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Image for Ray Camp's Hunting Handbook; Fawcett Book 130

Ray Camp's Hunting Handbook; Fawcett Book 130

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Fawcett Publications, Inc.: 1951-01-01

Seller ID: 55-1-16

Condition: Used: Very Good


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. View more info

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Big Game Hunting in South Africa Sherman Hines Photos

By: N/A

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Sherman Hines: 1995-01-01

Edition: First THUS

Seller ID: 4-2-1803

ISBN: 0929116208

Condition: Used: Very Good


DJ has light rubbing. Small chip on dj bottom corner. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Edited by Brooke Chilvers with photography Sherman Hines with Professional Hunter Ken du Plessis. The comprehensive, in depth coverage will provide every answer for first time or experienced hunter wishing to hunt in the RSA. The quality of trophies presented by Plessis for his clients to take are superb and record breaking. a guidebook collectors cannot compare. Beautifully presented. View more info

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Shots at Big Game

By: Boddington, Craig

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Safari Press: 1997-01-28

Edition: Second printing

Seller ID: 1-1-1312

ISBN: 0940143895

Condition: Used: Like New


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. View more info

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Hunting Big-Game Trophies: A North American Guide

By: Brakefield, Tom

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Outdoor Life / Sunrise / E. P. Dutton: 1976-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2-6-1500

ISBN: 087690214X

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


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. View more info

The Ultimate Guide to Calling and Decoying Waterfowl: Tips and Tactics for Hunting Ducks and Geese

By: Burch, Monte

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Lyons Press: 2002-09-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7-5-1901

ISBN: 158574591X

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First edition with full number line.Assembling the gear, fixing the decoys, working with the Labs and Chesapeakes, caring for the firearms, fixing the blinds or duck boats, and always looking for more hotspots to hunt, waterfowlers are a breed unto themselves. In these pages, read how to become adept at all aspects of duck and goose hunting, how to set the decoys in various conditions, how to call for the various species at different times of the year, how to get out there on the marsh or grain field and collect birds. View more info

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Death in the Dark Continent

By: Capstick, Peter H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1983-05-15

Seller ID: 3-5-928

ISBN: 0312186150

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


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. View more info

Outdoorsman's Edge: Guide to Rabbit Hunting, Secrets of A Master Cottontail Hunter

By: Dave Fisher

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Woods N'Water: 2002-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7-5-1900

ISBN: 0965523128

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First edition with full number lineFisher not only shares advice on tactics for hunting rabbits, he also introduces the reader to extraordinary beagles, memorable hunting companions, and recollection of hunting of unforgettable hunts in his relentless pursuit of Mr. Cottontail. View more info

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Loading the Peacemaker: Colt's Model P

By: Dave Scovill

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Wolfe Publishing Company: 1996-01-01

Seller ID: 3-3-1802

ISBN: 1879356449

Condition: Used: Like New


Top corner has small crease.History of the Colt Model P Peacemaker. Describes the loading procedures and accessory equipment for loading and using the Peacemaker.Black and white illustrations. View more info

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Big Game of North America: Ecology and Management

By: Douglas L. Gilbert [Editor]; John L. Schmidt [Editor]; Charles W. Schwartz [Illustrator];

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books: 1981-02-01

Seller ID: 3-4-1512

ISBN: 0811702448

Condition: Used: Very Good


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. View more info

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The Complete Book of Hunting

By: Elman, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Abbeville Press: 1995-06-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-3-89

ISBN: 0896591743

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


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. View more info

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Archer's Bible: The Ultimate Archery Reference Guide (Hunting & Shooting)

By: Faw, Mike

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stoeger Pub Co: 2003-07-01

Seller ID: 55-3-83

ISBN: 0883172461

Condition: Used: Like New


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. View more info

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Kill or Be Killed: The Rambling Reminiscences of an Amateur Hunter (Peter Capstick's library)

By: Foran, Major W. Robert

Price: $45.00

Publisher: St Martins Pr: 1988-08-01

Seller ID: 1-1-1800

ISBN: 0312022271

Condition: Used: Very Good


Gift inscription on the endpaper.The author a journalist, soldier, and member of the British East Africa Police recounts his experiences hunting in the African bush. Part of the Peter Capstick Library. View more info

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Best Big Game Bullets: Ballistics for the Rifle Hunter

By: Gullett, Warren

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1st Book Library: 2001-08-01

Seller ID: 4-3-1406

ISBN: 0759621748

Condition: Used: Like New


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 o... View more info

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Hunting Upland Game & Waterfowl

By: Hollis, Durwood

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Krause Publications: 2003-12-01

Seller ID: 55-2-40

ISBN: 0873495608

Condition: Used: Like New


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 tur... View more info

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How to Bag the Biggest Buck of Your Life

By: Larry Benoit; Peter Miller; Lamar Underwood [Introduction]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Lyons Press: 2003-09-01

Seller ID: 4-5-1733

ISBN: 1592280994

Condition: New


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. View more info

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Big Game Hunting in North-Eastern Rhodesia (The Peter Capstick Library)

By: Letcher, Owen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St Martins Pr: 1986-12-01

Seller ID: 1-1-1802

ISBN: 031200107X

Condition: Used: Very Good


Like new except for Previous owner's name on the endpaper and title page.The author recounts his experiences hunting buffalos, elephants, lions, leopards, and rhinos, and describes the people and countryside of Zimbabwe, known then as Rhodesia. Part of the Peter Capstick Library. View more info

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The Outdoor Life Deer Hunter's Encyclopedia

By: Madson, John [Editor]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Outdoor Life: 1986-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-3-98

ISBN: 094382253X

Condition: Used: Good


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. View more info

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Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game

By: Mettler, John J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC: 1986-01-10

Seller ID: 2-5-1511

ISBN: 0882663917

Condition: Used: Very Good


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... View more info

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North American Moose

By: Peterson, Randolph L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Univ of Toronto Pr: 1981

Seller ID: 4-4-988

ISBN: 0802063497

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


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 We... View more info

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Ultimate Guide to Blackpowder Hunting

By: Raychard, Al

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Lyons Press: 2001-07-01

Seller ID: 4-5-1728

ISBN: 1585742201

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


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. View more info