THE DUCKS, GEESE AND SWANS OF NORTH AMERICA: A vade mecum for the  naturalist and the sportsman.

THE DUCKS, GEESE AND SWANS OF NORTH AMERICA: A vade mecum for the naturalist and the sportsman.

AT DAWN AND DUSK: BEING MY RECORD OF NEARLY SIXTY YEARS OF WILDFOWLING. By  Colin McLean.

AT DAWN AND DUSK: BEING MY RECORD OF NEARLY SIXTY YEARS OF WILDFOWLING. By Colin McLean.

THE HISTORY OF WILDFOWLING. By John E. Marchington.

1980 1st edition. 8vo (138 x 223mm). Pp288. B/w illustrations from old engravings, bibliography. Blue boards, spine titled in gilt.

From The Boke of St Albans to the formation of WAGBI - a good history of the sport. Chapters include: Wildfowling before The Boke; Enter the gun; From The Boke to the parson; Hawker; The Golden Age begins; Decoys and their history; The Golden Age continues; Punt-gunning, the ultimate sport; The Golden Age and its ending; The birth and life of WAGBI; The twentieth century.
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Book Code
439
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Author Marchington (John E.).
Book Code 439
ISBN 0713620536 / 0713620536
Book Description Top edge dusty but very good in slightly used dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1980
Publisher A and C Black.
Place London