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THE ADVENTURES OF AN ARTISAN HUNTER
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 1816662
Published by The Boydell Press. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The author recounts his exploits as a hunter, from boyhood days as a traunt in a Welsh mining valley, ratting and pursuing such game as could be found with a lurcher. He also explores such vanished pastimes of the working man as cockfighting. The main characters are his terrier, San, and two hawks, a buzzard and a goshawk. Green boards, silver title to spine, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851151086. A few grubby marks to text block. Price cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
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.
THE GAMEKEEPER AT HOME
Written by Richard Jefferies.
Stock no. 2127714
Published by Excellent Press. 2005. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Original edition was first published in 1880. This is revised edition of 1890, reissued in 2005. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1900318202. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and uneven fading to edges.
THE SPORTSMAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB; G.D. Armour.
Stock no. 2127177
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1937. Very good condition.
Cream cloth spine with gilt title, rest of covers are green. B/w plates and text illustrations. 237 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuff marks to spine, with some browning. Foxing to outer page edges.
RATCATCHER TO SCARLET
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2126366
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1926. Very good condition.
Large format. Black cloth with red titles and fox head vignettes. Colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 123 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.
THE TEMPLE TIGER AND MORE MAN-EATERS OF KUMAON
Written by Jim Corbett.
Stock no. 2126195
Published by Oxford University Press. 1955. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Green cloth, gilt title to spine, vignette to front cover. B/w photos. Some spotting and bumping to cover edges. Name in ink to front endpaper. Marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with tears and chips; some loss and grubby marks. A couple of repairs with sticky tape.
THE GOLLIWOGG'S FOX-HUNT
Written by Bertha Upton. Illustrated by Florence Upton.
Stock no. 2124751
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1st 1905. Very good condition.
Cloth spine, oblong format. Glorious, humorous colour pictures. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges; a few chips. Some grubby marks to covers. Internal page margin marks, including foxing.
HUNTING SONGS AND MISCELLANEOUS VERSES
Written by R.E. Egerton Warburton.
Stock no. 2124519
Published by Longman, Green, Longman And Roberts. 2nd 1860. Very good condition.
2nd edition. Red leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine and gilt decorations and gilt title to dark title block. Marbled boards and endpapers. Spine has faded. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges; a few to some page margins internally.
TIME I WAS DEAD
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124064
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1934. Almost very good condition.
Pages From My Autobiography. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. Colour frontis, colour plates and b/w illustrations. Mostly about fox hunting. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Some dark 'splash' marks to covers. Foxing to pages internally.
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.
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.
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.