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Gunmark: A Guide to Good Shooting

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, Gunmark: 0

Sellers ID: 03917

Condition: Very Good


This is essentially a sales catalogue, but it is also a great little book by Gunmark who have supplied Rifles and shotguns since 1971. It is full of little watercoloured sketches and colour photographs of the various guns they sell. There is a small tear to the top of the back page, it looks to have been done when the page was stuck to the cover after printing. A good, tight book. View more info

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Amateur Keeper: Handbook for the Small Shoot

By: Archie Coats

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, HarperCollins Distribution Services: 1978

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04008

ISBN: 0233969608

Condition: Very Good


Those shoots that can afford a professional gamekeeper are now very much in the minority; at the same time, game shooting has never been more popular. In this book archie Coats provides all the advice that a small shoot owner or syndicate needs to ensure the improvement of their sportThe text block has speckling to it's page edges and the d/w shows some wear and fading. View more info

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Pigeon shooting;

By: Archie Coats

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Deutsch: 1978

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 04122

ISBN: 023396195X

Condition: Good


As one of the very few professional pigeon shooters in the country, Archie Coats is ideally qualified to write the authoritative book on the subject. this work will stand as the last word on the successful outwitting of British shooters' commonest, and often most elusive, quarry. The text block has heavy foxing to the page edges and the d/w has wear to its edges with chips to its base there is also a small tear to the rear flaps crease. View more info

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Hunting for All

By: C.R.Acton

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, H.F & G. Witherby, Ltd: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03713

Condition: Very Good


In this book, the author sets out what he believes are the rules and proper behaviour for hunting by horse. There are bumps to the corners and the green boards shows light wear. there is a lean to the spine. The text block is tanned, and there is a tear to the front end paper there is also a dedication to the half title page. A good reading copy. View more info

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Game Shooting

By: Churchill, Robert

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, Michael Joseph Ltd.: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03507

Condition: Good


Game shooting is not a book for experts only.It contains complete and always practical advice for everybody; from the novice handling a shotgun for the first time to the experienced sportsman wondering why he's missing those tall pheasants. The maroon boards are faded on the head of the panels especially the rear panel. The spine is faded and worn on the head and base. The front and rear endpapers are tanned as is the text block. The D/W is worn, torn and chipped and is... View more info

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The ABC of Shooting: A Complete Guide to Game and Rough Shooting, Wild Fowling, Pigeon Shooting, Deer Stalking and Clay Pigeon Shooting

By: Colin Willock

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Andre Deutsch Ltd: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04065

ISBN: 0233964665

Condition: Good


In compiling this book, Colin Willock has set out to provide a concise and authoritative guide to all branches of shooting. As editor, he has produced a first class team of experts; all authorities in their fields, and writers who communicate not only their knowledge and experience, but also enthusiasm and enjoyment for their particular branch of the sport. The green paste-downs and end papers are sunned at the edges and the text block is has dark speckles to its head. T... View more info

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Know your wood pigeon shooting

By: Denis Graham - Hogg

Price: £10.00

Publisher: UK, WAGBI Publication: 1978

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03911

Condition: Very Good


As a sporting bird the pigeon was either ignored or not present in large enough numbers to be worth the efforts of the shooting fraternity until the very end of the nineteenth century. In 1892, Payne-Galway devotes no less than 37 pages to woodpigeon shooting, and it is true to say that nearly all the advice he gives on decoying and roost shooting is just as relevant to-day as it was when he write it over 80 years ago. There is light wear to the covers. A clean and tight... View more info

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The New Wildfowler

By: Edited by Noel M.Sedgwick, Peter Whitaker, Jeffery Harrison.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Herbert Jenkins: 1963

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03827

Condition: Very Good


The New Wildfowler blends practice with theory on every aspect of shooting ashore and afloat. Other chapters deal with identification, migration, the law, etc. Seven coloured plates, nearly sixty black and white photographs, and many line drawings and diagrams add their contribution to making this one of the most authoritative and detailed picture of wildfowling at national and local levels ever published. The blue boards have a little staining to the base, and the text ... View more info

The Sporting Gun.

By: Forbes Carl. David

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London., Newnes Books: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00012

Condition: Good


The Sporting Gun is all abount shooting for the beginner- a complete introduction to the capabililties of gun and cartridge. This is a 1st Edition secondhand book with green hardcovers in good condition, the dustwrapper is slightly torn on top of spine with chips and nibbles on the corners which are also worn and is unclipped and shelf-worn. View more info

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The shooting Times anthology

By: Marshall, Percival

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK, Percival marshall & Co: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03545

Condition: Fine


The Shooting Times was first published in 1882 and for over eighty years has served as the outstanding paper , exclusively devoted to the interests of the shooting man. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Shooting Handbook 1981-82

By: Richard Thomas

Price: £14.00

Publisher: UK, Beacon Publishers: 1981

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03959

ISBN: 0906358167

Condition: Good


The best selling guide for the shooting enthusiast. It contains facts and information on all aspects of shooting. it also tells you where to go shooting and where to buy the equipment. It also has over 80 pages of in-depth articles on the sport. The covers ware and creasing. View more info

Handbook of Shooting: The Sporting Shotgun

By: The British Association for Shooting and Conservation

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Pelham Books: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03976

ISBN: 0720714346

Condition: Very Good


Designed for newcomers to sporting shotgun shooting, this book has much to offer more experienced sportsmen, too. it covers shotgun safety, the basic rules of gun handling in the field, while travelling and at home; it examines the parts of the shotgun and their respective functions in some detail. It has a comprehensive section on quarry species and their identification illustrated in full colour. There is some tanning to the covers edges. View more info