$90.00

SKU: 002191 Category:

Description

Title:
Wing-Shooting: Full and Accurate Methods of Loading the Modern Breech-Loader; Instructions Concerning Powder, Shot and Wadding; and Hints on Wing-Shooting Together with Positive Methods for Hunting Snipe, Woodcock, Ruffed Grouse and Quail
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 002191

Author: “Chipmunk”
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: T. G. Davey, Publisher
Place: London, Ontario
Year: 1881
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good
Jacket Cond.: None Issued
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 12mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 12mo. Green cloth, gilt portrait of a hunting dog on front cover, xvi, 99 pages,12 pages of gun & hunting related advertisements (a couple of really good illustrations for watches and hunting rifles); very nice engravings by Beech of hunting dogs at work. Corners and spine ends have some wear, some light stains/light soil on covers, a little wrinkling of cloth on front cover, front hinge cracked, some light spots here and there on pages, but overall very clean for a book of this type, owner’s name and 1881 on front free end paper, also, written in ink on fly title is a notation about powder and shot. Gilt on cover and spine is still bright, interior is tight. Illustrator: Beech, Henry. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 10 oz. Category: Fishing & Hunting; Books; Inventory No: 002191.