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INSTRUCTIONS TO YOUNG SPORTSMEN.  In All That Relates to Guns and Shooting.

INSTRUCTIONS TO YOUNG SPORTSMEN. In All That Relates to Guns and Shooting.


INSTRUCTIONS TO YOUNG SPORTSMEN.
 In All That Relates to Guns and Shooting. Seventh Edition, Corrected, Enlarged, and Improved: With Explanatory Plates and Wood Cuts.

Hawker, Lt. Col. Peter

1833. London, Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Longman.

Bound in full red straight grain calf by Bayntun Binder Bath, marbled endpapers Housed in red cloth slipcase; pp. xxiii, 507, hand coloured engraved frontispiece (arrival of a hunt from Longparish Hills), stipple-engraved portrait, 8 engraved plates all hand coloured, and several wood-engraved illustrations in the text; binding sunned to spine and top edge, a little foxing to frontispiece and occasionally elsewhere, very good. Seventh edition. One of the classic English shooting books, full of practical advice and the latest in shooting and hunting gear.


320 USD