THE BOOK OF THE WOOD PIGEON. By Colin Willock.

THE BOOK OF THE WOOD PIGEON. By Colin Willock.

HIGH PHEASANTS IN THEORY AND PRACTICE. By Sir Ralph F. Payne-Gallwey,  Bart. With a new foreword by John Richards.

HIGH PHEASANTS IN THEORY AND PRACTICE. By Sir Ralph F. Payne-Gallwey, Bart. With a new foreword by John Richards.

SHOOTING WOOD-PIGEON. By A.E.B. Johnson. First edition.

1961 1st edition. 8vo (145 x 222mm). Pp118. B/w photographs, drawings by Bert Smith. Red cloth, spine titled in gilt.

To be a successful pigeon shot, the shooter must study the bird's habits, its food and its behaviour under different weather conditions - in fact, as the author says, 'one must almost be able to think like a pigeon.' Chapters include: The wood-pigeon and stock dove; The food and habits of pigeons; Migration; Hides and camouflage; Guns and cartridges; Shooting over decoys, flight-shooting; Woodland shooting and organised pigeon shoots; Calling, stalking and driving pigeons; Obtaining permission to shoot pigeons; Selling pigeons, and how to cook them.
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Book Code
2447
More Information
Author Johnson (Austin E.B.).
Book Code 2447
ISBN B001AVV0QG
Book Description Untidy name to front end-paper, some browning but good-plus in used dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1961
Publisher Herbert Jenkins.
Place London.