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Author: CALDERWOOD W.L.

The Salmon Rivers And Lochs Of Scotland

1909.  1st limited Edn,.  Edward Arnold.  x 442 pages, AEG, 4to.,pages uncut, 4 colour plates, 34 b/w plates from photographs, 18 maps. large 8vo, limited to 250 copies, original 2 tone cloth, rubbing to top outer corner of front board o/w a vg clean copy, seldom found in this condition. [19453]
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Author: CARACTACUS

The Autobiography Of A Poacher

1901.  1st Edn,.  John MacQueen.  x 255 pages, frontis portrait of the author, original green cloth clean and bright with gilt title, pictorial scene of gamekeeper and dog in various colours. An attractive book of a scarce title, the story of a poacher turned keeper in the [16632]
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Author: CARACTACUS

The Autobiography Of A Poacher

1901.  1st Edn,.  John MacQueen.  x 255 pages, frontis portrait of the author, original green cloth clean and bright with gilt title, pictorial scene of gamekeeper and dog in various colours. An attractive book of a scarce title, the story of a poacher turned keeper in the West country. Chute 72. [21133]
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Author: CARNEGIE W.

Practical Trapping

1975.  1975 facsimile rep of the 1880 1st Edn,.  120 pages, illus, vg in dj. [5734]
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Author: CARNEGIE William

How To Trap And Snare A Complete Manuel For The Sportsman, Game Preservation, Gamekeeper, And Amateur Or The Art Of Taking Animals And Birds In Traps, Snares And Nets

nd circa 1910.  1st Edn,.  XI 224 pages, advs mostly for traps, text illus traps etc., light foxing to title pages, a vg copy of a scarce title. A comprehensive work on the subject. [7156]
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Author: CARNEGIE William

How To Trap And Snare A Complete Manuel For The Sportsman, Game Preservation, Gamekeeper, And Amateur Or The Art Of Taking Animals And Birds In Traps, Snares And Nets

nd circa 1910.  1st Edn,.  Shooting Times.  XI 224 pages, advs mostly for traps, numerous text illus showing various types of traps etc., light dust soiling to publishers green cloth, title to upper cover, a vg copy of a scarce title. A comprehensive work on the subject. [16943]
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Author: CARNEGIE William

Practical Game Preserving, A Complete Guide To The Rearing And Preserving Of Both Winged And Ground Game And The Destruction Of Vermin

nd circa 1906.  revised and completely enlarged 3rd Edn,.  424 pages + adverts, frontis + 12 full page plates + numerous text drawings, many of raps etc, some age browning as usual, publishers black pebbled cloth, gilt title to upper cover. Chapters on game, the gamekeeper, ground and winged vermin, traps and trapping. [19724]
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Author: CARNEGIE William

Practical Game Preserving, A Complete Guide To The Rearing And Preserving Of Both Winged And Ground Game And The Destruction Of Vermin

nd circa 1906.  revised and completely enlarged 3rd Edn,.  424 pages + adverts, frontis + 12 full page plates + numerous text drawings, many of raps etc, some age browning as usual, publishers black pebbled cloth, gilt title to upper cover. Chapters on game, the gamekeeper, ground and winged vermin, traps and trapping. [12540]
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Author: CARNEGIE William

Practical Game Preserving: Containing The Fullest Directions For Rearing And Preserving Both Winged And Ground Game, And Destroying Vermin

nd circa 1884.  1st Edn,.  L Upcott Gill.  570 pages, 10pp advs, text and full page illus from drawings, some foxing to first few pages, publishers green cloth, gilt title to upper board with pheasant vignette. the book is divided into 4 sections, Winged Game, Ground Game, Vermin, Miscellanea, much of the work covers trapping and vermin control. "It is the first book to give detailed instructions for the shoot owner and keeper on game" Chute 78. [19012]
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Author: CARNEGIE WILLIAM ("MOORMAN")

How To Trap And Snare, A Complete Manual For The Sportsman, Game Preserver and Amateur Or The Art Of Taking Animals And Birds In Traps, Snares And Nets

n.d. Circa 1907.  1st Edn,.  Shooting Times.  xi 224 pages,including related adverts, numerous text illus from drawings and photographs, publishers green cloth, gilt title to upper cover, vg. [21170]
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Author: CHALMERS Patrick

At The Sign of the Dog and Gun

1930.  1st Edn,.  Phillip Allen.  XI 293 pages, frontis illus and drawings by VR Balfour-Brown, light rubbing to spine edge, vg-. [499]
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Author: CHAPMAN A.

The Art Of Wildfowling

1896.  1st Edn,.  XI 270 pages, adv, 36 illus by the author and Charles Whymper, 5 of the plates are folding, very slight foxing to text, inscription on 1/2 title to E Caldwell with the author's kind regards, original green cloth with gilt title to upper board, cloth bright and clean. Chapman writes with "some deal of confidence" after " five and twenty years keen pursuit of wildfowling" Chute 091 [7913]
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Author: CHAPMAN A.

The Art Of Wildfowling

1896.  1st Edn,.  Horace Cox.  XI 270 pages, adv, 36 illus by the author and Charles Whymper, 5 of the plates are folding, apart from light foxing to closed page edges a vg clean copy in the original green cloth with gilt title to upper board. Chapman writes with "some deal of confidence" after " five and twenty years keen pursuit of wildfowling" Chute 091 [14876]
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Author: CHAPMAN Abel

The Borders And Beyond Arctic Cheviot Tropic

1924.  1st. Edn,.  Gurney and Jackson.  XXI 489 pages, advs, illus 19 in colour by W.H.Riddell and 120 sketches by the author+ maps and diagrams, vg. [716]
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Author: CHAPMAN Abel

The Borders and Beyond, Arctic, Cheviot, Tropic

1924.  1st Edn,.  Gurney and Jackson.  XXI 489 pages, advs, 56 sketches by the author, maps and diagrams, 19 plates in colour by W H Riddell, light dust soiling to original cloth, vg. [18271]
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Author: CHAPMAN Abel

The Borders and Beyond, Arctic, Cheviot, Tropic

1924.  1st Edn,.  Gurney and Jackson.  xxi 489 pages, TEG, advs, 170 sketches by the author, 19 plates in colour by W H Riddell, maps diagrams, etc. A vg and clean copy. Also includes 2 photos of Abel Chapman 12cm x 16cm showing Chapman with gun and dog and keeper, to verso note in ink "blackcock right and left" Houxty Wood Sep 5 1925, crease mark to 1 corner + 6cm crease with 2cm split, 2nd photo 10.5cm x 6.5cm showing standing Chapman with dog holding a gun and mallard to verso manuscript note "first shot in my 75th year Oct 1925" initialed A.C. also note in red ink, possible a publisher relating "proof depth etc" small chip to one corner strengthening to one corner at rear. [21476]
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Author: CHAPMAN Abel

First Lessons In The Art Of Wildfowling

1896.  1st Edn,.  X1 270 pages, 36 illus by the author and Charles Whymper, 5 folding, inner hinge paper cracked, a vg copy free of foxing in the original green cloth. [1225]
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Author: CHAPMAN Abel

Retrospect Reminiscences and Impressions of a Hunter Naturalist in Three Countries 1851-1928

1928.  1st Edn,.  XIX 353 pages, TEG, illus by Joseph Crawhall and W.H. Riddell, 20 in colour and rough sketches by the author, light spotting to EP's, a vg+ copy, Chute 97 [6361]
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Author: CHAPMAN Abel

Wild Norway, With Chapters On Spitsbergen, Denmark etc

1897.  1st Edn,.  Edwards Arnold.  xiii 358 pages, 16pp advs, full page illus by the author assisted by Charles Whymper and P.CH.Trench + text illus, light 12cm crease mark to front end paper and to prelims and first few pages of index probably done in production, armorial bookplate to front paste down, publisher's dark blue cloth, vg. Includes salmon fishing, reindeer and elk hunting, etc., [20369]
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Author: CHAPMAN Abel

Wild Norway, With Chapters On Spitsbergen, Denmark etc

1897.  1st Edn,.  Edwards Arnold.  XIII 358 pages, 16pp advs, full page illus by the author assisted by Charles Whymper and P.CH.Trench +text illus, publisher's dark blue cloth, light bumping to corners, vg. Includes salmon fishing, reindeer and elk hunting, etc., [16066]
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Author: CHAPMAN Abel

Wild Norway, With Chapters On Spitsbergen, Denmark etc

1897.  1st Edn,.  Edwards Arnold.  XIII 358 pages, 16pp advs, full page illus by the author assisted by Charles Whymper and P.CH.Trench + text illus, some occasional foxing, armorial bookplate of James Donald Dobson to front paste down, publisher's dark blue cloth, vg-. Includes salmon fishing, reindeer and elk hunting, etc., [18152]
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Author: CHARNLEY J.R.

Hints On Preserving And Mounting Birds

1920.  1st Edn,.  J.H.Wheldon and Co.  41 pages, b/w frontis of a golden eagle skeleton, card covers printed in black, some dust soiling, light rubbing to spine, staple bound, contents include In The Field, The Outfit, Skinning, and Mounting, Casing. [16971]
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Author: CHRISTY Miller

The Birds Of Essex A Contribution To The Natural History Of The County

1890.  1st Edn,.  Edmund Durrant and Co.  Chelmsford, London.  VIII 302 pages, advs, 162 woodcut illus, 2 plans and frontis, ownership inscription of C.H.Evelyn White to FEP with his bookplate, publishers dark red cloth, title in black, owl vignette to upper board, spine evenly faded as usual, light rubbing to base of spine. Includes chapters on hawks and hawking in Essex in olden times, wildfowl decoys and wildfowling in Essex. [12795]
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Author: CHRISTY Miller

Birdsnesting And Bird Skinning, A Complete Description Of The Nests And Eggs Of Birds Which Breed In Britain

1888.  2nd Edn,.  T Fisher Unwin.  137 pages, 9 pages adverts fro related subjects, full page and text woodcut illus, yellow cloth covered boards, printed title and vignette of bird's nest and owl to upper cover in black, some darkening to cloth. The 2nd edition revised and rewritten with directions for their collection and preservation and a chapter on bird skinning. [18401]
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Author: COATS Archie

The Amateur Keeper

1962.  1st Edn.  125 pages, b/w illus from photographs, presentation inscription to FEP signed and dated by Coats 1963, vg in dj. The story of 13 acre shoot. [4271]
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Author: COLES Charles

Game Birds

1981.  1st Edn,.  117 pages, folio, 24 full colour plates + pencil sketches by Maurice Pledger, a fine copy in dj, dj evenly faded on spine with original slipcase. [4514]
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Author: COLQUHOUN John

Sporting Days

1866.  1st Edn,.  William Blackwood and Son.  Edinburgh.  VII 255 pages, 20pp adverts, partly unopened couple of pages with upper margin tears where badly opened, apart from this a near fine copy, free of foxing. The green cloth with gilt title to upper band clean and fresh, chapters on seafowl, shooting on the Firth of Forth, deer stalking in Mull, natural history and sport of Bute, loch salmon fishing etc., Chute 119, WS 63. [15168]
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Author: CORNISH C.J.

Nights With An Old Gunner And Other Studies Of Wildlife

1897.  1st Edn,.  Seeley and Co. Ltd.  xi 307 pages, 16 pages advs, 16 full page plates, spotting to title page and tissue guards of the frontis, inscription to 1/2 title, original cloth with gilt vignette of a gunner under full moon, vg. Chapters on wildfowling at Holkham Bay, inland sport etc. Chute 129 [21956]
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Author: COVES Dr Elliott

Field Ornithology Comprising A Manual Of Instruction For Procuring, Preparing And Preserving Birds And A Check List Of North American Birds

1874.  1st Edn,.  Salem U.S.A..  1V 116 137 pages, some light dust soiling to contents, original covers with gilt emblem to upper board. The book gives advice on guns clothing, dogs, approaching birds, preparation for taxidermy etc. The last section of the book is the check list. [7355]
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Author: CRADOCK Chris

Cradock On Shotguns

1989.  1st Edn,.  255 pages, illus, fine in dj [3853]
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Author: CRAVEN

The Young Sportsman's Manual Or Recreations in Shooting

1867.  new Edn,.  X + 385 pages, Full page + text, illus. vg-. [2585]
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Author: CRAVEN [Carleton John William]

Recreations In Shooting With Some Account Of The Game Of The British Isles

1859.  new Edn,.  Henry J Bohn.  907 pages, 9 engraved photos + full page and text illus in the publisher's blind stamped patterned cloth, a vg copy of a popular title. [13867]
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