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1 Baily`s Hunting Directory, 1912 - 13
London Baily 1913 First Thus Hard Back Red Very Good 8v0 Heavy Illustrated with A Map of Hunting Ireland & a Map of Britain. 
A fairly scarce book now the covers and spine are faded otherwise very good complete with maps and lots of period adverts, A diary at the back has been partly filled with notes on the hunt of the day. Book is heavy so please email for shipping cost. 
Price: 121.50 EUR
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2 Cruft`s Dog Show, Olympia 1966, Catalogue Second Day Non Sporting & Gun Dogs.
1966 Paper Back Fair Ills 
564pp. with adverts .book is worn. 
Price: 22.50 EUR
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Field Guide to Wild Flowers of Britain
3 Field Guide to Wild Flowers of Britain
London Readers Digest 1986 Reprint Fine No Jacket 8vo Landscape Format Profusely Illustrated 
A wonderfully illustrated book, extemely useful for identifying flowers of the hedgerows, fields, woods etc.etc . See other books in the same series on our website. 
Price: 22.50 EUR
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4 RIDING, the Horse Lovers Magazine, Vol 2 June 1937--may 1938
London Country Life 1937 Hard Back Green Cloth Good No Jacket 4to, Heavy, So a Bit Extra Post Profusely Illustrated 
Bound editions of the magazines covering everything to do with horses and riding plus wonderful period adverts. great value. Very thick & heavy so please contact for shipping quote. 
Price: 67.50 EUR
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5 the Anglers Guide to the Irish Free State
Dublin The Stationary Office 1937 Hard Back Green Very Good 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Fold Out Maps 
Now becoming scarce this is a must have for Irish anglers.264pp. 
Price: 108.00 EUR
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British and American Sporting Authors , Their Writings and Biographies ., A Henry Higginson.
6 A Henry Higginson. British and American Sporting Authors , Their Writings and Biographies .
London Hutchinson & Co 1951 First Edition Hard Back Green Cloth Very Good Very Good DJ in Protector 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall Thick & Heavy 16 Plates 
Scarce in dj a very heavy book with 443pp. a very detailed work on the subject a very good referance book. please email for postal rate. 
Price: 99.00 EUR
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By Many Waters , a Record of Fishing and Walking, A r b Haldane
7 A r b Haldane By Many Waters , a Record of Fishing and Walking
London Thomas Nelson 1940 First Edition Hard Back Blue Cloth. Very Good Fair in Protector 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated Signature & Inscription of Previous Owner
Dj is rather worn & pieces missing from the spine, the book is full of lovely tales of the English country side of walking & fishing, but of interest to all countryside lovers. 
Price: 25.20 EUR
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8 Alec Campbell Horse Breeding Yesterday and Today
London H f & g Witherby 1931 First Edition Hard Back Blue Cloth. Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Photographs Very Fine Book Plate of Former Owner
A very usefull book for the horse breeder.208pp. 
Price: 36.00 EUR
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9 Allen w Seaby British Ponies Wild and Ridden
London A & C Black 1936 First Edition Hard Back Hessian Very Good No Dj 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Profusely Illustrated By the Author 
A very lovely book full of wonderfull sketches of ponies and children. 144pp. gift inscription on a book plate. 
Price: 52.20 EUR
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10 Audubon John James The Birds of America, Prints Removed from a copy with a few already removed
New York The MacMillan Company 1940 Fifth Edition Hard Back Good Folio / 30 x 22cm Illustrated By the Author 
Over 400 prints at the moment of almost every native bird of America & Canada are available for only 12 euro each unmounted post free world wide. Prints were removed from the 1940 edition with some prints already gone! 
Price: 10.80 EUR
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11 Bell Isaac A Huntsman`s Log Book.
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1947 First Edition Hard Back Red Very Good No Dj 8V0 Slim illustrated 
Includes chapters on the Meath, Galway, Carlow, Kilkenny, Tipperray etc Sipe fade long dedication in pen to fep. 
Price: 31.50 EUR
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12 C f Kirkus Lets go Climbing
London Thomas Nelson 1946 Reprint Hard Back Red Cloth Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Photographs and a Map 
A classic book on climbing by a very influential climber 
Price: 10.80 EUR
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13 C.F.Tunnicliffe My Country Book
London The Studio 1942 First Edition Hard Back Green Cloth Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 16 Colour Plates and Many B&W Illustrations 
Full of wonderful illustrations of birds, cows, horses, fish and pre-war country scenes, covers are a little faded & marked. 
Price: 31.50 EUR
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14 Chalmers. Patrick, R The Frequent Gun and a Little Fishing
London Philip Allan 1928 First Edition Half Back Green Very Good No Dj 8V0 Frontis 
A fairly scarce book on the subject, 
Price: 54.00 EUR
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15 Charles Gaines & Monte Burke, Editors In Search of Silver, the Greatest Writing on Atlantic Salmon Fishing.
London Duncan Baird 2001 1-903296-33-1 / 9781903296332 First Edition Almost Fine Almost fine in Protector Folio .Heavy So a Bit More Post illustrated 
This is a large book with 224 pp. and profusely illustrated with brilliant photographs , book is almost like new. Book is heavy please email for a better shipping rate. 
Price: 36.00 EUR
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16 Charles Patterson An Angler`s Year.
London W r Russell Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall illustrated 
Circa 1900 with period picture adverts for tackle etc. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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17 Colonel T A St Quintin. Late 8th and Tenth Hussars. Chances of Sports of Sorts, in Five Continents
London William Blackwood 1912 First Edition Hard Back dk Blue Cloth Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall Heavy. illustrated 
The tales and some light harted bragging of almost every thing possible to shoot catch spear and kill in great numbers very much a military man. book is in nice condition with 58 pates of either drawings or mostly photographs. 445pp. Book is heavy please email for shipping cost & do have alook at our for more books on hunting etc. 
Price: 85.50 EUR
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Fox Hunting for Children and Other Simple Tales, Dalesman
18 Dalesman Fox Hunting for Children and Other Simple Tales
Hexham Abbey Press 1947 First Edition Hard Back Green Cloth Very Good Very Good DJ in Protector 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated 
A very scarce children`s book with it`s even scarcer original dust jacket.141pp. 
Price: 49.50 EUR
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19 Davenport w Bromley SPORT
London Chapman & Hall 1888 First Edition Hard Back Decorated Boards Very Good No Dj Lt. Gen. h Hope Crealocke, CB. C.M.G. 
This is a fairly scarce book on the subject in very nice condition just a couple of small yellow paint splashes on the front board,bound in a greeny blue cloth with gilt title to spine and a stag on the front board in sepia brown & black title very good sketches inside. Very nice celtic motif & tree book plate on fpd of the irish author Nesta Higginson who became Nesta Skrine using the pseudonym Maura O`neil 
Price: 126.00 EUR
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20 Dawson, Captain Lionel R.N. Hunting Without Tears
London Country Life 1938 First Edition Hard Back Green Good No Dj Folio Tulloch Maurice 
A scarce book now sort after with nice sketches of mostly people falling off there horses. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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