The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle and the Dogs Ponies Ferrets C Used with Them in the Various Kinds of Shooting and Trapping

Thoroughly illustrated throughout, this book will appeal to any historian or hunting enthusiast. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle and the Dogs  Ponies  Ferrets   C  Used with Them in the Various Kinds of Shooting and Trapping

Author: Various

Publisher: Hayne Press

ISBN: 1444654160

Page: 500

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Originally published in 1859, this early work on The shot gun and sporting Rifle has been divided into six books, with each book containing various comprehensive chapters on the subject. Book One; Varieties of Shooting. Book Two; The Animals used by the shooter, and their management in the kennel and the field. Book Three; Elementary principles of gunnery and composition of the parts essential to it. Book Four; The varieties of shot guns and the accessories used with them. Book Five; The Sporting rifle. Book Six; The game preserver's guide. Thoroughly illustrated throughout, this book will appeal to any historian or hunting enthusiast. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle

Excerpt from The Shot-Gun and Sporting Rifle: And the Dogs, Ponies, Ferrets, &C., Used With Them in the Various Kinds of Shooting and Trapping Most of the originals for the various elaborate drawings and sections of the guns included in ...

The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle

Author: J. H. Walsh

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781332761517

Page: 518

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Excerpt from The Shot-Gun and Sporting Rifle: And the Dogs, Ponies, Ferrets, &C., Used With Them in the Various Kinds of Shooting and Trapping Most of the originals for the various elaborate drawings and sections of the guns included in this volume have been kindly lent me by their makers or inventors, to whom I beg to offer my thanks for their courtesy and constant readiness to afford to me every assistance in their power. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

The Shotgun and Sporting Rifle

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The Shotgun and Sporting Rifle

Author: Stonehenge

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing

ISBN: 9781104354367

Page: 500

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This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle

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The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle

Author: John Henry Walsh

Publisher: Scholar's Choice

ISBN: 9781297170775

Page: 500

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The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle And the Dogs Ponies Ferrets

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The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle  And the Dogs  Ponies  Ferrets

Author: John Henry Walsh

Publisher: Wentworth Press

ISBN: 9780469274013

Page: 498

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle

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The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle

Author: J. h. 1810-1888 Walsh

Publisher: Nabu Press

ISBN: 9781289872304

Page: 512

View: 857

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The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle and the Dogs Ponies Ferrets C Used with Them by Stonehenge

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The Shot Gun and Sporting Rifle  and the Dogs  Ponies  Ferrets   C  Used with Them  by Stonehenge

Author: John Henry Walsh

Publisher: Palala Press

ISBN: 9781357755560

Page:

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

The Sporting Shotgun

This is a 'must-have' book for every shooting enthusiast and is a companion to the acclaimed The Sporting Rifle (Swan Hill Press 1 84037 116 1) The history of the sporting shotgun began with Henry Nock's patent in 1787 and Robin Marshall ...

The Sporting Shotgun

Author: Robin Marshall-Ball

Publisher: Quiller Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9781904057086

Page: 208

View: 174

This is a book on 'working guns for the average shooting public' and it is crammed with invaluable information on the evolution of the modern shotgun, side-by-sides, over and unders, repeaters and automatics, shooting law, and much, much more. This is a 'must-have' book for every shooting enthusiast and is a companion to the acclaimed The Sporting Rifle (Swan Hill Press 1 84037 116 1) The history of the sporting shotgun began with Henry Nock's patent in 1787 and Robin Marshall-Ball's completely revised second edition of his classic work follows its development to the present day. This is a book on 'working guns for the average shooting public' and it is crammed with invaluable information on the evolution of the modern shotgun, side-by-sides, over and unders, repeaters and automatics, the workings of a shotgun, ballistics, shooting in Britain and overseas, shooting law, and much, much more. This is a 'must-have' book for every shooting enthusiast and is a companion to the acclaimed The Sporting Rifle (Swan Hill Press 1 84037 116 1)

Shotguns Their History and Development Shooting Series Guns Gunmaking

Shotguns - Their History and Development (Shooting Series - Guns amp Gunmaking) This important work on the Shotgun was first published in London 1923 in limited numbers, and is now a rare find in its first edition.

Shotguns   Their History and Development  Shooting Series   Guns   Gunmaking

Author: H. B. C. Pollard

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1447493176

Page: 152

View: 915

Shotguns - Their History and Development (Shooting Series - Guns amp Gunmaking) This important work on the Shotgun was first published in London 1923 in limited numbers, and is now a rare find in its first edition. READ COUNTRY BOOKS have now re-published it from the original text incorporating the photographic illustrations and many fascinating gun makers advertisements. One hundred and fifty five pages are divided into eight detailed chapters: - The History of the Shotgun. - The Selection of a Gun. - Game Guns, Wildfowl Guns, and Small Bores. - Repeating, Automatic and Miscellaneous Guns. - The Shotgun Cartridge. - Ballistics. - The Gun-Room, Accessories and Dress, etc. - Shooting. Etc. Also included is a 12 page appendix on Shotgun Data and Tables. The contents are interspersed with numerous vintage photographs and other illustrations of shotguns and equipment. The author was a well known sportsman whose many years of practical experience with guns and their usage have made this book a valuable contribution to the history of shotguns, and also a recommended addition to any shooting enthusiasts library. Many of the earliest sporting books, particularly those dating back to the 1800s, are now extremely scarce and very expensive. READ COUNTRY BOOKS are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

The Sporting Rifle

Robin Marshall-Ball's introductory chapter places the sporting rifle in its historical context, describing its evolution from a scaled-down cannon to the modern precision weapon.

The Sporting Rifle

Author: Robin Marshall-Ball

Publisher: Quiller Press

ISBN: 9781846890550

Page: 272

View: 159

Sporting Rifles.

Complete Book of Rifles And Shotguns

A comprehensive, fully illustrated guide to modern sporting rifles and how to use them, cartridges for small, medium and big game, barrels, stocks, sights, scopes, shooting techniques, where to hit them, modern shotguns and how to use them, ...

Complete Book of Rifles And Shotguns

Author: Jack O'Connor

Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing

ISBN: 1786258005

Page: 395

View: 678

A comprehensive, fully illustrated guide to modern sporting rifles and how to use them, cartridges for small, medium and big game, barrels, stocks, sights, scopes, shooting techniques, where to hit them, modern shotguns and how to use them, double, pump, automatic, shotgun stocks, shells, chokes, care of your shotgun, history of sporting rifles and shotguns, complete glossary, PLUS Jack O’Connor’s Seven Lesson “How to Shoot Course”.