

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MASTER TOBY'S HUNT
Written by Arthur O. Fisher. Illustrated by Frank Hart.
Stock no. 1506548
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 1st 1934. Slightly better than good condition.

or the Precocious Nimrod. Large format 11.5 x 9". Yellow cloth, black title and vignettes to front. B/w and red, black and white illustrations throughout. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Covers grubby and marked. Contents pulled so feel a little loose. Some foxing, light browning and an odd fingermark but generally contents are clean.

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WILD LONE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1608852
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1938. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The story of the Pytchley fox. 9.25 x 6 ins. Green cloth with cream spine. 13 full page wood engravings and 37 b/w chapter headers and footers. Spine and corners bumped; split at base of spine. Dents to board edges. A little scattered foxing but contents generally very good. Wrapper is edge creased and torn, chipped with loss, some surface damage and grubby marks to rear.

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JORROCKS ON 'UNTING
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1506225
Published by William Heinemann. 1909. Almost very good condition.

Brown boards, with pictorial onlay to front cover. 6.75 x 5.25". B/w text illustrations and 3 tipped-in colour plates. 31 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine browned. A couple of small marks to covers. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Two letters written on rear pastedown. Foxing, mainly to endpapers.

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