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Author: HADDON-RIDDOCH Stuart

Rural Reflections A Brief History Of Traps, Trapkeepers And Gamekeeping In Britain

2001.  1st Edn,.  Glendarul.  287 pages, profusely illustrated from photos and drawings, fine in dj. Limited to 1000 copies. A well researched title with a section on man traps. [20941]
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Author: HADDON-RIDDOCH Stuart

Rural Reflections A Brief History Of Traps, Trapkeepers And Gamekeeping In Britain

2001.  1st Edn,.  Glendarul.  287 pages, profusely illustrated from photos and drawings, fine in dj. Limited to 1000 copies. A well researched title with a section on man traps. [20942]
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Author: HAGGARD Lilias Rider Editor

The Rabbit Skin Cap, A Tale Of A Norfolk Countryman's Youth, Written In His Old Age By George Baldry

1950.  rep.  Collins.  258 pages, small 4to., coloured frontis and drawings by Edward Seago, publishers grey cloth, title in brown with vignette to upper board, vg in worn but presentable dj now in protective clean sleeve, vg. [20906]
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Author: HALL Herbert Byng

Scottish Sports And Pastimes

1850.  1st Edn,.  John Daniel A Darling.  264 pages +8 pages of adverts small 8vo.Engraved frontis and 4 other engraved plate and 5 full page plates from line drawings. Publishers blind stamped cloth with gilt running fox to upper cover. Describes all forms of shooting, fishing, etc. Chute 068 [22119]
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Author: HAMILTON JOSEPH

Some short and Useful Reflections Upon Duelling Which Should Be In The Hands Of Every Person Who Is Liable To Receive A Challenge Of An Officer By A Christian Patriot

1823.  1st Edn.  The author.  Dublin.  ix (i) 106 pages, (ii) advert, 12mo., half title present, engraved frontis "the Duelist" bound in recent 1/4 tan calf, marbled boards, anti dueling essays which includes advice to seconds, advice to principles, dueling anecdotes to verso of pp ix advertisement note part of the profits will be appropriated towards paying for a press and types for printing such cheap tracts as are best calculated to abate dueling, suicide. An anti dueling assoc. was formed in Dublin 1823, Thimm 125 [20782]
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Author: HANGER George

To All Sportsmen Farmers And Game Keepers

1816.  New Edn,.  226 pages, folding frontis, illus, heavy foxing to folding plate, title page and advert leaf, later 1/2 calf binding, vg. [6026]
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Author: HARDING A.R.

Mink Trapping, A Book Of Instructions Giving Many Methods Of Trapping A Valuable Book For Trappers

1906.  1st Edn,.  Columbus, USA.  183 pages, illus, vg. [11709]
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Author: HARE C.E.

The Language Of Sport

1939.  1st Edn,.  192 pages, illus, vg in repaired dj. [536]
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Author: HARRISON Jeffery Surgeon Lieutenant

The Wildfowl Of The Elbe Estuary

nd Circa 1948.  Hamburg Shooting Assoc.  14 pages, illus, map, 1/4 cloth back pictorial boards, the upper board shows a scene of 2 geese coming into land by J.C.Harrison, vg. "This guide was published to help those who are fortunate enough to be stationed sufficiently near the Elbe Estuary to enjoy some of the finest wildfowling that there is in North East Europe. [6268]
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Author: HARTING James Edward

Hints On Shore Shooting With a Chapter On Skinning And Preserving Birds

1871.  1st Edn,.  John Van Voorst.  88 pages, name on verso of engraved frontis, old sellotape mark to front paste down, bookplate to front paste down, original cloth with gilt title to upper boards, a vg- copy of a title becoming difficult to find, Chute 277 [13930]
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Author: HARTING James Edward

Hints On Shore Shooting With a Chapter On Skinning And Preserving Birds

1871.  1st Edn,.  John Van Voorst.  88 pages, engraved frontis, some occasional spotting to contents, original cloth with gilt title to upper boards, faded on spine and edges, Chute 277 [3153]
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Author: HARTING James Edward

Hints On Shore Shooting With a Chapter On Skinning And Preserving Birds

1871.  1st Edn,.  John Van Voorst.  88 pages, errata slip, armorial bookplate to front paste down, a vg copy in the publisher's original cloth with gilt title to upper boards, a title becoming difficult to find, Chute 277 [19618]
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Author: HARTOPP Lt Col E.C.L.

Sport in England Past And Present

1894.  1st Edn,.  Horace Cox.  VI 190 pages, illus, frontis + 5 plates, publishers green cloth with red and black bands, title in silver. Chapter on poaching, trapping, fishing and game shooting. Chute 282 [16269]
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Author: HARVIE-BROWN J.A.

Travels Of A Naturalist In Northern Europe, Norway 1871, Archangel 1872, Petchora 1875

1905.  1st Edn,.  T Fisher Unwin.  2 Vols, XIV 541 pages, frontis portrait of the author + full plates 2 being coloured, text illus and 4 maps, original brown cloth, light discolouration mark to front board, includes some shooting during the author's collecting of specimens. [15980]
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Author: HARVIE-BROWN J.A.

Travels Of A Naturalist In Northern Europe, Norway 1871, Archangel 1872, Petchora 1875

1905.  1st Edn,.  T Fisher Unwin.  2 Vols, XIV 541 pages, frontis portrait of the author + full plates 2 being coloured, text illus and 4 maps, original brown cloth, a vg bright clean set, includes some shooting during the author's collecting of specimens. [11166]
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Author: HASLUCK Paul N.

Taxidermy

1900.  1st Edn,.  160 pages, 12mo, illus, pictorial cover soiled, g+. [9928]
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Author: HASLUCK Paul N.

Taxidermy Comprising The Skinning Stuffing And Mounting Of Birds Mammals And Fish

1920.  reprint Edn,.  Cassell & Co.  160 pages, advert leaf, text illus, a vg clean copy in similar pictorial card covers, 1st published in 1901, a particular popular handbook on the subject. [2298]
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Author: HAWKER Col P.

Instructions To Young Sportsmen In All That Relates To Guns And Shooting

1833.  7th Edn,.  Longmans, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green.  XXIII 507 pages, full page and text illus, some browning to plates, 1/2 roan binding, head and tail of spine rubbed, hinges cracked but still holding on ties, surface rubbing to spine and edges, g+ tight copy. [14100]
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Author: HAWKER Lt Col P.

Instructions To Young Sportsmen In All That Relates To Gun And Shooting

1859.  11th Edn,.  Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans and Roberts.  XXVIII 548 pages, TEG, illus with full page engravings + text illus, some foxing to first and last few pages o/w contents clean, armorial bookplate of Thomas Baring bound in 1/2 green morroco binding by Bickers, the cloth evenly faded, spine in compartments with sporting motifs, a vg attractive copy. the 11th edition was edited by Hawkers son, this is the last edition until the edition in 1922 by Eric Parker. [16040]
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Author: HAWKER Lt Col P.

Instructions To Young Sportsmen In All That Relates To Gun And Shooting

1859.  11th Edn,.  Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans and Roberts.  xxviii 548 pages, illus with full page engravings + text illus, foxing to end paper, some foxing mostly to margin of the engraved plates, ownership signature to FEP, bound in a contemporary 1/2 dark brown morroco marbled cover boards, light rubbing to the edge of the marbled papers. The 11th edition was edited by Hawkers son, this is the last edition until the edition in 1922 by Eric Parker. [21884]
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Author: HAWKER Lt Col P.

Instructions To Young Sportsmen In All That Relates To Guns And Shooting

1816.  2nd Edn,.  R Hunter.  V+(10) 324+(22) pages, tall 8vo., hand coloured frontis of a punt approaching wildfowl + 5 engraved plates, bookplate of Bibliotheqa Tiliana to front paste down, neat 2cm Tiliana stamp to verso of title page and lower margin of last page, recent rebind in 1/2 tan morroco, marbled boards, gun motif to spine compartments. A vg copy of Hawker's classic work running to 10 editions in his lifetime. The 1st being written at the request of friends had no plates or embellishments. the 2nd was updated and plates added. Chute 285, Riling 373 [16157]
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Author: HAWKER Lt Col P.

Instructions To Young Sportsmen In All That Relates To Guns And Shooting

1830.  6th Edn,.  Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green.  XX 480 pages, full page engraved plates + text illus, bound in 1/2 leather marbled boards, vg. [5329]
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Author: HAWKER Lt Col P.

Instructions To Young Sportsmen in all That Relates To Guns And Shooting

1922.  reprint Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  XXVI 340 pages, adv leaf, illus, this edition edited and intro by Eric Parker, with new illus and photographs, publishers green cloth titles in black evenly faded, vg-. Parker's introduction sheds new light on Hawkers life. Chute 288. [20084]
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Author: HAWKER Lt Col P.

Instructions To Young Sportsmen in all That Relates To Guns And Shooting

1922.  reprint Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins.  XXVI 340 pages, adv leaf, illus, some spotting to closed page edges, this edition edited and intro by Eric Parker, with new illus and photographs, publishers green cloth titles in black, light marking, vg-. Chute 288. [19717]
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Author: HAWKER Lt Col P.

The Sportsman's Pocket Companion

1980.  1st thus Edn,.  Rugby.  127 pages, illus, limited to 500 numbered copies, original 1/4 leather binding with vignette design to upper board, inscription on verso of 1/2 title, introduction by John Marchington, first published in 1801 when Hawker was only 16, there is only one known copy of the original, mark on rear boards, o/w vg. [5107]
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Author: HAWKER Sir Peter

The Diary Of Col Peter Hawker 1802-1853

1893.  1st Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.,.  2 Vols, IX 366, 393 pages, adverts, illus, introduction by Sir Ralph Payne Gallwey, some occasional spotting, mostly to tissue guards, inscription to FEP on Vol I, but overall a vg set. [18585]
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Author: HAWKER Sir Peter

The Diary Of Col Peter Hawker 1802-1853

1893.  1st Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.,.  2 Vols, ix 366, 393 pages, 32 pages adverts,10 full page plates, illus, introduction by Sir Ralph Payne Gallwey, publishers olive cloth, light rubbing to edges. Volume 1 covers 1802 - 1829, Volume 2 1829 - 1853, include a summary of 51 seasons bags of game with an estimate of 12000 killed. Chute 287 [21557]
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Author: HEARN Arthur

Shooting And Gunfitting

C1944.  2nd printing Edn,.  Herbert Jenkins Ltd.  94 pages, illus with excellent period photographs of Arthur Hearn shooting, vg in dj, chipped at head of spine and strengthened on verso. [4877]
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Author: HEATHCOTE J.M.

Reminiscences Of Fen And Mere

1876.  1st Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.  XIII 134 pages, 2 errata slips, contemporary inscription to upper blank margin of title page, recased in the original maroon cloth, gilt title and sportsman with gun vignette within blind stamped borders mostly fenland drainage and history but includes some shooting, plover catching, a stalking sledge. Chute 290 [16838]
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Author: HEILNER Van Campen

Duck Shooting

1951.  1st English Edn,.  366 pages, 4to, illus with photographs and 17 colour plates by Lynn Bogue Hunt, vg in chipped dj. The author's wildfowling experiences in America and Europe. [7223]
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Author: HERBERT WILLIAM HENRY (Frank Forester)

The Sporting Novels Of Frank Forester

1930.  The Hitchcock Edition.  Derrydale Press.  New York.  4 volumes, 200+187+145+185 pages, woodcut illustrations to each volume bound in a later fine 1/2 dark blue morroco, limited to 750 numbered copies, this being No 99. The novels include The Warwick Woodlands, My Shooting Box, The Quorndon Hounds And The Deerstalkers. Siegel 43 [18909]
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Author: HERON Roy

Cecil Aldin, The Story Of A Sporting Artist

1990.  1st Edn,.  Sportsmans Press.  126 pages, 4to., colour and black and white illus, bibliography, fine in dj. A highly regarded book on Cecil Aldin. [10494]
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Author: HIGSON D.

Seafowl Shooting Sketches Being Chiefly A Series Of Adventures On The River Ribble In Pursuit Of Wildfowl With Special Chapters A Few Notes On Birds, Guns and Accessories, and on Stringing The Cross-Bow

1909.  new and enlarged Edn,.  Alfred Halewood.  Preston.  101 pages, published for the author, frontis portrait, includes subscribers list, and a list of shooting engines presumably belong to Higson, advert to rear end papers includes J Burrow's Gunmakers Preston & Carlisle, rubbing to head of spine and corners, 2cm rubbing through cloth to edge of front cover, publisher's blue cloth covered boards, gilt title to upper cover. Also a list of shooting. A collection of wildfowling and shooting stories between 1869 and 1904. Chute 294. [20264]
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Author: HIGSON D.

Seafowl Shooting Sketches Being Chiefly A Series Of Adventures On The River Ribble In Pursuit Of Wildfowl With Special Chapters A Few Notes On Birds, Guns and Accessories, and on Stringing The Cross-Bow

1909.  new and enlarged Edn,.  Alfred Halewood.  Preston.  101 pages, published for the author, frontis portrait, includes subscribers list, and a list of shooting engines presumably belong to Higson, advert to rear end papers includes J Burrow's Gunmakers Preston & Carlisle, publisher's blue cloth covered boards, gilt title to upper cover, a vg+ copy. Also a list of shooting. A collection of wildfowling and shooting stories between 1869 and 1904. Chute 294. [21423]
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Author: HILL David, ROBERTSON Peter

The Pheasant Ecology, Management And Conservation

1988.  1st Edn,.  BSP Professional Books.  Oxford.  XII 281 pages, illus with drawings, photos, diagrams etc., a fine copy in dj, presentation inscription on FEP by Peter Robertson. An excellent and scholarly publication with practical implications. [14067]
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Author: HOHLE Per

Shooting And Fishing In Norway

nd circa 1955.  1st Edn,.  Oslo.  VII 91 pages, lge 8vo, illus photographs, original quarter leather binding, rubbing to edges [1554]
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Author: HOOD Maj Arthur

Shooting Notes on Shooting in the British Isles

1909.  1st Edn,.  94 pages, original green cloth, title to upper board in black. A guide to small game shooting includes chapters on woodcock and snipe, wood pigeon, wildfowl and game taken from articles in The Times. [13653]
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Author: HOOD Maj Arthur

Shooting Notes on Shooting in the British Isles

1909.  1st Edn,.  94 pages, original green cloth, title to upper board in black. A guide to small game shooting includes chapters on woodcock and snipe, wood pigeon, wildfowl and game taken from articles in The Times. [724]
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Author: HORNELL James

Two Types Of Old Rat-Traps From Carmarthenshire

nd Circa 1943.  1st thus.  W Spurrell & Son.  Carmathen.  8 pages, 4to., 5 illus from photographs and a drawing, publishers printed card covers, presentation inscription to upper blank margin, signed by J Hornell. A vg copy, originally published in the Carmarthen Antiquary, this is the 1st separately [21717]
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Author: HOWITT Samuel

The British Sportsman

1812.  new Edn,.  Edward Orme.  4to., engraved frontis + 71 full page engraved plates, plates numbered 1 to 70, there are 2 plates numbered 17 in the hunting section, they have different images, and completes the set of six fox hunting plates as Schwerdt 252; label to armorial bookplate of J Cornish-Bonden, Black Hall to front paste down, with his presentation inscription to Herbert Cornish Bowden to front end paper, some light spotting to prelims and occasionally to plates, a vg large copy in the original grey paper covered boards with paper title to upper boards, original printed label to spine. There is the Edward Orme imprint to the plates, the engravings are of a good quality and cover all aspects of field sports and sporting dogs. A title often broken for the plates. [20805]
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Author: HUDSON Peter J.

Grouse In Space And Time, The Population Biology Of A Managed Gamebird

1992.  1st Edn,.  Game Conservancy Ltd.  Fordingbridge.  XVI 224 pages, 4to., colour illus photographs, numerous drawings and diagrams, pictorial laminated covers, a fine copy. the first major in depth report on Scottish grouse since the Lovat Report 1911. [16084]
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Author: HUMPHREYS John

The Country Sportsmans Record Book And Journal

2016.  Angela Humphreys.  224 pages, 4to., all edges gilt. A game and angling record book conceived by the late John Humphreys in 1988 now reprinted by his widow Angela. The journal includes the original introduction by John, each double page has columns for Date & Place, My Companions, The Bag and Remarks with sporting corner piece vignettes by John Paley and a quote by various sportsmen of the past. Bound in full green simulated leather, gilt title within ruled borders to upper cover with sporting vignettes. A beautifully produced book available again in a limited print run. [20493]
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Author: HUMPHREYS John

Hunters Fen

1986.  1st Edn,.  David and Charles.  Newton Abbot.  231 pages, illus with colour and b/w photographs by John Paley and Dave Parfitt, includes an original sepia illustration by John Paley used in the book on page 122, vg in dj. [21169]
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Author: HUMPHREYS John

Stanley Duncan Wildfowler

1983.  1st Edn,.  BASC.  Rossett.  95 pages, illus from old photographs, map EP's, as new in dj. Stanley Duncan was a railway engineer and enthusiastic wildfowler who designed and built punt converted guns, was founder of WAGBI later became BASC, writer and contributor to Shooting Times. the book uses material from his diaries, articles and reminiscences from friends and family using original photographs. [20086]
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Author: HUNTINGTON Dwight W.

Our Feathered Game A Handbook Of The North American Game Birds

1903.  1st Edn,.  Charles Scribners Sons.  XII 396 pages, frontis + 7 other colour plates of shooting scenes + 29 b/w plates showing 135 game birds, presentation inscription on FEP to E.T.Baring on leaving Heatherdown, bound in full red calf, gilt "Heatherdown Ascot" to the upper board, spine in 6 compartments with gilt ruled borders and decorative framed centerpiece, vg. [16047]
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Author: HUTCHINSON Horace G.

Shooting

1903.  1st Edn,.  2 Vols, IX 328, X 336 pages, illus, some light foxing to contents, red cloth binding, vg. Volume I covers game and game bird shooting, Volume II Wildfowl, ground game etc, many illus from photographs of shooting in the Edwardian period, Chute 310. [593]
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