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Catalogue from Pike and Tucker. Poultry, Game, Horse and Dog Food Manufacturers. Established 1820.
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Catalogue from Pike and Tucker. Poultry, Game, Horse and Dog Food Manufacturers. Established 1820.

By Pike & Tucker

Printed by Bennett Brothers Ltd., Counterslip Works, Bristol. nd. (early 1900's) Oblong 8vo (24.5cm x 15cm) 58pp. Covers in green ink. Photo and engraved illustrations. Stapled. Lightly toned, covers a little discoloured. Final page index of prices struck through neatly with pen. Updated prices printed in purple ink. Order forms at rear removed at serration. Within the text is a reference to the Fertilizers and Feeding Stuffs Act, 1906 and a testimonial dated 1906, dating this catalogue to the early twentieth century. Pike and Tucker Offices 10 & 11 Peter Street Bristol; Factory 7,8, & 9 Cathay, Redcliffe, Bristol. A historic and rare Bristol trade Catalogue. Peter Street was destroyed in the tragic German Blitz of Bristol in 1940 - 1941, it seems that the Cathay factory was also destroyed and all records were lost. The printer of this catalogue, Messrs Bennett Brothers works was also destroyed, but their records have been preserved in Bristol Archives.

$46.73

One hundred and fifty years of shotgun history. Including something about the House of Churchill
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One hundred and fifty years of shotgun history. Including something about the House of Churchill

By Churchill, Aitken, Grant & Lang Ltd

Churchill, Aitken, Grant & Lang. London. nd [1972] (13)pp. Photo illus. Paper covers.

$3.34

Colonel Hawker\'s Shooting Diaries
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Colonel Hawker's Shooting Diaries

By Hawker, Colonel Peter

First edition. Philip Allan. London. 1931. Octavo. 300pp. Frontis. portrait, 11 further plates. Original cloth, faded and speckled. Browning to edges, but text and plates unaffected. Signature to ffep.

$16.69

Breaking and training dogs: being concise directions for the proper education of dogs both for the field and for companions. Second edition revised and enlarged. Part I by “Pathfinder”. Part II by Hugh Dalziel
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Breaking and training dogs: being concise directions for the proper education of dogs both for the field and for companions. Second edition revised and enlarged. Part I by “Pathfinder”. Part II by Hugh Dalziel

By Pathfinder & Dalziel, Hugh

L. Upcott Gill. London. 1903. Octavo. 260pp. 22p adverts. Photo plates. Original decorative cloth, gilt lettering. Faded and worn. Text toned.

$20.03

Gun for Company. Illustrated by J. C. Harrison
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Gun for Company. Illustrated by J. C. Harrison

By Keith, E. C.

First edition. Country Life. London. 1937. Quarto. 202pp. Colour frontis., 12 further monochrome plates. Original green cloth, gilt to spine, white lettering to upper board. Scattered light foxing to prelims. Inscription to ffep dated Xmas 1940.

$16.02

Reynard the Fox. A study of the Fox in Medieval English Art.
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Reynard the Fox. A study of the Fox in Medieval English Art.

By Varty, Kenneth

Leicester University Press. 1967. Quarto. 169pp. Colour frontis., 169 illustrations. Original cream boards, gilt lettering, and gilt fox motif to upper board. Slightly sunned to spine and top of boards.

$20.03

A Dictionary of British Sporting Painters
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A Dictionary of British Sporting Painters

By Pavière, Sydney H.

F. Lewis Ltd. The Tithe House, Leigh on Sea. 1980. Quarto. 93pp. 48 monochrome plates. Original blue cloth, gilt to spine and upper board. Dustwrapper tipped in. Small Hilmartin Manor Press plate to fep.

$26.70

Shooting by moor, field and shore. A practical guide to modern methods.  With one hundred and fifty illustrations. The Lonsdale Library Volume III.
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Shooting by moor, field and shore. A practical guide to modern methods. With one hundred and fifty illustrations. The Lonsdale Library Volume III.

By Parker, Eric et al

Seeley, Service & Co. London. nd. [1947]. Octavo. 380pp. Photo frontis., Numerous photo plates and text illus. Original quarter cloth, a little faded and spotted to boards and bumped to corners. Signature to ffep. Contains the original Lonsdale Library triptych bookmark.

$20.03

Fox Hunting. The Lonsdale Library Volume VII.
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Fox Hunting. The Lonsdale Library Volume VII.

By Frederick, Sir Charles et al

Seeley Service & Co. London. nd [1947]. 367, (1)pp. Photo frontis., photo plates. Original cloth, gilt to spine and cover motif. Slight mottling to boards. Upper hinge cracked but firm. Publishers ads at front.

$26.70

Deer, Hare and Otter Hunting. The Lonsdale Library Volume XXII
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Deer, Hare and Otter Hunting. The Lonsdale Library Volume XXII

By Adams, Ena et al

Seeley, Service & Co. London. nd. [1936] Octavo. 255pp. Photo frontis., photo plates. Original cloth, gilt to spine and upper board motif. Publisher's ads at front. Signature of Richard S. Fawcett to fep dated March 1955. From the library of Richard Sandford Fawcett of Great Hagley Hopton Castle.

$26.70

Horsemanship. The way of a man with a horse. A practical book on horsemanship. Veterinary notes by Col. Todd & a chapter on Pig-Sticking by Lieut.-Col. Arthur Brooke
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Horsemanship. The way of a man with a horse. A practical book on horsemanship. Veterinary notes by Col. Todd & a chapter on Pig-Sticking by Lieut.-Col. Arthur Brooke

By Brooke, Brigadier Geoffrey

Seeley Service. London. nd. [1934]. Octavo. 288pp. Photo plates. Publisher's ads at front. Original brown cloth, gilt to spine, gilt motif to upper board. Lightly toned. With the original Lonsdale Library Book Mark.

$26.70

British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867. Sport in Art and Books. The Paul Mellon Collection
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British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867. Sport in Art and Books. The Paul Mellon Collection

By Egerton, Judy (ed)

First edition. Tate Gallery. London. 1978. Quarto. xxiv, 382pp. 43 colour plates. Original red cloth, label to spines, gilt. In original dust wrapper, slightly chipped to edges.

$64.08

British Sporting and Animal Drawings c.1500-1850. Sport in Art and Books. The Paul Mellon Collection
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British Sporting and Animal Drawings c.1500-1850. Sport in Art and Books. The Paul Mellon Collection

By Egerton, Judy & Snelgrove, Dudley (eds)

First edition. Tate Gallery. London. 1978. Quarto. xv, (2), 126pp. 23 colour plates, numerous b/w plates; xxiv, 382pp. 43 colour plates. Original red cloth, label to spines, gilt. In original dust wrapper, slightly chipped to edges.

$64.08

A Portrait of Shooting
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A Portrait of Shooting

By Marchington, John

Limited edition. Number 974/1100. Antony Atha Publishers and The Game Conservancy. Rugby. 1979. Quarto. 252pp. 12 colour plates, numerous black and white illustrations. Original quarter green morocco, gilt. In original green cloth slipcase. A lovely copy.

$100.13

Guns this way. Illustrated with photographs by John Tarlton, A. Harvey and R. Meek and drawings by D. Watkins-Pitchford
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Guns this way. Illustrated with photographs by John Tarlton, A. Harvey and R. Meek and drawings by D. Watkins-Pitchford

By Pearson-Rogers, H. W.

First edition. H. F. & G. Witherby. London. 1962. Quarto. x, 85pp. 36 plates. Original green cloth, gilt to spine. Slightly faded. Occasional light spotting. Signature of Sandford Fawcett to ffep. From his library at Great Hagley, Hopton Castle

$26.70

Sport in Art. An Iconography of Sport illustrating the field sports of Europe and America from the fifteenth to the end of the eighteenth century.
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Sport in Art. An Iconography of Sport illustrating the field sports of Europe and America from the fifteenth to the end of the eighteenth century.

By Baillie-Grohman, William A.

Second edition. Simkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. London. nd. [1919] Quarto. xxiii, 422pp, 2pp ads. Colour frontis tipped in, colour plate tipped in, numerous further monochrome plates and illustrations. Contemporary quarter calf, green cloth. Spine in six compartments, with red and green leather labels, gilt lettering. Corner of frontis. slightly creased. A nice copy. Provenance: Armorial bookplate of Green-Price to fep. The Green-Price Baronetcy, of Norton Manor in the parish of Norton in the County of Radnor.

$166.89

An Alphabet of Shooting.
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An Alphabet of Shooting.

By Parker, Eric

First edition. Published by The Field. London. nd. [1932] Quarto. ix, 10-59pp. 25 b/w photograph plates tipped in. Original green decorative cloth. Slightly bumped to corners, rubbed to head and tail of spine. Light scattered foxing. Signature of R.D. Lewis-Roberts to upper margin of ffep. Dedication "Richard A big thank you over Chalbury With love Maggie March 1978" to ffep. (From the library of Richard Sandford Fawcett of Great Hagley, Hopton Castle.)

$60.08

British Sporting Artists. From Barlow to Herring. With a Foreword by Sir Theodore Cook and twenty-seven illustrations in colour and seventy-six in black and white.
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British Sporting Artists. From Barlow to Herring. With a Foreword by Sir Theodore Cook and twenty-seven illustrations in colour and seventy-six in black and white.

By Sparrow, Walter Shaw

First edition. John Lane at The Bodley Head. London. 1922. Quarto. xvii, 249pp. 2pp publisher's ads. Colour frontis., 26 further colour pates. 76 monochrome plates. Original publisher's decorative green cloth, black and gilt. Pages untrimmed. Toning to endpapers. Inscription to ffep Xmas 1922. A nice copy.

$133.51

Henry Alken. With eight plates in colour and sixty-four subjects in half-tone. Being the first volume of the series The Sport of Our Fathers. With an introduction by Sir Theodore Cook, Editor of The Field.
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Henry Alken. With eight plates in colour and sixty-four subjects in half-tone. Being the first volume of the series The Sport of Our Fathers. With an introduction by Sir Theodore Cook, Editor of The Field.

By Sparrow, Walter Shaw

First edition. Williams and Norgate. London. 1927. Large Quarto. xxiv, 55pp. 8 colour plates, 64 half-tone plates. Original red cloth, gilt to spine and board. A little faded and rubbed. Pages untrimmed. Toned to endpapers. Pencil inscription to ffep: "With my best wishes Elizabeth".

$53.40

Mr Jorrocks’ Lectors. From Handley Cross. With illustrations by G. Denholm Armour
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Mr Jorrocks’ Lectors. From Handley Cross. With illustrations by G. Denholm Armour

By Surtees, R. S.

Hodder and Stoughton. London. 1910. Quarto. (5), 150, (1)pp. Tissue guarded mounted colour frontis., 24 further tissue guarded mounted colour plates. Original red and black decorative cloth, in excellent condition. Toned to endpapers, edges lightly spotted. A lovely copy.Publishers' original decorative red and black box, lightly rubbed and faded. Together with "Jorrocks on 'unting and 'osses". Hodder and Stoughton. Printed at The Edinburgh Press London. nd. Small 8vo. 12pp. Mounted colour plate. Line illus. Card boards, with mounted colour vignette to upper cover. Ribbon tie. Covers lightly faded.

$166.89

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