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Author: PALTUSOVA I.N.editor

Royal Hunting

2002.  Khudozhnik i kniga.  Moscow.  431 pages, large 4to., finely illustrated with colour and black and white illus mostly from photographs, pictorial covers. A lavish production of an exhibition held at the State Historical Museum from 20 September 2002 to 20 February 2003. the exhibition embraced the period from the 16th to the 20th century showing the significance of hunting in Russian and German society. The large number of exhibits show the weapons, clothing, equipment, art etc. Bookplate on front paste down of Henk Visser, a fine copy. [14968]
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Author: PARKER Eric

Field River And Hill

1927.  1st Edn,.  Phillip Allan & co Ltd.  ix 280 pages, with 8 dry point illus by Winifred Austin, publishers slate blue cloth, gilt woodcock vignette on spine, a vg clean copy. Shooting in England, Scotland and Ireland, grouse, partridge, wildfowl etc. + some fishing. Chute 499 [21172]
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Author: PARKER Eric

Shooting Days

1918.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  344 pages, illus, blue cloth title in black. Written during the first world war, the author's days of shooting. [16568]
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Author: PARKER Eric Editor

Shooting By Moor Field And Stream

1929.  1st Edn,.  Seeley Service & Co Ltd..  380 pages, numerous full page illus, a vg copy of the 1st edition in the original dj, (dj has fade marking), a title that ran to many editions over several years, Vol 3 in the Lonsdale Library Series. [13612]
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Author: PATTERSON A.

Rambles In Birdland

nd 1896.  1st Edn,.  Thomas Mitchell.  127 pages, full page and text drawings, contemporary prize inscription to front paste down. publishers red cloth with gilt title within black decorated borders with silver bird vignette, vg. Although not a shooting title Patterson describes 20 song birds. A scarce Patterson title more so in this condition. [16597]
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Author: PATTERSON A.

Rambles In Birdland

nd 1896.  1st Edn,.  Thomas Mitchell.  127 pages, full page and text drawings, publishers brown cloth with gilt title within black decorated borders with silver bird vignette, an extremely clean bright copy. Although not a shooting title Patterson describes 20 song birds. A scarce Patterson title more so in this condition. [15981]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Man And Nature On The Broads

nd circa 1895.  1st Edn,.  Thomas Mitchell.  143 pages, numerous full page and text illus, original blue cloth with gilt title and silver circular boat vignette to upper board. A vg copy of one of Patterson's scarcest titles. [7519]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Man And Nature On Tidal Waters

1909.  1st Edn,.  XIV 315 pages, 47pp adverts, 4 plates from photographs + drawings by the author, slight foxing to contents, blue cloth clean and bright. Includes a chapter on guns and gunners + many references to shooting including puntgunning not in Chute. [13950]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Man And Nature On Tidal Waters

1909.  1st Edn,.  XIV 315 pages, 47pp adverts, 4 plates from photographs + drawings by the author, inner joint paper cracked but a tight copy, pen and ink drawing on FEP of a sandpiper, looking up at a sign standing in grass, written on the sign from author A.H.Patterson Nov 1909, the drawing is approx. 10x10cm, (4"x4"), publishers cloth, gilt title to upper cover evenly faded. Includes a chapter on guns and gunners + many references to shooting including puntgunning not in Chute. [18239]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Nature In Eastern Norfolk

1905.  1st Edn,.  Methuen.  352 pages, 47 pages adverts, 12 colour plates from paintings by Frank Southgate, original brick red cloth, gilt title to upper board, cloth clean and bright. Chute 506 [867]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

A Norfolk Naturalist Observations On Birds, Mammals and Fishes

1930.  1st Edn,.  Methuen.  xii 209 pages, frontis photo, 35 illus with pencil sketches by the author, green cloth gilt bird vignette to upper cover in dj, neat strengthening to rear, some loss to head of spine, unusual to find in dj. [18128]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Notes Of An East Coast Naturalist

1904.  1st Edn,.  Metheun.  X111 304 pages, 40 pages advs, 12 colour illus by Frank Southgate, some foxing to contents, o/w vg. [870]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Notes Of An East Coast Naturalist

1904.  1st Edn,.  Metheun.  X111 304 pages, 40 pages advs, 12 colour illus by Frank Southgate, some foxing to prelims and closed page edges. [14687]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Through Broadland By Sail And Motor

1930.  1st Edn,.  VI 141 pages, illus with pen and ink drawings by the author, browning to title page, vg. [13946]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Through Broadland By Sail And Motor

1930.  1st Edn,.  Blakes Ltd.  vi 141 pages, frontis illus + text illus by author, vg in dj, dj has loss at head of spine. [5251]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Through Broadland By Sail And Motor

1930.  1st Edn,.  Blakes Ltd.  vi 141 pages, frontis illus of the author + full page and text drawings by the author, light foxing to close page edges, publishers slate blue cloth, blind stamped title to upper board, cloth clean bright in dj, dj chipped at head of spine, small closed tears, vg+. [21663]
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Author: PATTERSON Arthur H.

Wildfowlers And Poachers, Fifty Years On The East Coast

1929.  1st Edn,.  Metheun.  xiv 284 pages, 8pp advs., illus with photographs and drawings by the author, map end papers of Breydon Water, some spotting to prelims o/w contents free of the usual foxing, publishers cloth clean.. The book deals with the disappearing class of "outlanders" men and women who specialise in fishing, wildfowling and poaching with a variety of sidelines. A title rarely found in this condition. [21424]
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Author: PAYNE GALLWEY Sir Ralph

Letters To Young Shooters, 2nd Series, The Production, Preservation and Killing Of Game

1902.  3rd revised and enlarged Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.  XIII 524 pages, game report, illus, some occasional foxing to contents, original green cloth, gilt title to upper boards, light rubbing to corners and edges. The second series also includes directions in shooting wood pigeons and breaking in retrievers. [15648]
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Author: PAYNE GALLWEY Sir Ralph

Letters To Young Shooters, 2nd Series, The Production, Preservation and Killing Of Game

1902.  3rd revised and enlarged Edn,.  Longmans Green and Co.  XIII 524 pages, game report, illus, some occasional foxing. The second series also includes directions in shooting wood pigeons and breaking in retrievers. [9001]
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Author: PAYNE-GALLWEY Sir Ralph

The Fowler In Ireland Or Notes On The Haunts And Any Habits Of Wildfowl seafowl including Instructions In The Art Of Shooting And Capturing Them

1882.  1st Edn,.  Van Voorst.  XIII 503 pages, 16 page wildfowl register + 2 page publishers advert, 16 full page plates, frontis + text illus, light spotting to 1/2 title, publishers blue cloth, vg. "The most authoritative book by an acknowledged expert, since Folkard (1859). It contains more than merely fowling in Ireland, there are the fullest details of all species, duck decoys, records of bags, punts and punt gunning all expertly illustrated by Whymper" Chute 510 [20626]
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Author: PAYNE-GALLWEY Sir Ralph

The Fowler In Ireland Or Notes On The Haunts And Any Habits Of Wildfowl seafowl including Instructions In The Art Of Shooting And Capturing Them

1882.  1st Edn,.  Van Voorst.  XIII 503 pages, 16 page wildfowl register + 2 page publishers advert, 16 full page plates, frontis + text illus, contents clean and free of foxing, publishers blue cloth clean and fresh, a vg+ copy. A title seldom found in this condition, "the most authorative book by an acknowledged expert, since Folkard (1859). It contains more than merely fowling in Ireland, there are the fullest details of all species, duck decoys, records of bags, punts and punt gunning all expertly illustrated by Whymper" Chute 510 [19845]
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Author: PAYNE-GALLWEY Sir Ralph

The Fowler In Ireland Or Notes On The Haunts And Habits Of Wildfowl And Seafowl Including Instructions In The Art Of Shooting And Capturing Them

1882.  1st Edn,.  John Van Vorst.  XIII 503 pages, 12 pages adverts, wildfowl records, lists of birds killed, 17 full page plates + text illus, ownership name to top margin of title page, W.P.H.L. Vaughan 1997, notes on verso of half title not relating to book, also notes to verso of last page of index ducks shot with punt gun, some browning to half title and title page, recent blue cloth binding. [10857]
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Author: PAYNE-GALLWEY Sir Ralph

Letters To Young Shooters, 1st Series: On The Choice And Use Of A Gun. 2nd Series: The Production, Preservation and Killing Of Game. 3rd Series: A Short Natural History Of British Wildfowl And Complete Directions In Shooting On The Coast And Inland

1895, 1892, 1896.  1st, 2nd, 3rd Edn,.  3 Vols, XII 274; XIII 524; XXIX 630 pages, full page and text illus, foxing to contents, publishers green cloth a vg clean set. [11254]
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Author: PEARSON ROGERS H.W.

Guns This Way

1962.  1st Edn,.  Witherby.  X 85 pages, 4to. Illus with photographs many in colour and drawings by BB, vg in dj, the author visits and takes part in various shoots shooting in East Anglia, Yorkshire and Wales, including Bolton Abbey, Chatsworth, Euston, Holkham etc., [13374]
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Author: PEARSON ROGERS H.W.

Guns This Way

1962.  1st Edn,.  Witherby.  x 85 pages, 4to. Illus with photographs many in colour and drawings by BB, vg in dj, the author visits and takes part in various shoots shooting in East Anglia, Yorkshire and Wales, including Bolton Abbey, Chatsworth, Euston, Holkham etc., [21555]
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Author: POLLARD H B C

The Sportsman's Cookery Book

1926.  Country Life Ltd.  vii 156 pages, 1/4 blue cloth backed boards, title label to upper cover and spine. A comprehensive guide to cooking game. [21151]
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Author: POLLARD H.B.C.

Game Birds Rearing, Preservation, And Shooting

1929.  1st Edn,.  Eyre and Spottiswoode.  XI 185 pages, 4to, 12 colour plates by Philip Rickman, publisher's green bevelled cloth, fade mark to rear boards, the colour plates are particularly fine, apart from the frontis the plates show the bird in flight with pencil drawing vignette. "A practical guide with much common sense" Chute 523. [14962]
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Author: POLLARD Hugh B.C.

The Gun Room Guide

1930.  1st Edn,.  Eyre Spottiswoode.  IX 183 pages, 4to, illus in colour by Phillip Rickman And H Frank Wallace, limited to 225 signed copies, bound in 1/4 vellum, small nick to edges of spine, vg. [9055]
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Author: POLLARD Hugh B.C., BARCLAY-SMITH Phyllis

British and American Game Birds

1945.  1st Edn,.  Eyre and Spottiswoode.  X 48 pages, illus, 20 fine coloured plates by Philip Rickman. 4to. vg in dj, dj dust soiled. [3617]
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Author: POLLARD Hugh B.C., BARCLAY-SMITH Phyllis

British and American Game Birds

1945.  1st Edn,.  Eyre & Spottiswoode.  X 48 pages, 4to, 20 coloured plates by Phillip Rickman, limited to 125 copies on handmade paper, this being numbered 46 with a pencil remarque sketch of a whooper swan signed by Rickman, bookplate to front paste down, bound in 1/4 tan, gilt title to upper cover, contents and cover in fine condition. [18588]
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Author: POLLARD Hugh B.C., BARCLAY-SMITH Phyllis

British and American Game Birds

1945.  1st Edn,.  Eyre & Spottiswoode.  X 48 pages, 4to, 20 coloured plates by Phillip Rickman, limited to 125 copies on handmade paper, this being numbered 46 with a pencil remarque sketch of a mallard drake signed by Rickman, bound in 1/4 tan, gilt title to upper cover, contents and cover in fine condition. [18653]
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Author: POLLARD Hugh B.C., BARCLAY-SMITH Phyllis

British and American Game Birds

1945.  1st Edn,.  Eyre and Spottiswoode.  X 48 pages, illus, 20 fine coloured plates by Philip Rickman. 4to. vg in dj, dj chipped at head of spine, includes chapters on shooting on English and America. [18743]
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Author: PORTER Alexander

The Gamekeepers Manual Being An Epitome Of The Game Laws Of England, Scotland And Of The Gun Licences And Wild Birds Acts

1889.  2 nd Edn,.  David Douglas.  Edinburgh.  xiv 140 pages, pp advs,12mo., green paper covered boards in the style of a leather binding, gilt dog vignette to upper cover, rubbing to head and tail of spine and edges. [19719]
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Author: PORTLAND DUKE OF

Memoirs Of Racing & Hunting

1935.  1st Edn,.  Faber Faber Ltd.  XVI 364 pages, 4to., illus throughout, a vg+ copy in the original silver dj, unusual to find in dj, predominately horses but Portland was a keen stalker and shooter. [13469]
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Author: POSTER

Live Pigeon Shooting

1853.  Printed Poster 44.5cm x 28.5cm, advertising a pigeon shooting match October 26th & 27th 1853 at the Bird In Hand and Wheat Sheaf Inn, Lynn, Norfolk for 20 members shooting at 7 birds..... The second day several matches at sparrows and pigeons. 10cm closed tear neat repair to verso, vg no loss. A rare example for live pigeon shooting. [20171]
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Author: PURPLE HEATHER Adams W.A.

Something About Guns & Shooting

1891.  6th thousand.  Alexander Shephard.  vii 180 pages, includes adverts mostly for guns and shooting, first few pages "opinions of the press", written to top margin of title page "with the authors compliments" light green cloth, title in black, dust soiling to covers and corners rubbed, vg-. Chapters on fashion in game guns and their loads, the advantages of good guns etc. Riling 1271, Chute 007 [20593]
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Author: PYE Henry James

The Sportsman's Dictionary Containing Instructions For Various Methods To Be Observed In Riding, Hunting, Fowling, Setting, Fishing, Racing, Farrier, Hawking, Breeding And Feeding Horses For The Road And Turf; The Management Of Dogs, Game And Dunghill-Cocks, Turkeys, Geese, Ducks, Doves, Singing Birds, Etc; And The Manner Of Curing Their Various Diseases And Accidents

1807.  5th Edn,.  John Stockdale.  547 pages, 4to., 17 copper engraved plates many of traps nets etc, old damp mark to plates not affecting text, bound in recent 1/2 tan calf, vg. The title states this edition was improved and enlarged by Pye, Chute 532 noted that the 5th edition is the only one signed by Pye, he was thought responsible for the editions of 1778, 1782, 1792, 1809. [4390]
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Author: PYE Henry James

The Sportsman's Dictionary Or The Gentleman's Companion For Town And Country Containing Full And Particular Instructions For Riding, Hunting, Fowling, Setting, Fishing, Racing, Farriery, Cocking Hawking etc., With The Various Methods To Be Observed In Breeding And Dieting Of Horses Both For The Road And Turf; Also The Management Of Dogs, Game Cocks, Dunghill Fowls, Turkeys, Geese, Ducks, Pigeons, Singing Birds, Etc; And The Manner Of Curing Their Various Diseases And Accidents Collected From the Best Authors With Very Considerable Additions And Improvements By Experienced Gentlemen

1778.  3rd Edn,.  Fielding and Walker.  VIII 300+ pages, 4to., engraved frontis of the anatomy of a horse and 15 copper plates representing all the different kinds of nets, snares and traps that are now made use of, some age browning to contents, small armorial plate of R.A Caldwell, recased in the original binding with part of the old spine relayed, original boards rubbed on corners. The original end papers retained Chute 599 and Chute 532. [16181]
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