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RUM 'UNS TO FOLLOW
Written by Guy Paget; Dick Heathen; James Rudkin; Owston Fox.
Stock no. 2140747
Published by Collins. 1st 1936. Good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. Edited by Paget. Contains: Belvoir Talk by Heathen, A Belvoir Ride by Rudkin, A Short History of the Cottesmore Hunt by Fox, A Ride Round Oakham by Fox and The Pytchley Hunt by Heathen. Colour frontis. B/w plates. Grubby marks to covers, especially spine which has darkened. Name in ink to front pastedown. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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IT'S MY DELIGHT
Written by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2140732
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1949. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A thorough and entertaining discourse on the art of hunting by orthodox methods. Numerous b/w engravings. Blue/green cloth. 3rd printing. Spotting and some damp marking to covers. Front cover also has a school library gilt stamp. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some grubby marks; nicks and chips at edges.

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AMERICAN & BRITISH 410 SHOTGUNS
Written by Ronald S. Gabriel.
Stock no. 2140680
Published by Krause Publications. 1st USA 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An in-depth look at the 410 shotgun, from the 410 bore's origins in the latter half of the 19th century to the latest models. A must-read for all who fancy small-bore shotguns. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. Stunning colour photos. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 0873496795. A few light marks to covers. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF SIGHT HOUNDS, LONG DOGS AND LURCHERS
Written by David Brian Plummer.
Stock no. 2140249
Published by Robinson Publishing. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Includes individual chapters on the principal breeds and crosses, from the Greyhound, Irish Wolfhound, Scottish Deerhound and Whippet to the Afghan Hound, Saluki, Borzoi and Sloughi amongst others. Also the authors views on lamping and coursing and principal quarry species. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1854870963. Bumping along cover edges, a little fading. A few marks to covers. Some grubby marks and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine.

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IMAGES OF ANGLING: AN ILLUSTRATED REVIEW OF THREE CENTURIES OF BRITISH ANGLING PRINTS
Written by David Beazley.
Stock no. 2140078
Published by Creel Press. 1st thus 2010. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 256 pages, including index, alphabetical list of illustrations by title, catalogue of illustrations by artist and bibliography. ISBN: 9780956608604. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping to top corners of covers, which has gone through to page corners. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks and chips.

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STAGHUNTING ON EXMOOR 1940 - 1998
Written by Robin Dunn.
Stock no. 1323091
Published by Rare Books And Berry. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780953995196. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Erased pencil marking to half title-page else contents fine.Dustwrapper is faded to spine and front panel and a little edge creased.

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NORTH COUNTRY HUNTING HALF A CENTURY AGO
Written by Newton Wynne Apperley.
Stock no. 1823871
Published by W. Dresser & Sons. 1st 1924. Almost very good condition.

Fox hunting in the county of Durham. Red cloth spine with gilt title, blue cloth boards with gilt vignette of fox to front. A few b/w plates. A bulky tome of 632 pages including index. Spine slightly faded. Lower edges of boards are nibbled exposing board beneath cloth. Joints pulled but binding tight. Light browning and minor foxing to text block. Small mark to top of front endpapers. Contents clean.

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COURSING: THE PURSUIT OF GAME WITH GAZEHOUNDS
Written by Richard Grant-Rennick; Thomas Hope; et al.
Stock no. 2139748
Published by The Standfast Press. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. The Standfast Sporting Library. ISBN: 0950214892. Foxing to outer page edges, with browning. Wrapper is faded to spine, with some creasing; scuffing; a few nicks.

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WILD LONE
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2139700
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1938. Almost 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 is faded with some foxing. Marks to covers. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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STAGHUNTING ON EXMOOR 1940 - 1998
Written by Robin Dunn.
Stock no. 2139623
Published by Rare Books And Berry. 1st thus 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red boards with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780953995196. Wrapper a little edge-creased with faded spine.

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IMAGES OF ANGLING: AN ILLUSTRATED REVIEW OF THREE CENTURIES OF BRITISH ANGLING PRINTS
Written by David Beazley.
Stock no. 2139598
Published by Creel Press. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 256 pages, including index, alphabetical list of illustrations by title, catalogue of illustrations by artist and bibliography. ISBN: 9780956608604. Pale page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with small tears to top of spine and top of rear panel.

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MUNTJAC: MANAGING AN ALIEN SPECIES
Written by Charles Smith-Jones. Illustrated by Ashe Boon.
Stock no. 2138821
Published by Coch-Y-Bonddu Books. 1ST 2004. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 190478402X. Some grubby marks to endpapers.

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