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UPLAND GAME BIRD SHOOTING IN AMERICA

UPLAND GAME BIRD SHOOTING IN AMERICA


UPLAND GAME BIRD SHOOTING IN AMERICA

Connett, Eugene, ed.: Wagstaff, David, et al.

Published by The Derrydale Press, New York (1930)

First edition, one of 850 copies.

Introduction by Colonel Lewis S. Thompson. The Derrydale Press, New York, 1930. xxv,[1],249pp., plus 64 plates, including 5 colored. Quarto. Original brown publisher's cloth, gilt, t.e.g. Hinges starting, light edge and corner wear, occasional foxing, plates fine. Overall, about very good. First edition, one of 850 copies. A series of instructional essays on hunting different types of game in the United States, illustrated with color plate reproductions of paintings Edmund Burke, A.B. Frost, Lynn Bogue Hunt, and others. "Some of America's most knowledgeable sportsmen were contributing authors to this excellent and timeless work" - Siegel.


370 USD