1873 - SHOOTING ON THE WING - BY AN OLD GAMEKEEPER, 1st/1st - Game Hunting
PLAIN DIRECTIONS FOR ACQUIRING THE ART OF SHOOTING ON THE WING. WITH USEFUL HINTS CONCERNING ALL THAT RELATES TO GUNS AND SHOOTING, AND PARTICULARLY IN REGARD TO THE ART OF LOADING SO AS TO KILL TO WHICH HAS BEEN ADDED SEVERAL VALUABLE AND HITHERTO SECRET RECIPES, OF GREAT PRACTICAL IMPORTANCE TO THE SPORTSMAN — By An Old Gamekeeper — 1st Edition / 1st Printing, 1873 — Game Hunting, Birds, Guns
Publisher: The Industrial Publication Company, New York (1873)
In very well preserved condition. The boards and binding are solid and tight save for light shelfwear. The pages are crisp and clean save for previous owner's stamp on the copyright page, which has bled through to the title page as well as some foxing on pages 40 - 41. 88 pages, with illustrations. Also followed with several pages at end, with 34 interesting advertisements of guns, hunting gear and books.