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1 Barclay, Edgar N. BIG GAME SHOOTING RECORDS, Together With Biographical Notes and Anecdotes on the Most Prominent Big Game Hunters of Ancient and Modern Times
London H.F. & G. Witherby 1932 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo -- from 7" to 9" Tall 
from the killing of African and Asiatic elephants to buffaloes, tigers, boar, wapiti, and most things in between, the author records for posterity the hunting exploits of a number of big game hunters; brown cloth, 288 pgs., illustrated; bumped/worn corners/spine ends, splash-soil to cloth, tanned/foxed/dusty edges, foxing, front end paper excised, 1 detached sheet (pgs. 199-202, appearing, in the absence of stitch holes at fold, to never have been properly bound in the first place); (C/BT) 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Burns, Eugene Fresh and Salt Water Spinning
New York A.S. Barnes & Company 1952 Hard Cover Very Good About Very Good Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall photographs by Clyde Childress 
a title from the Barnes Sports Library; text by Burns, photographs by Childress; "the author's main purpose in this book is to get the casual reader and fisherman excited about spinning.explains the sport of spinning and tells why spinning with fine tackle produces bigger fish."; contains chapters on Equipment, Technique, Fishing Trophy Fish, and How to Build a Spinning Rod; 96 pgs., incl. Index; semi-circular crease to back cover, moderate corner/spine end wear; rubbed, price-clipped and moderately edgeworn dj; 
Price: 7.50 USD
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Hunting & Fishing in Canada, January-February/Jan.-Feb. 1966, Volume/Vol. 37 Number/No./#1, Dawson, Alan (hunting), and Robert Turnbull (fishing), (editors)
3 Dawson, Alan (hunting), and Robert Turnbull (fishing), (editors) Hunting & Fishing in Canada, January-February/Jan.-Feb. 1966, Volume/Vol. 37 Number/No./#1
Toronto Jardine & Young Limited 1966 1st printing Magazine About Very Good Small Quarto -- from 9" to 12" tall 
An issue of an uncommon magazine for hunting and fishing enthusiasts, featuring articles on a wide variety of subjects, including a moose hunter's tall tales, ice fishing, the best weapons for hunting rabbits, beer-and-game recipes, suggestions for building an ice hut, and more, by the editors, James Alverton, David Proulx, Marily Cooper, Jordan Hill, Ian Paterson, Grant Hopkins, Kerry Wood, Tiny Bennett, Eldon Stonehouse, John Ayriss, and George Carnegie. 32 pages (including covers), illustrated. Address sticker to top of front cover, rubbing, small puncture from back cover through to middle of magazine 
Price: 12.50 USD
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4 Rashbrook, F.G. (compiler) ANGLING MAP of the British Isles
Edinburgh John Bartholomew & Son Ltd. Stiff Card Wraps Very Good Jaxon 
nd (circa 1973); 30" x 40" folded map w/full colour illustrations, locations for River and Sea Fishing, and general information on fishing records; some edgewear, uneven 1&1/2" tear to bottom edge, moderate general wear; 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Thommen, George V. Spinning Reels & Tackle
New York Oliver Durrell, Inc. 1949 Hard Cover Very Good Fair Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall 
a complete guide to spinning reels and spinning tackle for the fly-caster, bait-caster, surf or lake fisherman; brown cloth, 72 pgs., illustrated; light wear to corners/spine ends, small/faint soil mark to first end paper; price-clipped dj w/edgewear, 2" x 1" piece missing from top edge of front panel, 1/2" x 1/2" chip from bottom edge of front panel, 1/2" chipping to spine ends, corner wear, tears, subsequent creasing, handling wear; 
Price: 5.00 USD
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Five Months' Sport in Somali Land, Wolverton, Lord (Frederick Glyn)
6 Wolverton, Lord (Frederick Glyn) Five Months' Sport in Somali Land
London Chapman & Hall 1894 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket (as issued) Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall Illustrations from photographs by Colonel Paget 
An account of Wolverton's hunting adventures in Somali Land, where he and Arthur Colonel Paget bagged lions, gazelles, crocodiles, and a variety of other animals. Beige cloth w/small lion illustration/lettering in gilt to front cover (unfortunately, the scan doesn't show them all that clearly), gilt spine lettering, 108 pages, 23 mainly full-page illustrations, folding map. This copy from the library of naturalist/writer Lieutenant-Commander Bruce S. Wright, and bears his embossed seal to top right corner of title page. Moderately soiled cloth, edgewear, bumped/worn corners/spine ends, sun-darkened spine, 1/2" slit to bottom right spine edge, 1" slit to top left spine edge, previous owner's name/date to front end paper, foxing to endpapers/pastedowns/map, general wear. Uncommon. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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