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Image for Harehunters All  One Hundred Articles Concerning Beagles and Other Hare-Hunting Hounds Which are Followed on Foot. Signed, Numbered, Limited 1st Edition

Harehunters All One Hundred Articles Concerning Beagles and Other Hare-Hunting Hounds Which are Followed on Foot. Signed, Numbered, Limited 1st Edition

By: Wathen, David (Editor & Publisher); Foreword by Sir John Buchanan-Jardine, Bt., M.F.H.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: England, Burrow's Press, LTD.: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller Id: 45438

Condition: Near Fine


Limited, numbered, signed by author/publisher David Wathen. Hand numbered 589 of an unspecified limited edition. Original grass green cloth boards bumped at lower tips and spine ends. No dj. Mapped paste downs, 174 pp text fine. Foreword by Sir John Buchanan-Jardine, Bt., M.F.H. Color frontispiece by Michael Lyne, pen and ink drawings by Jean Walker and others, plus a myriad of b/w photos. Tidy name on fep of Joseph B. Wiley Jr. dated Dec. 1962. Mr. Wiley: Former Joint Master of Tewksbury Foot Bassets, Oldwick, NJ, and involved with the Basset Club as well as The National Beagle Club for 5... View more info

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Landing the Giant Sturgeon

By: Wei, Tu

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Peking, Foreign Languages Press: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 20692

Condition: Good


1st edition paperback with rubbed edges. Spine has clear cello tape running the length. Small sticker pull on cover hard to notice with busy white background area on frt. 36 pp sewn text tight and bright. See image. Little Red Guard Hsiao Ling and her younger brother Hsiao Lung row out into Tungting Lake to inspect the line of fish hooks their production brigade has set out. They come upon a huge sturgeon caught on the hooks. To prevent the hooks from being lost, and also to catch the big fish, the children battle bravely and resourcefully land it. View more info

Image for Coarse Fish With Notes on Taxidermy, Fishing in the Lower Thames, Etc. Vol 1 of The  Anglers' Library

Coarse Fish With Notes on Taxidermy, Fishing in the Lower Thames, Etc. Vol 1 of The Anglers' Library

By: Wheeley, Charles H.; The Anglers' Library Edited By The Right Hon. Dir Herbert Maxwell, Bart and F.G. Aflalo

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons, Limited: 1880

Seller Id: 44408

Condition: Very Good +


Gift quality undated, circa 1880 hardcover in olive green cloth with elegantly and ornately illustrated boards. Title on frt board framed in black with elements found in nature, a bird's nest w/eggs, a butterfly, moth, rose, bee, fish, crawdad. Back strip title in bright gilt with a vignette of a jumping fish with pond greenery in the forefront. Corners bumped but not rubbed, displays beautifully. End pps browned, inner hinges fine, few outer leaves carelessly opened in rear, no major loss, or loss to any text, some small chips and closed tears. 260 pp plus 8pg index. 2 pp of adverts in frt an... View more info

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The ABC of Shooting

By: Willock, Colin; Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1980

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 44428

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 2nd printing hardcover in red boards Original price clipped dj in new mylar displays well. A comprehensive volume that lives up to its title, being a complete ABC of shooting with chapters by qualified authors edited by Colin Willock. 351 pp slightly musty but has no water damage. View more info

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The Race Across Alaska

By: Yee, Carolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Inc.:

Seller Id: 45472

ISBN: 0153172959

Condition: As New


1st edition, fifth printing glossy paperback. 12 pp volume about the Iditarod Dog Race. View more info