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1 Bedin, Jean-Paul et al. LES CHASSES TRADITIONNELLES. [In French]
[France] Editions Sud Ouest. 93 p. 1997 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
[Cat. 69 con-sb] 10" x 11.25" illus. -Covers all methods of hunting from ancient times to present; traps, snares, nets, hounds, firearms, bows, falconry. Numerous prints & photos. In French. Fine no DJ as issued. 
Price: 31.50 USD
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2 Bluchel, Kurt G. Game and Hunting. 2 Volumes.
Koln, Germany: Konemann. Vol. 1. 319 p. ; Vol. 2: 339 p. 1997 3895084719 / 9783895084713 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
[Cat. 69 con-sb] 10.5" x 12.5" illus. With over 300 illus. in Vol. 1 & over 600 in Vol. 2. Vol. 1 treats the development of hunting from earliestr times; Vol. 2 covers the game animals of Europe. Both volumes in DJ & Slipcase. 
Price: 40.50 USD
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3 BROCHIER, JEAN-JACQUES ANTHOLOGIE DU PETIT GIBIER. De la becasse a l' ortolan. [In French]
PARIS: ALBIN MICHEL. 188 p. 1995 2226078975 / 9782226078971 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
[Cat. 69 con-sb] 9" x 11.5" illus. -Numerous color & b&w illus. of birds both hunted & in natural settings from many sources. In French. 
Price: 40.50 USD
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4 Cameron, L. C. R. Minor Field Sports: Including Hunting, Dogs, Ferreting, Hawking, Trapping, Shooting, Fishing and Other Miscellaneous Activities
United Kingdom: Read Country Books. 166 p. 2005 1905124120 / 9781905124121 2nd Edition Soft cover As New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
[Cat. 69. con-sb] 5.5" x 8.5" illus. Reprint of 1905 1st Ed. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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5 Clark, James L. THE GREAT ARC OF THE WILD SHEEP.
Norman OK: Univ. of Oklahoma Press. xxxvi + 247 p. 1964 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
[Cat. 69. con-sb] 7" x 9" illus. With a Foreword by S. Dillon Riley. -With 6 maps, 95 photos, & 28 drawings. About the wild sheep of the world, with much on hunting. 
Price: 148.50 USD
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6 Curtis, Capt. Paul A. GUNS AND GUNNING.
New York: Outdoor Life. 384 p. 1941 3rd Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
[Cat. 69 con-sb] 6" x 9" illus. -Riling 2156: "From the story of gunpowder through small bore rifle, with chapters on various big game rifles, shotguns in the field, trap and skeet, with chapters on miscellaneous sights, field glasses, etc., ans separate chapters on shooting in Scotland, and on the pistol, finally, a gunner's glossary." Spine cloth frayed & cracked; complete but only Fair-Good no DJ. 
Price: 7.20 USD
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7 Engel, Jeffrey;Swan, James A.;Engel, Sherol Chasing the Hunters' Dream: 1001 of the World's Best Duck Marshes, Deer Runs, Elk Meadows, Pheasant Fields, Bear Woods, Safaris, and Extraordinary Hunts
New York:Harper Collins Publ. xii + 514 p. 2007 006134382X / 9780061343827 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
[Cat. 69. con-sb] 7" x 9" illus. Hunting places North America, Mexico, Africa, Asia, Europe, & Down Under. Inscribed to Steve [Bodio] by Swan: "To Steve, May the Wild Spirit be good to you. James A. Swan." 
Price: 16.20 USD
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8 Farrington, S. Kip & Lynn Bogue Hunt INTERESTING BIRDS OF OUR COUNTRY.
Garden City NY: Garden City Publ. Co. unpaged. [28 p.] 1945 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 
[Cat. 69.] 12" x 10" illus. by Lynn Bogue Hunt. Over 100 birds identified with illustrations. Bookplate on front pastedown; edges & corners worn; Very Good no DJ as issued. 
Price: 24.30 USD
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9 Fisheries Research Board of Canada. Review of Biology and Fisheries for Smaller Cetaceans.
Ottowa: Journ. Fish. Res. Bd. Canada. Vol. 32[7] July 1975. pp.875-1242. 1975 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
[Cat. 69.] 7.5" x 10" illus. Report by Subcommittee on Small Cetaceans, International Whaling Commission, plus Invited Papers. 
Price: 21.60 USD
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10 Forester, Frank [= Herbert, Henry William ] FRANK FORESTER'S FIELD SPORTS of the United States and British Provinces of North America Illustrated from Nature by the Author. [2 Volumes]
New York: W.A.Townsend, Publ. Vol. !: . xlvi + 366 p. [1864]; Vol. II: vi +383 p. [1860] 1860 5th or later Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
[Cat. 69-76.] 8vo illus. 8.5" x 5.5" -In 2 Volumes. "New Edition, Containing Numerous Corrections and Additions with Illustrations from Nature, and a Memoir of the Author." 1860 8th Edition. [1848]. Vol. I is 1864; Vol. II is 1860. Both are bound identically. -With a 46 page "Memoir of the Author" by William T. Porter, Editor of "Spirit of the Times." In original decorated red cloth; gilt sporting devices on spine; gilt birds on cover. Spine slightly chipped & worn at top & bottom; spine faded in both volumes. A Good copy of desirable edition. 
Price: 81.00 USD
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11 Forester, Frank [=Herbert, Henry William] THE COMPLETE MANUAL for YOUNG SPORTSMEN: With Directions For Handling the Gun, The Rifle, and the Rod; The Art of Shooting on the Wing; The Breaking, Management, and Hunting of the Dog; The Varieties and Habits of Game; River, Lake, and Sea Fishing, etc.etc.etc.
New York: The American News Co. xvi + 477 p. 1873 5th or later Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
[Cat. 69-.] 8vo illus. 5" x 8" 1873 Revised Ed. [1856]. "Prepared for the Instruction and Use of the Youth of America." In original green cloth with gilt sporting devices on spine. This book went through editions or printings in 1856, 1857, 1859, 1863, 1864, 1868, & 1873. The top of the spine has a 1.5 in. x 0.5 in. chip which removes "Frank Forester/Complete Manual" from the title; otherwise, the book is very bright & fine internally; because of chip, rate as Fair-Good. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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12 Freund, Werner DER WOLFSMENSCH [ In Japanese]
Tokyo: Orion Press. ] 300 p. 1988 4560040230 / 9784560040232 2nd Edition Hardcover As New Near Fine Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
[Cat. 69 con-sb] 5" x 7.5" illus. -Japanese translation of German book on living with a wolf pack. Numerous color & B&W pictures. In Japanese. Only the Author & Title are given in German. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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13 Gifford, Capt. Tom ANGLERS AND MUSCLEHEADS. With An Introduction by Raymond R. Camp. SOLD
New York: E.P. Dutton & Co. xv + 186 p. 1960 1st Edition Hardcover SOLD Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 Inscribed by Author(s)
{Cat. 69-con-gm] 8vo illus. 5" x 8" -Inscribed: "Very Best wishes to Dr. Howard Moser, my favorite kind of fisherman. Sincerely, Tom Gifford." -Gifford was a pioneer big-game fishing guide of East Coast and the Bahamas. In orig. cloth with 2 decorative stars on spine; Very Good in Very Good DJ with faded spine. SOLD 
Price: 99.00 USD
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14 Grey, Colonel Joe FLY FISHING for Trout and Steelhead.
Sacramento: Citadel Press. vi + 94 p. 1967 2nd Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
[Cat. 69 con-sb] 5.5" x 8.5" illus. -Inscribed: "To: Bxx Bxxxxx-With best wishes and good fishing. Sincerely, Joe Grey/ | Dec 13, 1972" Emphasis on Western trout, but some mention of Atlantic salmon fishing; sections on tackle, techniques, flies & ethics. 1967 2nd Printing [1966]. 
Price: 54.00 USD
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15 Hanley, Jack LET'S MAkE MARY. Being a Gentleman's Guide to Scientific Seduction in Eight Easy Lessons.
New York: Phoenix Press. xvi + 160 p. 1937 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Charles L. McCann 
[Cat. 69.] 12mo illus. -Maybe some match.com practitioners could use this information! Fine in chipped Very Good DJ. 
Price: 10.80 USD
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16 Haynes, William & Joseph L. Harrison [Eds.] FISHERMAN'S VERSE. Introduction by Henry Van Dyke.
New York: Duffield & Co. xvi + 312 p. 1919 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
[Cat. 69.] 16mo. -With about 125 poems from many sources. Good index. Spine gilt dulled, some wear on spine ends; Near Fine no DJ. 
Price: 31.50 USD
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17 Horobin, Dave Falconry in Literature: The Symbolism of Falconry in English Literature From Chaucer to Marvell
Blaine, Washington, U.S.A.: Hancock House Pub Ltd. 223 p. 2004 0888395477 / 9780888395474 Limited Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 
[Cat. 69. con-sb] 5.5" x 8.5" illus. Limited Edition, No. 662 of 1000 Copies, signed by Author on tipped-in frontis. Bumped on lower right corner, o/w Near Fine no DJ. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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18 Kastner, Joseph A Species of Eternity
New York: Alfred A. Knopf. xiv + 350 p. 1977 0394490339 / 9780394490335 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
[Cat. 69. ] 6.5" x 9" illus. with 92 paintings & drawings, 20 in full color. About people for whom a plant or animal has been named; their exploits & contacts with famous naturalists are recounted. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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19 Keene, John Harrington FISHING TACKLE. Its Materials and Manufacture: A Practical Guide.
London: Ward Locke and Co. viii + 230 p. + 14 p adverts. 1886 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
[Cat. 69.] 12mo with 254 illustrations and explanatory diagrams. 5" x 7" 1886 1st Ed. "A Practical Guide to the Best Modes and Methods of Making Every Kind of Appliance Necessary for Taking Freshwater Fish, and for the Equipment of the Angler and Fly-Fisher." With 4 fold-out plates. Keene speaks highly of the American bamboo rods of that period. In original decorated cloth with flies, rods, reels & nets; slight wear on spine ends; Both inner hinges starting with end papers cracked; Very Good+ Near Fine no DJ. 
Price: 355.50 USD
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20 Keene, John Harrington FLY-FISHING AND FLY-MAKING For Trout, Bass, Salmon, etc.
New York: Forest and Stream Publ. Co. 159 p. + 16 p. adverts. 1898 3rd Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
[Cat. 69.] 12mo illus with plates of the actual materials for making flies of forty-eight varieties. 1898 3rd Edition [1886]. 5" x 7.5" -With 2 plates containing 37 pieces of fly-tying material. He has dressings for 80 trout or bass flies, and 18 salmon flies. His opening chapter is on the senses of fish, where he discusses vision, hearing, taste, and feeling by comparing his experiences with other written authorities. In original rust cloth with angling embellishments; title page detached but repaired; foxing adjacent to tissue guards for the 2 plates. Externally very bright & Fine; repaired Title Page & foxiing downgrade to Near Fine. 
Price: 315.00 USD
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