SHOTS FROM A LAWYER'S GUN. By Nicholas Everitt and Ernest Ivens Watson,  LL.D.

SHOTS FROM A LAWYER'S GUN. By Nicholas Everitt and Ernest Ivens Watson, LL.D.

GAMEKEEPER. By John Foyster and Keith Proud.

GAMEKEEPER. By John Foyster and Keith Proud.

GOING TO THE MOORS. By Ronald Eden.

1979 1st edition. 4to (182 x 242mm). Pp213. Colour frontispiece, b/w photographs and illustrations, bibliography. Mottled cream linen, stamped grouse motif printed in black to upper board, spine titled in black.

This is a good history of the annual migration of English sportsmen to the grouse moors of Scotland. A well researched, readable and well illustrated look at Scottish field sports. Chapters include: Born to the hill; Scotland discovered; A sporting resort; Taking a moor; The journey north; Highland quarters; The noble grouse; Dogs; Driving; August; Ladies!; By days; Painters in the heather; Fireside tales; Dining on grouse; A taste of Cromlix. NB. The faint doodle on the dust-wrapper is faithfully reproduced from the Victorian doodle on the original painting, and is not a fault of any individual copy.
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Book Code
2412
More Information
Author Eden (Ronald).
Book Code 2412
ISBN 0719536316 / 0719536316
Book Description Minor faults, good-plus in slightly used, slightly spine-faded dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1979
Publisher John Murray.
Place London.