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Whipper-In; the Art and Science of Whipping-in and Insights into the World of Mounted Foxhunting

by Lieutenant Colonel Dennis J. Foster

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Published
2005
Condition
fine/very good
ISBN
9780977195602
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$125.00

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Millwood, VA: Foster, 2005. Hardcover. fine/very good. Quarto.310pp. Bound in leatherette boards in dust jacket. A very nice copy. Jacket shows some light edge rubbing, tiny stain to front of jacket. From the jacket flap: "While the book is ostensibly a text for those wanting to learn the skills of the whipper-in, in fact it encompasses the entire… Read more
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Foxhunting is Different

by Samuel J. Henry

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: The Derrydale Press, 1938. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 24.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 170pp. Bound in red cloth with gilt design. Limited to 950 copies of which this is copy 511. Fading to the spine. Previous owner's naem on front free endpaper.
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$75.00
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The Book of the Fox

by Richard Clapham

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Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$75.00

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New York: Derrydale PRess, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 24.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 105pp. Bound in red cloth. 1 of 750 copies. Frontispiece and in-text illustrations by Lionel Edwards and Marguerite Kirmse. Spine is faded. Some light staining to the boards.
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$75.00
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A Sporting Tour Through Ireland, England, Wales and France two volume set

by Harry Worcester Smith

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Published
1925
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$75.00

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Columbia, South Carolina: The State Company, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 24 x 16 cm. Octavos. 437pp total. Two volume set. Bound in red cloth with gilt lettering. Spines are heavily toned.
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$75.00
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The Market Hunter

by David and Jim Kimball

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Item Price
$25.00

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Minneapolis, Minnesota: Dillon Press Inc., 1969. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 22 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. 132pp. Red cloth in dust jacket. Large stain to rear of jacket.
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Duck Calls; An Enduring American Folk Art

by Howard L. Harlan and W.Crew Anderson

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Published
1988
Condition
very good/very good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$75.00

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Harlan Anderson, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. Quarto. (11" x 8 1/2") 316pp. Nice copy in dust jacket. One inch closed tear at top front of dust jacket. Duck's Unlimited Special Edition.
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$75.00
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The Quorndon Hounds, The Hitchcock Edition Volume III

by Frank Forester

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Published
19303
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$40.00

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New York: The Derrydale Press, 19303. Hardcover. Very Good. 24.5 x 16.5 cm. Octavo. 145pp. Limited to 750 sets, this being volume 3 only and unnumbered. Gilt top foredge. Some scuffing to the edges of the spine, bump to edge of back cover.
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$40.00
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The Outlaw Gunner

by Harry M. Walsh

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9780870331626
Item Price
$30.00

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Cambridge, Maryland: Tidewater Publishers, 1971. Third Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 26 x 18.5 cm. 178pp. Navy blue cloth in dust jacket. Pen inscription on endpapers. Some chipping to the edges of the jacket.
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$30.00
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Decoys of the Atlantic Flyway

by George Ross Starr, Jr.

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
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$25.00

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Winchester Press, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 28.5 x 22 cm. Quarto. 308pp. Blue cloth in dust jacket. Some tape repair and some soiling to the jacket.
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TOP OF THE LINE HUNTING COLLECTIBLES

by Donna Tonelli

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Published
1998
Condition
very good/ very good
ISBN
9780764304163
Item Price
$35.00

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Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., 1998. Hardcover. very good/ very good. Quarto. (12" x 9") 287pp. Over 1000 color photographs an d vintage black and white illustrations. Very nice coyp in dust jacket.
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$35.00
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Tide's Ending

by B.B.

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Published
1950
Condition
near fine/very good
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$50.00

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London: Hollis & Carter, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. near fine/very good. Quarto. (10" x 7 1/2') 244pp. With 16 color plates of Wildfowl. Nice copy in a lightly chipped dust jacket. Some light creasing to front of jacket.
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image of The Dead Shot; or, Sportsman's Complete Guide: Being A Treatise on the Use of the Gun, with rudimentary and finishing lessons in the art of shooting game of all kinds: pigeon-shooting, dog-breaking, etc.

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New York: Geo E. Woodward, 1873. Hardcover. Very Good. 19 x 13 cm. 12mo.286pp. Bound in green buckram. Gilt lettering to spine. Some rubbing to head and tail of spine as well as corners.
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image of Andersch Bros. Hunters and Trappers Guide Illustrating the Fur Bearing Animals of North America; Describing the Various Animals, Geographical Location, Habits, Mode of Living, Propagation and how to Hunt and Trap Them

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Minneapolis: Andersch Bros, 1906. First printing. hardcover. good. Burgundy cloth with gilt pictorial design and gilt lettering to cover and spine. 431pp and index. Some wear along spine.
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$50.00
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Safari A Saga of the African Blue

by Martin Johnson

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Published
1928
Condition
very good
Edition
First edition
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$40.00

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New York: Putnam's Sons, 1928. First edition. Hardcover. very good. Orange cloth. 294pp. With 66 illustrations. Lacking dust jacket. Spine lightly faded.
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image of The Truth About Hunting in Today's Africa: and How to Go on Safari for $690.00

The Truth About Hunting in Today's Africa: and How to Go on Safari for $690.00

by George Leonard Herter and Jacques P. Herter

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Published
1963
Condition
near fine
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$50.00

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Herter, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. near fine. Octavo. (9" x 6") 314pp. Many photographs. Very nice copy.
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$50.00
image of Ask Mamma, Handley Cross, Hawbuck Grange, Mr. Romford's Hounds, Mr. Sponge;s Sporting Tour, Plain or Ringlets? 6 volume set The Jorrocks Edition

Ask Mamma, Handley Cross, Hawbuck Grange, Mr. Romford's Hounds, Mr. Sponge;s Sporting Tour, Plain or Ringlets? 6 volume set The Jorrocks Edition

by Robert Smith Surtees

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Published
1900
Condition
Very Good
Edition
The Jorrocks Edition
Item Price
$275.00

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London: Bradbury, Agnew, & Co., 1900. The Jorrocks Edition. 3/4 leather. Very Good. Six volume set. 20.5 x 14.5 cm. Octavo. Bound in 3/4 red leather. The spines shows fading and some scuffing. Rubbing to the edges of the leatherMarble endpapers. The rear endpapers of "Plain" show ghosting of some letters. Color frontispieces as well as additional… Read more
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image of Life and Sport on the Lower St. Lawrence and Gulf; Containing chapters on Salmon Fishing, Trappings, the Folk-Lofe of the Montagnais Indians, and Tales of Adventure on the Fringe of the Labrador Peninsula

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London: T. Werner Laurie, Clifford's Inn, 1909. Early Reprint. Hardcover. Good+. 23 x 16 cm. Octavo. 440pp. Frontispiece portrait of the author with many plates. Bound in blue decorative cloth. Chipping to the top of the spine as well as some fading. Some rubbing to the bottom of the spine. Binding is tight.
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$250.00
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Game Birds and Fishes of North America

by [SHERMAN FOOTE DENTO; J. L. RIDGWAY AND W. B. GILLETTE]. The University Society Inc

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Published
1915
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$300.00

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The University Society Inc., 1915. Portfolio. Fine. Collection of 40 chromolithograph plates by: 20 of birds 20 of fish loose. Complete. Housed in a brown ribboned portfolio. Plates measure 12 x 9 1/2 inches. Illustrations of fish are mostly by Sherman Foote Denton and those of birds are by J. L. Ridgway and W. B. Gillette.
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A Saga of Duck and Goose Hunting

by Walter L. Bush

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
Edition
Second Printing
Item Price
$40.00

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Minneapolis: American Wildlife Art Galleries, 1978. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 28.5 x 22 cm. Quarto. 223pp. Grey cloth in dust jacket. This copy signed by the author, Walter L. Bush, on the title page.Tape repair to the front cover of the jacket as well as some chipping. Spotting to the top foredge.
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Records of North American Big Game

by Jack Reneau; Susan Reneau

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
10th Edition
ISBN
9780940864207
Item Price
$35.00

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Missoula, Montana: Boone & Crockett Club, 1993. 10th Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. This copy signed and inscribed by the Boone and Crockett Club chairman, Walter H. White, on the front free endpaper. Dust jacket spine is sunned.
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