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There are back issues of the Scottish Sporting Gazette & the African Gazette STILL available

ENGLISH SHOTGUNS BETWEEN THE WARS

A BUYERS AND SELLERS GUIDE

  The most comprehensive publication available, listing over 1,500 English Gunmakers in alphabetical order. This publication has taken Mr. John B. Friedman over 20 years to compile and has been published by Woodcock Hill Inc. Press. It allows you to know with some degree of certainty that the gun you may be examining is indeed of English manufacture. If you are seriously interested in English Sporting Guns this is one of those must have publications. 72pp wraps $31.00   

This book is non-returnable as it is a reference book.

Limited Edition Hard Backed numbered copies are available at $105.00

 

 

 

Macintyre Dugald   NATURE NOTES OF A HIGHLAND GAMEKEEPER   London  1960 first ed. Fine, $25.00

Macintyre Dugald    WILD LIFE IN THE HIGHLANDS   London, first 1936, dj, vf, 253pp, great shooting & fishing in Scotland.  $40.00

Macintyre Dugald    WILD LIFE IN THE HIGHLANDS   London, second 1950, dj, vf, 253pp, great shooting & fishing in Scotland.  $40.00

Mackay John W.     MARK   1956 1st ed. 119pp. great bird dogs and shooting stories.   $53.00

Mackay John W.   GOOD SHOOTING    Dj, 1st ed, 1960 vf+ How to by a fantastic person who lived the life $48.00

Mackay James   THE ANIMAILERS   A collectors guide to the animal sculptors of the 18th & 19th Centuries. First edition 1973, 160pp dj near mint. $50.00

Mackey Jr William J.   AMERICAN BIRD DECOYS    Dj 1965, 1st, 256 pp vf $75.00

Mackey Jr William J.   AMERICAN BIRD DECOYS    Dj 1965, 1st, 256 pp vf signed inscribed by the Author $90.00

Mackie P. Jeffrey   THE KEEPERS BOOK    Revised & enlarged 1929 Edition , 494pp, Great book on early Keeping. $75.00

Mackillop Lt. Col. J.   LETTERS TO YOUNG SPORTSMEN ON HUNTING ANGLING & SHOOTING    1st ed 1920, vf, 201 pp $65.00

Mackillop J. Lt. Col.   LETTERS TO A YOUNG SPORTSMAN     First edition, 1920, 201 pp + adverts vf,  $65.00

Mackillop J. Lt. Col.   LETTERS TO A YOUNG SPORTSMAN     Country Life London Revised & enlarged edition 1930, 227 pp fine,  $45.00

Mackillop J. Lt. Col.    LETTERS TO A YOUNG SPORTSMAN     First edition, 1920, 201 pp + adverts vf,  $65.00

MacQuarrie Gordon   STORIES OF THE OLD DUCK HUNTERS    New on tape, three volumes in slipcase mint. The tapes remain un-opened. $50.00

MacQuarrie Gordon   STORIES OF THE OLD DUCK HUNTERS   New three volumes in slipcase mint. The books remain un-opened. Willow creek press.  $50.00

Madson John   RUFFED GROUSE  Wraps, 1969, vf. Winchester Press 103pp. Great reading on grouse. $32.50

Maharaja of Cooch Behar   THIRTY SEVEN YEARS OF BIG GAME SHOOTING IN COCH BEHAR, THE DUARS AND ASSAM  A rough diary of shooting  in India 1908. this is a limited edition copy reprinted in 1993 by Wolfe Publishing, 461pp red leather with guilt edges... $250.00

Marchington John   SHOOTING: A COMPLETE GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS    1982, 158pp wraps, f, shooting in the UK $10.00

Maire Susan S.   ENGLISH SETTER   How to Raise and Train, wraps, 1964, 64pp fine $10.00

Marksman (Townsend W.A.)   The DEAD SHOT      Scarce 1st ed. 1863, vf 282pp, inserts. $120.00

Martin John Stuart   LEARNING TO GUN   Plain facts and techniques of shotguns, gun dogs and gunning. Bonanza Books, New York 1963, dj, glassine wraps, mint, 113 pp. $20.00

Martin Brian P.   THE GREAT SHOOTS    Britain's premier sporting estates   DJ, 1 st, 1987, 255pp. A must for the Driven Bird Shooter… $55.00

 

Martindale Thomas   SPORT INDEED    1901 FIRST,  346pp  Sport in the late 1800's in the USA,  vf, great reading...  $125.00

Martingale   SPORTING SCENES    Original boards, very rare first edition 1840, beautiful woodcuts, very early shooting, fascinating reading 332pp, contained in it's own box.  $600.00

Marshall-Ball Robin   THE SPORTING SHOTGUN     A users handbook, dj,vf, 1981 1st. ed, 162p $24.00

MASON DECOYS  -  SEE CHEEVER BYRON

Masters Don   THE HOUSE OF CHURCHILL   Here is the colorful history of one of the most famous English gunmaking firms. NOT sold in stores. Limited edition of 500 signed copies written by a long time employee of the firm. Numbers 412, 413 and 414 available...  $95.00  NOW DECEASED.

Matrindale Thomas   SPORT INDEED     1st 1901, guilt top edge, 346pp, numerous photos & illustrations  $75.00

Matunas Edward A.   GUNS AMMO & EQUIPMENT    Dust jacket, near mint, 1983, 338pp. $20.00

Mayhew Edward   DOGS THEIR MANAGEMENT AND TREATMENT    First 1854 dedicated to " The Bishop of Bond Street" (the London Representative of Westley Richards) London, interesting reading (piece missing from spine ow fine) $65.00

Mayhew Edward   DOGS THEIR MANAGEMENT AND TREATMENT    nd circa 1860 London, interesting reading $50.00

Maxwell W.H.   WILD SPORTS OF THE WEST     Scarce Rare First ed. 1832, Fine, 398 pp, $145.00

Means William Gordon   MY GUNS   Signed by Author, 1941 first edition  vf, 178pp  $65.00

Means William Gordon     MY BIRD DOGS & HOUNDS     Dj, vf, 154 pp. 1953 first ed., $42.50

Meysey-Thompson  Col. R.F.   A SHOOTING CATECHISM   London 1905, 251pp, some foxing o/w vf. $50.00

Mills John   The SPORTSMAN’S LIBRARY      Or Hints on the Hunter, Hunting, Hounds, Shooting, Game, sporting, Dogs, Fishing etc. Edinburgh 1845 331 pp. superb engravings, inscribed by author $160.00

Mills John     THE SPORTSMAN'S LIBRARY    1845 First, cover spine cracked o/w contents fine, 341pp. Hunting, shooting & fishing much on early bird dogs. $160.00/w contents fine, 341pp. Hunting, shooting & fishing much on early bird dogs. $160.00

Mills John   The SPORTSMAN’S LIBRARY      Or Hints on the Hunter, Hunting, Hounds, Shooting, Game, sporting, Dogs, Fishing etc. 1st US ed. 1846 341pps + adverts, shaken but there. $350.00

Mc Atee W.L   Edited by   THE RING-NECKED PHEASANT & it’s MANAGEMENT IN N. AMERICA     1945, 1st, vf, 320pp $15.00

Mc Farland F.M.   CLAY PIGEON SHOOTING     Shooting Times Library No. 16 vf, 78 pp, 1964 $20.00

Mc Kenney     TACK ROOM TATTLES    New York 1934 first edition illustrated by Paul Brown, 230pp vf, $35.00

Mc Intosh Michael   BEST GUNS     1989 288 pp. new much on best guns $85.00

Mc Intosh Michael   SHOTGUNS & SHOOTING     Mc Intosh captures the whole gun-as a combination of form, fit and function, 256 pp, new, llustrated by Eldridge Hardy $80.00

Mc Intosh Michael & Roosenburg   THE BEST OF HOLLAND & HOLLAND   Limited editions numbers 255, 256 and 257 of 500 are available. Signed by the authors, slipcase, new, 298pp. A must for a H&H owner... $325.00

Mc Kelvie, Colin Laurie   THE BOOK OF THE WOODCOCK      1st, dj mint, 1986 London, 208 pp. A must for the woodcock gunner. $85.00

Mendall Howard L & Aldous Clarence M   THE ECOLOGY & MANAGEMENT OF THE WOODCOCK     Gunnerman Press, limited edition # 119 of 1025, hard back edition of the original paperback, mint, 201 pp $50.00

Menzies W.J.M.    SEA TROUT AND TROUT   London 1938 first, 230pp, vf. Photographs.  $28.00

Mercer F. H. F.   THE SPANIEL AND IT’S TRAINING   New York, Forest and Stream Publishing Co.  First edition 1890,  143pp. Very scarce, much sought after early Spaniel book. If you are a spaniel owner and trainer this is a must. $80.00

Mills John   THE LIFE OF A FOXHOUND     1861 222pp spine faded o/w vf $75.00NS GUN 

Milne Christopher    THE PATH THROUGH THE TREES   1979 First, 270pp dj vf+  The life of Milne from WWII to today...  $25.00

Moffit Ella B   ELIAS VAIL TRAINS GUN DOGS    Dj,  Vf, first edition 1937  219pp.  How to by a famous trainer of the period. $25.00  

Montague Andrew   SUCCESSFUL SHOTGUN SHOOTING     A proven, highly original analysis of the art and science of hitting moving targets. 1971 dj, mint, 160pp $20.00

 Morris Robert   HOPKINS POND     Various sporting tales 1896 1st vf $40.00

Muderlak Ed    PARKER GUNS    The Old Reliable New DJ Mint all about the Parkers $42.00

Muderkak, Ed  PARKER BROTHERS - KNIGHT OF THE TRIGGER  Signed First Limited Edition, #268 of 500 copies, Fact based historical novel about the life of Captain Arthur Du Bray 1848 to 1928.  $100.00

Murdoch J. Burn    OBSERVATIONS ON GAME and THE GAME LAWS    London, 1847, wraps, very rare. The game laws as they were. $50.00

Musters Mrs.    HUNTING SONGS & SPORT    1st ed 1885 206pp guilt edges scarce added pictures $75.00

Mygatt Emmie & Hand Kleiber   ARTISTS OF THE BIG HORN MOUNTAINS     1975, dj mint, 153 pp 1st. $45.00

Nelson William   THE LAWS CONCERNING GAME      The fifth edition Xvii, 259 pp + index & 2 page catalogue. 12mo, ¾ brown morocco, spine guilt in six compartments: shelf wear minor foxing. Westwood & Satchell Page 155 London 1753 (publication date) very rare and most interesting . $275.00

Newton John &  Cooley Graham    COGSWELL & HARRISON   Two Centuries of Gunmaking, Safari Press, dj mint, The definitive history of Cogswell and Harrison, 2000, 128 pp. If you are into the history of British Shotguns or Cogswell and Harrison, this is a must. $39.00

Nichols Bob   THE SHOTGUNNER    1949, 2nd impression, 373pp, dj, vf, the art of wing shooting. $22.50

Nichols Bob   SKEET & HOW TO SHOOT IT    Ex library 177 pp fair, wear to spine. $15.00

Nickerson Joseph Sir   A SHOOTING MANS CREED   1998 New, dj, About the man recognized as the finest shot of his generation. The field memories of his life which he published the year before his death in 1990. Super reading. 130pp $42.00

Nobel   SPORTING AMMUNITION     119pp, illustrated 1925 hard bound catalogue vf $125.00

Nobili, Marco E.  FUCILI D'AUTORE  (THE BEST GUNS)  Second Edition  Italian and English Text, new   $150.00

Nobili, Marco E.   IL GRANDE LIBRO DELLEINCISIONI (Modern Engraving Real Book)  Italian and English Text, Terza Edizione, 1992, Third Edition    $220.00

Nobili Marco E.   FINE EUROPEAN GUNMAKERS    Limited Edition Number 434 of 500. Safari Press. Showcasing the skills of fine European Gunmakers. Profusely illustrated, 311pp, dj mint.   $200.00

Nobili Marco E.   FINE EUROPEAN GUNMAKERS   Safari Press, Trade Edition. Showcasing the skills of fine European Gunmakers. Profusely illustrated, 311pp, dj mint.  $45.00

Norman Geoffrey   THE ORVIS BOOK OF UPLAND BIRD SHOOTING    155pp 1st dj mint $50.00

Norman Geoffrey     THE ORVIS BOOK OF UPLAND BIRD SHOOTING    Another 155pp 1st dj mint $50.00

Norman Geoffrey     THE ORVIS BOOK OF UPLAND BIRD SHOOTING    Another    155pp 1st dj mint $50.00

Norris Dr. Charles C.   EASTERN UPLAND SHOOTING     1st 405pp rare pristine cond. vf $135.00

Norris Dr. Charles C.   EASTERN UPLAND SHOOTING     1st 1946 dj, 405pp rare pristine cond. vf $135.00

Norris Dr. Charles C.   EASTERN UPLAND SHOOTING     Reprint 1989 with foreword by George Bird Evans DJ Mint $55.00

Nutting Judge   THE HISTORY OF ONE DAY OF SEVENTEEN THOUSAND    Square 12mo pictorial boards, damp staining to upper margin o/w vf, pp 1889 one hundred copies VERY rare grouse shooting book, $290.00

Nutting Judge   THE HISTORY OF ONE DAY OF SEVENTEEN THOUSAND    Another square 12mo pictorial boards, damp staining to upper margin o/w vf, pp 1889 one hundred copies VERY rare grouse shooting book, $290.00

Oakleigh Thomas   THE OAKLEIGH SHOOTING CODE     Rare 1st ed. 1836 194 pp. good $250.00

Oakleigh Thomas   THE OAKLEIGH SHOOTING CODE     Rare 2nd ed. 1840 163 pp. good $200.00

Oates W. Coape   WILD DUCKS   London 1 st. 1905, 80pp, slight damp stain bottom of cover ow vf. $25.00

Oberfell George G.   The MYSTERIES OF SHOTGUN PATTERNS    The bible of patterning 1957 wraps Oklahoma U. Press, vf+ $135.00

O’Connor R.   FIELD SPORTS OF FRANCE     Being a practical view of Hunting, Shooting, Fishing on the Continent, 1846, 304 pp, very rare ¾ leather, old book plate. $320.00

O’Connor Jack   THE SHOTGUN BOOK   Borzoi, first edition 1965, 332 pp, dj, near mint, great reading by a master. $45.00

O’Connor Jack   COMPLETE BOOK OF SHOOTING     1965, dj vf+, 385pp $18.00

O’Connor Jack   COMPLETE BOOK OF SHOOTING     Another 1965, dj vf+, 385pp $18.00

O’Connor Jack   COMPLETE BOOK OF SHOOTING     Another 1965, vg, 385pp $18.00

O’Connor Jack   GAME IN THE DESERT REVISITED   Amwell Press Slipcase, mint, 306pp. $100.00

 

O’Connor Jack   The BEST OF JACK O’CONNOR   Amwell press, slipcase, mint, 1984…  $100.00

 

Olson John   JOHN OLSON’S BOOK OF THE SHOTGUN   The complete shotgun story, barrels, actions, stocks, ammo, reloading, wingshooting, gunsmith, and muzzle-loading.  Mint, dj, glassine wraps, first, 1975, 247pp. $22.00

Outdoor Life Editiors   THE STORY OF AMERICAN HUNTING & FIREARMS    Slipcase, dj, 1959 1st, large folio, 1 72pp $20.00

Payne-Gallwey R.   LETTERS TO YOUNG SHOOTERS     Two Volume set, 1890 & 1892, nearly 800pp of superb reading, this is one of the true classics of British Sporting literature. fine $250.00

Parker   PARKER GUN COMPANY   Very rare Vf+ 16 page pamphlet by the Parker Gun Company on small bore shotguns, a must have for the Parker Collector... $275.00

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Payne-Gallwey R.    LETTERS TO YOUNG SHOOTERS    Third series 1896, superb reading, this is one of the true classics of British Sporting literature. Over 200 illustrations, fine $145.00

Payne-Gallwey R.    LETTERS TO YOUNG SHOOTERS    First series 1890, superb reading, this is one of the true classics of British Sporting literature. Over 200 illustrations, fine $155.00

Parker Eric   COL. HAWKER’S SHOOTING DIARIES    Derrydale Press  nd. 300pp  faded spine, 300pp scarce item… $145.00

Payne-Gallwey, Bart. Sir R.   LETTERS TO YOUNG SHOOTERS First series 1890, 263pp, fine. $57.50

Payne-Gallwey, Bart. Sir R.   HIGH PHEASANTS    In Theory and Practice  Mint Signet Press, 1995, 79pp. very scarce.  $85.00

Parker Eric   ELEMENTS OF SHOOTING     London 1924 308 pp. watermarks on cover o/w vf $40.00

Parker Eric   ELEMENTS OF SHOOTING     London 1924 308 pp. fine $40.00

Parker Eric   FIELD RIVER & HILL     1927 London slightly foxed 280 pp. $35.00

Parker Eric   SHOOTING BY MOOR FIELD & MARSH     1929, 1st, Lonsdale Library, vf 380pp $85.00

Parker Eric    SHOOTING BY MOOR FIELD & SHORE     1929, Dust jacket with glassine cover, 1st, Lonsdale Library, vf fine + 380pp $75.00

Parker Eric     SHOOTING BY MOOR FIELD & SHORE    1929, Dust jacket, 1st, Lonsdale Library, fine 380pp $65.00

Parker Eric     SHOOTING BY MOOR FIELD & SHORE    1943, Lonsdale Library, fine 380pp $50.00

Parker Eric   THE LONSDALE ANTHOLOGY OF SPORTING PROSE & VERSE   London 1932 the Lonsdale Library,  vf 376pp $85.00

Parker Eric    SHOOTING BY MOOR FIELD & SHORE     1929, Dust jacket with glassine cover, 1st, Lonsdale Library, vf fine + 380pp $75.00

Parker Eric   ENGLISH WILDLIFE   The English Heritage Series, first 1929, 180pp $10.00

Parker Eric   SHOOTING DAYS   Scarce, London, dj, revised edition 1932, 294pp, fine with some foxing. $50.00

Parsons P. Allen   FRESH WATER FISHING    Complete Book of   Outdoor Life dj, nd circa 1967, fine. $10.00

Partch Virgil Franklin   THE DEAD GAME SPORTSMEN   New York, first edition, 1954, hilariously funny cartoons on shooting and fishing. Pages not numbered Very Scarce $55.00

Parmelee Claude   HOW TO BE A CRACK SHOT     With rifle & shotgun, very scarce 1st 1950, vf, 78pp, very interesting concepts. $65.00

Parsons John E.   The FIRST WINCHESTER     Story of 1866 repeating rifle 2nd 1960 dj, 207pp vf $40.00

Partch Virgil Franklin   The DEAD GAME SPORTSMEN   First 1954, board covers, a book of very funny sporting cartoons… $55.00

Patterson Robert L.   THE SAGE GROUSE IN WYOMING     Dj 1st 1952 VF 341 pp scarce $65.00

Pearson T. Gilbert   (edited by) BIRDS OF AMERICA     Large vo inside frontis loose, 289 pp $35

 

Pearson-Rogers H.W.   GUNS THIS WAY   London first edition wraps, vf+ 1962 85pp. $15.00

 

Pennsylvania Commonwealth of   THE PENNSYLVANIA WOODCOCK MANAGEMENT STUDY   Written by Licinsky Steven A.  1972 wraps mint. 95pp  $75.00

Pennsylvania Commonwealth of   PENNSYLVANIA BIRD LIFE     Written by Luttringer Jr, Leo A.  127pp 1966 & a 1970 copy. mint $40.00

Pennsylvania Commonwealth of   MAMMALS OF PENNSYLVANIA   Published by the PA Game Commission in 1967 wraps, mint, 281pp.  $40.00

Pepper Eric and Jim Rickhoff   HUNTING MOMENTS OF TRUTH   Winchester Press, first, 1973, dj mint. $20.00

Peterson Harold L.   ENCYCLOPEDIA OF FIREARMS     1964 reprint of 1st, torn dj o/w vf+, 367pp. $15.00

Peterson Harold L.   PAGEANT OF THE GUN   New York, 1966, dj, 366pp Treasury of stories of firearms.  $15.00

Pettingill O. Jr.   THE AMERICAN WOODCOCK     1936 1 st 350PP The bible on the woodcock $400.00

Petzal edited by   THE EXPERTS BOOK OF UPLAND BIRD & WATERFOWL HUNTING, 1st 1975, 315pp vf+ $25.00

Petzal David E.   THE EXPERTS BOOK OF THE SHOOTING SPORTS    Dj, vf 1972 1st, 320 pp, $25.00

Petzal David E.   THE EXPERTS BOOK OF THE SHOOTING SPORTS    Another  Dj, vf 1972 1st, 320 pp, $25.00

Phair Charles   ATLANTIC SALMON FISHING   The Premier Collection, 1985, # 237 of 3000. leather covers, guilt edges, glassine cover, mint. 219pp. $100.00

PHEASANT TALES   Anthology on pheasant shooting by the best out there. 204pp $40.00

Pickering H.G.   MERRY X-MAS MR WILLIAMS     Derrydale Press # 254 of 267 signed $375.00

Pilkinton Stephen   WITH A GUN TO THE HILLS     30 years of sport in Scotland 1948 190 pp. vf $27.50

Platts W. Carter   MODERN TROUT FISHING   London 1938 first vf, sixteen plates and fifteen line illustrations, 241pp  $25.00

Pollard Hugh Maj.   BRITISH & AMERICAN GAME BIRDS    1939, large folio, 48pp, dj, fine +, $165.00

Pollard Hugh Maj.    A HISTORY OF FIREARMS     4to London 1983 collotype plates + photos & illustrations 559pp dust jacket, in near mint condition Published by Country Life. $100.00

Pollard Hugh Maj.    THE GUN ROOM GUIDE   London 1933 limited edition 1 of 75 this is number 74. Large folio 133pp, very scarce, very fine condition.  $350.00

Pope Michael   BARRELS OF FUN   First edition 1996. Hungerford, dust jacket mint, very humorous reading about driven bird shooting, great illustrations by Hugh Dodd.  $35.00

Popowski Bert   THE VARMIT AND CROW HUNTERS BIBLE   1 st ed.  Wraps, 196 pp vf…   $10.00

Pullum Bill & Hanenkrat Frank T    SUCCESSFUL SHOOTING    (rifle)   NRA publication, 1971, dj mint.  213pp.  $15.00

Prescott Marjorie Wiggin   TALES OF A SPORTSMAN'S WIFE   Fishing  Privately printed for Christmas gifts in 1937, one of 150, very fine and obviously very scarce, 57 pp $375.00

Purdey T.D.S. & Capt. J.A.     THE SHOT GUN     3rd revised  1962 About shooting by the Purdey family, 144 pp. dj $55.00

Purdey T.D.S. & Capt. J.A.    THE SHOT GUN     2nd 1947 About shooting by the Purdey family, 143 pp. dj $55.00

Purdey T.D.S. & Capt. J.A.     THE SHOT GUN     1972 As above 143 pp. dj $45.00

Queeny Edgar M.   PRAIRIE WINGS   With explanatory sketches by Richard E. Bishop. First 1962 vf, Pen and camera flight studies, 256pp. Scarce...  $95.00 

Rand Austin L.   AMERICAN WATER & GAMEBIRDS     1st, 4to, 1956 vf, 200 illustrations in color & b&w, 239 pp. $45.00

Rawstorne Lawrence    GAMONIA    The Art of Preserving Game      London 1929, a new edition with an introduction and a note on the authors game register.  This a reprint of the very rare privately printed 1837 book.   It is the earliest book dealing with the planting of game coverts and written from the first hand experience of a country gentleman.  This edition in itself is very scarce and superb reading. Dj, glassine cover 256pp $175.00

Rayner Ranulf   THE STORY OF THE SPORTING GUN     New 96 pp. dj mint 1991 large folio $60.00

Rayner Ranulf   THE STORY OF THE SPORTING GUN     Another, new 96 pp. dj mint 1991 large folio $60.00

Reed Henry M.   THE A.B. FROST BOOK  First edition mint in slipcase, if you are interested in A.B Frost this is the only Book to have.  $220.00

Reid Alexander John Forsyth Major-General Sir     THE REVEREND ALEXANDER JOHN FORSYTH AND HIS INVENTION OF THE PERCUSSION LOCK    Aberdeen University Press 1955 reprint of the 1909 edition  vf, 35pp, very rare. $150.00

Reid Mayne Capt.   AFLOAT IN THE FOREST   Illustrated ND Good, 1st 333pp...  $13.50

Rice F. Philip & John I. Dahl    HUNTING DOGS     Wraps, 1967 first edition, 186pp vf  All about pointing dogs, retrievers, flushers and hounds. Outlines the steps in training and what to look for in each breed.    $29.00

Rice F. Philip   OUTDOOR LIFE GUN DATA BOOK  Dust jacket, 1986 mint,  412 pp.  $15.00

Rich Walter H.    FEATHERED GAME OF THE NORTHEAST    1907, New York, 432 pp, scarce, lovely illustrations, slight shelf wear o/w vf, $80.00

Richardson Lee    THOSE WERE THE DAYS    (bird hunting memoirs) Number 178 of 500 privately printed and signed by Wethern and Caylee Richardson, illustrated, including color frontispiece, 8vo, leatherette: VF+, 227 pp, Edited by Robert E. Wethern Caldwell Idaho, 1985  $285.00

Richerdson R.H.   CHESAPEAKE DECOYS     Signed by the Author , dj, vf, 200 pp. All about the Chesapeake $ 55.00

Riling Ray   GUNS & SHOOTING     Very rare, bibliography on guns & shooting 1 of 500 $85.00

Riddle Maxwell   THE SPRINGER SPANIEL     3rd ed, dj mint, 1951, 192 pp $35.00

Roberts John-Cadfryn    BRITISH SPORTING PRINTS   1963 first edition, 13 pp and 23pp full colour illustrations with each suitable for framing. Ariels Press London, Dj nr mint. Very Scarce.  $200.00

ROBERTSON  Kevin   "Doctari" THE PERFECT SHOT  Mini Edition for Africa  Invaluable for the African Hunter, 126 pp wraps, the pocket edition, the most valuable item you take on your Safari, it gives you the shot placement on each of your animals... $18.00

Robinson Ben C.   WOODLAND FIELD & WATERFOWL HUNTING    1946, 1st, 333 pp, vf interesting reading $25.00

Robinson Jerome    HUNT CLOSE    Dj., first1978, Winchester Press, 221pp, A realistic guide to training close working hunting dogs for tight cover conditions.  $20.00

Roosevelt Theodore   THE WILDERNESS HUNTER   The Premier Collection, # 237 of 3,000, leather bound, guilt edges, glassine cover, mint, 468pp.  $85.00

Rue III Leonard Lee   GAME BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA     Dj, Vf 1973 first ed, 490 pp $40.00

Rue III Leonard Lee   RUFFED GROUSE     Dj, vf first edition, 160 pp $35.00

RUFFED GROUSE   THE WILDLIFE SERIES     Dj mint, 1989, first ed, 370 pp, $45.00

RUFFED GROUSE   THE WILDLIFE SERIES     Another dj mint, 1989, first ed, 370 pp, $45.00

Ruffer J.   THE ART OF GOOD SHOOTING     125pp 1972 dj slightly foxed, excellent shooting instructions. $30.00

Ruffer J.   GOOD SHOOTING    208pp 1983 2nd impression dj nr mint, excellent gun info & shooting instructions. $30.00

Ruark Robert   HORN OF THE HUNTER     SIXTIETH  ANNIVERSARY ISSUE   A Limited edition of 1,000 numbered and signed copies, signed by Harry Selby the PH on the Safari about which this book was written. This is volume 72 of the Safari Press Classics in African Hunting. Contained in Slipcase. The Foreword is 4,000 words by Selby giving his complete account of the Safari along with Selby's experiences with Robert Rurark in the hunts they subsequently took after this sortie into Tanzania. Selby made available color and black and white photos of the 1951 Safari he took on Safaris with Rurark...  $85.00

Russell Andy   THE HIGH WEST      1st, 1974, dj, vf, 141 pp some fine writing, $50.00

Russell Dan M.   THE DOVE SHOOTERS HANDBOOK      Dj mint, 256 pp, 1974 1st $28.00

Rywell Martin   SHARPS RIFLE THE GUN THAT SHAPED AMERICAN DESTINY   Second edition, wraps near mint. 156pp. $35.00

Safari Press    VOL II GREAT HUNTERS      Their trophy rooms and collections, new DJ Mint large folio, first edition, 244 pp, $60.00

Sanchez Juan Antonio   PRACTICAL EDUCATION OF THE BIRD DOG     Wraps, 1965 9th printing, 164 pp vf, $20.00

Sandys Edwyn & others   UPLAND GAME BIRDS N.Y.      Illustrated by A.B. Frost & others, 429pp, 1902, scarce 1st edition, Vf condition overall, a much sought after publication. $60.00

Saunders Marshall   BEAUTIFUL JOE   Philadelphia, 304pp story about a real dog. 1902 first edition, great reading.  $30.00

Schwing Ned   WINCHESTER’S FINEST     The Model 21 limited ed. leather cover slipcase # 71 of 100,mint 359 pp. this is a beautiful book, the Bible on the Model 21 $250.00

Schaldach William J.   The WIND ON YOUR CHEEK      Freschet Press,160 pp, vf+ dj plastic cover. $60.00

Schaldach William J.   UPLAND GUNNING      Collected etching & watercolors of sport in the field, scarce 1946 1st, dj vf. $185

Schley Frank   AMERICAN PARTRIDGE & PHEASANT SHOOTING     A&F 1967 copy of the 1877 classic, vf+, dj, 227pp $22.00

Scott Thomas G.   BOBWHITE THESAURUS   International Quail Foundation, 1985 first, 306 pp slight foxing o/w vf . $100.00

Scott W.H.    BRITISH FIELD SPORTS    London 1818 1st ed. (Shooting - Hunting - Coursing - Racing - Cocking - Fishing Etc. also the management of fowling pieces. Very rare, ¾ leather binding, guilt edges, in beautiful condition. $400.00

Schwiebert Ernest   REMBERANCES of RIVERS PAST      Dj, 1972, 1st ed. 297 pp, $40.00

Scott Thomas G.    BOBWHITE THESAURSUS    1985 306 pp, vf+ $100.00

Scrope William   THE ART OF DEER STALKING   London, scarce, full calf, marbled end papers,  1839, 436pp  $475.00

Scrope William    DAYS OF DEER STALKING    London, scarce, 3/4 calf, & marbled boards and end papers, 1883, very fine copy of this rare book, 323pp, $375.00

Sedgwick Noel M.   A SHOOTING MAN’S YEAR      1 st 1949 vf 221 pp. great reading $20.00

Sedgwick Noel M.   THE GUN ON SALTINGS AND STUBBLE      1 st. vf 221 pp. $23.00

Sell Francis E.   THE AMERICAN SHOTGUNNER      Scarce 1st 1962, dj vf+, ex-library 301 pp $60.00

Selous Frederick Courteney   AFRICAN NOTES AND REMINISCENCES   Leather bound Briar Patch Press Camden SC, mint.  $100.00

Selous F.C.   RECENT HUNTING TRIPS IN BRITISH NORTH AMERICA    1987 The Premier Collection, leather covers, guilt edges, glassine cover, # 237 of 3000 mint condition. 419pp. $85.00

Shaughnessy Dick     SKEET & TRAP SHOOTING 1950 1ST ED     Vf, 180 pp, A.S. Barnes, NY $25.00

Shaw L.H. de Visme   THE WOODCOCK   Signet Press 1992 reprint of 1903 ed., 176 pp.  Great reading,  Glassine cover mint, scarce… $100.00

Sheehan Lawrence   THE SPORTING LIFE   Coffee Table book on the Sporting life new $40.00

Sheldon William G.   The BOOK OF THE AMERICAN WOODCOCK    1971 2nd, 227pp, dj mint. super book $85.00

Sheldon Harold P. Col.   TRANQUILITY   First edition 1936 The original Derrydale  Number 881 of 950 vf,  216pp, grouse and woodcock shooting. $165.00

Sheldon Harold P. Col.   TRANQUILITY REVISITED    216pp, grouse and woodcock shooting. $65.00

Simmons Albert Dixon   WING SHOTS      Derrydale   reprint  # 1 of 2500 mint wild fowl & game birds $40.00

Simmons Albert Dixon   WING SHOTS      Derrydale # 374 of 950, 1936 fine wit damp stain to bottom of a few back pages. $100.00

Simmons Albert Dixon    WING SHOTS    Derrydale # 171 of 950, 1936 very fine, torn dust jacket $170.00

Simmons Dick   CUSTOM BUILT RIFLES   Their design and production NRA Library book, Stackpole 1949, first, dj, vf.  $20.00

Simpson, Layne  SHOTGUNS & SHOTGUNNING  First Edition, 2003, Hard Cover, Excellent Condition, 256 pages with color photographs  $100.00

Simpson Layne   RIFLES AND CARTRIDGES FOR LARGE GAME   Limited edition of 500 signed by the author slipcased book, numbers 252, 264 and 265 are available. 325pp new by Safari Press…   $275.00

Sisley Nick   GROUSE & WOODCOCK      Dj, 1980 1st ed, 160 VF $28.00

Smith Carl E.   TRAINING THE RABBIT HOUND   Bassets and Beagles   Chicago the revised 5th edition 1924, vf. 167 pp. $19.50.

Smith Edmund Ware   A TOMATO CAN CHRONICLE  Derrydale # 796 of 950, vf, more shooting & fishing stories on Maine, 189 pp, vf. $260.00

Smith Edmund Ware   A TOMATO CAN CHRONICLE  Derrydale # 5 of 950, vf, more shooting & fishing stories on Maine, 189 pp, vf +. $280.00

Smith Edmund Ware   TALL TALES & SHORT  Derrydale # 488 of 950 Great shooting & fishing tales of Maine, 187 pp vf+ . $320.00

Smith Edmund Ware   THE ONE EYED POACHER OF PRIVILEGE  Derrydale # 631 of 750, 1941 Great shooting & fishing tales of Maine, 187 pp fine, spine faded + . $280.00

Smith Lawrence B.   AMERICAN GAME PRESERVE SHOOTING      1933 1st, 200pp dj vf. $40.00

Smith Lawrence B.   MODERN SHOTGUN SHOOTING      1st 1935 NY , 171 pp. vf $ 40.00

Smith Lawrence B     FUR OR FEATHER      Days with Dog & Gun 144 pp, 1946, drawings by Paul Brown VF $40.00

Smith Steve   WOODCOCK SHOOTING     Stackpole Books, dj, mint, 1988 142p, great book on woodcock shooting.   $25.00

Southard Charles Zibeon   THE EVOLUTION OF TROUT AND TROUT FISHING IN AMERICA   First edition 1928, tear to top of spine cloth and water stain to cover, o/w contents fine. 254pp, $40.00

Spalding Edward S.   THE QUAILS      First ed. 1949, vf, scarce, must for the quail hunter. $48.00

Sparrow Walter Shaw   A BOOK OF SPORTING PAINTERS      Very rare & sought after large folio, 1st 240 pp with 136 illustrations, some slight foxing but otherwise VF+ $325.00

Spencer James B.   RETRIEVER TRAINING TESTS   Dust jacket, first edition 1983, 165 pp, mint.  $25.00

Spiller Burton L   GROUSE FEATHERS    1st. Trade ed., 1947, worn dj, 207pp vf, a must for the grouse hunter. $55.00

Spiller Burton L   GROUSE FEATHERS    Crown Publishers ed., 1972, dj, 207pp vf, a must for the grouse hunter. $45.00

Spiller Burton L     MORE GROUSE FEATHERS     1972 Crown Publishers ed., dj, vf companion to the above, 238 pp $45.00

Spiller Burton L   DRUMMER IN THE WOODS      1962 Stackpole, 239 pp, dj nr mint with glassine cover, stories on grouse shooting. Scarce first edition $175.00

Spiller Burton L   DRUMMER IN THE WOODS      1990 Stackpole, 239 pp, wraps nr mint, as above. $20.00

Spiller Burton L   GROUSE FEATHERS   Derrydale, # 147 of 2500 This is in it’s original shipping carton – unopened -  207pp vf, a must for the grouse hunter. $155.00

Spiller Burton L   FIRELIGHT   Premier Press Camden SC,  # 237, limited edition, leather bound, guilt edges, mint. $200.00

Spiller Burton L   GROUSE FEATHERS   Premier Press Camden SC,  # 237, limited edition, leather bound, guilt edges, mint. $200.00

Spiller Burton L   THOROUGHBRED   Derrydale, # 147 of 2500 This is in it’s original shipping carton – unopened -  207pp vf, a must for the grouse hunter. $155.00

SPORTING INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF ANOTHER TOM SMITH   (Master of Foxhounds) London 1867, illustrated, 224 pp, fine section of rear end paper missing otherwise fine with the normal foxing.  $88.00

St John Charles   WILD SPORTS & NATURAL HISTORY OF THE HIGHLANDS     1919 rare edition of this famous book, edges uncut, slight foxing o/w vf 469pp, numerous pictures tipped in. $210.00

St John Charles   WILD SPORTS & NATURAL HISTORY OF THE HIGHLANDS     1919 rare edition of this famous book, slight damp stain to cover o/w vf 469pp, numerous pictures tipped in. $175.00

St John Charles   WILD SPORTS & NATURAL HISTORY OF THE HIGHLANDS      1986 reprint by the Field, of this famous book, vf 319pp, $50.00

Stanbury & Carlisle   SHOTGUN MARKSMANSHIP     1965 dj near mint  $25.00

Stanford J K   THE COMPLEX GUN    dj vf 1968 1 st 160 pp. $35.00

Stanford J K   BLEDGRAVE HALL     1 ST 1950 75 PP vf $35.00

Stanford JK   GUNS WANTED    1959 dj vf. $49.00

Stanford JK   REVERIE of a QU'HAI and other stories  Rare, 1951 first edition, 324pp. Great tales from a master... $150.00

Stanford JK   TAIL OF AN ARMY   Very scarce, first edition 1966, 218pp, dj with glassine cover... $155.00

Stanford JK   PARTRIDGE SHOOTING   Shooting Times Library Vol. IV,  first 1963, Going partridge shooting, then you need this. Vf, 81pp. $25.00

Stebbins Henry M. Dr.   BIG GAME RIFLE    First 1952,  How to select and use. Dj, 237pp. $15.00

Steindler R.A.     THE FIREARMS DICTIONARY    A lexicon of firearms terminology, Stackpole 1970 dj mint. $25.00

Steindler R.A.   MODERN ABC’S OF GUNS   Stackpole books, first 1965, vf…  $15.00

Steinwelde Louis William   THE GUN COLLECTORS FACT BOOK   New York 1975 wraps. vf,  217 pp. $8.00

Stephens Martin   GROUSE SHOOTING   The Sportsman's Library   1939, 255pp vf, all there is to know about shooting driven grouse. $45.00

Stewart P.M  Maj.   ROUND THE WORLD WITH ROD AND GUN   London first edition 1924,  296pp, scarce , numerous photographs, illustrations and diagrams. A vf copy of this much sought after book. $175.00

Stonehenge    MANUAL OF BRITISH RURAL SPORT     Third edition, near pristine condition, 1857, 720pp $285.00

Stretton Charles   SPORT AND SPORTSMEN A Book of Recollections   London 1866 fascinating early shooting stories 319pp, very scarce. $140.00

Strung Norman   MISTY MORNINGS AND MOONLESS NIGHTS    A Water fowlers Guide   New York, 1974 first, dust jacket mint, 253pp   $30.00

Sturgis W.B.  in collaboration with  Travener Eric    NEW LINES FOR FLY FISHERS    London nd, inscribed 10/46  however.207pp watermark on edges of covers.  $15.00  

Suffolk Museum   GUNS FROM LONG ISLAND COLLECTION   List of Long Island collectors guns on display for the July 4th week-end 1961, wraps near mint, 54pp, some very interesting names. $10.00

Surtees RS   Rare six volume set, all leather bound in best calf skin all VF+ condition. These are first editions with numerous hand colored prints which themselves are very desirable. The set includes FACEY ROMFORD’S HOUNDS, PLAIN OR RINGLETS, ASK MAMA, SPONGES SPORTING TOURS, HANDLEY CROSS & HAWBUCK GRANGE. I have never seen a finer set of Surtees books offered. In addition they are absolutely fascinating reading. $1,500.00

Surtees RS    HANDLEY CROSS     Illustrated by John Leech, numerous, hand colored engravings, ¾ leather, very fine + copy, the best we have seen, 1854, 550 pp, $250.00

Surtees RS   TOWN & COUNTRY PAPERS  By the RS Surtees Society, 1993, 331pp vf+ $60.00

Talpin William    THE SPORTSMAN'S CABINET;  or, a Correct Delineation of the various dogs used in the Field, By a Veteran Sportsman, 2 volumes first editions 1803 - 1804, 2 engraved titles; 26 engraved plates; wood-engraved tailpieces, etc. 4to, contemporary cal; binding worn, some chipping to the spine, some foxing  (Schwerdt II, 248)  Very rare $950.00   

Tarrant Bill  PICK of the LITTER   Dj Mint first edition the best stories about dogs and bird hunting 1995 first. 170pp.  $23.00

Tate Douglas    BRITISH GUN ENGRAVING   New - A Historic and Photographic Record of the Finest British Gun Engravers of the Last Two Centuries 300pp, DJ.  $60.00

Tatham Julie Campbell   WORLD BOOK OF DOGS   Illustrated by Edwin Megargee First ed 1953, superb illustrations, 126 pp.  Vf. Scarce, spine sun faded.  $50.00

Taylor John   THE SHOTGUN ENCYCLOPEDIA   All there is to know about the shotgun broken down so that you will understand all there is about the shotgun. Safari Press New... $35.00

Taylor John P (Pondoro)   AFRICAN RIFLES & CARTRIDGES    Very rare & scarce 1st ed fine with notes, a must for the African gunner, $85.00

Taylor John P (Pondoro)   AFRICAN RIFLES & CARTRIDGES    Trade ed. 1977 dj, vf +, a must for the African gunner, $50.00

Taylor John P (Pondoro)   AFRICAN RIFLES & CARTRIDGES    Trade ed. 1977 dj, vf +, a must for the African gunner, $50.00

Tarrant Bill   PICK OF THE LITTER     Stories about dogs & bird hunting 170 pp. 1995 new $23.00

Teale Edwin Way   WANDERING THROUGH WINTER   A classic about a 20,000 mile journey through the North American winter.  New York, third, dj. 370pp. $25.00

Teasdale-Buckell GT   EXPERTS ON GUNS & SHOOTING   2 nd ed 1986 by the Field 500+ pp. on the English gun. One of the best & most informative books on the English Gun & their makers. rare $145.00

Tegner Henry     GAME FOR THE SPORTING RIFLE    London, dust jacket nr mint, 1963 first, 191 pp. $27.00

Tegner Henry    The WHITE FOXES OF GORFENLETCH   First 1954, dj vf, 149pp, a mystery of the border counties of England & Scotland. $25.00

Tenger Henry   The WHITE FOXES OF GORFENLETCH   Another first 1954, fine, 149pp, a mystery of the border counties of England & Scotland. $20.00

Thomas B.   THE SHOOTERS GUIDE   Reprint of the 1816 issue done in 197, dust jacket mint, 264pp  fantastic reading. $45.00

THE SHOOTERS HANDBOOK   by the Author of the Oakleigh shooting code, being a treatise on shooting from “The Rod And The Gun”   Edinburgh 1852, 1 st.,  notes on blind flyleaf, great reading and plates, 163 pp, for the serious collector and shooter. $200.00

Thomas Joseph B. MFH    HOUNDS AND HUNTING THROUGH THE AGES    Derrydale First edition limited to 750 copies with 42 plates 6 coloured 4to, original cloth, gilt to, 272pp 1928. water stain on cover o/w v/f. $75.00

Thornton Col.   A SPORTING TOUR     Through the Northern Parts of England & Parts of the Highlands of Scotland. 332 pp, VF, very scarce. $180.00

Thorpe Terry & Bryan Hill   THE MORECANBE BAY WATERFOWLERS ASSOCIATION    THE FIRST 75 YEARS, Private Printing signed by the author, 1995 $55.00

Treffthen Cottam   WHITEWINGS   The life history, status and management of the white-winged dove. DJ, Van Nostrand Press,  1st, 1968, 348pp, super reading for the dove shooter… $40.00

Truesdell S.R.   The RIFLE    Its Development For Big-Game Hunting, New, DJ Mint, Safari Press 274 pp $40.00

Turgenieff  Ivan   MEMOIRS OF A SPORTSMAN   First US edition 1908 of the original 1852 Russian edition, excellent shooting and insight into early Russian Sporting traditions 307pp, vf, 307pp.  $100.00

Turner T.W.   MEMOIRS of a GAMEKEEPER     (Elveden 1868 - 1953) 2nd 1954 vf+ 159pp $35.00 

Tweedsmuir Lord   ONE MAN’S HAPPINESS   Reprint 1969, dj, mint, Country life in Scotland Bremar Castle, great reading.  $35.00                 

Tyler J.O.   SHOOTING IN MONMOTHSHIRE 1789-1923    Rare private printing 1923, 64 pp. $325.00

 "Ubique"  Parker Gillmore   LEAVES FROM A SPORTSMAN’S DIARY    1896 341 pp 2nd edition fine, scarce $55.00

"Ubique" Parker Gillmore   GUN ROD & SADDLE    1896, 341 pp 2nd edition fine, scarce $55.00

Vale Robert B.   WINGS, FUR AND SHOT   First edition 1936 Stackpole publishing, 197pp. very good+ condition.  $50.00

Veapa Marco  UNDER THE MOPANE TREE -   LIMITED EDITION of 100 copies. A privately printed book signed by the author with a fold out map in the limited editions.  The book is a very exciting account of the life of a great Professional Hunter Eugenio Vidale a very well known White Hunter who specialized in crocodile and the big five in the areas of what is now Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana. 332 PP   $55.00

 

             

 

Vessey-Fitzgerald Brian   BRITISH GAME     Dj, Vf+ 240 pp, reprint of the first ed, 1946, numerous colour illustrations + black & white illustrations. $45.00

Van Dyke Theodore   THE STILL HUNTER   The Premier Collection, leather bound, # 237 of 3000. guilt edges, mint condition, glassine cover, 390pp. $80.00

Walden H.T. II   UPSTREAM & DOWN     Derrydale # 936 of 950, 1938 # 936 of 950, 1938 # 936 of 950, 1938 # 936 of 950, 1938 367pp vf, illustrated by Milton C. Weiler $250.00

Wallack L.R.   AMERICAN SHOTGUN DESIGN & PERFORMANCE     Dj, 1977, first vf, 184pp,  $35.00 

Walrod Dennis   GROUSE HUNTERS GUIDE   Stackpole Press 1985, dust jacket mint, first edition, 192pp, fine reading and some very good recipes.  $25.00

Walton Issac   THE COMPLETE ANGLER   New Edition Edited by Ephemera  London 1853 ¼ leather & boards 326pp fine + condition with illustrations.  $155.00

Wallack L.R.   AMERICAN SHOTGUN DESIGN & PERFORMANCE     Dj, 1st ed, 184 pp, vf+ $50.00

Walden II Howard L   UPSTREAM & DOWN   Premier press # 237 limited edition, leather bound, guilt edge, mint condition. $200.00

Walden H.L. II    UPSTREAM & DOWN   Derrydale # 936 of 950, 1938 367pp vf, illustrated by Milton C. Weiler $250.00

Walsh "Stonehenge"   MODERN SPORTSMAN'S GUN & RIFLE  Volume 1   Wolfe Publishing Company Mint, guilt edges Leather Binding, PP Limited Edition of 1500, 502pp with adverts... $285.00

Ward Roland    RECORDS OF BIG GAME    Third edition, 1899, 504 pp, very scarce fine+ $450.00

Ward Roland   RECORDS OF BIG GAME     Sixth edition 1910, 531 pp, fine scarce $275.00

Ward Roland   RECORDS OF BIG GAME     Eighth edition, 1922, 527 pp, fine+ scarce $325.00

Ward Roland   THE SPORTSMAN’S HANDBOOK TO PRACTICAL COLLECTING & PRESERVING TROPHIES   very scarce third edition 1883, leather bound, 120 + adverts $165.00

Ward Roland    THE SPORTSMAN’S HANDBOOK TO PRACTICAL COLLECTING & PRESERVING TROPHIES    Sixth edition 1891, leather bound, 160 pp with adverts $140.00

Ward Roland    THE SPORTSMAN’S HANDBOOK TO PRACTICAL COLLECTING & PRESERVING TROPHIES    Very scarce fourth edition 1888, leather bound, 160 pp with adverts $145.00

Ward Roland   THE SPORTSMAN’S HANDBOOK TO PRACTICAL COLLECTING & PRESERVING TROPHIES    Very scarce seventh edition 1894, leather bound, 220 with adverts $145.00

Ward Roland   HORN MEASUREMENTS OF GREAT GAME     Very scarce 1892, vf, 264 pp + adverts $250.00

Waterman Charles F   HUNTING UPLAND BIRDS     Dj, 1st, vf, 311 pp $20.00.     Forest  US 1908, 201 pp. $60.00

Waters Tom F.   TIMBERDOODLE TALES   Adventures of a Minnesota woodcock hunter. Limited edition, Illustrated by Charles F. Johnston. If you have ever shot woodcock or grouse in the area this is a must read... $65.00

Watson Alfred E.T.   RACING AND CHASING    London 1897 3/4 leather & board, guilt top, 344pp first edition vf. great horsy reading. $120.00

Watson John   THE CONFESSIONS OF A POACHER     Rare 1st, 1891, 172pp, good +, great reading, $86.00

Waterman Charles   HUNTING UPLAND BIRDS     1st, 1972, 310 pp, dj vf+ $30.00

Weber Josef   THE DOG IN TRAINING   First 1938 Dj. vf. 243 pp  $10.00

Wentworth Day J   THE MODERN SHOOTER   Yorkshire 1974 reprint of the 1952 first edition, dj vf, 198pp. Well known shooting book. $25.00

West Virginia (State of)    AMERICAN WOODCOCK IN WEST VIRGINIA   by Kletzly   1976 mint wraps., 46pp., scarce.  $55.00

Whelen Townsend Maj.    THE HUNTING RIFLE    Stackpole first edition 1940, design selection ballistics & marksmanship. Vg462pp $30.00

Whelen Townsend Col.   WHY NOT LOAD YOUR OWN     pristine 3rd 224 pp. $35.00

Whelen Townsend Col.   BASIC HAND LOADING FOR EVERYONE    4th, DJ 237pp $17.50

Whitford C.B.   TRAINING THE BIRD DOG     Said by many to be the bible on the subject, 2nd 1928, 258 pp, fine+,slight foxing. If you have bird dogs this is a superb publication. $47.50

Wieland Terry   SPANISH BEST    New dj, 236 pp with color & black & white photos, important reference on Spanish guns. $45.00

Wilkinson Frederick   ANTIQUE FIREARMS     2nd impression, 1977, 276pp, dj slight damp staining o/w vf $15.00

Wilkinson Frederick   THE ILLUSTRATED BOOK OF PISTOLS   Dj, second 1981, 192pp large folio. vf, $20.00

Williams Lovett E.    WILD TURKEY    Dj, vf, 1981, 181 pp, all about the wild turkey $55.00

Williams Ben Ames   THE HAPPY END     Derrydale 204 pp. 1 of 2500 mint $45.00

Willock Colin     FIELD SPORTS    Edited by London 1961 first edition, dj, vf, numerous illustration by this well known Shooting Times Writer, 272pp. $25.00

Willock Colin   ROD,  POLE OR PERCH   First 1958 torn dj, ow vf. 104pp, humorous outtake on fishing. $20.00

Wilson James E.    THE ROD AND THE GUN BEING TWO TREATISES ON ANGLING AND SHOOTING    First 1850, 437pp vf early angling and shooting in the British Isles. $140.00

Wirnsberger G.   STANDARD DICTIONARY OF PROOFMARKS     All about Proof Marks 199pp $20.00

Wolf Virginia   FLUSH   A biography, about a cocker, first 1933, vf, 185pp.  $10.00

Wolters Richard A.   GUN DOG (Revolutionary Rapid Training Method)   1961,  first edition, dust jacket torn, the book is  vf., the book is "dedicated to dogs in the field",   150pp  $25.00

Wolters, Richard A.   WATER DOG (Revolutionary Rapid Training Method)  1964, first edition, the book is "dedicated to Retrievers and what they retrieve", vg,  $25.00

Woods Shirley   GUNNING FOR UPLAND BIRDS & WILDFOWL    1st 1976, 193 pp, dj vf + Signed by the Author. $55.00

Woods Shirley   GUNNING FOR UPLAND BIRDS & WILDFOWL    1st 1976, 193 pp, dj vf. $35.00

Woods Shirley   GUNNING FOR UPLAND BIRDS & WILDFOWL    1st 1976, 193 pp, dj vf. $35.00

Woolner Frank   TIMBERDOODLE     Woodcock shooting stories 1st 1974 dj vf 168 pp. $45.00

Woolner Frank   GROUSE & GROUSE HUNTING     3rd printing 1972, 192 PP, dj vf+ $30.00

Woolner Frank   GROUSE & GROUSE HUNTING     5 th. printing 1974, 192 PP, dj vf $30.00

Wulf Lee   THE SPORTSMAN'S COMPANION   A Compendium of Advise  1968 dj, mint first edition, 412 pp.  $35.00

Yardley Michael   THE SHOTGUN   A shooting instructors Handbook, Safari Press, 2001, Dj, mint 255pp. $45.00

Zern Ed   TO HELL WITH HUNTING    1946 1st 99 pp. slight stain on front cover o/w vf $30.00

Zern Ed   TO HELL WITH HUNTING    1946 1st 99 pp. dj vf $30.00

Zern Ed   TO HELL WITH HUNTING    1946 1st 99 pp. dj vf $30.00

Zern Ed   HOW to TELL FISH FROM FISHERMAN  First 1947, dj vf. 98pp, $35.00

Zern Ed   HOW to TELL FISH FROM FISHERMAN  First 1947, vf. 98pp, $30.00

Zern Ed  A FINE KETTLE OF FISH STORIES   Winchester Press 1972 Dj Vf. $30.00

ART WORK

Woodcock Hill Inc. has numerous sporting oils, a variety of prints, bronzes and numerous collectable memorabilia by various artists, some of which are listed below.

Aitch Robert   ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR OF PTARMINGAN     In flight over the Highlands, 17 ½ X 27 lovely oak frame with glass cover, museum mounted. This famous Scottish Artist command top places in shows as well as prices. $950.00

Aitch Robert   ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR OF SCOTTISH RED GROUSE IN FLIGHT    In flight over the Highlands, 17 ½ X 27 lovely oak frame with glass cover, museum mounted. This famous Scottish Artist command top places in shows as well as prices. $950.00

THE ABOVE WATERCOLORS ARE A PAIR

SPECIAL PRICE OF $1,600.00 THE PAIR

Alken Henry   A NICK OR THE NEAREST WAY HOME     Hand colored original engraving by one of the world’s foremost sporting artists. Mint, matted but un-framed, London 1877. Engraving is 5 1/8 x 7 ¼ , matt which is of acid free paper gives overall size of 11 x 14. $150.00

Alken Henry   A SQUIRE TRAP BY JOVE     Hand colored original engraving by one of the world’s foremost sporting artists. Mint, matted but un-framed, London 1877. Engraving is 5 1/8 x 7 ¼ , matt which is of acid free paper gives overall size of 11 x 14. $150.00

Alken Henry   HERRON SHOOTING     Hand colored original engraving by one of the world’s foremost sporting artists. Mint, matted but un-framed, London 1877. Engraving is 5 1/8 x 7 ¼ , matt which is of acid free paper gives overall size of 11 x 14. $150.00

Alken Henry   THE MEET    Hand colored original engraving by one of the world’s foremost sporting artists. Mint, matted but un-framed, London 1877. Engraving is 5 1/8 x 7 ¼ , matt which is of acid free paper gives overall size of 12 x 16. $150.00

Alken Henry    THE OAKS FILLY    Hand Colored original engraving by one of the world’s foremost sporting artists. Mint, matted but un-framed, London 1877. Engraving is 5 1/8 x 7 ¼ , matt which is of acid free paper gives overall size of 11 x 14. $150.00

Alken Henry   THE HOLYHEAD & CHESTER MAILS     Stranded in the snow, nd, matted, 7 3/8 X 10 matting is 12 X 16. $25.00

Alken Henry   WELL DONE    Hand colored original engraving by one of the world’s foremost sporting artists. Mint, matted but un-framed, London 1877. Engraving is 5 1/8 x 7 ¼ , matt which is of acid free paper gives overall size of 12 x 16. $150.00

Champion Susan    MALLARDS HIDEAWAY     West Branch Chapter 1995 Duck Unlimited Print, signed and numbered ( # 236 of 477 ) 18 X 20 inches. $85.00

Charnet Fabienne   ORIGINAL PEN & INK OF A CAPE BUFFALO    Manifestly framed 15 ¾ X 18 ½ signed by this famous French Wildlife Artist who specializes in African Work. $885.00

Forester Frank   PORTRAIT OF HERBERT WITH CLIPPED BOTTOM OF HAND-WRITTEN LETTER    From Herbert matted with the portrait in beautiful early frame re-backed with museum quality mountings. This is a one of a kind item for anyone seriously interested in Frank Forester (William Henry Herbert) $475.00

Grant F.   THE MELTON BREAKFAST     Engraving from the original paining, published 1839, 26 inches x 35 inches. Beautiful original frame, backed with acid free paper. A very attractive original engraving. $580.00

Hagerbaumer David   Study of Woodcock Quail & Grouse in Flight 3 - 5 x 6 ovals framed and matted as one. The frame is solid walnut, of 13 X 18 ½ This set is limited to 92 of 450. $550.00

Hagerbaumer David   WOODCOCK ON THE RISE     In Birches, Limited to 190 prints, this being number 95, Walnut frame double matting size is 25 X 29. $1,350.00

Hagerbaumer David   1981 RUFFED GROUSE SOCIETY     Print & Stamp # 1456 of 1,780, Cherry Frame signed by artist 14 ¾ X 18 ¾ $375.00

Hagerbaumer David   Study of Woodcock Quail & Grouse in Flight    3 - 5 x 6 ovals framed and matted as one. The frame is solid walnut, of 13 X 18 ½ This set is limited to 92 of 450. $550.00

Hagenbaumer David   ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR OF A WOODCOCK IN FLIGHT  In second growth cover. This came from the private collection of Mr. Ed Zern the famous comic wildlife author. 30 X 37 in a silver and gold glassed frame. All is in perfect condition $18,385.00

Hagenbaumer David   MIXED DOUBLE WOODCOCK & GROUSE   This rare magnificent museum quality mount and frame is a much sought after print, this is number 352 of 450, 25 X 30- pristine $850.00

Herring J. F. Jr.   THE LONG DROP   Unframed, black & white 4 ¼ x 6 nd, mint engraved by Engleheart. $67.50

Horse   Etching of a horse head which is unsigned in black & white 9 X 14 ¼ $20.00

Landseer   THE DEATH OF THE STAG   Black & white etching, nd, 9 ½ X 12 ½ $30.00

Landseer   THE DEATH OF THE STAG   Black & white sepia tone etching, nd, 9 ½ X 12 ½ $40.00

Maass David   MISTY MORNING RUFFED GROUSE     Mint # 231 of 580, signed by artist, in beautiful frame, all done with acid free materials. $2,000.00 Matched set with below

Maass David   MISTY MORNING Woodcock     Mint # 231 of 580, signed by artist, in beautiful frame, all done with acid free materials. $2,000.00 Matched set with above

Maass David   AUTUMN LEAVES   Woodcock Print # 232 of 580 Mint signed by artist, remarqued in beautiful frame, all done with acid free materials. 26 X 33 ½ $2,350.00

Mason Roy M   HOLIDAY GREETINGS   Folio from Mac Millian & Co., beautifully laid out iin folio form with two prints nd, Harbingers of Winter & One Down & One to Go Inscribed on the front of the folio, each print is 9 ¾ X 12 ¾. This is a rare collectors item. $220.00

Peierel Paul   COCKERS   By the Paris etching society, hand painted, signed in pencil 11 x 14. $150.00

Prall P.   NEW JERSEY WOODCOCK STAMP    The original 1988, framed, 17 out of 125, print 11 ½ x 8 inches, frame 17 1/16 x 20 1/16, $275.00

Reece Maynard   INTERNATIONAL QUAIL FOUNDATION    1984 Research stamp print, in folil, signed and numbered, limited edition. mint $200.00

Turner C.   THE POACHERS PROGRESS   1981 Limited Edition ( one of 750 ) reprint by Paul Harris Publishing Co. Edinburgh of the 1826 first edition. Each of the eight full colour prints are taken from the original sketches made from nature by C. Blake & painted by J. L. Turner, Vauxhall and other artists. To be engraved, published and highly finished in colors by Mr. C. Turner. 13 ¼ X 17 ¾ contained in a hard backed cloth folio. The eight are titled - 1 Poachers setting the snare - 2 Poachers taking the struggling hare from the noose - 3 Poachers stalking for partridges - 4 Poachers snaring hen pheasants - 5 Poachers meeting the Keepers - 6 Poachers scuffling with the Constables in the Skittle Ground - 7 Poachers before the Magistrates - 8 Poachers in Prison ( The Pardon ). This is a MINT set and beautifully done. Very Rare. If framed individually this would be a spectacular addition to any den, library, game room or country home. $1,800.00

Worth Thomas   DEER HUNTING ON LONG ISLAND    Taken from 8 November 1873 Harpers Weekly, magnificent black & white woodcut. 11 X 15 , Matt is 16 X 20. $175.00

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