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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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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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KENZIE THE WILD-GOOSE MAN
Written by Colin Willock. Illustrated by Mackenzie Thorpe; John Lathey.
Stock no. 1816582
Published by The Country Book Club. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

'Kenzie' Thorpe, not only one of the most successful lone-wolf poachers of all time, but also a superb practical naturalist and supreme authority on the packs of pinkfoot geese that visit the wash each winter. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w chapter headers. Foxing to text block. White pictorial dustwrapper is browned and grubby.
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WILDFOWL IN GREAT BRITAIN
Written by Myrfyn Owen; G.L. Atkinson-Willes; D.G. Salmon. Illustrated by Peter Scott.
Stock no. 2127760
Published by Cambridge University Press. 2nd 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. x and 613 pages including index. ISBN: 0521309867. Bumping to spine. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Some foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with some browning.
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WILDFOWL IN GREAT BRITAIN
Written by G.L. Atkinson-Willes. Illustrated by Peter Scott.
Stock no. 2127608
Published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Survey of the winter distribution of the Anatidae and their conservation in England, Scotland and Wales. Prepared by The Wildfowl Trust. Monograph Number Three of The Nature Conservancy. 11 x 7.5 ins. Orange cloth. A complete survey of the distribution & habitats of wild ducks, geese and swans. The scientific study contained in this Monograph presents a provisional scientific basis for a National Policy for Wildfowl Conservation. Orange cloth boards, burgundy title block to spine with gilt title. Colour illustrations, line drawings, b/w ph, diagrams & maps. Bookplate to front pastedown. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some chipping and small tears; foxed.
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WILDFOWL (NN 110)
Written by David Cabot.
Stock no. 2126093
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series 110. Green cloth boards. ISBN: 9780007146581. Foxing to top edge of outer page edges. Wrapper a little edge-creased with fading to spine.
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MORNING FLIGHT A BOOK OF WILDFOWL
Written by Peter Scott. Illustrated by Peter Scott.
Stock no. 1815938
Published by Country Life Limited. 1942. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. 9 x 11.5". 138 pages. Written with charm and vigour. Exquisite colour plates. B/w illustrations. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. A few minor scattered foxspots. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with loss and grubby.
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WILDFOWL (NN 110)
Written by David Cabot.
Stock no. 2124665
Published by Collins. 1st 2009. Very good condition.

New Naturalist series 110. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. xiii & 460 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007146598. A few light creases to cover corners. Spine is slightly faded. Laminate to covers peeling at edges. Small name & date in ink to half-title page.
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GAMEBIRDS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA
Written by Rob Little; Tim Crowe. Illustrated by Simon Barlow.
Stock no. 1815602
Published by Struik Nature. 2nd 2011. Very good condition.

Second Edition, updated and fully revised. Large format. Paper boards with white titles and colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour & b/w illustrations. Printed on glossy paper. ISBN: 9781770079892. Top & tail of spine rubbed and a little worn. Corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean.
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WILDFOWL OF EUROPE, ASIA AND NORTH AMERICA (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Sebastien Reeber.
Stock no. 1814650
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive reference summarising knowledge on the identification of the different species and subspecies of ducks, geese and swans in the Holarctic zoogeographical region. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781472912343.
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WILDFOWL OF EUROPE, ASIA AND NORTH AMERICA (HELM IDENTIFICATION GUIDES)
Written by Sebastien Reeber.
Stock no. 1814551
Published by Christopher Helm. 1st 2015. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A comprehensive reference summarising knowledge on the identification of the different species and subspecies of ducks, geese and swans in the Holarctic zoogeographical region. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781472912343.
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DUCKS OF BRITAIN AND EUROPE
Written by Malcolm A. Ogilvie. Illustrated by Carol Ogilvie.
Stock no. 1608989
Published by T. & A.D. Poyser. 1st 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Forty-two species or sub-species of ducks which occur in Europe, including eleven vagrants from North America or Asia. Green boards, gilt title and vignettes to spine. Colour plates and more than 80 line drawings in the text. ISBN: 0856610100. SIGNED by author and Carol Ogilvie on title page. Previous owner inscription to half-title page, with embossed stamp also to wrapper flap, and address sticker on title page. Contents near fine. Price-cut wrapper.
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