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SNIPE AND WOODCOCK: SPORT and CONSERVATION. By Colin Laurie McKelvie.

1996 1st edition. 4to (195 x 252mm). Pp217. B/w photographs and illustrations. Brown boards, spine titled in gilt.

Snipe and woodcock are wild quarry which require appropriately wild-looking habitat. Colin McKelvie goes into the detail of how and why to provide and maintain such habitat. Chapters include: Guns and gundogs: Guns and cartridges for snipe and woodcock; Gundogs for snipe and woodcock. Snipe: Snipe - natural history, the breeding season and winter habitat management; The jack snipe; Walking snipe up; Snipe driving. Woodcock: Woodcock - natural history and the breeding sason; The woodcock in winter; Flighting woodcock; Driven woodcock shooting; Woodcock - walking up and shooting over bird dogs. A wide ranging and practical book.
£19.95
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Book Code
1718
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Author McKelvie (Colin Laurie).
Book Code 1718
ISBN 1853107131 / 9781853107139
Book Description Fine unread copy in dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1996
Publisher Swan Hill Press.
Place Shrewsbury, Shropshire.