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THE NEW ABC OF SHOOTING
Written by Colin Willock. Illustrated by Rodger McPhail.
Stock no. 2128106
Published by Andre Deutsch. 1985. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A fully revised and updated guide to game and rough shooting, pigeon shooting, wildfowling, deer-stalking and clay pigeon shooting. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0233988548. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of nicks and closed tears.

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GUNDOGS THEIR CARE AND TRAINING
Written by Michael Brander.
Stock no. 1816659
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A useful handbook on training for the gundog owner. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0713603259. Damp stain to lower edge of rear board. '1977' in blue ink to front endpaper. Light foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is worn at corners and heavily scuffed, damp stain to rear panel.

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A GUIDE TO ROUGH SHOOTING
Written by Arthur Cadman. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317504
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Frontis by BB. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0715366378. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxing and light browning to page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly faded/rubbed at edges.

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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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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.

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SHOOTING SECOND VOLUME
Written by Horace G. Hutchinson.
Stock no. 2126464
Published by Country Life. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w plates and illustrations. Spine is faded. Some wear to covers. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some browning and foxing. Frontis is almost detached. Tear to a front free endpaper that is uncut.

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THE WAY OF A COUNTRYMAN
Written by Ian Niall. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2125799
Published by Merlin Unwin Books. 2012. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Recollections of shooting and fishing. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781906122461. Wrapper a little edge-creased, light fading to spine.

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GAME GUNS AND RIFLES
Written by Richard Akehurst.
Stock no. 1815639
Published by The Sportsman's Press. 1992. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Third impression. Percussion to Hammerless Ejector in Britain. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0948253614. Minor spotting to top edge of text block. Dustwrapper spine heavily faded.

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THE POINTER AND HIS PREDECESSORS
Written by William Arkwright.
Stock no. 2124495
Published by Firth Productions. 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Republication of the second edition. An illustrated History of the Pointing Dog from the Earliest Times. Red boards, gilt titles and border. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0906924030. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.

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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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TIDE'S ENDING
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1316704
Published by Hollis & Carter. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

A book of the joy of the tideways, saltings and creeks. Memorable word-pictures for wild-fowler, naturalist and bird-watcher alike. Grey cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. 16 glorious colour illustrations plus b/w drawings. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some light fading to spine. Small booksellers sticker to front pastedown, same page is a bit 'wrinkled' - too much glue used in binding process? Endpapers are browned/foxed. There is some light foxing to the contents which are otherwise clean.

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THE BRITISH SHOTGUN VOLUME TWO 1871-1890
Written by I.M. Crudgington; D.J. Baker.
Stock no. 1813471
Published by Ashford. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The intricate and elaborately woven story of the evolution and development of the British shotgun between 1871 and 1890. Yellow boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. vi and 250 pages including index. ISBN: 1852531339. Base of spine bumped. Contents fine. Price-cut dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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