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Ray Camp's Hunting Handbook; Fawcett Book 130
1 Ray Camp's Hunting Handbook; Fawcett Book 130
Fawcett Publications, Inc. 1951-01-01 Paperback Used: Very Good Paperback 
144 pages. 1951 Cover has light edge wear. Tanning on edges of cover and pages. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Articles include: Upland Game, Waterfowl, Varmints, Big Game, Shotguns and rifles, and terminology. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Shots at Big Game, Boddington, Craig
2 Boddington, Craig Shots at Big Game
Safari Press 1997-01-28 0940143895 / 9780940143890 Second printing Paperback Used: Like New Paperback 
like new, unread. The only book that deals exclusively with how to shoot game in the field. This is a basic primer on how to become a better field shot and how to practice for field shooting. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Hunting Big-Game Trophies: A North American Guide, Brakefield, Tom
3 Brakefield, Tom Hunting Big-Game Trophies: A North American Guide
Outdoor Life / Sunrise / E. P. Dutton 1976-01-01 087690214X / 9780876902141 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Good Hardcover 
First edition. Dust jacket is chipped and rubbed. Pages yellowing and endpapers faded. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. 160 photos, maps, drawings, score charts. Chapters on each of the major trophy animals. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Death in the Dark Continent, Capstick, Peter H.
4 Capstick, Peter H. Death in the Dark Continent
St. Martin's Press 1983-05-15 0312186150 / 9780312186159 Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Good Hardcover 
Dust jacket is heavily chipped. 3 1/2" tears. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. This is the third in the classic series of real-life action by big game hunter Capstick. In the Dark Continent where the hunter is often the hunted, he relates the crossing of man and beast with wit, detail, and style. Earlier titles in the series include: Death in the Long Grass and Death in the Silent Places. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Big Game of North America: Ecology and Management, Douglas L. Gilbert [Editor]; John L. Schmidt [Editor]; Charles W. Schwartz [Illustrator];
5 Douglas L. Gilbert [Editor]; John L. Schmidt [Editor]; Charles W. Schwartz [Illustrator]; Big Game of North America: Ecology and Management
Stackpole Books 1981-02-01 0811702448 / 9780811702447 Hardcover Used: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
Previous owner's name on endpaper. Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped. This is devoted to ecology and management of the North American big game species. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Complete Book of Hunting, Elman, Robert
6 Elman, Robert The Complete Book of Hunting
Abbeville Press 1995-06-01 0896591743 / 9780896591745 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
First edition. DJ has rubbing and small chip. Corners bumped and front hinge cracked. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Illustrated with over 700 photographs and line drawings in color and black and white. The definitive guide to field shooting with contributions by Erwin Bauer, Jim Carmichel, Robert Elman, Brian Herene, Nick Sisley and many others. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Archer's Bible: The Ultimate Archery Reference Guide (Hunting & Shooting), Faw, Mike
7 Faw, Mike Archer's Bible: The Ultimate Archery Reference Guide (Hunting & Shooting)
Stoeger Pub Co 2003-07-01 0883172461 / 9780883172469 Paperback Used: Like New Paperback 
Unread. Contents include: Insure your bowhunt instinctively, the camo conundrum, bowhunting for whitetails, dress for success, being the boss, be a better bow shot, Fred Bear Museum, picking your new archery partner, recruiting tomorrow's archers. Articles written by: Judd Cooney, Bob Humprey, Bill Winke, Bob Robb, Michael D. Faw, Chuck Adams, Rick Sapp, C.J. Davis, and J.R. Absher. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Best Big Game Bullets: Ballistics for the Rifle Hunter, Gullett, Warren
8 Gullett, Warren Best Big Game Bullets: Ballistics for the Rifle Hunter
1st Book Library 2001-08-01 0759621748 / 9780759621749 Paperback Used: Like New Paperback 
Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Divided into 3 parts. Part one contains the game construction weight and power formulas that allow precise size, and power rating of nearly all bullets manufactured. Part two is just an extension of this formulation in that it shows the maximum range that bullets can be used on big game and stay within the minimum power of expansion limits set down by the computer game model. Part 2 also talks about proper sight in and recommends scope magnification necessary for shooting at maximum range. Part three deals with cartridge case, and all other components of cartridges, with regard for barrel of a firearm at great speed. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Hunting Upland Game & Waterfowl, Hollis, Durwood
9 Hollis, Durwood Hunting Upland Game & Waterfowl
Krause Publications 2003-12-01 0873495608 / 9780873495608 Paperback Used: Like New Paperback 
Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Small game hunting provides incredible excitement and costs a lot less than pursuing larger trophies, which is why it is growing in popularity. With information on where to go, how to hunt, and what gear is required, this essential reference provides everything needed for a successful hunt. Readers will experience the thrill of the hunt with Durwood Hollis as he relates vibrant memories of his past hunts and gives beginning and seasoned hunters information on some of the best upland game and waterfowl action found in the U. S. He covers hunting wild turkeys, pheasants, grouse, partridge, quail, geese, ducks, woodcock, rabbits, squirrels, and many more species. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Larry Benoit; Peter Miller; Lamar Underwood [Introduction] How to Bag the Biggest Buck of Your Life
Lyons Press 2003-09-01 1592280994 / 9781592280995 Hardcover New Like New Hardcover 
Comes in protective mylar cover.It's a book for the hunter just learning to love the woods. Chapters include getting fit for the chase; learning to read tracks; advice on clothing and equipment; how to handle a rifle; and how to field dress and butcher your buck. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Outdoor Life Deer Hunter's Encyclopedia, Madson, John [Editor]
11 Madson, John [Editor] The Outdoor Life Deer Hunter's Encyclopedia
Outdoor Life 1986-01-01 094382253X / 9780943822532 First Edition Hardcover Used: Good Acceptable Hardcover 4to-over 91/2"-12" 
First edition. Previous owner's name on front inside board. Yellowing on endpapers. Rubbing on book on top and bottom board edges. Top corners worn. Dust jacket is poor with tears, rubbing and tape. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. 788 pages. Illustrated. Index and Bibliography. A thorough encyclopedia including 12 hunting topics: hunting gear, hunting methods, guns and shooting bow hunting, trophy records, survival, safety and first aid, field dressing, cooking venison, taxidermy, the deer family, deer management, deer watching and photography. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game, Mettler, John J.
12 Mettler, John J. Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game
Storey Publishing, LLC 1986-01-10 0882663917 / 9780882663913 Paperback Used: Very Good Paperback 
Looks unread. Slight edge wear. This is the book for anyone who hunts, farms, or buys large quantities of meat. The author takes the mystery out of slaughtering and butchering everything from beef and veal, to venison, pork, and lamb. The text is clear and easy-to-follow. Combined with 130 detailed illustrations by Elayne Sears, the reader is provided with complete, step-by-step instructions. Here is everything you need to know:At what age to butcher an animalHow to kill, skin, slaughter, and butcherHow to dress out game in a fieldSalting, smoking, and preservingTools, equipment, the setupMore than thirty recipes using all kinds of meat 
Price: 20.00 USD
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North American Moose, Peterson, Randolph L.
13 Peterson, Randolph L. North American Moose
Univ of Toronto Pr 1981 0802063497 / 9780802063496 Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Hardcover 
Previous owner's embossed library stamp on endpaper. Cover has light rubbing. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Illustrated with black and white photographs, diagrams and charts. The Chapters are: Taxonomy and Distribution; Palaeontological History; Post-Glacial Dispersal in North America; Moose in the Early History of North America; General Population Status; Distribution and Status of Moose in Ontario; Rate of Reproduction; General Life History; General Behaviour and Activities; Food Habits; Annotated List of the Principal Moose Food Plants of Eastern North America; Food Plants of Western North America; Habitat Studies; Relationships with Other Animals; Diseases Parasites and Insect Pests; Accidents; Population Studies; and Management; followed by: Appendix A: A Study of Mandibular Tooth-Wear as an Index to Age of Moose; Appendix B: Studies of Moose Antler Development in Relation to Age; and an index. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 Raychard, Al Ultimate Guide to Blackpowder Hunting
Lyons Press 2001-07-01 1585742201 / 9781585742202 Hardcover Collectible: Very Good Very Good Hardcover 
DJ has light curve at the top edge. Yellow remainder mark on the bottom of the page edges.Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Long associated with old time hunting techniques and tactics, blackpowder hunting today has become modern, with in line muzzleloaders, variable scopes, and propellants with more power than old timers may have believed possible. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Deer Hunter's Illustrated Dictionary, Rue, Dr. Leonard Lee
15 Rue, Dr. Leonard Lee The Deer Hunter's Illustrated Dictionary
The Lyons Press 2002-01-01 1585743496 / 9781585743490 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Like New Like New Hardcover 
First edition. Unread. Full explanations of more than 600 words and phrases used by deer hunters from Maine to Texas; listed alphabetically and liberally illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 S. R. Truesdell THE RIFLE Its Development for Big Game Hunting 1947 First Edition
Military Service Publ. 1947-01-01 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Good Acceptable Hardcover 
Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped on edges where an animal chewed holes into the paper. The book has no outer damage except some small stains on outside page edges. Previous owner's name on inside front end paper. Pages yellowed but clean. Illustrated.The book contains a collection of pictures on hunting, hunters and gun designers. It contains large, medium and small bores from 1834-1946. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Turkey Hunting Digest, Spencer, Jim
17 Spencer, Jim Turkey Hunting Digest
Krause Publications 2003-01-01 0873495063 / 9780873495066 First Edition Paperback New Paperback 
Unread. First Edition. Knowledge is the key to a successful turkey hunt, and this reference packs all the information hunters need into one comprehensive guide. Noted turkey hunting authority Jim Spencer not only thoroughly covers the ins and outs of modern turkey hunting tactics, but also provides comprehensive reports on gear to help hunters of all skill levels improve their chances of bagging these wily birds. With information on everything from calls and camouflage to guns, loads, and strategies, there is no better volume that places the reader right into the hunting action positioned for success. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Pondoro: Last of the Ivory Hunters, Taylor, J.
18 Taylor, J. Pondoro: Last of the Ivory Hunters
Safari Pr 1989-06-01 0940143194 / 9780940143197 Hardcover New Like New Hardcover 
1989 printing, second edition. Read about the most dangerous animal, getting downwind of your elephant, how to track a man-eater, how hippos navigate, when poisonous snakes attack, where to aim when an animal is charging you, and why zebras are bad-mannered. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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The Complete Book of Wild Boar Hunting: Tips and Tactics That Will Work Anywhere, Triplett, Todd
19 Triplett, Todd The Complete Book of Wild Boar Hunting: Tips and Tactics That Will Work Anywhere
Lyons Press 2004-09-01 1592284280 / 9781592284283 First Edition Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
First edition with full number line. Back bottom corner is bumped. Everything the hog hunter needs to know for the next wild chase & beyond. The complete guide to its methods, techniques, &, last but certainly not least, how to prepare what might be some of the best-tasting wild game available. 100 B&W photos; 6x9 inches, 224 pgs. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Hide and Leather's Year Book and Directory 1916, unknown
20 unknown Hide and Leather's Year Book and Directory 1916
Jacobsen 1916-01-01 First Edition Hardcover Collectible: Good Hardcover 
Cover is rubbed, stained, has edge wear and corners bent. Cover has been wet so cloth is wrinkle around edge. Inside pages yellowed with a few small stains. Small tears on the first couple of pages. Overall inside pages are clean and binding is tight. A Complete and Conveniently Arranged Directory of the Manufacturers, Wholesalers, and Retailers of Shoes, Leather and Allied Products of the United States and Canada. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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