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1 American Sportsman. (Jerry Mason, Editor). THE AMERICAN SPORTSMAN. Complete Run of all 12 Issues.
New York, NY: Ridge Press & American Broadcasting Co., Publication. 1968-1970. 1968 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
4to illus. -Complete run of 12 volumes: Vol. 1 No. 1, 2, 3, & 4; Vol. 2 No. 1, 2, 3, & 4; Vol. 3 No. 1, 2, 3, & 4; Vol. 4 No. 1, 2, 3, & 4. Price includes BOOK RATE Postage in US. [Cat. 48-6 & 63-8.] Near Fine no DJ. 
Price: 81.00 USD
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2 Babcock, H. MY HEALTH IS BETTER IN NOVEMBER.
Camden: Premier. xvii + 298 p. 1984 Reprint. [1947] One of 3000 Copies. 1984 2nd Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo illus. Cat. 45-27 & 61-18. Very Fine in glassine DJ. 
Price: 81.00 USD
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3 Banderas. SPORTING REMINISCENCES OF SOUTH AMERICA. 1919-1921. H.M.S. Southhampton.
London: Riddle, Smith, & Duffus. xvii + 131 p. 1922 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo illus. -[Cat. 66-45.] - The cruise of the H.M.S. Southhampton around the coasts of South America. Mostly bird shooting for duck, geese, & upland game; some hunting for deer, carpincho, peccary, guanaco. Fishing minor except for freshwater dorado, tarpon, and scattered notes on salmon & trout. Includes Paraguay, Uraguay, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, & Argentina, with much on the coast from Puerto Montt to Cape Horn and the Falklands. Heller #446. Bruns B-35: "Strings of birds, mountains of trout, and heaps of deer testify to their prowess." Scarce title. In orig. cloth; board warped as usual in this edition; scattered spotting on covers with some edge wear. Good-Very Good no DJ. 
Price: 85.50 USD
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4 Bonner, Paul Hyde. AGED IN THE WOODS. Stories and Sketches of Fishing and Shooting.
NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. 157 p. 1958 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Don R. Eckelberry 
8vo Illus. by Don R. Eckelberry. 1st Ed. [Cat. 50-36 & 63-61.] Fine in VG-F DJ. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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5 Buckingham, Nash. BLOOD LINES. Tales of Shooting and Fishing.
Camden: Premier Press. xxix + 227 p. 1989 2nd Edition Hardcover As New Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo illus. -[Cat. 66-107.] - Lmt. Ed. Reprint. [1938.] With new Introduction by Jim Casada. In bonded leather with raised bands & ribbon marker. As New in Fair glassine DJ. 
Price: 58.50 USD
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6 Champion Handbooks. THE HUNTER AND ANGLER. A Book that is Needed by Everybody Who Tackles Pleasure in the Sport of Hunting and Fishing.
New York: Champion Publ. Co. 57 p. + 7 p. ads. 1882 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
16mo illus. -[Cat. 66-145.] - With colored cover of hunter, dog, & fisherman; selection of guns; bird hunting; small game; traps & snares; rods & reels; horse-hair lines; hooks & baits; flies; various fish. Scarce. Cover slightly frayed; Good Paper Wraps. 
Price: 166.50 USD
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SKETCHES OF A TOUR TO THE WESTERN COUNTRY, Through he States of Ohio and Kentucky; A Voyage Down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, and a Trip through the Mississippi Territory, and Part of West Florida, Commenced at Philadelphia in the Winter of 1807, and Concluded in 1809., Cuming, Fortescue.
7 Cuming, Fortescue. SKETCHES OF A TOUR TO THE WESTERN COUNTRY, Through he States of Ohio and Kentucky; A Voyage Down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers, and a Trip through the Mississippi Territory, and Part of West Florida, Commenced at Philadelphia in the Winter of 1807, and Concluded in 1809.
Pittsburgh: Cramer, Spear & Eichbaum. viii + 504 p. 1810 1810 1st Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 
12mo. 1st Ed. -An important book. Cat. 56-11. In orig. period full calf; misbound at binders, with 12 pages [pp. 345-356] duplicated, and pp. 357-368 leftout. [missing pages available from Bancroft Library] Rear boards loose but attached; should be rebound; spine title missing; calf worn & chipped on spine; with faults & missing pages, about Fair-Good. Listed elsewhere at $1000-$1500. 
Price: 360.00 USD
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8 Danielson, Richard E. MARTHA DOYLE and Other Sporting Memories.
New York: Derrydale Press. xiii + 152 p. 1938 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Edwin Megargee 
4to illus. [-Cat. 66-207.] Copy no. 63 of 1250. Author writes with wonderful humour about horses, angling, shooting, foxhunting, and sport itself. Spine faded; many uncut pages. Very Good no DJ. 
Price: 40.50 USD
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9 Ellangowan [Editor.]. (=James Glass Bertram) SPORTING ANECDOTES. being Anecdotal Annals, Descriptions, Tales and Incidents of Horse-Racing, Betting, Card-Playing, Pugilism, Gambling, Cock-Fighting, Pedestrianism, Fox-Hunting, Angling, Shooting, and Other Sports.
London and Glasgow: Hamilton, Adams & Co. / Thomas D. Morison. 352 p. + 16 p. Ads. 1889. 1889 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo. 1st Ed.- [Cat. 66-254.] - With the Bookplate of John Gerard Heckscher, the noted angling bibliophile, whose angling collection of 2320 lots was sold at public auction in 1909. This book is inscribed on the half-title: "E.B. Talcott/ With John G. Heckscher's compliments. /Dec. 16/98." On Hechscher's laid-in card: "Very sorry this book is not in better condition, but I fancy the sporting stories will amuse you." In original publisher's royal blue cloth. An important Association Copy. Minor tears on spine cloth; wear on edges; Good. 
Price: 76.50 USD
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10 Erickson, C.E. Sunset Sportsman's Atlas. SAN FRANCISCO BAY AND DELTA AREA. Boating-Fishing-Huntiing.
Menlo Park: Lane Bubl. Co. 32 p. 1952 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
[Cat. 67-191.] 4to illus. Map book covering from San Francisco Bay to Sacramento and Stockton, showing water depths, navigation hazards, boat liveries, fishing & hunting areas. With original waterproof plastic case & 19 in. x 35 in. fold-out colored map showing "Fishing Holes" of entire area. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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11 Erie Railroad Co. FISHING ON THE PICTURESQUE ERIE. 1907. Eleventh Annual Edition.
NY: Issued by the Passenger Department of the Erie Railroad Co. 96 p. 1907 1907 1st Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 
8vo illus. 1st Ed. -With large colored fold-out map at rear: "The lines ofthe Erie Railroad System through the land of suburban summer homes adjacentto New York". With articles by Kit Clarke & Rev. D.H. Denison; Fishing Directory; Hunting Along the Erie; Synopsis of Fishing Laws--New York, Pennsylvania & New Jersey. Cat. 56-17. Rear cover detached and worn; dampstaining on covers; map has a few short splits at fold, & o/w map in Very Good condition.Lower corner of pp.59-60 torn, with some text missing. Overall Good paperbooklet. 
Price: 85.50 USD
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12 Fores's. FORES'S SPORTING NOTES & SKETCHES. A Quarterly Magazine Descriptive of BRITISH AND FOREIGN SPORT. Volume II. 1885-1886.
London: Messrs. Fores. viii + 304 p. + 12 p. adverts. 1886 1886 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo Illus. with 32 Tinted Full Page Illustrations by Finch Mason, R.M. Alexander & Cuthbert Bradley. -In orig gilt decorated cloth. One plate, titled "Pas Trop Vite! Doucement, Messieurs!" missing. Includes loose plate from another volume titled "Anything of Importance T'other Side, Old Chappie?". [Cat. 55-161 & 65-331.] Spine gilt faded along spine; chipped top & bottom; one plate missing; o/w Good-Very Good. 
Price: 81.00 USD
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13 Gee, Ernest R. THE SPORTSMAN'S LIBRARY Being a Descriptive List of the most important Books on Sport.
New York: R.R. Bowker Co., Publ. xix + 158 p. 1940 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo frontis. 1st Lmt. Ed. of 600 copies. -With Gary H. Howells blind library stamp. [Cat. 48-122 & 63-202.] Fine no DJ. 
Price: 153.00 USD
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14 Henderson, Robert W. EARLY AMERICAN SPORT: A Chronological Check-List of Books Published Prior to 1860 Based on Exhibition Held at The Grolier Club.
NY: The Grolier Club. xvii + 136 p. 1937 1937 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
8vo illus. Introduction by Harry T. Peters. 1st Ltd. Ed. One of 400 Copies.-This compilation notes 786 editions of 392 titles; includes a Bibliography and Index to both authors and titles. [Cat. 55-223 & 65-446.] Fine no DJ. 
Price: 225.00 USD
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15 Herbert, Henry William. FRANK FORESTER'S FIELD SPORTS OF THE UNITED STATES, AND BRITISH PROVINCES OF NORTH AMERICA. In Two Volumes.
NY: Stringer & Townsend. Vol.I: x + 366 p. Vol.II: vi + 381 p. no date. [1853-1857] Reprint 1853 5th or later Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
[Cat. 44-208 & 61-282. ] 2 Volumes. 8vo illus. 6th Revised Ed. [1848]. -Herbert, "Frank Forester", is considered to be the first sports writer in the United States. With 9 full page plates in each volume. Gilt decorations on spine and covers bright; sl wear at corners and spine edges; Fine no DJ. 
Price: 360.00 USD
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16 Higginson, A. Henry. BRITISH AND AMERICAN SPORTING AUTHORS. Their Writings and Biographers.
Berryville: Blue Ridge Press. xvii + 443 p. 1949 1949 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to illus. With a Bibliography by Sydney R. Smith and a Foreword by Ernest R. Gee. 1st Ed. -Although primarily on horse or hound hunting, it includes Dame Juliana Berners, William Henry Herbert, W.A. Baillie-Grohman, Eugene V. Connett, Hugh B.C. Pollard, "B.B." [=Denys Watkins-Pritchard], Frank Gray Griswold, Francis Francis. [Cat. 55-227 & 65-451.] Fine-Very Fine in taped Very Good Slipcase. 
Price: 121.50 USD
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17 Hohle, Per. SHOOTING AND FISHING IN NORWAY.
Oslo: Dreyers Forlag. 31 p. + 91 p. + xii. N.D. [1960] 1960 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
4to illus. 1st Ed. [ Cat. 65-456.] -Description of salmon, trout and sea trout fishing; hunting for elk, reindeer, ptarmington, capercailze, black grouse. Major rivers for salmon fishing, with sizes of fish. Deluxe Ed. in full tan leather. Leather somewhat worn on edges; Very Good-Fine. 
Price: 76.50 USD
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18 Holland, Bob, Dan, & Ray. GOOD SHOT! A Book of Rod, Gun, and Camera.
NY: Alfred A. Knopf. xi + 152 p. 1946 1946 Limited Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
8vo illus. 1st Lmt Ed. Numbered Copy of 850. Signed by All Three Authors. -Photo album put together by Ray P. Holland [father] of 172 pictures taken by his 2 sons; most predate WW II; much on Alaska; Silver Creek ID; waterfowl, upland game, dogs. Superlative photos. [Cat. 55-233 & 65-458.] Very Good-Fine no DJ or Slipcase. 
Price: 76.50 USD
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19 Lindsay, David Moore. CAMP FIRE REMINISCENCES. Or Tales of Hunting and Fishing in Canada and the West.
Boston: Dana Estes & Company. 233 p. 1912. 1912 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 
8vo. illus. 1st. Ed.-66r. Heller #212: "Despite the subtitle, mostly on hunting, with chapters on hunting mule deer; duck shooting on Bear River swamps; hunting mountain goat in Montana and wild goat in Catalina; and elk hunting in Wyoming. With a solitary but very good chapter on trout fishing in Idaho." In original Publisher's cloth with pictorial cover. Fine no DJ. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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20 Myers, Charles E. MEMOIRS OF A HUNTER. A Story of Fifty-eight Years of Hunting and Fishing.
Davenport: Prvt. Prnt. by Shaw and Borden Co. 309 p. 1948 1948 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
8vo illus. 1st Ed.-Hunting for deer, bear, elk, geese, prairie chicken, trout fishing in WA and BC by former State Senator; Had 57 consecuitive annual deer hunts. Heller #580. [Cat. 55-312 & 65-593.] - Fine in Very Good DJ. 
Price: 72.00 USD
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