Like all the gallinaceous birds of the American Continent , it fancies itself secure when once it gets amidst the foliage ... have known men who could cluck , drum , yelp , and gobble so accurately that they 22 AMERICAN GAME BIRD SHOOTING .
On one side of the water are large estates to which the public is not admitted , while game birds are artificially reared and carefully protected to prevent destruction by natural enemies , as well as by poachers .
They had great sport for three weeks, shooting canvasbacks, and sold them for twenty-five cents a pair; but did not discover ... Feathered Game of the Northeast, by Walter H. Rich; American Game Bird Shooting, by George Bird Grinnell.
Author: Edward H. Forbush
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
Reproduction of the original: The Mentor, Game Birds of America by Edward H. Forbush
CHAPTER I THE ULTIMATE NECESSITY OF GAME PRESERVES S a EVERAL years ago I had the pleasure and honor of cooperating with a number of well - known sportsmen in the writing of a book on American upland game bird shooting .
American Sportsman .... 2 50 Arnold's American Dairying ... 1 50 Long's American Wild Fowl Shooting .. 2 00 Art of Grafting and Budding ( Baltet ) .. 1 25 Minot's Land and Game Birds of New England . 3 00 Art of Propagation .
Commercial Hunting, Conservation, and the Origins of Wildlife Consumerism, 1850–1920 Andrea L. Smalley. 93. Daniel Giraud Elliot, The Gallinaceous Game Birds of North America (New York: Francis P. Harper, 1897), 114. 94.
Author: Andrea L. Smalley
Publisher: JHU Press
Scholars, environmentalists, wildlife professionals, and anyone concerned about wildlife will find this new perspective on conservation history enlightening reading.
Creating America's Hunting and Fishing Traditions Will Ryan ... 147–48 American Duck Shooting (Grinnell), 90–92, 247, 252–57 American Fly Fisher, The, 24, 69 American Fly Fishing (Schullery), 177 American Game-Bird Shooting (Grinnell), ...
Author: Will Ryan
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Category: Sports & Recreation
A history of hunting and fishing through excerpted documents and as “narrated” by Gray's Sporting Journal columnist Will Ryan.
Author: Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton CountyPublish On: 1884
10 : 5868 Practical lessons on hunting and sporting . .10 : 6020 Hammond . Hills , lakes , and forest streams . ... Game birds and wild fowl of Sweden and 10:58 74.1-2 Norway . 10 : 6008 Lord . ... Murphy : American game bird shooting .
Author: Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County
American Duck Shooting was penned at the height of Grinnell's career , and in many ways it is his most important book on hunting . American Game Bird Shooting ( 1911 ) , which might be considered a companion volume , is also of ...
Author: George Bird Grinnell
Publisher: Stackpole Books
Category: Sports & Recreation
This classic work on the art of duck shooting outlines its techniques, describes the various species of geese, swans, and ducks, and notes the causes of declining populations
Dead Shot . A Treatise on the Gun .. Farrow . How to Become a Crack Shot . 12mo . ... Sportsman's Gazeteer and General Guide - A Treatise on all Game and Fish of North America . ... 12mo Murphy , J. M. American Game Bird Shooting .