Shooting By Moor, Field And Shore..
Bound in original quarter cloth over cloth boards, gilt, with gilt blocks, in pictorial dust wrapper, with pasted in photographs on front board and spine, which has wear at head and tail of spine. A little foxing, largely confined to edges, but otherwise a very good clean copy. 1952 inscription on second free endpaper.
Seeley Service and Co. Limited, 196 Shaftesbury Avenue.,
A practical guide to modern methods, by eric parker, leslie sprake, major portal, major pollard, j. c. m. nichols, richard clapham, lt.-col. badcock, dugald macintyre, francis cautley, iain ramsay, p. d. williams, a. hipgrave, alban f. l. bacon, barrister-at-law, and james andrews, m.b. with one hundred and fifty illustrations.
(the lonsdale library. volume iii).
Large 8vo. 6 x 8.75 inches. 380 pp. +  pp. publisher' s advertisements.
Illustrated by 75 photographic plates, including frontispiece, on 48 pages of plates, by 41 text figures and by tables in text.
A well illustrated volume in the Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games and Pastimes. Eric Parker (1870-1955) was Editor-in- Chief of The Field and a writer on sport, topography and natural history. Principally concerned with game birds and wild fowl, it also includes chapters on gun dogs, the legal aspect of shooting, first-aid and shooting accidents and game cookery. A reprint of the first edition of 1929.
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