DUCK SHOOTING. By Colin Willock.

DUCK SHOOTING. By Colin Willock.

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Author Willock (Colin Dennistoun). (1919-2005).
Book Code 19259
Book Description Very good. Price erasure and small label remnant to dust-wrapper.

1962 1st edition. Small 8vo (124 x 190mm). Small 8vo. Pp120. B/w photographs & illustrations. Light blue boards.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1962
Publisher Vista Books.
Place London.
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This is an all-round introduction to duck shooting, inland as well as on foreshore and marsh. The text is regularly punctuated with anecdotes from the author's own exploits, and there is a chapter on punt-gunning. Chapters include: Duck shooting; The birds; The weapons; Stubbling; Flighting; Inland flighting; Punting; Wild flight. Appendices deal with cooking wild duck, notes on flighting possibilities, and a note on W.A.G.B.I. ("Solidarity is vital in the sport and WAGBI is every shore gunner's best chance of obtaining it. ...Minimum subscription ...10s per year").