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The Deer Pasture

By: Bass, Rick

Price: $44.20

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 2000

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 033326


xiv, 123 pp, black cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page, green dj w/wht lettering & black illustration on the front cover & photo of the author on the back panel. The book contains seventeen vignettes illustrated with forty-one drawings. The author tells the story of the deer pasture and its significance as a family tradition. The Bass family has leased the same 956 acres for hunting each November for over half a century. View more info

Rocky Mountain Warden

By: Calkins, Frank

Price: $19.98

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033695


266 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering & blind stamped front cover, dj light brown w/dark brown lettering and illustrated front panel, photo of author on the back panel. The story of Frank Calkins begins as a rookie game warden assigned to northeastern Utah. This is his story as a game protector, learning to know the hazards, the rewards, and the ways of the Rocky Mountain wilderness. He acquired the arts and techniques of his profession - including the ... View more info

Death in the Dark Continent

By: Capstick, Peter Hathaway

Price: $20.83

Publisher: New York, NY, St Martins Press: 1983

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 050387


xiii, 238 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/black clothcovered spine w/gilt lettering, dj orange-yellow-white-black-brown w/color pictorial front. The author writes of hunting the five most dangerous killers on the Arican continent - lion, leopard, elephant, Cape buffalo and rhinoceros. View more info

Last Ivory Hunter: The Saga of Wally Johnson

By: Capstick, Peter Hathaway

Price: $21.04

Publisher: New York, NY, St Martins Press: 1988

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 050389


xix, 220 pp, quarterbound w/grey papercovered boards w/black clothcovered spine w/gilt lettering, brown dj w/color pictorial front panel of Wally Johnson w/ members of his safari crew, black and white photo of author on the rear panel. Wally Johnson spent half a century in Mozambique hunting ivory. He described his career - how he survived the massive bite of a Gaboon viper, buffalo gorings, floods, disease, and gold fever. slight soiling to top edge of book, smal... View more info

Sands of Silence - on Safari in Namibiba

By: Capstick, Peter Hathaway

Price: $27.63

Publisher: New York, NY, St Martins Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050390


xx, [2], 214 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/black clothcovered spine w/gilt lettering, dj dark red w/yellow-black color pictorial front and orange rear panel w/text. The author journeyed on safari through Namibia in the Africa spring of 1989. The author takes the reader to the Bushmen's tribal territories where they pursue their quarry in a land of legend and myth. He reports on the Bushmen's culture, their political persecution, and the Stone Age... View more info

Monarch of Deadman Bay: The Life and Death of a Kodiak Bear

By: Caras, Roger A.

Price: $11.05

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039989


[6], 185 pp, quarterbound w/red-black papercovered boards w/black papercovered spine w/gilt lettering. The story of an Alaskan brown bear of the species, Kodiak, who lives on Kodiak Island, Alaska. Monarch, a legednary man-killer, lives out his life in these pages. prev owner's bookplate on teh ffep. View more info

How to Survive on Land & Sea

By: Craighead, John J. and Craighead Jr., Frank C. and Craighead, John J.

Price: $16.07

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institue Press: 1981

Edition: 3rd Edition, 11th Printing

Seller ID: 039918


xv, 366 pp, map, wht SC wraps w/black illustrated front panel w/orange lettering. The book was prepared to supply essential and comprehensive information on the techniques of survival under unusual conditions. It treats survival on a global basis, emphasizing principles that can be grasped quickly and easily and practiced to the benefit of any person subjected to the hazards of nature. Photos and illustrations for helpful hints. stain on bottom edge and spatter on... View more info

Ten Days on the Plains

By: Davies, Henry Eugene & edited by Hutton, Paul Andrew

Price: $18.28

Publisher: Dallas, TX, Southern Methodist University Press: 1985

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 050944


xvi, 178 pp, quarterbound w/green clothcovered spine and gold clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, dj glossy gold w/color illustration on the front cover and black-and-white photo of Buffalo Bill on the rear panel. The book is volume two of The DeGolyer Library publication series. The book is a memento of a hunting expedition hosted by Lieutenant General Philip H. Sheridan designed to empress influential business adn civil leaders w/the role of the fron... View more info

Stalkers and Shooters : A History of Snipers

By: Dockery, Kevin

Price: $12.54

Publisher: New York, NY, The Berkley Publishing Group: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050028


viii, 372 pp, quarterbound w/black papercovered boards and black papercovered spine w/gilt lettering, light brown-green dj w/color pictorial front & rear panels. The book follows the history of snipers, their tasks and techniques from the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, through both World Wards, to the Korean War and Vietnam and the current conflicts in the Middle East. View more info

Hell for Leather! : The Epwell Hunt - the Melton Hunt - Howell Wood

By: Goulburn, Edward and Hawke, Martin

Price: $148.75

Publisher: New York, NY, The Derrydale Press: 1928

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Seller ID: 015398


36 pp, light brown boards w/cream spine w/gilt lettering, printed paper label title block on the front cover, deckled edges w/several unopened leaves, #282 of 350 cc's, LIMITED & NUMBERED, illustrated with three hand- colored plates of fox hunting scenes. Collection of three poems: The Epwell Hunt; or black collars in the rear, The Melton Hunt; a day with Lord Southampton's hounds and Howell Wood; or, the raby hunt in Yorkshire. slight soiling to the spine and boards. View more info

The Amateur Trainer - Multum in Parvo - Force System Without the Whip

By: Haberlein, Ed. F.

Price: $12.33

Publisher: McPherson, KS, Press of Ed. Haberlein, Jr.: 1918

Edition: Standard Edition 1918

Seller ID: 036258


137 pp, light green SC wraps w/black lettering & pictoral front. A guide in the art of training, handling and correcting the faults of the bird dog. The author provides all the information necessary to become a successful trainer and handler of the bird dog. chipped at top & botto of the spine, covers soiled, corners curled on front bottom of several pages. View more info

The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks

By: Kennedy, Monty and edited by Samworth, Thomas G.

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, The Stackpole Company: 1981

Edition: 2nd Edition, 12 Printing

Seller ID: 000507


336 pp, light brown boards w/slight corner bumping. A book about producing custom gunstocks. View more info

The Tigers of Trengganu

By: Locke, Lt. Col. A. w/foreword by MacDonald, Malcolm

Price: $38.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040457


xvi, 191 pp, yel cloth covered boards w/black-green spine w/yel lettering, dj green-white w/color illustrated front panel. Trengganu is a remote state in northeastern Malaya and Colonel Locke was sent there to be the British Government Administration officer. Part of his duties were to hunt and kill tigers who were man-eaters or who were destroying domestic animals. He collected a vast quantity of information about the tigers - their distribution, size, habits, diet... View more info

Thrilling Adventures : Guiding, Trapping, Big Game Hunting : From the Rio Grande to the Wilds of Maine

By: Lynch, V. E.

Price: $77.78

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1928

Seller ID: 028290


xii, 174 pp, (2), green cloth covered boards w/black lettering & black illustrated front. The author spent thirty-five years on the trail of a trap line, hunting & guiding big game hunters from the Rio Grande to the wilderness along the St. John River of Aroostook County, Maine. He grew up in the Ozark hills of Missouri. This is the story of his hunting, fishing, trapping, & guiding adventures. slight wear to the corners. View more info

Remington Firearms

By: Remington Arms Company, Inc., Photos & Illustrations

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Bridgeport, CT, Remington Arms Company, Inc.:

Edition: ca 1930's

Seller ID: 028683


32 pp, blu-blk-yel illustrated front & back panels w/seven geese flying. Catalog containing the specifications of rifles, shotguns & double derringer that Remington manufactured in the early 1930's. Book contains brief history of manufacturing methods and special features that that firearms featured. Book relates how in the year 1816 teh first Remington rifle was made by Eliphalet Remington, how every purchaser benefits by the manufacturing experience of over 116 years. ... View more info

Firearms, Traps, & Tools of the Mountain Men

By: Russell, Carl P.

Price: $80.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027287


HB. Very Good/Very Good-. First Edition. Sm4to from 9" to 11". xviii, 448 pp, viii index, quarterbound w/orange cloth covered boards w/brown cloth covered spine w/green title block & gilt lettering, dj blu-black w/wht-orange letterng w/color illustrated front & spine, illustrated back panel. A guide in pictures & test to the equipment of the trappers and fur traders who opened the Old West from the 1820's to 1840's. The author provides the reader a brief backgrou... View more info

Incident at Eagle Ranch: Man and Predator in the American West

By: Schueler, Donald G.

Price: $12.71

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Sierra Club Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038518


xvii, 297 pp, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards w/dark brown cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering. The book is about the uneasy relationship between predator and man in the American West. The book begins with the incident at Eagle Ranch, where the Predator Club had people shooting the golden eagle. View more info

The Feral Hog in Texas

By: Taylor, Rick

Price: $18.28

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Parks & Wildlife Department: 1991

Seller ID: 039328


21 pp, light tan SC wraps w/black illustration & dark brown letterin on the front panel. Feral hogs are domestic hogs that either escaped or were released for hunting purposes. With each generation, the hog's domestic characteristics diminish and they develop the traits needed for survival in the wild. View more info

TRAILS AND TRAMPS IN ALASKA AND NEWFOUNDLAND

By: Thomas, William S.

Price: $50.15

Publisher: New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007130


xv, 330 pp, light tan cloth boards w/pastedown picture on the front cover w/gilt lettering, one hundred and forty-seven illustrations from original photographs. The book material was accumulated from several hunting trips in the wilderness,and many excursions from time to time into the woods & fields about author's home. The chapter titles are Cruising and hunting in Southeastern Alaska, Observatons on Kodiak Island, Hunting big game on the Kenai Peninsula, A trip to ... View more info

Texas Game Warden My Story

By: Wood, Captain John R. w/Parker, Robert E.

Price: $156.83

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, Cotten Publishing Co.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 049741


xv, 200 pp, red clothcovered boards w/black lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED on the ffep & author's business card tipped in below inscription & signature, glossy white dj w/color pictorial front panel w/blu-red-black lettering. The book has two parts - part one: life and times and part two: the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife. prev owner stamped his name & address on the fore edge. View more info