(1937) 1938 2nd edition. Small 8vo (137 x 203mm). Pp197. B/w plates after Thorburn and from photographs. Green cloth, spine titled in gilt.
With a foreword by Lord Ernest Hamilton and a chapter on snipe by The Hon. H. Douglas-Home. A good treatise on grouse moor management, keepering and shooting. Chapters include: The habits of grouse; The life of grouse after the 12th of August; Grouse disease; Management of moors; The heather beetle; Sheep; The influence of modern afforestation on hill game; Gamekeepers; Grouse driving; Grouse butts; Shooting driven grouse; A memorable afternoon; Miscellany; Some records; Shooting blackcocks; The decrease in back game; Partridges and partridge shooting; Wild pheasants; Snipe, by the Hon. H. Douglas-Home; During sixty years.