The Complete Book of Shooting: A Guide to Game Hunting Wildfowling & Competition Shooting :: Fid Backhouse, Peter Eliot, Rob Rnowles, Crawford Little & Colin Laurie McKelvie soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Octopus Books, 1988, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Colour photographs; Colour drawings; Diagrams; Cutaways;
From the cover: Shooting is one of the most popular country pastimes, yet to the skilled shooter it can also be an immensely rewarding competitive sport. For the first time, presents every facet of owning and using a sporting gun, from trapshooting to woodland stalking, in a single, comprehensive volume. Your choice of gun, quarry and technique will be closely interlinked, and will depend on a host of different factors, including expense, accessibility and skill. This book provides all the information you need to choose wisely, with detailed introductions to every kind of sporting shooting activity, together with a vital chapter on gun maintenance and safety.
The book is divided for ease of reference into four sections, the first dealing with equipment. Each type of sportin…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper. The contents complete, clean and tight.
Yellow boards with Black titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 192 pages. Index. 12″ x 8¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my Sport Shooting catalogue?