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67 2367 Hunting and falconry  Millais J G 67 2367 Hunting and falconry Millais J G
67/2367 [Hunting and falconry]. Millais, J.G. The Wildfowler in Scotland. London etc., Longmans, Green, and Co., 1901, 1st ed., XV,(1),167,(1)p., 21 (col.) plates, 40 ills., orig. giltlettered hvellum, t.e.g., large 4to.

- Paper over covers, corners and board edges sl. worn.

= Schwerdt I p. 28; Zimmer p. 436. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXII.

€ (150-250) 150
67 2368 Hunting and falconry  Mitelli J 67 2368 Hunting and falconry Mitelli J
67/2368 [Hunting and falconry]. Mitelli, J. Angenehme Land-Lust die Vögel auf verschiedene Art zu fangen. German transl. by ? Nürnberg, J.C. Monath, 1739, (5),35p., engr. frontisp. and 15 plates, 19th cent. gilt hmor., obl. 8vo.

- Two bookplates on upper endpaper (of Paul Couturier de Royas). Occas. sl. foxed, otherwise fine.

= German translation of Mitelli's Caccia Giocosa. Lindner 11.1447.03; Souhart p.331. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXII.

€ (2.500-3.500)
67 2369 Hunting and falconry  Moriceau Maison 67 2369 Hunting and falconry Moriceau Maison
67/2369 [Hunting and falconry]. Moriceau, Maison. Pièges en tous genres. Panneaux à lapins et filets de faisanderie. Paris, Maison Moriceau, Bourdon & Benoit Successeurs, n.d. (±1895), 20p., num. ills., orig. wr.

- Occas. sl. foxed. Wrappers sl. foxed and sl. stained. = Rare trade-catalogue.

AND 1 other trade-catalogue: A. PIEPER, Der Fang des Raubzeuges (...) (Moers a.Rh., 1909-1910, 6th enl. ed., num. ills., orig. wr. Some marking in pen in margins; frontwr. loose).

€ (70-90) 110
67 2370 Hunting and falconry  Mouchon P 67 2370 Hunting and falconry Mouchon P
67/2370 [Hunting and falconry]. Mouchon, P. La chasse des oiseaux d'eau. Paris, Éd. de l'Orée, 1985, 302,(1)p., num. (col.) plates and ills., printed in 205 numb. copies (150), orig. wr., cloth chemise in matching cl. box, large 4to.

- Fine.

= First published in a limited edition in Paris, 1931. One of 150 numb. copies w. an extra suite of the plates (kept in separate paper portfolio in the cloth chemise).

€ (150-250)
67/2371 [Hunting and falconry]. Murphy, S. Martha's Vineyard Decoys. Boston, D.R. Godine, 1978, VIII,(2),165p., 152 photogr. plates by G. MOFFET, orig. cl. w. dustwr. obl. 4to. Huster, H.H. and Knight, D. Floating sculpture. The Decoys of the Delaware River. Spanish Fork, Hillcrest Publications, 1982, XXVIII,(2),169p., orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. Fleckenstein Jr., H.A. Shore Bird Decoys. Exton, Schiffer, 1980, 141,(3)p., (col.) photogr. ills., giltlettered artificial leather w. dustwr., 4to. - AND 3 others similar.

- All vols. dustwr. sl foxed/ sunned/ frayed.

€ (70-90)
67/2372 [Hunting and falconry]. Parmalee, P.W. and Loomis, F.D. Decoys and Decoy Carvers of Illinois. DeKalb, Northern Illinois University Press, 1969, IX,(5),506p., num. (col.) ills., orig. cl., sm. 4to. Berkey, B.R., V. and R.E. Pioneer Decoy Carvers. A Biography of Lemuel and Stephen Ward. Cambridge, Tidewater Publishers, 1977, X,(2),161p., num. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., large 4to.

= SIGNED DEDICATION by the author.

Chesapeake Bay Decoys. The men who made and used them. Ed. R.H. Richardson. Ibid., idem, 1973, 2nd ed., V,(1),200p., num. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. Connett, E.V. Duck Decoys. How to make them, how to paint them, how to rig them. Brattleboro, Stephen Greene Press, 1953, VIII,(2),116p., ills., giltlettered cl. w. dustwr. - AND 4 others, i.a. by B.R. BERKEY (signed).

€ (100-150)
67 2373 Hunting and falconry  Payne Gallwey R 67 2373 Hunting and falconry Payne Gallwey R
67/2373 [Hunting and falconry]. Payne-Gallwey, R. The Book of Duck Decoys, their Construction, Management, and History. London, J. van Voorst, 1886, 1st ed., X,(2),214,(2)p., 15 (counted as 16) (fold.) col. lithogr. plans and plates (incl. frontisp.), 16 woodengr. ills., orig. giltlettered and dec. cl., 4to.

- Apart from a small foxed spot on frontisp. and some sl. rubbing of corners and spine-ends a very fine copy.

= SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXIII.

€ (250-350)
67 2374 Hunting and falconry  Pernau F A von 67 2374 Hunting and falconry Pernau F A von
67/2374 [Hunting and falconry]. Pernau, F.A. von. Angenehmer Zeit-Vertreib welchen das liebliche Geschöpf Die Vögel, Auch ausser dem Fang, in Ergründung deren Eigenschaften, Zahmmachung oder anderer Abrichtung, dem Menschen schaffen können (...) Nebst einem Anhang von der Waidmanschaft. Nürnb., P.C. Monath, 1716, 2 parts in 1 vol., (16),318; (2),49,(5)p., engr. frontisp., 18 plates, modern giltlettered hcalf.

- Lacks final 4p.; two stains on frontisp.; final leaf sl. dam; sl. yellowed and sl. foxed throughout.

= Lindner 11.1591.05; Schwerdt II, p.66. Rare. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXIII.

€ (300-500)
67 2375 Hunting and falconry  Pernau F A von 67 2375 Hunting and falconry Pernau F A von
67/2375 [Hunting and falconry]. Pernau, F.A. von. Gründliche Anweisung alle Aren von Vögeln zu fangen, einzustellen, nach dem Geslecht und andern Markmalen zu unterscheiden, zahm zu machen, abzurichten, ihre merkwürdige Eigenschaften zu erkennen, die fremde Gesangen zu lehren, und zum Aus- und Einfliegen zu gewöhnen. Nebst einem Anhange von Joseph Mitelli Jagdlust. Ed. J.M. Bechstein. Nürnberg/ Altdorf, J.C. Monath and J.F. Kussler, 1797, XIV,796p., engr. frontisp., 45 fold. plates, modern cl.

- Fine copy.

= Nissen, IVB 716; Lindner 11.1591.10; Souhart p.38 (under J.M. Bechstein). The Anhang (from p.753 onwards) contains the German translation of Mitelli's Caccia Giocosa (Jagd-Lust). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXIII.

€ (400-600)
67 2376 Hunting and falconry  Pieper A 67 2376 Hunting and falconry Pieper A
67/2376 [Hunting and falconry]. Pieper, A. Der Fang des Raubzeuges. Praktische Anleitung und Gebrauchs-Anweisungen. Moers a.Rh., Adolf Pieper, 1880, 3rd rev. and enl. ed., XI,(1),144,XI(advert.)p., num. lithogr. ills., orig. wr.

- Wrappers sl. foxed and corners of frontwr. folded; spine splitting and pasted over w. tape.

= A combined trade-catalogue and informative work on traps and trapping.

€ (100-150) 110
67/2377 [Hunting and falconry]. Placaat en Ordonnantie op de Houtvesterye en de Jagt in Holland en Westvriesland. The Hague, Is. Scheltus, 1750, 52p., contemp. (sl. worn) simple wr.

= Interleaved copy with numerous and extensive contemp. annots. in pen and ink. Detailed regulations on when, where, by whom and on which game hunting is allowed in Holland. The use of hounds and dogs is restricted, and so is the use of guns.

Ordonnantie (...) Op het Stuk van de Jagt, ende Conservatie van de Wild-Bane in den zelven Lande. Gearresteert den 14. Mey 1749. Utr., W.J. Reers, 1749, (24)p., modern hcl. - BOUND WITH: Publicatie. Anne, Princesse Douariere van Orange en Nassau (...) doen te weten (...) dat sedert eenigen tyd herwaarts (...) uit andere Landen overgekomen zyn (...) een meenigte van Faisanten, Kor- of Berg-Hoenderen (...) verbieden (...) Faisanten, Kor- of Berg-Hoenderen, te Jagen, Schieten (...). Ibid., idem, 1752, (4)p. - AND 3 others: two sm. publications ("Dispositie") regulating the hunting of fowl, published in the PROVINCIAAL BLAD VAN NOORD-HOLLAND (1846 and 1851) and the publication in the Staatsblad van het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden of the law of the 13th of June 1857 regulating hunting and fishing in the Netherlands.

€ (50-70) 110
67 2378 Hunting and falconry  Quépat N 67 2378 Hunting and falconry Quépat N
67 2378 Hunting and falconry  Quépat N 67 2378 Hunting and falconry Quépat N
67/2378 [Hunting and falconry]. Quépat, N. Le chasseur d'alouettes au miroir et au fusil. Paris, A. Goin, n.d. (±1880), 2nd ed., 103,(1)p., 14 woodengr. ills., contemp. giltlettered hcl. w. mor. letterpiece on spine, orig. wr. pres., sm. 8vo.

- Sl. foxed/ yellowed throughout.

M.J.J.G. Nouveau manuel complet de l'Oiseleur ou secrets anciens et modernes de la chasse aux oiseaux au moyen des pièges (...). Rev. by M. Conrard. Paris, E. Malfère, 1929, new rev. ed., XXXVI,390,(2)p., 12 plates, num. ills., orig. wr., sm. 8vo (fine). - AND 1 other: E. BLAZE, Le chasseur aux fillets ou la chasse des dames (...) (Paris, n.d. (±1900), woodengr. ills., orig. wr. Plasticized).

€ (70-90) 70
67 2379 Hunting and falconry  Quinet A 67 2379 Hunting and falconry Quinet A
67/2379 [Hunting and falconry]. Quinet, A. Les Oiseaux du Bas-Escaut. Leur chasse en bateaux. Histoire naturelle. Brussels, Société Belge de Librairie, 1897, 1st ed., (4),IV,670,(2 advert.)p., 150 ills., orig.(?) giltlettered cl.

- Hinges weak. Binding plasticized.

= The very rare first edition. Thiébaud p.762: "Pas de couverture imprimée; le volume a été mis en vente cartonné. Ce remarquable ouvrage a dû être tiré à petit nombre, car il est devenu fort rare."

AND 1 other by the same in facs. (xeroxed?) reprint: Les canardières (n.pl., n.d. (second half 20th cent.), ills., black cl. w. orange mor. letterpiece, in matching slipcase. Thiébaud p. 763 (orig. publ. Brussels, 1900)).

€ (50-70) 70
67/2380 Hunting and falconry  The Rare Decoy Collection of George Ross Star Jr  M D 67/2380 Hunting and falconry The Rare Decoy Collection of George Ross Star Jr M D
67/2380 Hunting and falconry  The Rare Decoy Collection of George Ross Star Jr  M D 67/2380 Hunting and falconry The Rare Decoy Collection of George Ross Star Jr M D
67/2380 [Hunting and falconry]. The Rare Decoy Collection of George Ross Star, Jr., M.D. Massachusetts, R.A. Bourne, 1986, 175p., richly illustrated, orig. gilt artificial leather, 4to. American Waterfowl Decoys. The Distinguished Collection of Dr. James M. McCleery. New York, Sotheby's, 2000, 247,(1)p., richly illustrated, orig. wr., 4to. The Russell B. Aitken Collection of Wildfowl Decoys. New York, Christie's, 2003, 158p., richly illustrated, orig. wr., 4to. The Roy Bull Decoy Collection. Sessions 1 & 2. Hyannis, R.A. Bourne, 1983, no pagination, num. ills., orig. wr., 4to. North American Decoys at Auction. Farmington, Guyette and Schmidtt, 2000-2006, 8 vols., richly illustrated, orig. wr., 4to.

= Interesting lot with sought after auction catalogues of distinguished decoy collections.

€ (100-150)
67 2381 Hunting and falconry  Ridinger J E 67 2381 Hunting and falconry Ridinger J E
67/2381 [Hunting and falconry]. Ridinger, J.E. Abbildung der jagtbare Thiere mit derselben angefügten Fährten und Spuhren (...). Augsb., J.E. Ridinger, 1740, title-p. w. large engr. vignette and 14 (of 23) plates, loose without binding.

- Lacks 9 plates; (vaguely) waterst. in upper blank margin; sl. creased and fingersoiled; one plate w. a few marginal tears.

= Nissen, ZBI 3401; Thiébaud p.783; Schwerdt III, p.137: "(...) a charming set. The addition of the spoors of each animal, carefully drawn from nature, makes this series also an instructuve one".

€ (250-350) 250
67 2382 Hunting and falconry  Rocher C 67 2382 Hunting and falconry Rocher C
67/2382 [Hunting and falconry]. Rocher, C. La chasse au canards. Bordeaux, Éds. de l'Orée, 1983, 476,(1)p., 3 col. plates, num. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., large 4to.

- Very fine copy.

€ (70-90)
67/2383 [Hunting and falconry]. Rocher, C. Les chasses des palombes et des tourterelles. Bordeaux, Les Éditions de l'Orée, 1970, 374,(1)p., num. (full-p.) (col.) plates and ills. by LAMOTTE, F. BERILLE and R. REBOUSSIN, orig. cl. w. dustwr., large 4to (fine). Luquet, J. Encyclopédie de la palombe. Anglet, Atlantica, 2002, 163,(5)p., num. (col.) ills., orig. wr., large 4to.

= With AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION on htitle.

AND 7 others similar, i.a. IDEM, La chasse aux palombes. Florilège de textes anciens du 16ème au 20ème siècle (n.pl., 2004, ills., printed in 620 numb. copies (70), orig. wr., 4to. H.C. copy with AUTOGRAPH SIGNED DEDICATION on the colophon); J.-L. GUIDEZ, Usoa. La palombe Basque (Marmande, 1996, num. ills., orig. wr., 4to) and P. VERDET and J. VEIGA, La palombe et ses chasses (Biarritz, 1992, richly illustrated, orig. boards, large 4to).

€ (50-70) 60
67/2384 [Hunting and falconry]. Rossini, G. Appelants de France du Midi et d'Ailleurs. Introd. J. Rouré. Marguerittes, Éditions de l'Équinoxe, (1998), 111,(1)p., richly illustrated, orig. cl. w. dustwr., large 4to. Ciferri, P. and O. Sculture Galleggianti. Bird Decoys of Italy. Torino, Formagrafica Edizioni, 2005, (2),125,(1)p., 138 col. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. Béal, J. Oiseaux de Bois. Les plus belles blettes de la baie de Somme. Tournai, La Renaissance du Livre, 2000, 139,(5)p., num. photogr. ills. by D. CRY, orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. Lemaster, R. Decoys. The Art of the Wooden Bird. Chicago, Contemporary Books, 1982, (4),156p., num. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. - AND 10 others on the same subject, in German, Danish and English language incl. 7 sm. publications).
€ (100-150) 130
67 2385 Hunting and falconry  Rowley G D  ed  67 2385 Hunting and falconry Rowley G D ed
67/2385 [Hunting and falconry]. Rowley, G.D. (ed.). Ornithological miscellany. Part IX. London, Trübner & Co,., 1877, 6 (tinted) lithogr./ woodengr. plates (incl. one large fold. plate), 2 ills., modern hrexine, sm. folio.

- The textpages only partly related to the images and also bound in reverse/ illogical order.

= Contains i.a. G.D. ROWLEY, On Bird-Nets (p.353-373). Interesting plates.

Bub, H. Bird Trapping & Bird Banding. A Handbook for Trapping Methods All Over the World. Engl. transl. F. Hamerstrom and K. Wuertz-Schaefer. Ithaca, Cornell Univ. Press, 1991, 330p., col. frontisp., 456 ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to (fine). Arentsen, H.F. and Fenech, N. Lark Mirrors folk art from the past. N.pl., the authors, 2004, XII,140p., num. ills., English and French text, printed in 1000 copies (900), orig. wr. (signed by the author). - AND 11 others on i.a. lark mirrors, mist netting, Maltese bird hunting, incl. sm. publications and issues of periodicals, i.a. (O. AUSTIN), Mist Netting for Birds in Japan (Tokyo, 1947, ills., orig. clothbacked wr., large 4to. Signed) and N. FENECH, Fatal Flight. The Maltese Obsession with Killing Birds (London, 1992, 1st ed., ills., orig. wr. SIGNED with short note by the author).

€ (70-90) 70
67 2386 Hunting and falconry  Samat J B 67 2386 Hunting and falconry Samat J B
67/2386 [Hunting and falconry]. Samat, J.-B. Les Chiens de Chasse. Saint-Étienne, Manufacture Française d'Armes et Cycles, 1931, 87 col. plates (incl. title and introductory leaf), text printed on flimsies, orig. pict. cl., obl. 4to.

- Inner margin between title and first free endpaper w. some rubbed spots and traces of glue; hinges strengthened. Otherwise fine.

= Nice plates of various breeds of sporting dogs, as well as 3 plates with rifles, 1 plate depicting the arms factories at Saint-Étienne and 2 advertising plates.

Lord Walsingham, Payne-Gallwey, R. (a.o.). Shooting. Field and covert/ Moor and marsh. London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1889/ 1920, 2 vols., 9th/ 3rd ed., XV,(1),364; (2 advert.),XIII,(1),358p., 18 plates, num. woodengr. ills., orig. almost unif. gilt and dec. cl.

- Both vols. w. the owner's entry of S. Hartz. Spine-ends (sl.) worn.

= The Badminton Library of sports and pastimes.

€ (70-90)