1990 Cumbria, 151pp, b&w illus., ltd to 300 copies, signed. Very good. Both works were originally published in small subscription edition by local printers in the north west of England in 1909 and 1923. This is the first time these two works have been published together. 1990 Cumbria, 151pp, b&w illus., ltd to 300 copies, signed. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: SEAFOWL SHOOTING SKETCHES & THE BULLET ...
Publisher: David A.H. Grayling
Book Condition: Very good.
Book Description David A.H. Grayling. Crosby Ravensworth. (1909 & 1923) 1990 new edn. Ppvi,xii,101,52. B/w photographs & ills from original editions plus new ills by John Paley. Edition limited to 300 copies. Fine copy. New foreword by John Richards and introduction by Arthur G. Credland. First combined edition. Numbered copy of a limited edition of 300 copies, signed by the artist. Seafowl Shooting Sketches. Being chiefly a series of adventures on the River Ribble in pursuit of wild fowl - with several additional chapters. A few notes on birds, guns, and accessories, and on stringing the cross-bow. New and enlarged edition, published for the author, Preston, 1909. The Bullet Crossbow, with an extensive bibliography on the "Arbalist." Notes on old guns; an ancient wheel-lock; quaint French fowling; a hare poaching adventure; man traps, spring guns and dog spears. W.J. Sandiford, Chorley, 1923. Bookseller Inventory # 25955