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A Hunter\'s Adventure In The Great West
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A Hunter's Adventure In The Great West

By Gillmore, Parker (Ubique):

London. Hurst and Blackett, 1871 First edition.With an engraved frontispiece & title-page.pp x 336 + 16 page publishers catalogue at end.This copy has been nicely rebound in three quarter brown marbled leather with marbled boards.Red title label with gilt decoration & lettering to the spine.The binding is in near fine condition but page 9 & 10 have a repair to the top of page with no loss of text.Page 11 & 12 is torn to the top of the page with loss of one word on the first & last line of text.Slight light foxing to title & frontis otherwise a very good & attractive item.The author was a Scottish soldier & hunter who travelled widely in America & Africa & wrote many books.This is an account of hunting and fishing in Montana Territory apparently just before the discovery of precious metals there.


Adventures of an Artisan Hunter
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Adventures of an Artisan Hunter

By Plummer, David Brian:

Powys,Wales.Coch-y-Bonddu Books, 2000.ISBN 0-9533648-6-0 Reprint of the 1979 first edition.With full page line illustrations by Martin Knowelden.pp 126.Hard cover,green cloth gilt.A near fine copy in a very good unclipped pictorial dust jacket with very slight wear to its top edge.


Little Birds and Elephants: The Diary and Short Stories of David Macpherson\'s Wanderings in Portuguese East Africa and Nyasaland 1928-1929
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Little Birds and Elephants: The Diary and Short Stories of David Macpherson's Wanderings in Portuguese East Africa and Nyasaland 1928-1929

By MacPherson, David W.K.:

Blonay,Switzerland. Denham House,2005.ISBN 0904309 04 5 First edition edited & signed by Isabel Macpherson.With illustrated end-papers,a portrait frontispiece,4 folding colour.maps,5 colour plates and with 30 illustrations.pp 288.Hard cover,orange cloth gilt.Small slight indent to front board otherwise a very good clean copy in a very good dust jacket.Four of the colour plates are by J.C.Harrison.Heavy,1,025 kilo unpacked.A little extra postage will be required for overseas order..


Sporting Recollections of a Younger Son

By Luttrell, Claude:

London. Duckworth, 1925. First edition.With a frontispiece & 7 b&w plates.pp 208.Hard cover,green cloth gilt.A very good + clean copy without dust jacket.


Hard Up on Pegasus

By Pollard, Hugh B. C.:

London. Eyre and Spottiswoode Limited. 1931. First edition.With a colour tinted frontispiece & 12 other plates by Gilbert Holiday.pp x 208.Hard cover,original plum coloured cloth gilt.The spine is very slightly lighter than the boards otherwise a very good,clean & well preserved copy.No dust jacket.


A Hunting Pageant

By Lovell, Mary.S:

Hindhead,Surrey. Saiga date (1981) First edition.With 44 b&w illustrations,mostly full page.pp ix 180.Hard cover,green cloth gilt.Ink inscription on front end-paper.Otherwise a very good + copy in a very good + price-clipped pictorial dust jacket.A history of the New Forest Hunt Club from 1781 to 1980.Interesting illustrations. Book size is quarto.10 x 8 inches.