(1961) 1989 1st edn thus. Stanley Paul. London.
4to. Pp336. Colour plates & illustrations by John Paley, colour photographs, maps, extensive bibliography. Green boards. Very good in like dust-wrapper.
The latest and largest edition of the wildfowler's bible, covering all aspects of wildfowling & wildfowl conservation. Thirty-five chapters rangling from the natural history and ecology of waterfowl to handloading wildfowling cartridges, punt-gunning, wildfowl cooking and taxidermy, and biographies of famous wildfowlers.