THE MODERN FOWLER: WITH A GUIDE TO SOME OF THE PRINCIPAL COASTAL  WILDFOWLING RESORTS OF TO-DAY. By J. Wentworth Day.

THE MODERN FOWLER: WITH A GUIDE TO SOME OF THE PRINCIPAL COASTAL WILDFOWLING RESORTS OF TO-DAY. By J. Wentworth Day.

A WILDFOWLER'S WORLD. By Alan Jarrett.

A WILDFOWLER'S WORLD. By Alan Jarrett.

WINGS OVER THE MARSHES: SHOOTING SKETCHES FROM AN OLD LOG BOOK. By Robert Erskine Ross.

1948 1st edition. 8vo (130 x 217mm). Pp152. B/w photographs. Green cloth, spine titled in gilt.

Principally American waterfowling, but the author also shot wildfowl in England, Scotland, Ireland, France and Egypt. Chapters include: Duckshooting - mallar, teal, canvasback, pintail, widgeon, bluebills, shovellers, redhead, bufflehead, shooting by moonlight, unusual duck; Decoys; Black brant; Snipe; Rail; Shorebird; Plover; Dove shooting; Quail shooting - valley quail, bob-white; Dominguez Lake; Wild pigeons; Pheasant shooting; The pollywog; An undecided bet; The art of wing shooting; Gastine-Renette's; Tir aux pigeons; Accidents in the field; London memories; Dartmoor; Rara avis; Notes; Glossary of sporting terms; The man who went back.
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45307
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Author Ross (Robert Erskine).
Book Code 45307
ISBN B001AVZZ7G
Book Description Abrasion to dust-wrapper and front board but good-plus in frayed and rubbed dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1948
Publisher Batchworth Press.
Place London.