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Author: ALCOCK Ian

Stalking Deer In Great Britain

1993.  1st Edn,.  Swan Hill Press.  Shrewsbury.  197 pages, illus by Diana E Brown, fine in dj. [14755]
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Author: ALKEN, Henry Thomas

The National Sports of Great Britain. With Descriptions in English and French.

1904.  New edition.  D Appleton and Company, New York.  folio, chromolithographed frontispiece, facsimile of the 1823 title-page, 50 full-page engraved coloured plates after Alken. With accompanying description in English and French on most of the Sporting subjects practiced at the time. Including hawking, hunting, horse-racing, shooting, fishing, baiting, and combating animals. Some even browning to blank end papers, the contents clean and free of foxing. Bound in the publishers half red morocco, red cloth sides, gilt, top edges gilt, the binding clean and tight in vg condition First published in 1821, this facsimile published in London in 1903, and in New York in 1904 The London edition was bound in a red cloth the American edition in a much superior half leather. [21750]
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Author: AN OLD STALKER

Days On The Hill

1926.  1st Edn,.  XIV 262 pages, illus, introduction by Eric Parker, illus from photographs, vg. [7518]
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Author: BALFOUR BROWNE V.R.

The Stalking Letters And Sketches

1978.  1st Edn,.  Antony Atha Publishing.  Rugby.  131+ pages, TEG, landscape 4to, 11 full page colour plates and many full page and text illus by Balfour Browne, bookplate to front paste down. One of a limited edition of 950 copies, this being No 785, bound in 1/4 leather with gilt stags head and title to upper board, lacks the publisher's slipcase. A scarce and sought after title. [21744]
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Author: BREADALBANE Marchioness

The High Tops Of The Black Mount

1987.  1st thus.  Anthony Atha Publishers.  Diss.  155 pages A.E.G, landscape 4to., with an introduction by Robin Fleming, (the present owner of Blackmount), newly illustrated by Ian Oates with 15 full page colour plates + full page and text illus, new edition of this classic stalking title. A limited edition of 275 copies this being number 51 one of the special editions of the 275copies signed by Robin Fleming and Ian Oates. Bound in half dark blue morroco with gilt stag head vignette to upper board and gilt stag head motifs to spine. There was also edition with an original sketch, the ordinary edition is bound in cloth and unsigned. Ownership bookplate to front paste down, a very good copy the publisher's slipcase. [21743]
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Author: BREADALBANE Marchioness

The High Tops Of The Black Mount

1987.  1st thus.  Anthony Atha Publishers.  Diss.  155 pages, landscape 4to., a new edition of this classic stalking title with an introduction by Robin Fleming, (the present owner of Blackmount), newly illustrated by Ian Oates with 15 full page colour plates + full page and text illus, blue cloth, gilt stags head to upper board and spine. No 257 of a limited edition of 275 copies [17351]
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Author: BREADALBANE The Marchioness Of

The High Tops Of Black Mount

1907.  reprint Edn,.  William Blackwood and Sons.  IX 242 pages, 32pp advs, frontis and 37 full page illus from photographs, inscription to FEP, light foxing to contents, front hinge papers cracked but contents tight, publishers green cloth with highland scene in black to upper cover with title in white, title on spine in white but discoloured, rubbing to spine at head and tail, 3cm split to rear lower spine edge, g+. [18572]
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Author: BRITISH SPORTS AND SPORTSMEN

Shooting And Deerstalking

nk.  Sports and Sportsmen Ltd.  XIV 428 pages, folio, AEG, numerous illustrations from drawings and photographs limited to 1000 copies bound in full dark red morroco, gilt tooling to spine compartments and gilt ruling to boards, light rubbing to head and tail of spine. The book details the various forms of shooting including pigeon, grouse, woodcock and snipe, modern methods, shooting in the Eastern counties, some great shoots and great shots, deerstalking methods etc., by leading authors of the day followed by notable personalities. The photographs are particularly evocative showing the sports. [14682]
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Author: CHALMERS Patrick

Mine Eyes To The Hills, An Anthology on the Highland Forest

1931.  1st Edn,.  A & C Black.  XV 368 pages, illus with 8 colour plates by V.R.Balfour Browne + text illus, some foxing to contents and closed page edges, vg-. [21549]
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Author: CHAPMAN Donald and Norma

Fallow Deer Their History And Distribution And Biology

1975.  1st Edn,.  Lavenham.  271 pages, illus throughout, library number to verso of title page, dj chipped, bottom of spine removed, library number? [6957]
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Author: CREALOCK Henry Hope

Among The Red Deer The Stalking Portfolios OF Henry Hope Crealock

1983.  1st Edn,.  Anthony Atha Publications.  Diss.  144 pages, oblong 4to, illus throughout, forward by Colonel Sir Donald Cameron Of Lochiel, the stalking portfolios were published from 1870 to 1874 and most of the engravings have been reproduced in this volume, ownership bookplate to front paste down. Limited to 525 numbered copies this is No 11, signed by Sir Donald Cameron of Lochiel to lower blank of the forward page, bound in full dark blue calf binding, gilt title and vignette to upper board. A limited number were bound in full leather and signed. the slipcase not present with this copy., vg+. [21746]
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Author: DE NAHLIK A.J.

Wild Deer

1959.  1st Edn,.  240 pages, Tall 8vo. illus, vg in dj, dj creased on top edge. [11330]
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Author: DUGMORE Radclyffe A

The Romance Of The Newfoundland Caribou, An Intimate Account Of The Life Of The Reindeer Of North America

1913.  1st Edn.  William Heinemann.  viii 191 pages, 4to., illus throughout with full page plates from photographs, text drawings + colour frontis by the author + large folding map, some occasional spotting to contents, publishers blue cloth, gilt title and 2 caribou stags fighting vignette to upper board, small faint watermark to upper edge. Includes a chapter on the caribou froma sportsmans point of view [21377]
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Author: EDWARDS Lionel

My Scottish Sketch Book

1929.  1st Edn,.  Country Life Ltd.  vii 32 pages, lge 4to, coloured frontis and 15 fine colour plates by Lionel Edwards, each plate with vignette drawing to margin, covers aspects of Scottish sports including fishing, hunting, stalking. This is No 75 of a limited edition of 250 copies signed by the author and bound in the original 1/4 vellum backed boards, gilt title to upper board. [7735]
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Author: EDWARDS Lionel, WALLACE Harold Frank

Hunting And Stalking The Deer The Pursuit Of Red, Fallow And Roe Deer In England And Scotland

1927.  1st Edn,.  XI 274 pages, 4to, illus with eight colour plates and numerous black and white from drawings by the Authors, publishers red boards, gilt titles, light fading to spine [18787]
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Author: EDWARDS Lionel, WALLACE H.F.

Hunting And Stalking The Deer The Pursuit Of Red, Fallow And Roe Deer In England And Scotland

1927.  1st Edn,.  Longmans Green & Co Ltd.  xi 274 pages, lge 4to, TEG, illus with eight colour plates and numerous black and white from drawings by the Authors, limited edition of 156 numbered copies (signed by both authors), publishers light red cloth with gilt title to upper board, a vg clean copy. [18296]
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Author: EDWARDS Lionel, WALLACE H.F.

Hunting And Stalking The Deer The Pursuit Of red, Fallow And Roe Deer In England And Scotland

1930.  re-issue.  Longmans.  xi 274 pages, 4to, illus 8 in colour and numerous black and white plates from drawings by the authors, vg. Although it notes on verso of title, cheaper re-issue the book appears identical to the 1st Edn. [20967]
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Author: FITZHERBERT Cuthbert

The Prince And The Pedlar

2000.  reprint Edn,.  David Grayling.  64 pages, landscape 8vo., illus by Balfour Browne with a frontis by Raoul Millais, limited to 400 copies. A fine copy in acetated dj. [15909]
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Author: FITZHERBERT Cuthbert

The Prince And The Pedlar, Stalking Memoirs

1977.  1st Edn,.  Anthony Atha Publishing.  Rugby.  71 pages, lge 8vo, illus by V.Balfour Browne, limited to 500 copies signed by the author, a vg+ copy in slipcase [19800]
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Author: FITZHERBERT Cuthbert

The Prince And The Pedlar, Stalking Memoirs

1977.  1st Edn,.  Anthony Atha Publishing.  Rugby.  71 pages, lge 8vo, illus by V.Balfour Browne, limited to 500 copies signed by the author, a vg+ copy in slipcase [11658]
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Author: FORRESTER Rex, ILLINGWORTH Neil

Hunter For Hire

1965.  1st Edn,.  Wellington, New Zealand.  187 pages, illus, vg in dj, much on New Zealand deer stalking [2865]
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Author: FORTESCUE Hon John

Stag Hunting On Exmoor

1887.  1st Edn,.  Chapman and Hall.  286 (1) pages, TEG, folding map, frontis + 13 plates, armorial bookplate of S,C.Lister, Swinton Park to front paste down with his signature to first blank. Finely bound in contemporary 1/2 dark blue morroco by Hatchards. [10588]
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Author: FORTESCUE Hon J.W.

The Story Of A Red Deer

1938.  rep Edn,.  X 144 pages, 12 plates in colour and 12 gravure plates by G.D.Armour, gilt deer vignette to upper board, vg. [13390]
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Author: FRANKLAND Sir Robert

Sketches Of Deer Stalking In The Highlands

1839.  J Dickinson.  Oblong folio without title page, 10 lithograph plates without titles as issued the plates (1) A stalking party, (2) Three ghillies and hounds, (3) Stags viewed through a telescope, (4) Stalkers approaching stags, (5) Stalkers and ghillie Crawling, (6) Stalkers and ghillies pursuing stags, (7) Stag hounded on cliff edge (8) Wounded stag separated from the herd, (9) Stag attacked by hounds , (10) Ghillie and pony bearing dead stag. The plates are on India paper on card, foxing to the card and occasionally to plates, 2 of the plates have closed tears to lower blank card margin not affecting plate. Bound in contemporary 1/2 dark leather cloth sides, gilt title label to upper board within gilt frame, chipping to head and tail of spine with rubbing to corners and edges. Schwerdt notes the printed label. There are 3 copies listed in UK libraries with title, the British Library copy with title in manuscript, we have had 1 other copy also without title, I would assume the title is part of the paper card wraps. A scarce set of well drawn lithographs by someone who knew the subject well and produced at a date when in the absence of modern rifles and their accurate shooting, deer hounds were indispensable. Schwerdt Vol. I 187. [19801]
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Author: GIBSON Colin

Highland Deerstalker

1977.  rep of the 1958 1st Edn,.  William Culross and Co Ltd, Couper Angus.  243 pages, illus, map end papers, vg in dj. [16293]
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Author: GRIMBLE Augustus

Deer Forests of Scotland

1896.  1st Edn,.  Keegan Paul, Trench Trubner and Co.  xxiv 324 pages, 4to, 8 full page plates by Archibald Thorburn, 1 of a limited edition of 500 copies, original 1/4 parchment covers, grey paper covered boards, paper title label to spine, some dust soiling to covers, corners and board edges are rubbed. [19928]
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Author: GRIMBLE Augustus

Deer Stalking

1886.  1st Edn,.  Chapman And Hall.  x 115 pages, sporting advs. 6 full page plates, 5 from photographs, ownership name of 1/2 title with date 1890, red cloth with gilt title and stalker sitting taking shot to upper board. [18691]
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Author: GRIMBLE Augustus

Deer Stalking

1886.  1st Edn,.  Chapman And Hall.  x 115 pages, sporting advs. 6 full page plates, 5 from photographs, presentation inscription 'to Arthur Gray from his old friend the author June 1888' to half title, small worm damage to bottom rear edge of spine approx. 2cm., red cloth with gilt title and stalker sitting taking shot to upper board. [4870]
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Author: GRIMBLE Augustus

Leaves From A Game Book

1898.  1st Edn,.  Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd.  249 pages, TEG, large 8vo., frontis + 19 full page illus, original 1/4 vellum marbled boards limited to 250 copies, Grimble notes that since 1877 1898 he has been present at the death of 76,577 head of game which is listed includes deer to his own rifle, game birds, wildfowl, rabbits etc., he dedicated the book to his friends and kind hosts Chute 262 [19493]
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Author: HART DAVIS Captain H.

Stalking Sketches

1904.  1st Edn,.  VI 67 pages, 4to, frontis illus + 16 other full page plates by the author, inside front cover paste down hand written list of 38 stags killed at Corrimony (Inverness) giving, stalker, points and weights, also some loose cuttings, photo relating presumably to the house and Wallace., McPherson families. Original tan patterned cloth with stag's head printed in brown to upper board, a vg+ copy. A guide to stalking in Scotland at the turn of the century, the illustrations are particularly evocative. [15650]
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Author: HART DAVIS Captain H.

Stalking Sketches

1904.  1st Edn,.  Horace Cox.  vi 67 pages, 4to, frontis illus + 16 other full page plates by the author, presentation inscription in ink to top blank margin of title page, original tan patterned cloth with stag's head printed in brown to upper board, vg-. A guide to stalking in Scotland at the turn of the century, the illustrations are particularly evocative. [21647]
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Author: HARVEY Lieut Col J R

Deer Hunting In Norfolk From The Earliest Times

1910.  1st.  The Norwich Mercury.  Norwich.  26 full page plates + map, some spotting to end papers, publishers burgundy cloth, title in gilt, vg. Includes an up to date appraisal and map of meeting places etc. [19786]
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Author: HARVIE Lieut Col J.R.

Deer Hunting In Norfolk From The Earliest Times

1910.  1st Edn,.  Norwich Mercury Co Ltd.  Norwich.  96 pages, 28 plates + map showing South Norfolk meets of the Norfolk staghounds. original maroon cloth, gilt authors name to lower front edge, gilt title to spine. A vg clean title of a difficult title to find. [16978]
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Author: LEES J.A.

Peaks And Pines Another Norway Book

1899.  1st Edn,.  Longman Green And Co.  378 pages, 63 illus and photographs by the author, bookplate to FEP, original grey cloth with mountain scene with reindeer to upper board, titles in silver. A vg copy. An account of a reindeer stalking trip, also a chapter on trout fishing. [4545]
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Author: LEGGATT Ashley

Stalking Reminiscences 1914-1920

1921.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  ix 114 pages, illus from photographs, some foxing to contents, original cloth with gilt stag's head to upper board, a vg bright copy. Leggatt relates his stalking experiences at Farley, Inverness-shire with gilt stags head to upper board, vg. [20926]
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Author: LEGGATT Ashley

Stalking Reminiscences 1914-1920

1922.  1st cheap Edn,.  John Murray.  IX 114 pages, 15 full page illus from photographs, maps, brown cloth with gilt stags head to upper board, light rubbing to head and tail of sport, Leggatt related his stalking experiences at Farley, Inverness-shire. [3245]
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Author: LYALL J.Watson Edt

The Sportsmans and Tourists Guide to the Rivers, Lochs, Moors and Deer Forests of Scotland Autumn Issue August to September 1908

1908.  36th Edn,.  J Watson Lyall & Co Ltd.  lxii 507 pages includes adverts many are sporting related, large folding map on thin paper showing the railways of England, "Shewing The Great Railway Routes Between England And Scotland" The map has sporting adverts to the margin and woodcut illus. The map of Northern England & Scotland has been torn out leaving only a small section. Publishers pictorial card covers printed in black showing standing stag in a highland scene with title to upper cover, chipping to paper on spine at head and talk, includes the red fold over cloth cover with gilt standing deer, the same illus as the paper cloth. An informative and comprehensive guide detailing lochs, rivers, fishing quarters, tenants of shooting and fishing, index to Scotland, hotels, railway stations etc. + excellent sporting and related adverts. The sporting estates and areas for stalking, shooting, fishing and golf. [21199]
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Author: MCCONNICHIE Alexander Inkson

Deer Forest Life

1932.  1st Edn,.  Alexander Maclehose & Co.  237 pages, illus, some foxing to contents and closed page edges, vg-, stalking in sheep ground,winter sport - begin stalking with hinds, deer forests, etc., [21499]
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Author: MCCONNICHIE Alexander Inkson

Deer Forest Life

1932.  1st Edn,.  Alexander Maclehose & Co.  237 pages, illus, vg, stalking in sheep ground,winter sport - begin stalking with hinds, deer forests, etc., [12181]
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Author: MCCONNOCHIE Alexander Inkson

Deer Forest Life

1932.  1st Edn,.  Alexander Macklehose.  ix 236 pages, illus, vg, stalking in sheep ground,winter sport - begin stalking with hinds, deer forests, etc., [4960]
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Author: MCCONNOCHIE Alexander Inkson

Deer Stalking In Scotland

1924.  1st Edn,.  Witherby.  208 pages, illus, red cloth covers, slight fading to cloth, o/w a vg copy free of the foxing often found with this title [20425]
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Author: MCCONNOCHIE Alexander Inkson

Deerstalking In Scotland

1924.  1st Edn,.  Witherby.  208 pages, frontis + 7 full page plates, some foxing to contents, red cloth with gilt stag heads to spine. [2045]
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Author: MCCONNOCHIE Alexander Inkson

Deerstalking In Scotland

1924.  1st Edn,.  Witherby.  208 pages, frontis + 7 full page plates, some foxing to contents, red cloth with gilt stag heads to spine. [2045]
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Author: MILLAIS J.G.

British Deer and Their Horns

1897.  1st Edn,.  Henry Sotheran and Co.  xviii 224 pages, large folio, TEG, 185 text and full page illus mostly by the author, 8 by Sidney Steel, 2 by E.Roe, 10 electro engraved and coloured frontis by the author and Sidney Steel, and a series of unpublished sketches by Sir Edwin Landseer, bookplate to front paste down with 2 old bookseller catalogue slips to lower edges, also early engraving of a dead red deer pasted to lower blank margin dedication page, some spotting to the margins of the elctro plates o/w contents clean and free of foxing. Original publishers pictorial cloth binding with deer head design to upper board and spine in black. The cloth evenly darkened on spine and less so along top edge of the front cover, the cloth usually found unevenly darkened which this copy is not one of the classic Victorian stalking titles. [21558]
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Author: MILLAIS J.G.and others

The Gun At Home And Abroad, British Deer And Ground Game, Dogs, Guns, Rifles

1913.  1st Edn,.  the London And Counties Press Association Ltd.  xvi 348 pages, TEG, lge 4to, 15 full pages colour plates by Balfour Browne, Maud Earl and George Lodge and numerous half tone plates, amorial bookplate to front paste down, limited to 950 numbered copies, this being No 630 part of the limitation was sold in a 4 volume set, this is one of the individually published numbered copies, a vg+ copy in full dark brown leather, gilt title to upper board. [21559]
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Author: PRIOR Richard

The Roe Deer Of Cranborne Chase An Ecological Survey

1968.  1st Edn,.  XVI 222 pages, illus, vg in dj, dj darkened on spine, presentation inscription on FEP from Richard Prior [10161]
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Author: PRIOR Richard

Trees And Deer, How To Cope With Deer In Forest, Field, And Garden

1983.  1st Edn,.  Batsford.  208 pages, illus with drawings by Jeeppe Edrup, vg in dj [3336]
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Author: PRIOR Richard

Trees And Deer, How To Cope With Deer In Forest, Field, And Garden

1983.  1st Edn,.  B.T.Batsford Ltd.  208 pages, illus with drawings by Jeppe Edrup, 1 of 12 copies signed by the author and bound in 1/2 calf with marbled sides, vg+. [3]
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Author: PRIOR Richard

Trees And Deer, How To Cope With Deer In Forest, Field, And Garden

1983.  1st Edn,.  Batsford.  208 pages, illus with drawings by Jeeppe Edrup, vg in dj [16272]
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Author: SCROPE William

The Art Of Deer Stalking, Illustrated by a Narrative of a Few Days Sport in the Forest of Atholl, With Some Account of the Nature and Habits of Red Deer, and a Short Description of the Scotch Forests

1838.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  xix 436 pages, TEG, illus with frontis and 10 full page engravings and lithographs by Edwin and Charles Landseer, contents clean and tight with some occasional spotting to outer blank margin of some plates, bound in half dark green morroco with title and gilt stags head within decorative ruled borders to spine compartments, bound by Root & Son, the original cloth front and rear, cloth sides and spine bound in at rear, some even light fading to spine, a vg attractive copy of his deer stalking classic using Scotch deerhounds, the Irish wolfhound, muzzle loading rifles etc. Schwerdt Vol II 154/55 f [21641]
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Author: SHIRLEY Evelyn Philip

Some Account of English Deer Parks With Notes on The Management Of Deer

1867.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  xiii,267 pages, frontis illus + 3 other full page plates and engraved chapter headings, ammorial bookplate to front paste down of Charles Penruddocke, FEP removed, pasted to front blank 3 booksellers cut catalogue listings for the book, contents clean and tight, publishers green cloth, gilt vignette to upper board, some marking to cloth and rubbing to corners and head and tail of spine, a g+ copy. the first 2 chapters cover the History Of Deer Parks From The Norman Conquest To The Time Of Publication. the book includes the History of All The Deer Parks In England [21022]
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Author: SNAFFLE (ROBERT DUNKIN)

The Roedeer A Monograph

1904.  Subscribers edition, 1st.  192 pages, large 8vo., TEG, coloured frontis + 3 other coloured plates, pages uncut, foxing to end papers, some occasional foxing to contents. original limp red cloth binding with gilt roebuck being attacked by hound to upper board. The book is in 1/4 morroco clampshell box, cloth sides, spine in 6 compartments with title and rolled gilt tooling. Limited to 100 copies. This was the first book in English solely devoted to the Roe. Part 1 The Natural History; Part II Roe Hunting; Part III Roe Shooting; Part IV The Roe In Heraldry; Part V Management Of Roe. An extremely scarce title, there were 72 initial subscribers to this book, which included many leading sportsmen of the day, libraries and institutions. A book which seldom appears for sale. A vg copy in the original binding of a scarce title in particularly good condition and well presented in the clapshell box. [21718]
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Author: SOBIESKI John, STUART Charles Edward

Lays Of The Deer Forest

1985.  1st thus Edn,.  Anthony Atha.  Diss.  175 pages, AEG, landscape 4to. 12 full page colour plates, and full page and text illus by Ian Oates, with an introduction by Lord Lovat.. Limited to 350 numbered copies this being number 58 of the special edition signed by Lovat and Ian Oates bound in a half green morroco with gilt stag head vignette to upper board and stag head motifs to spine. Ownership bookplate to front paste down, lacking the publisher's slipcase. There were also a few copies with an original sketch bound in full leather, the ordinary edition is bound in green cloth. A vg + copy. Originally published in 2 volumes in 1848. The second volume from which the text of this book is drawn. It contains fascinating descriptions of deer stalking as it was practiced at that time both in the Highlands and on the Continent [21745]
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Author: SOPER Eileen A.

Muntjac, A Study Of These Small Elusive Asiatic Deer Which Colonised An English Garden

1969.  1st Edn,.  XI 142 pages, illus by the author, vg in dj. [7084]
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Author: SPEED Lancelot

A Sojourn In The Highlands, Achanalt 1885

.  privately printed.  104 (16) pages, 4to., tipped in original albumen photograph frontis of Mary Bignold, over 100 illus from drawings throughout. the last (16) pages printed on 1 side are sepia illus and drawings by Speed "of various spots scattered about the forests of Loch Rosque, Strathbran and Achanalt in the more recent seasons". Some spotting to frontis and tissue guard, original maroon cloth, gilt antlers to upper board with the letters MB beneath, some light discolouration to cloth in places. A rare title COPAC located only 2 copies at Durham University and the National Library of Scotland. A journal of a sporting season in Achanalt Ross-shire from leaving Euston Station in August 1885 to the last entry on December 21st followed by "deaths 1885", days recorded all have illustrations for the days of sport etc., The book is dedicated to "Mistress Bignold" by Lancelot Speed, the estate was owned by Mary's father Sir Arthur Bignold, it is thought Mary inherited the estate on his death in 1915. The book was reprinted in a limited edition in 1996 by David Grayling using Kenneth Whiteheads copy [20949]
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Author: ST JOHN Charles

A Tour Of Sutherland With Extracts From The Field Book Of A Sportsman Naturalist

1849.  1st Edn,.  2 Vols, XIII 296, VIII 288 pages, 16pp adverts, 10 full page woodcut illus, a vg copy in the original blind stamped green cloth with gilt hooded falcon to upper board. To front board of both volumes a couple of small splash marks to boards o/w the cloth is clean and free of defects. A month by month account of a tour from St Johns Journals with 2 additional chapters on deer stalking also chapters on natural history and shooting. Scotch streams and lochs, dogs, fisheries, game dealers etc. [12442]
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Author: ST JOHN Charles

A Tour Of Sutherland With Extracts From The Field Book Of A Sportsman Naturalist

1849.  1st Edn,.  John Murray.  2 Vols, XIII 296, VIII 288 pages, 16pp adverts, 10 full page woodcut illus, light rubbing to heads of spines, a vg- copy in the original blind stamped green cloth with gilt hooded falcon to upper board. A month by month account of a tour from St Johns Journals with 2 additional chapters on deer stalking also chapters on natural history and shooting. Scotch streams and lochs, dogs, fisheries, game dealers etc. [14747]
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Author: ST JOHN Charles

Wild Sports and Natural History of the Highlands

1919.  reprint Edn,.  Edinburgh.  XXIX 472 pages, advs, small 4to., 50 illus. 30 being reproduced in colour from pictures by G D Armour and Edward Alexander. Tan cloth mountain scene with deer to upper board, vg this edition has an introduction and notes by Sir Herbert Maxwell. [14841]
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Author: ST JOHN Charles

Wild Sports And Natural History Of The Highlands

1927.  reprint Edn,.  Gurney and Jackson.  XXIX 471 pages, 50 illus 28 being in colour by Denholm Armour and Edwin Alexander, a vg clean copy in dj. [20418]
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Author: ST JOHN, The Honourable Ferdinand

Rambles In Germany, France, Italy And Russia In Search Of Sport

1853.  1st Edn.  Longmans, Brown, Green and Longman.  viii 244 pages, 32 pp adverts, coloured frontis + 3 other colour plates. A vg copy in the original publishers green cloth includes capercailie and black game, wild boar, roe and red deer in Bavaria, chamois, partridge and hawking in Hungary, wild fowl, bear, trout fishing in Germany etc., Abby Traval 43, Schwerdt Vol II 144 [21245]
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Author: THE RUFFLE

The Sporting Rifle in Britain

1951.  1st Edn,.  XII 108 pages, Illus, vg in dj. Chapter on stalking [2608]
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Author: VOWLES Alfred

Wild Deer Of Exmoor, History, Haunts, Habits

nd circa 1936.  1st Edn,.  Cox Son and Co Ltd.  Minehead.  47 pages, advs, illus, folding map, pictorial paper covered boards, vg. [11026]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G Kenneth

Catalogue of The G Kenneth Whitehead Deer Collection 21 & 22 July 2005

.  4to., 114 illus in colour and b/w from photographs, pictorial coloured card covers. The sale consisted of 858 items owned by Whitehead but predominately deer related from porcelain, pictures, taxidermy, books, guns etc. Fine [21636]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

Deer And Their Management In The Deer Parks Of Great Britain And Ireland

1950.  1st Edn,.  Country Life Limited.  370 pages, large 8vo., illus from photographs, loose errata page, a vg copy in dj, dj showing crease to head and tail of spine, strengthened on verso.Chapters include; The rise and fall of the deer parks; The management of deer; The food and feeding of deer; The diseases and afflictions of deer; Catching-up park deer; Warnham Court Park; Woburn Abbey Park; The natural history of deer; Red deer; Fallow deer; Roe deer; Non-British park deer - Pere David's deer, Chinese water deer, muntjac, [ref: 4701 ] ?100 [4701]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

Deer And Their Management In The Deer Parks Of Great Britain And Ireland

1950.  1st Edn,.  Country Life.  370 pages, illustrations from photographs etc, lge 8vo, old sellotape marks on front and rear EP's, o/w vg.Chapters include; The rise and fall of the deer parks; The management of deer; The food and feeding of deer; The diseases and afflictions of deer; Catching-up park deer; Warnham Court Park; Woburn Abbey Park; The natural history of deer; Red deer; Fallow deer; Roe deer; Non-British park deer - Pere David's deer, Chinese water deer, muntjac. [4590]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

The Deer Of Great Britain And Ireland An Account Of Their History Status And Distribution, Some Account of Jura Red Deer

1964.  1st Edn,.  xv 597 pages, illus, vg in dj [4296]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

The Deer of Great Britain and Ireland. An Account of Their History Status and Distribution, Some Account of Jura Red Deer

1964.  1st Edn,.  XV 597 pages, Illus. vg in dj. [1290]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

Deer Of The World

1972.  1st Edn,.  Constable.  1st Edn, 194 pages, Illustrations from photographs + maps .An authorative book on the subject. Small 4to , vg dj. [7289]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

Deer Of The World

1972.  1st Edn,.  194 pages, Illus. small 4to, vg in dj. [11841]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

Hunting And Stalking Deer In Britain Throughout The Ages

1980.  1st Edn,.  Batsford.  304 pages, illus in b/w from photographs, drwings etc, + maps, a vg copy in dj [20960]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

Hunting And Stalking Deer In Britain Throughout The Ages

1980.  1st Edn,.  Batsford.  304 pages, illus inb/w from photographs, drwings etc, + maps, ownership name to FEP, a vg copy in dj [19459]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

The Whitehead Encyclopedia Of Deer

2008.  reprint.  Quiller Publishing.  Wykey.  597 pages, 4to., numerous illus throughout, green cloth, gilt title and antlers vignette to upper board, fine in dj. The first edition of this massive work. [19549]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

The Wild Goats Of Britain And Ireland

1972.  1st Edn,.  David & Charles.  Newton Abbot.  184 pages, illus, vg in dj. Chapters include: Wild goats of the world; The origin of wild goats; Natural history of the wild goat; Goat lore and legend; The uses of the goar; The chase of the wild goat; Enclosed goats of England. Gazeteer of Wild goats. [11655]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

The Wild Goats Of Britain And Ireland

1972.  1st Edn,.  David and Charles.  Newton Abbot.  184 pages, illus, vg+ in dj. An authorative work on the subject.Chapters include: Wild goats of the world; The origin of wild goats; Natural history of the wild goat; Goat lore and legend; The uses of the goar; The chase of the wild goat; Enclosed goats of England. Gazeteer of Wild goats. [5053]
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Author: WHITEHEAD G.Kenneth

The Wild Goats Of Britain And Ireland

1972.  1st Edn,.  David and Charles.  Newton Abbot.  184 pages, illus, vg+ in dj. An authorative work on the subject. [14895]
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Author: WINANS Walter

Deer Breeding for Fine Heads with Descriptions of many Varieties and Cross Breeds

1913.  1st Edn,.  Rowland Ward.  XII 105 pages, advs, illus from photographs, armorial bookplate to front paste down and printed ownership name paste down to FEP for Robin Shield, 4to. original cloth, gilt title to upper cover, small mark 3" to front cover, possibly ink? [1287]
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