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Tales of Quails 'n Such

By: Babcock, Havilah

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Greenberg: 1951

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 49198

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth spine and corners, tan pictorial boards. Signed, limited edition, #254 of 299. Shelf wear on board edges, slight age toning of page edges, and one minor spot on bottom page edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 237 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Jaybirds go to Hell on Friday and Other Stories

By: Babcock, Havilah

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1972

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 51051

ISBN: 0030472954

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Green cloth, slight edge rubbing, foxing on page edges. In edge worn, slightly chipped DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 149 pages View more info

Gunnerman's gold; Memories of fifty years afield with a scatter gun,

By: Bigelow, Horatio

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Huntington, WV, Standard Publications: 1943

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 49192

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Red cloth, slight edge rubbing, with some fading of spine. Front lower hinge has a 1" crack, but book is solid. # 467 of 1000 copies. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages View more info

The Unnatural Enemy

By: Bourjaily, Vance

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Dial: 1963

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 154

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Red cloth, slight edge wear, corners slightly bent. In edge worn, slightly chipped DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. Collection of essays on bird hunting. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 182 pages View more info

Field and Stream Magazine May 1967

By: Conley, Claire, editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Holt,Rinehart,and Winston: 1967

Seller ID: 49673

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Slight edge wear, creasing and slight chipping at spine, mailing label on front. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 193 pages View more info

Recollections of a Shooting Guest

By: Evans, George Bird

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Clinton, NJ, The Amwell Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 48339

Condition: Fine


Beautiful, nearly new condition, with distinctive mottled green faux leather, in slipcase with a bit of cracking on paper at top corners of case. SIGNED BY GEORGE BIRD EVANS, GORDON EVANS (illustrator) and National Sporting Fraternity Limited president Jim Rikhoff, who also wrote the preface. #750 of 1000 copies, EXTRA INSCRIPTION by George Bird Evans on observe of frontispiece, just following the limitation/signature page. An exceptional copy of this hard to find early ... View more info

The Upland Gunner's Book An Anthology

By: Evans, George Bird

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Clinton, NJ, Amwell Press: 1986

Edition: First Trade Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 48340

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth, gilt titling and decorations on spine, front board. In fine slipcase, with side pastedown pen and ink of bird dog. Personal inscription on front free endpaper from author to couple and one of the dogs from Old Hemlock. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 263 pages; Signed by Author View more info

The Bird Dog Book Tenth Anniversary Trade Edition

By: Evans, George Bird

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Clinton, NJ, Amwell: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 48342

Condition: Very Good+


Green cloth, just a hint of edge rubbing, but spine is slightly faded. In green slipcase - illustration of hunting dogs on side of case, with just a hint of edge rubbing, near fine condition. INSCRIBED BY GEORGE BIRD EVANS on half title page, and a typed letter on Old Hemlock stationery, signed by Kay, regarding books, and an Old Hemlock puppy, who is celebrating her first birthday. ; 1989; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 305 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Troubles With Bird Dogs And What To Do About Them. Training Experiences With Actual Dogs Under The Gun

By: Evans, George Bird

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Old Hemlock: 1999

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 51053

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Tan cloth, nearly new in like DJ, in a slipcase with very slight edge rubbing. An elegant re-issue of one of George Bird Evans classic bird dog works. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 299 pages View more info

A Breed Apart A Tribute to the Hunting Dogs That Own Our Souls: An Original Anthology - Volume I

By: Evans, George Bird & Jim Fergus & Charles Waterman

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Traverse City, MI, Countrysport Press: 1995

Edition: First Trade Edition

Seller ID: 49225

ISBN: 092435738x

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Black boards, gilt titling and decorations, just a hint of edge rubbing, in like DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 192 pages View more info

George Bird Evans Introduces Men Who Have Enriched Our Gunning through Their Bird Dogs and Painting and Experiences

By: Evans, George Bird. (Signed)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Bruceton Mills, WV, Old Hemlock: 1990

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 49218

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Dark green leatherette, as new with green silk bookmark bound in. In "Old Hemlock" patterned slipcase, with just a hint of edge rubbing. #751 of 1150 copies, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half title/limitation page to former owner (and his dog! ). Original price card from GB Evans laid inside. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 248 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Grouse & Woodcock In The Blackwater/Canaan

By: Evans, George Bird. (Signed)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Bruceton Mills, WV, Old Hemlock: 1997

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 49219

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Maroon leather, as new, with maroon silk bookmark bound in. #39 of 1500 copies, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half title page to former owner (and his dogs! ). In gray slipcase, with just a hint of scuffing. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 138 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Grouse Along The Tramroad. Shooting Over Four Generations of Old Hemlock Setters

By: Evans, George Bird. (Signed)

Price: $210.00

Publisher: Bruceton Mills, WV, Old Hemlock: 1986

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 49221

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Golden leatherette, with gilt titling, and gold silk bookmark bound in. In golden brown slipcase, in fine condition. #751 of 1500 copies, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on half title/limitation page. Also, two letters from former owner's to Kay and George Bird Evans, with postcard replies, both typed and signed by Kay Evans. A beautiful copy of this limited book. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 181 pages; Signed by Author View more info

A Rough-Shooting Dog Reflections from Thick and Uncivil Sorts of Places

By: Fergus, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Lyons & Burford Press: 1991

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 49162

ISBN: 1558211284

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Nearly new book in DJ with just a hint of edge rubbing. Now protected in a mylar jacket. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half title page. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 244 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Ruffed Grouse Woodland Drummer

By: Furtman, Michael

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, Stackpole Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 49188

ISBN: 0811731227

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Nearly new. No defects, and would look at home at any new bookstore. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages View more info

Field & Stream November 1964

By: Grey, Hugh, editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1964

Seller ID: 49672

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Slight edge rubbing, lower corner creased, with a bit of chipping at lower spine. A tight copy. Cover painting by Tom Quinn. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 136 pages View more info

Wild Sports of Southern Africa

By: Harris, William Cornwallis

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Bulawayo, Books of Zimbabwe,: 1995

Seller ID: 51062

ISBN: 0869202650

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Brown cloth, slight edge rubbing, with a corner clipped from front free endpaper. In edge worn, slightly chipped DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; African Hunting Reprint Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 379 pages View more info

Woodcock

By: Knight, John Alden

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1944

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 1482

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Dark red cloth, edge rubbed, with former owner's name inside front, in edge worn, chipped, price clipped DJ, with chips missing at top of spine, small dampmark on rear top DJ flap fold. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; viii, 161, ii pages View more info

Ruffed Grouse

By: Knight, John Alden

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1947

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 1481

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Red cloth, edge rubbed, former owner's name inside front. Spine slightly dulled. With grouse feather taped inside. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages View more info

Eastern Upland Shooting

By: Norris, Charles C. , Foreword by George Bird Evans

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Traverse City, MI, Countrysport Press: 1989

Seller ID: 49229

ISBN: 0924357010

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Red cloth, as new in DJ with just a hint of edge rubbing. Now protected in a mylar jacket. INSCRIBED BY EVANS inside front. ; with special reference to Bird Dogs and their Handling.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 408 pages View more info