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THE ADVENTURES OF AN ARTISAN HUNTER
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 1816662
Published by The Boydell Press. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The author recounts his exploits as a hunter, from boyhood days as a traunt in a Welsh mining valley, ratting and pursuing such game as could be found with a lurcher. He also explores such vanished pastimes of the working man as cockfighting. The main characters are his terrier, San, and two hawks, a buzzard and a goshawk. Green boards, silver title to spine, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851151086. A few grubby marks to text block. Price cut pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
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THE COMPLETE LURCHER
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 1812039
Published by The Boydell Press. 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Manual. Includes chapters on the arts of training and entering, lamping and net work, the quarry itself, breeding. Brown cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851151183. A nice copy marred only by the slight smell of cigarettes. Price-cut dustwrapper has price-label to front flap, is browned and grubby with a few minor closed edge tears.
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NORTH AND NORTH AGAIN
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 1812037
Published by Huddlesford Publications. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

After a period in hospital with a serious back injury, the author decides to undertake a hazardous trip through some of the most inhospitable areas on the Scottish Highlands. An account of some of the amazing characters he met on the way - tinkers, gypsies, shepherds, falconers and drop outs. Black cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0907827063. A very nice copy marred only by a slight odour of cigarettes. White pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned, lightly scuffed and has two old price labels to rear panel.
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HUNTERS ALL
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 1812033
Published by Hillhead Publications. 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The result of a series of interviews Plummer had with people he considers to be today's top hunters. Invaluable to those who work their dogs, or who are interested to know more about the hunting scene of today. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. B/w sketches by Knowelden. ISBN: 1871968100. A nice copy only marred by a slight tobacco odour. Blue dustwrapper is slightly browned to spine and has a couple of previous price labels.
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