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TIDE'S ENDING
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1824229
Published by Hollis & Carter. 1st 1950. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A book of the joy of the tideways, saltings and creeks. Memorable word-pictures for wild-fowler, naturalist and bird-watcher alike. Red cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. 16 glorious colour illustrations plus b/w drawings. Top & tail of spine bumped. Text block slightly grubby. Endpapers browned. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges and scuffed to rear panel.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FIREARMS
Written by Nicholas Du Quesne-Bird.
Stock no. 1323445
Published by Frederick Warne (Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer's Book No. 75. With 119 Black and white photographs and 9 line drawings. ISBN: 0723215715. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Textblock is just a little grubby. Dustwrapper is slightly browned and title on spine slightly faded.

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AMERICAN & BRITISH 410 SHOTGUNS
Written by Ronald S. Gabriel.
Stock no. 2140680
Published by Krause Publications. 1st USA 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An in-depth look at the 410 shotgun, from the 410 bore's origins in the latter half of the 19th century to the latest models. A must-read for all who fancy small-bore shotguns. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. Stunning colour photos. 208 pages including index. ISBN: 0873496795. A few light marks to covers. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FIREARMS (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by Nicholas Du Quesne-Bird.
Stock no. 1323051
Published by Frederick Warne (Publishers) Ltd.. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Observer's Book No. 75. With 119 Black and white photographs and 9 line drawings. ISBN: 0723215715. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper (1982 Cyanamid) is just a little edge creased.

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AMID THE HIGH HILLS
Written by Hugh Fraser.
Stock no. 2137465
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1923. Good condition.

Dark blue cloth, gilt titles and decorative border. 16 colour and 16 b/w plates, as well as b/w chapter headings. 224 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; some chipping to corners.; split to side of spine. Large damp mark to rear cover. Foxing and browning.

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THE PLAINS RIFLE
Written by Charles E. Hanson.
Stock no. 1823158
Published by The Gun Room Press. 1st thus 1978. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reprint Edition. Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 088227015X. Spine and corners lightly bumped. Text block lightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn (no loss), slightly faded to spine and a little scuffed to rear panel.

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THE HARE
Written by H.A. MacPherson; Gerald Lascelles; Charles Richardson; J.S. Gibbons; G.H. Longman; Kenney Herbert. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; Charles Whymper; et al..
Stock no. 2136038
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1896. Very good condition.

Fur and Feather series. Beige pictorial cloth with red titles. B/w plates. Natural History, Shooting, Coursing, and Cookery. Foxing throughout. Some page edges are not fully opened.

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THE RABBIT
Written by James Edmund Harting; Alexander Innes Shand; Alfred E.T. Watson. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; G.E. Lodge; S. Alken; Charles Whymper.
Stock no. 2136037
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1898. Almost very good condition.

Beige pictorial cloth with red and gilt titles. Fur, Feather and Fin Series. B/w plates. 248 pages, plus 32 page booklist to rear. A chapter on cookery by Shand. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing and some damp marking. Plate page 124 MISSING.

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SNIPE AND WOODCOCK
Written by L.H. De Visme Shaw; Richard J. Ussher; Alexander Innes Shand. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn; Charles Whymper.
Stock no. 2136036
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1903. Almost very good condition.

Fur, Feather & Fin series. Beige pictorial boards, red and gilt titles. B/w plates. With chapters on Snipe and Woodcock in Ireland by Ussher; Cookery by Shand. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Damp staining to prelims and top of page edges.

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THE PHEASANT
Written by Alfred E.T. Watson; H.A. MacPherson; A.J. Stuart-Wortley; Alexander Innes Shand. Illustrated by Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2136035
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1895. Very good condition.

Fur and Feather Series edited by Alfred E.T. Watson. Includes Natural History of the Pheasant by Rev. H.A. MacPherson; Shooting the Pheasant by A.J. Stuart-Wortey; Cookery of the Pheasant by Alexander Innes Shand. 265 pages, plus 24 page booklist to rear. B/w illustrations. Browning to spine; some marks to covers. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins.

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THE GROUSE
Written by H.A. MacPherson; A.J. Stuart-Wortley; George Saintsbury. Illustrated by A.J. Stuart-Wortley; Archibald Thorburn.
Stock no. 2136034
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 1894. Almost very good condition.

Fur and Feather Series. Beige pictorial cloth, red and gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small damp stain to bottom corner of rear cover. Foxing and browning throughout. A couple of page edges are uncut.

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THE PARTRIDGE
Written by H.A. MacPherson; A.J. Stuart-Wortley; George Saintsbury.
Stock no. 2136031
Published by Longmans, Green & Co.. 2nd 1894. Almost very good condition.

Fur and Feather series. Second edition. B/w plates. Bumping and wear to spine and corner. Browning to spine. Some pages/edges are unopened. Inscription in ink to half-title page. Some foxing throughout book and to outer page edges.

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