HANDBOOK OF WATERFOWL BEHAVIOR. By Paul A. Johnsgard.

HANDBOOK OF WATERFOWL BEHAVIOR. By Paul A. Johnsgard.

MANKA, THE SKY GIPSY: THE STORY OF A WILD GOOSE. By

MANKA, THE SKY GIPSY: THE STORY OF A WILD GOOSE. By "BB". Written and illustrated by D.J. Watkins-Pitchford ("B.B".).

THE GUN ON SALTINGS AND STUBBLE. By Noel M. Sedgwick.

1949 1st edition. 8vo (142 x 222mm). Pp221, + 2pp ads. B/w photographs. Green cloth, spine titled in gilt.

Noel M. Sedgwick, then editor of The Shooting Times, recounts his shooting exploits in the countryside and on the foreshore. "A particularly interesting feature of his book is the author's carefully recorded notes on the effect of the bitter winter of 1946 - 1947, with its snow and floods, on game and all wildlife". Chapters include: Muds and saltings; Muds and saltings II; Snow and floods; Inland duck and snipe shooting; Pheasants and partridges; High ground driving; Ground game and vermin; Foxes and badgers; Natural history in the shooting field; Building up a rough shoot; Trials of a rough shooter; Game pie; Random observations; The partridge covey.
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Book Code
47235
More Information
Author Sedgwick (Noel Mostyn). "Tim Sedgwick". "Tower-bird". (1902-1970).
Book Code 47235
ISBN B00AQF4T74
Book Description Owner's name, some foxing. Good-plus in chipped and tape-marked dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1949
Publisher Herbert Jenkins.
Place London.