ANIMAL TRAPS AND TRAPPING. By James A. Bateman, BSc, CBiol, MIBiol, FMA.

ANIMAL TRAPS AND TRAPPING. By James A. Bateman, BSc, CBiol, MIBiol, FMA.

THE LONSDALE KEEPER'S BOOK. Edited by Eric Parker and written by well-known keepers, game-farmers & with contributions by Frank Wallace & Eric Taverner. The Lonsdale Library Vol. XXVI.

THE LONSDALE KEEPER'S BOOK. Edited by Eric Parker and written by well-known keepers, game-farmers & with contributions by Frank Wallace & Eric Taverner. The Lonsdale Library Vol. XXVI.

THE LONSDALE KEEPER'S BOOK. Edited by Eric Parker and written by well-known keepers, game-farmers & with contributions by Frank Wallace & Eric Taverner. The Lonsdale Library Vol. XXVI.

1938 1st edition. 8vo (140 x 220mm). Pp256. Illustrated with b&w photographs, plates and drawings. Binding B. Light tan buckram-backed cloth, spine titled in gilt, gilt Lonsdale Library monogram on upper board.

"Written by well-known keepers, game farmers and with contributions by Frank Wallace and Eric Taverner". An extremely wide-ranging book which sets out the gamekeper's duties in great detail. Chapters include; Grouse and moor management, Yorkshire and Scotland; Principal foods of grouse; Feeding capacity of a moor; Pointers and setters; Partridge beats and hand rearing; Partridge's winter feeding; Pheasant rearing; Rearing and penning pheasants; Rearing pheasants in large numbers; Inside hatching; Pheasant managementon the Cotswold Game Farm; Dry food or wet?; Organizing a pheasant shoot; Rearing and management of wild duck; Trapping of vermin; Game shooting from the keeper's point of view; The gamekeeper as naturalist; The stalker and his duties; The duties of a ghillie, the improvement of lochs and rivers.
£25.00
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Book Code
11336
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Author Parker (Eric). (1870-1955), Editor.
Book Code 11336
ISBN B001AW1SD0.
Book Description Slight use, good-plus. Lacks dust-wrapper.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1938
Publisher Seeley Service & Co.
Place London.