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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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THE NATURALIST'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2127833
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A book with a sporting flavour but mostly concerned with the secret life in wood and field. Green boards. B/w wood engravings. ISBN: 0718119274. Bumping along cover edges. Light page browning; some foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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STEEPLECHASING
Written by John Hislop. Illustrated by John Skeaping.
Stock no. 2127117
Published by Hutchinson. 1954. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive book on steeplechasing by a famous amateur jockey. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour plates & b/w illustrations. Spine is browned. A few small marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with much browning to spine; large tear to base of spine; other chips and nicks, but minimal loss.
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THE SPORTSMAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB; G. Denholm Armour.
Stock no. 2126999
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The essence of the English countryside captured in text and superb wood-engravings and b/w plates. 7 etchings by BB, 5 drawings by G.D.Armour and chapter tail-pieces by BB. 237 pages. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is browned to spine, with spotting; edge-creased with a few chips and nicks, but minimal loss.
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THE BIG FISH
Written by Arthur Oglesby; Lucy Money-Coutts.
Stock no. 2126569
Published by Robinson Publishing. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Adventures with record salmon and other game fish. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1854871374. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with faded spine.
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HOOKED ON BASS
Written by Alan Vaughan; Mike Ladle.
Stock no. 2126509
Published by The Crowood Press. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

New Edition. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1861266294. A few marks to covers and endpapers. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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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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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.
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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.
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BB A CELEBRATION
Written by BB; Tom Quinn. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2126000
Published by Wharncliffe Publishing Limited. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A unique collection of BB's country and field sports writings. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photographic plates plus numerous b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1871647169. Wrapper is price-cut with a little edge-creasing and a few marks.
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IN THE RING OF THE RISE
Written by Vincent C. Marinaro. Illustrated by Pearce Bates.
Stock no. 2125885
Published by Swan Hill Press. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

UK Edition. A startling and penetrating look at trout behavior and riseforms. Large format. Light blue cloth spine with silver title, dark blue cloth boards. B/w photos and illustrations and a few colour photos. ISBN: 1853105945. Wrapper is price-cut with light edge-creasing.
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OFF THE BEATEN TRACK... RIVER'S END
Written by Rob Maylin; et al.
Stock no. 1317374
Published by Bountyhunter Publications. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The last of the Off The Beaten Track River Carping series. Green boards, gilt title to spine. 232 pages. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780993222863. Top and tail of spine slightly bumped. A small, light crease to top edge of front panel of dustwrapper.
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