NATURE NOTES OF A HIGHLAND GAMEKEEPER. By Dugald Macintyre.

NATURE NOTES OF A HIGHLAND GAMEKEEPER. By Dugald Macintyre.

THE SHOOTING WEEK-END BOOK. Edited by Eric Parker.

THE SHOOTING WEEK-END BOOK. Edited by Eric Parker.

LETTERS TO YOUNG SHOOTERS (SECOND SERIES): On the production, preservation and killing of game, with directions in shooting woodpigeons and breaking in retrievers. By Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey, Bart.

(1892) 1894 2nd edition. Ppxiii,526. Frontispiece photogravure portrait, b/w illustrations, blank memoranda tables.

Chapters include: Pheasant rearing (seven chapters; Advice in selecting an estate for game preservation, with details of the cost of rearing pheasants; Pheasant shooting (three chapters); Partridge shooting (three chapters) with notes on preserving the birds; Grouse shooting (eight chapters); Ground game shooting - rabbits, hares (three chapters); Woodpigeon shooting (three chapters); Notes on breaking dogs for the guns; Retrievers, their selection and behaviour; How to train a retriever in eight lessons;concluding remarks on working young retrievers. Nb., I found chapter IX most helpful.
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Book Code
5176
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Author Payne-Gallwey (Ralph Frankland-). (1848-1916).
Book Code 5176
ISBN B001AVWS2Q
Book Description Cloth slightly worn. Very good.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1894
Publisher Longman, Green.
Place London.