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Image for A History of Marksmanship.

A History of Marksmanship.

By: CHENEVIX TRENCH, Charles;

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Longman 1972 1st:

Seller ID: 75503


10 x 7.5 ins. Black cloth with original glossy dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW price clipped.) Minor foxing to outer page edges. 320pp. B&W & colour. View more info

Image for Shooting With Surtees Including the shooting exploits of Messrs. John Jorrocks &c..., the whole being a collection of extracts relating to the gun from the works of Robert Smith Surtees. with “Who’s Who” of Characters. With Four Plates in Colour and other illustrations.

Shooting With Surtees Including the shooting exploits of Messrs. John Jorrocks &c..., the whole being a collection of extracts relating to the gun from the works of Robert Smith Surtees. with “Who’s Who” of Characters. With Four Plates in Colour and other illustrations.

By: GLADSTONE, Hugh S.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, H.F. & G. Witherby, 1927 1st edition:

Seller ID: 82417


Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. Light green cloth with gilt lettering and black pictorial designs to front and spine. top page edges gilt. In very good condition. Slight rubbing to corners and ends of spine else cover very clean and bright. One minor light scratch to rear. Endpapers slightly darkened. No penned inscriptions. A couple of minor small spots to page edges else pages all very clean and tight throughout. Plates clean and bright. Else a very clean and tight copy. 307pp. Illustrated with 4 colour and 10 B&W plates. View more info

Image for Instructions to Young Sportsmen in all that Relates to Guns and Shooting. Fifth Edition, Corrected and Improved; with explanatory plates and wood cuts.

Instructions to Young Sportsmen in all that Relates to Guns and Shooting. Fifth Edition, Corrected and Improved; with explanatory plates and wood cuts.

By: HAWKER, LT. COL. P.:

Price: £160.00

Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1826 5th:

Seller ID: 82413


Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Quarter bound brown polised morocco leather to spine and corners, marbled paper boards. Maroon leather spine label lettered in gilt, with raised and gilt banding and decorations. Plain endpapers. In very good condition. Contemporary leather spine, professionally relaid with original boards. Edges and corners of boards bumped and rubbed, with rubbing to faces of boards. Bookplate to front endpaper “C.H. Innes Hopkins.” Some rubbing and small chips to edge of front endpaper. Plates and adjacent pages with some darkening and moderate foxing. Some minor spot... View more info

Image for The Sport of Shooting Illustrated.

The Sport of Shooting Illustrated.

By: JONES, OWEN:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold, 1911 1st edition:

Seller ID: 82414


Hardback, 9 x 6 inches. Blue cloth with gilt to spine and front, with gilt pictorial vignette to front. Plain endpapers. In very good condition. Edges and corners rubbed with some rubbing and handling marks to boards. Inside hinges slightly cracked between endpapers. Endpapers partly darkened. A couple of small minor spots to pages, some neat pencil notes throughout. Else a clean and tight copy. 285pp. +24pp cat. Illustrated with 16 B&W photo plates. View more info

British Sporting Birds. The chapters on the natural history of each bird and the plates illustrating the book drawn from the British Bird Book.

By: KIRKMAN, F.B. / HUTCHINSON, HORACE G. (eds):

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London. T.C. and E.C.Jack Ltd. 1936 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70000


Size 8.5 x 10.75 inches. In blue cloth covers with black lettering to spine and illustrated front. In very good condition. Spine slightly bumped at ends with small marks. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Colour plates clean and bright. 428pp. With colour plates. The chapters alternate, with a chapter on shooting the birds followed by a chapter on their natural history. View more info

Image for The Game Birds and Wild Fowl of Sweden and Norway; With an account of the Seals and Salt-Water Fishes of those Countries. With Map, Woodcuts and Chromo Illustrations.

The Game Birds and Wild Fowl of Sweden and Norway; With an account of the Seals and Salt-Water Fishes of those Countries. With Map, Woodcuts and Chromo Illustrations.

By: LLOYD, L.:

Price: £220.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne and Co., 1867 1st:

Seller ID: 81622


Large hardback, 10.5 x 7 inches. In dark green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, gilt line paneled front board with vignette to front. Top page edges gilt. Pale yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Some wear and repair to cover; spine repaired with horizontal split to middle and split to rear edge, ends split at corners and chipped at top end. Some handling to boards. Small bumps and splits to corners. Some glue repairs to inner binding around p380-420. Crack between front endpapers. Some minor handling marks to pages. Small faint stain to fore-edge of first few plates (does not effect ... View more info

Image for Big Game Shooting in Africa. (The Lonsdale Library Vol. XIV).

Big Game Shooting in Africa. (The Lonsdale Library Vol. XIV).

By: MAYDON, MAJOR H.C.(ed):

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Seeley, Service & Co.Ltd.. London. 1932 1st:

Seller ID: 78280


Hardback, Tall 8vo. approx 9 x 6 ins. In half-bound brown buckram and cloth covers with gilt to spine and gilt monogram to front. Maps to endpapers. In original dustwrapper with illustrated photo plate to front and spine. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW edges rubbed, spine darkened, edges of plate on spine rubbed and slightly curled. Not Price clipped. In protective sleeve.) A couple of minor marks to rear of cloth, some darkening to edges. Some minor darkening to endpapers. Inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. Else an excellent example with very scarce dustw... View more info

Image for Shooting By Moor Field & Shore. (The Lonsdale Library Volume III.) A practical guide to modern methods. With One Hundred and Fifty Illustrations.

Shooting By Moor Field & Shore. (The Lonsdale Library Volume III.) A practical guide to modern methods. With One Hundred and Fifty Illustrations.

By: PARKER, ERIC et al:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd. 1929 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 82420


Hardback, Tall 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 inches.) Half bound in dark green morocco leather to spine and green cloth covered boards. Gilt lettering to spine and gilt monogram to front. Marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. In very good condition. Spine faded, some minor rubbing to corners. Endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Some light foxing spots to outer page edges along side. Else inside pages and plates all very clean and tight. 380pp. With 150 b&w illustrations including full-page photo plates and figures in text. An excellent practical guide covering all aspects of gameshooting, roughshootin... View more info

Image for Letters to young Shooters (Third Series) Comprising a short natural history of British Wildfowl and complete directions in shooting wildfowl on the coast and inland. With two hundred illustrations by Mr C. Whymper, Millais, Bree and the Author.

Letters to young Shooters (Third Series) Comprising a short natural history of British Wildfowl and complete directions in shooting wildfowl on the coast and inland. With two hundred illustrations by Mr C. Whymper, Millais, Bree and the Author.

By: PAYNE-GALLWEY, SIR RALPH:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1896 1st edition:

Seller ID: 82416


Hardback, approx 8 x 5.5 inches. Dark green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Some rubbing to edges and corners, bottom leading corners bumped, a couple of small nicks to bottom of spine. Bookeller label “H.H.G. Grattan, London Bridge,” to front endpaper. Small torn/chipped portion to top of front endpaper. Plates are all clean and bright but pages with a few handling marks and moderate foxing throughout. Else overall a very good clean and tight copy. 630pp. 200 B&W illustrations including 37 full page plates. Deals mostly wi... View more info

Image for The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker Author of ‘Instructions to Young Sportsmen’ 1802-1853. Introduction by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey. With Illustrations. In Two Volumes.

The Diary of Colonel Peter Hawker Author of ‘Instructions to Young Sportsmen’ 1802-1853. Introduction by Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey. With Illustrations. In Two Volumes.

By: PAYNE-GALLWEY, SIR RALPH:

Price: £78.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co., 1893 1st edition:

Seller ID: 82418


Two volumes. Hardback, 9 x 5.5 ins. Brown pebbled cloth with gilt lettering to spines. Black endpapers. In very good conditions. Some general rubbing to edges and ends of spines, corners bumped. Some fading to spines. No penned inscriptions. Plates guarded. Pages and plates overall clean and bright but with mild/moderate foxing throughout both volumes. Else very clean and tight copies. 2 vols: 266 & 393pp. 26 & 2pp cats. Illustrated with 10 B&W engraved plates including 2 Sketch Maps and Frontis portraits. View more info

Image for Gun Safety Drawings by Bill Martin. SIGNED COPY.

Gun Safety Drawings by Bill Martin. SIGNED COPY.

By: WILLETT, Roderick:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Arlington Books, 1967 1st:

Seller ID: 82246


Hardback, 8 x 5 inches. Light brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In illustrated red dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW spine faded, some minor rubbing to edges and rear. Not price clipped.) Cloth clean and smart. Neat author’s signature to front endpaper. Else inside pages all very clean and tight. 92pp. Illustrated with B&W drawings by Bill Martin. View more info