Shooting, Volume I: Field and Covert -and- Shooting, Volume II: Moor and Marsh (The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes)

By: WALSINGHAM (Lord); PAYNE-GALLWEY, Sir Ralph

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A two-volume guide to shooting sports in Britain. Volume I (Field & Covert) in Fourth Edition, revised; 1892. Volume II (Moor & Marsh) in Third Edition; 1889. Both volumes with numerous black & white engraved illustrations by six different artists. Advice and information is provided on a wide variety of topics: guns, gun-making and acquisition, hunting various species of mammals and birds, trap shooting, etc. The authors were assisted by Lord Lovat and Lord Charles Lennox Kerr. These two works are entries in the publisher's series: The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes. --- In full brown cloth-covered boards with illustrations, decorations and titling in black, gilt, and silver; brown topstain. --- Both volumes are tightly bound, clean and sturdy though with minor edgewear and with pencilings on perhaps as many as 4 pages. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); xv, 357, xiii, 357 pages

Title: Shooting, Volume I: Field and Covert -and- Shooting, Volume II: Moor and Marsh (The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes)

Author Name: WALSINGHAM (Lord); PAYNE-GALLWEY, Sir Ralph

Categories: >>Wildlife, Animals, Life in the Wild, >>Outdoor Pursuits & Recreation,

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1892, 1889

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Stock No.: 82463