1990 1st edition. The Crowood Press. Ramsbury, Marlborough.
Pp176. B/w photographs, line illustrations. Used and bumped but good-plus in dust-wrapper.
This is Martin Deeley's popular, and very detailed manual of trianing the working gundog. Chapters include; using a professional trainer; advanced training; days in the field - the real thing; dogging in; beating; picking up; the gun's dog - formal shoots; the rough shooter's dog; the wildfowler's dog; the pigeon shooter's dog; gundog tests and other competitions; field trials; your dog - your partner in the game. A useful and well-thought of book.