Author Arnold (E.C.). Book Code 47981 ISBN B06XPWCYW9 Book Description Slight marks to cover, end-paper name, but a very good copy.
1907 1st edition. 4to (190 x 253mm). Ppviii,144. Colour & b&w plates, text photographs. Green cloth, titled in gilt on spine & upper board.
Book Cover Hardcover Published Date 1907 Publisher West, Newman & Co., London & Place Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., London.
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DetailsAn interesting account of the amateur bird collector and taxidermist, with much on wildfowling, punt-gunning and rough shooting. Despite pleas for conservation, much of the book is about obtaining rarities and song-birds for taxidermy.