HUNTING: AN INTRODUCTORY HANDBOOK. By R.W.F. Poole.

HUNTING: AN INTRODUCTORY HANDBOOK. By R.W.F. Poole.

SHOOTING: MOOR AND MARSH. The Badminton Library. By Lord Walsingham and  Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey, Bt. Large Paper edition.

SHOOTING: MOOR AND MARSH. The Badminton Library. By Lord Walsingham and Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey, Bt. Large Paper edition.

CAMP-FIRE MUSINGS: LIFE AND GOOD TIMES IN THE WOODS. By Wm.C. Gray, Ph.D.

(1894) 1894 2nd edition (1st UK edition, simultaneous with 2nd US). 8vo (150mm x 208mm). 304 pp + 22 pp publisher's catalogue (Dated October 1893 - an interesting illustrated catalogue of Douglas's books on sport and natural history which reproduces the title-pages of many of the books). Illustrated with b/w photograph plates, and with small photographs and drawings in the text. Maroon cloth, spine titled in gilt, top edge gilt.

American essays on nature and philosophy. Much on deer-stalking in the northern United States, especially southern Alaska, with occasional forays along the banks of trout streams. Includes "Fishing," and "Trouting at Keweenaw". The second edition includes an unpaginated four-page "Postscript" offering advice on camping, and particularly recommending it as a suitable pastime for women. This is not found in the first, or later editions. This edition also omits the photograph portrait of a child found in the first edition.
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46621
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Author Gray (William Cunningham). (1830-1901).
Book Code 46621
ISBN B001EUJLGE
Book Description Cloth rather stained and used - good only.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1894
Publisher David Douglas, Publisher
Place Edinburgh.