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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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MODERN SPORTING GUNS
Written by Christopher Austyn.
Stock no. 1813371
Published by The Sportsman's Press. 1st 1994. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Providing the sportsman with a superbly illustrated survey of the finest craftsman-made guns and rifles of this century. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0948253606. Light scuffing to black dustwrapper.

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EXPERTS ON GUNS AND SHOOTING
Written by G.T. Teasdale-Buckell.
Stock no. 1813369
Published by Ashford Press Publishing. 1st thus 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.

Facsimile of the 1900 edition. Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. xxvii + 590 pages. ISBN: 0907069347. A few minor foxspots. Some light finger creasing to prelims.

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A HISTORY OF MARKSMANSHIP
Written by Charles Chevenix Trench.
Stock no. 1813368
Published by Longman. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A wide-ranging survey of man the marksman and his weapons, in peace and in war. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour illustrations. 319 pages. ISBN: 0582108292. A few minor foxspots. Small bump to lower front edge. Price-cut dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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GAME GUNS AND RIFLES
Written by Richard Akehurst.
Stock no. 1813366
Published by The Sportsman's Press. 1992. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Third impression. Percussion to Hammerless Ejector in Britain. Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0948253614.

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WILD-FOWLERS AND POACHERS: FIFTY YEARS ON THE EAST COAST
Written by Arthur Henry Patterson.
Stock no. 1813318
Published by Ashford Press Publishing. 1st thus 1988. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Revised Edition, originally published in 1929. Fifty Years on the East Coast. Depicting the lives and activities of the wildfowlers who were a common sight in the Norfolk estuary before swamp drainage and Wild Birds Protection Acts removed their livelihood. Light brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1852530219. Dustwrapper spine slightly faded.

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