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WOMEN ON HUNTING
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WOMEN ON HUNTING

By Houston, Pam (editor) (Joyce Carol Oates; Margaret Atwood; Louise Erdrich; Carol Frost; Annie Dillard; Rosellen Brown; Melanie Rae Thon; Nance Van Winckel; Terry Tempest Williams; Joanne Allred; Alison Baker; Ann Beattie; Alice Hoffman)

Hopewell, New Jersey: The Ecco Press, 1995. (xvi) 336 pp. Quarter-bound in reddish cloth on gray boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband. Lightly rubbed at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Some of the writers love hunting, some of them hate it. But they all get their say. This collection contains stories and essays: The Buck by Joyce Carol Oates; Dream 2: Brian the Still-Hunter by Margaret Atwood; The Trappers by Margaret Atwood; The Wandering Room by Louise Erdrich; To Kill a Deer by Carol Frost; Balance by Carol Frost; Stalking by Annie Dillard; Three Poems from Cora Fly by Rosellen Brown; What She Wants by Melanie Rae Thon; She Who Hunts by Nance Van Winckel; Deerskin by Terry Tempest Williams; To Bring Back the Deer by Joanne Allred; The Heaven of Animals by Alison Baker; Good Grease by Mary Tallmountain; Although I've Never Carried a Gun by Tess Gallagher; Birthmark by Tess Gallagher; From Primitive People by Francine Prose; The Success of the Hunt by Pattiann Rogers; From The Moon by Whale Light by Diane Askerman; Studying Wu Wei, Muir Beach by Jane Hirshfield; Fair Hunt: In the Land of Men by Antonya Nelson; Numberless by Heather McHugh; Dall by Pam Houston; The Weighing by Jane Hirshfield; Full Cry by Jane Smiley; Calling the Coyotes In by Kim Barnes; The Glass Wall by Mary Morris; The Family by Kelly Cherry; Hunting: A Story by Kelly Cherry; His Power: He Tames What Is Wild by Susan Griffin; Gatherings by Mary Pinard; From Second Nature by Alice Hoffman; Red Deer by Carol Frost; Wild Partridge by Carol Frost; The Killing Game by Joy Williams; Winter in the Desert by Allison Prescott; Deer Dance by Evelina Zuni Lucero; Some Kind of Pine by Heather McHugh; A Lesson in Hunter Safety by Mary Clearman Blew; In Yellow Grass by Jane Hirshfield; Diana, Goddess of the Hunt by Barbara Kafka; Every Story Rewrites Itself by Joanne Allred; On Murdering Eels and Laundering Swine by Betty Fussell; Du Pont's Black Powder Mills: Self-Guided Tour by Mary Pinard; Like Some Old Story by Kimberly M. Blaeser; Stalking the Light by Margaret Gibson; and Deer Season by Ann Beattie.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

$39.95

THE FUNDAMENTALS OF FISHING AND HUNTING
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THE FUNDAMENTALS OF FISHING AND HUNTING

By Dalrymple, Byron

New York: Perma Books (Permabooks), 1959. 324 pp. Perma Book M4136. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. Cover art by Robert J. Lee; interior line drawings by Paul Orban. The Chapters are: FISHING: Fresh Water Fishing Tackle and How to Use It; Bait Casting; Fly Fishing; Spinning; Bait and Still Fishing; Miscellaneous Equipment; Fresh Water Fish and How to Fish Them; Game Fish; Pan Fish; Rough Fish; Ice Fishing; Salt Water Tackle and How to Use It; Surf Tackle and Its Use; Salt Water Trolling; Other Types of Salt Water Fishing; Salt Water Baits; Playing Salt Water Fish; Salt Water Fishing Services; Salt Water Fish and How to Fish Them; Big Game Fish; General Game Fish; Bottom Fish. HUNTING: Hunting Equipment and How to Use It; Rifles; Shotguns; Safety with Guns; Dogs and Their Training; General Training; Hunting Dog Breeds; Field Training; Hunting Upland Game Birds; The Quails; The Pheasant; Partridges; The Grouses; The Woodcock; The Wild Turkey; The Doves; Hunting Lowland Game Birds; The Ducks; The Geese; Waterfowl Guns; Hunting Methods; Rails and Rail Hunting; Hunting Small Game Animals and Varmints; Rabbits; Squirrels; Night Hunting; Bobcats and Foxes; Varmint Hunting; Crows; Hunting Big Game; Deer Hunting; Other Horned and Antlered Game; Bears; Mountain Lion; Wild Hogs; Calling Predators Pests and Game; and Hunting with Bow and Arrow; followed by an index.. First Printing - First Thus. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Robert J. Lee; Paul Orban;.

$9.95

COUNTRY FAIR - Tales of the Countryside: Shooting and Fishing
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COUNTRY FAIR - Tales of the Countryside: Shooting and Fishing

By Hastings, Max

London: Harper Collins Publishers, 2005. 277 pp. Brown boards lettered in gilt on the spine; green endpapers. Illustrated with drawings by William Geldart. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Country Fair; Rhythm of the Seasons; The River Keeper; Sunshine and Showers; The Young Entry; Life at the Trough; Duffers' Days; Hit and Miss; Love Affair with Labs; A Future for the Countryside; No Eye for a Horse; Poachers' Roles; Naver Magic; With the Beaters; Every Shot a Record; An Idyll in Kenya; Tweed at Autumn; Pheasants; The English and the Scots; A Fishing Party; Rummage in the Gun Cupboard; Rough and Smooth in Cornwall; Hitting Some Low Notes; Glorious Grouse; Arctic Waters; Nightlife; Saying Please and Thank You; Level Pegging; New Ways and Old; Places We Know; Pigeons in the Offing; and Marauders Do It in the Rough; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Illus. by William Geldart;. 8vo.

$19.95

THE SPORT DOG TRAINER - Training with the PetSafe Strategy
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THE SPORT DOG TRAINER - Training with the PetSafe Strategy

By Andrysco, Dr. Bob

Knoxville, Tennessee: Radio Systems, 1999. 30 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white drawings. The Contents are: Introduction to the PetSafe Strategy; First Set of Behavioral Movements: Making Movement Toward Trainer; and more; Second Set of Behavioral Movements; Training Schedule; and Third Set of Behavioral Movements: Sit; Stand; Et Cetera; followed by Closing Statement.. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 8vo.

$19.95

HUNTING SECRETS OF THE EXPERTS
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HUNTING SECRETS OF THE EXPERTS

By Evanoff, Vlad (editor) (Ted Janes; Tom McNally; Russell Tinsley; Jimmy Robinson; A. C. Becker; Allen Gram; Charley Dickey; Henry Zeman; Bert Popowski; Harold F. Blaisdell; Roger Latham; Bob Elliot; Charley Niehuis; Bradford Angier; Frank C. Hibben)

New York: Doubleday and Company, 1964. 251 pp. Quarter-bound in black and pale green cloth; lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks around the edges; some loss at the head of the spine; price clipped; no interior markings. This collection contains: Outwitting the Fox by Ted Janes; Cottontail Rabbit Hunting by Tom McNally; Shooting Jack Rabbits by Russell Tinsley; How to Shoot Ducks by Jimmy Robinson; Fooling Smart Geese by A. C. Becker; Pheasant Hunting Know-How by Allen Gram; Bobwhite Quail by Charley Dickey; Ruffed Grouse by Henry Zeman; The Art of Crow Hunting by Bert Popowski; Woodcock Lore by Harold F. Blaisdell; Hunting the Wild Turkey by Roger Latham; How to Get a White-tailed Deer by Bob Elliot; Mule Deer by Charley Niehuis; Pronghorn Antelope by Ray Bentzen; Elk Hunting by Clyde Ormond; Moose Can Be Tough by Bradford Angier; Black Bear Ways by Frank C. Hibben; Grizzly and Brown Bears by F. Phillips Williamson; When You Tackle Wild Boars by Carlos Vinson; and Bow Hunting Tips by Howard Sigler.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. 8vo.

$14.95

SPRING TURKEY HUNTING - The Serious Hunter's Guide
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SPRING TURKEY HUNTING - The Serious Hunter's Guide

By McDaniel, John M.

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole Books, 1986. 219 pp. Green boards lettered in yellow on the front panel and spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs, diagrams and drawings, along with a few colour plates. This is an ex-library copy with light wear on the corners of the dustjacket and no library markings on the dj; tape stains on the endpapers and the boards; library stamp on the upper edge of the text block; no other library markings. The Contents are: Introduction; An Historical Perspective; The Challenge and Appeal; Biology and Spring Gobbler Hunting; The Spring Experience and the Hunter; Techniques and Strategies; The Tools; Camouflage; Calling Calls and Callers; The Physical Demands; Safety; Ethics; and Working for the Wild Turkey's Future; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Only/Very Good. 8vo.

$24.95

TAXIDERMY REFERENCE LIBRARY: Fish Mounting; Bird Mounting; Horn Mounting; Full Body Mounts; Tanning; Game Head Mounting; Rug Making
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TAXIDERMY REFERENCE LIBRARY: Fish Mounting; Bird Mounting; Horn Mounting; Full Body Mounts; Tanning; Game Head Mounting; Rug Making

By Kempf, Lloyd; Kempf, Audrey; Van Dyke, L. J.; Bohn, Coleen; Kilcoin, Linda;

Woonsocket, South Dakota: Van Dyke Supply Company, 1981. 54, 40, 8, 32, 24, 40, 18 pp. A series of seven pamphlets, six of which are in a three-ring binder; the seventh is loose but still part of the series. All seven have been illustrated with drawings and/or black and white photographs. Very light wear. To be clear, the titles here are: Fish Mounting; Bird Mounting; Horn Mounting; Full Body Mounts; Tanning; Game Head Mounting; and Rug Making.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$29.95

IDEAL LOADING TOOLS - Parts and Equipment
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IDEAL LOADING TOOLS - Parts and Equipment

By Anonymous

Middlefield, Connecticut: The Lyman Gun Sight Corporation, 1951. 4 pp. Folded sheet of 6 3/4 by 9 1/2 paper, issued April 1, 1951, giving the list prices of products from the Lyman Gun Sight company, tools for re-loading metallic cartridges, bullet moulds, shotgun shell re-loader, et cetera. Light wear.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 16mo. Ephemera.

$9.95

OUTDOOR LIFE COMPLETE BOOK OF HUNTING  - Game Animals - Waterfowl - Upland Birds
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OUTDOOR LIFE COMPLETE BOOK OF HUNTING - Game Animals - Waterfowl - Upland Birds

By Ormond, Clyde

New York: Outdoor Life - Harper and Row, 1969. 467 pp. Beige cloth with a small gilt pictorial and red and black lettering on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks around the edges; price clipped; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper; no other interior markings. Profusely illustrated with line drawings by Douglas Allen and with black and white photographs. The Chapters are: PART ONE: HUNTING GAME ANIMALS: Planning the Hunting Trip; Clothing and Equipment; Rifles and Cartridges; Pack Outfits and How to Use Them; Outfitters and Guides; How to Set Up the Hunting Camp; How to Locate and Track Game; Trophy and Range Estimation; Hunting with Bow and Arrow; Deer: Whitetail Mule Blacktail; Elk; Moose; Caribou; Antelope; The Bears; Mountain Sheep and Goats; Predators; Varmints; How to Skin and Dress Game. PART TWO: HUNTING GAME BIRDS: Planning the Bird Hunt; Clothing and Equipment; Guns and Loads; Dogs for Waterfowl and Upland Game; Field Guide to Hunting Upland Birds; Field Guide to Hunting Waterfowl; Stalking and Jump Shooting; Shooting from Blinds; Decoys and Duck Boats; Plucking and Preparing Birds; and Care of Firearms; followed by an Appendix: Boone and Crockett Club Scoring Charts; and an index.. Thirteenth Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Douglas Allen;. 8vo.

$24.95

DECOYING BIG GAME - Successful Tactics for Luring Deer Elk Bears and Other Animals into Range
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DECOYING BIG GAME - Successful Tactics for Luring Deer Elk Bears and Other Animals into Range

By Cooney, Judd

Guilford, Connecticut: The Lyons Press, 2002. (viii) 232 pp. Quarter-bound in green on cream-coloured boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs and colour plates. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: The Ancient Art of Decoying Big Game; Creating an Illusion; Decoying Whitetails; Decoying Other Deer; Elk Decoying; Moose Decoying; Decoying Pronghorn Antelope; Predator Decoying; Decoying Bears and Big Cats; Decoying Turkeys; and Decoy Equipment Manufacturers.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$19.95

THE LAST TRAPPER
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THE LAST TRAPPER

By Vanier, Nicolas; Vanier, Diane (translated by Florence Brutton) (from a film by Jean-Pierre Bailly)

Toronto: Prospero Books, 2005. 256 pp. Please note, this is a large and heavy book and, depending where in the world you are, the shipping rates might be higher than normal. Blue boards lettered in silver on the spine; gray endpapers; headband; illustrated throughout with colour photographs by Eric Travers and Nicolas Vanier. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Meeting; Summer; Fall; Winter; Spring; and The Making of the Film.. First Translated Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Illus. by Eric Travers; Nicolas Vanier;. Folio.

$19.95

ADVANCED TURKEY HUNTING
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ADVANCED TURKEY HUNTING

By Hanback, Michael

Chanhassen, Minnesota: Creative Publishing, 2003. 127 pp. Glossy pictorial boards; illustrated with colour photographs. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings; as issued, no dustjacket. The Contents are: Scouting Techniques for Turkeys; Terrain Tactics for Hunters - with David Hale; Hunting Public Land - with Dave Streb; Putting Bachelors to Bed - with Mark Drury; Mastering Turkey Calls - with Will Primos; The Fine Art of Working a Gobbler - with Eddie Salter; Ten Advanced Calling Tips - with Chris Kirby; When Gobblers Won't Gobble - with Walter Parrott; Why Do Turkeys Do That - with Bill Jordan; The Toughest Toms - with Ronnie Cuz Strickland; The Myth of the Call-shy Turkey with Ray Eye; From the Stage to the Woods - with Steve Stolz; The Phases of Spring - with Harold Knight; Hunting the Oscelola Wild Turkey - with Terry Drury; Vagabonds of the West - with David Blanton; Rule the Roost - with Ron Jolly; Fall Turkey Tactics - with Jim Clay; Team Turkey Hunting - with Chuck Jones; Make a Shooting Plan - with Michael Waddell; and Bowhunting FAQs - with Jay Gregory; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 4to.

$24.95

THE LADY AND THE TRAPPER
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THE LADY AND THE TRAPPER

By Walker, Mary

St. John's, Newfoundland: Jesperson Press, 1991. 139 pp. Signed by the author, Mary Walker and by Horace the Trapper. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a crease on the front hinge and an uncreased spine. The Contents are: Arrival; Dated Entries from Saturday October 7, 1989 to Saturday March 16, 1990; Facing the Last Day; and The Day Out; followed by an animal glossary.. Signed by Author. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$24.95

GAME, GUNNERS AND BIOLOGY - The Scientific Approach to Wildlife Management
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GAME, GUNNERS AND BIOLOGY - The Scientific Approach to Wildlife Management

By Madson, John; Kozicky, Ed

East Alton, Illinois: Winchester Press, 1971. 48 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Light rubbing on the corners; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Oscar Warbach. The Chapters are: The Low Ebb; The Morning After; The Fallacy of Protection; An American Game Policy; J. N. Ding Darling and the Colleges; The Third Stroke; Dividends; and Yesterday Today and Tomorrow.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Oscar Warbach;. 8vo.

$14.95

DECOYING BIG GAME - Successful Tactics for Luring Deer Elk Bears and Other Animals into Range
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DECOYING BIG GAME - Successful Tactics for Luring Deer Elk Bears and Other Animals into Range

By Cooney, Judd

Guilford, Connecticut: The Lyons Press, 2002. (viii) 232 pp. Quarter-bound in green on cream-coloured boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs and colour plates. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: The Ancient Art of Decoying Big Game; Creating an Illusion; Decoying Whitetails; Decoying Other Deer; Elk Decoying; Moose Decoying; Decoying Pronghorn Antelope; Predator Decoying; Decoying Bears and Big Cats; Decoying Turkeys; and Decoy Equipment Manufacturers.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$19.95

CARE OF GAME MEAT AND TROPHIES
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CARE OF GAME MEAT AND TROPHIES

By Elliott, Charles

New York: Outdoor Life - Funk and Wagnalls, 1976. 152 pp. Brown boards lettered in silver on the spine; illustrated with black and white photographs and with drawings by Douglas Allen Jr. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few small nicks around the edges; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Trophy Room Ruminations; The Kill; Field-dressing Hoofed Game; Field Care, Transporting, Skinning, Tanning; Preparing and Preserving the Meat; The Head Mount; Mainly Bears and Cats; Small Game; Game Birds; And Fish; followed by photo credits and an index.. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Douglas Allen Jr;. 8vo.

$14.95

HOW TO HUNT WHITETAIL DEER
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HOW TO HUNT WHITETAIL DEER

By Anderson, Luther A.

New York: Funk and Wagnalls, 1968. 116 pp. Gray cloth lettered in red on the spine; red upper edge; illustrated with black and white plates. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with some minor chipping at the head of the spine; some minor rubbing on the panels; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Abundant Whitetail; Natural History; Selecting the Deer Cartridge; Rifle Sights and Sighting; The Rifle on Moving Deer; Essential Equipment; Hunting from a Stand; Stalking and Still-Hunting; Group Hunting - The Drive; Whitetails and the Weather; The Rutting Moon; Bullet Placement and Trailing Wounded Deer; Venison; The Deer Camp; Survival and the Compass; and Safety with Firearms.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$9.95

WILD TURKEYS AND OTHER STORIES
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WILD TURKEYS AND OTHER STORIES

By Swenson, Jack

Lincoln, Nebraska: iUniverse, 2007. 84 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This contains too many stories to list but some of the highlights are: Birdhouses; Clappertrap; Cowboy; Crazy Days; Deer Hunting in Minnesota; Duck Hunt; Lost Cars and Broken Hearts; Veterinary Medicine; Wild Kingdom; Wild Turkeys; and many, many more.. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

INNOVATIVE TURKEY HUNTING - Advanced Tactics from Brad Harris and Mark Drury
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INNOVATIVE TURKEY HUNTING - Advanced Tactics from Brad Harris and Mark Drury

By Casada, Jim (edited by Brian Lovett)

Iola, Wisconsin: Krause Publications, 2000. 203 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: One: The Quarry and the Quest: A Sport for the Soul; Roots: The Hunters' Backgrounds; A Wary Worthy Adversary. Two: Preparation: Equipment and Education: Calls and Their Use; Locator Calls and Their Use; Guns and Their Loads; Clothing and Acessories; Scouting and Woodsmanship. Three: Tactics and Techniques: Finding Birds; Tactics; Working a Bird; Closing the Deal. Four: The Ethos of the Hunt: Safety and Ethics; On the Road; and The Crystal Ball - What Tomorrow Holds.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$14.95

WILD TURKEYS - Hunting and Watching
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WILD TURKEYS - Hunting and Watching

By Mettler, John J. Jr.

North Adams, Massachusetts: Storey Publishing, 1998. (viii) 167 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Jack Mesick. The Chapters are: Part One: The Noble Wild Turkey: History of the Wild Turkey; Appearance, Distribution and Habitat; The Life of the Wild Turkey. Part Two: The Hunt: The Ethics of Hunting; Clothing, Weapons, and Other Equipment; Safety; Spring Hunt; Fall Hunt; After the Hunt: From Bleeding to Butchering; Preserving Your Trophy; Photography for the Hunter and Nonhunter. Part Three: The Feast: Recipes Collected and Compiled by Elinor Mettler. And Part Four: The Future: The Next Generation; followed by Appendices: State and Provincial Game Commissions; Wild Turkey Hunting Seasons; and an index... Fifth Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Jack Mesick;. 8vo.

$14.95

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