Upland Game Shooting. H. L. Betten.
Upland Game Shooting

One of 124 Copies

Upland Game Shooting.

Philadelphia: Penn Publishing Co, [1940].

Hunt, Lynn Bogue. First edition, no. 6 of 124 numbered copies, signed by the author. With 10 color plates after paintings by Lynn Bogue Hunt and numerous illustrations from drawings by the artist. 450 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. One of 124 Copies. Original burgundy pebbled morocco, gilt, t.e.g. by Alfred Oldach & Sons, Philadelphia. Spine toned to brown (faint traces of rubbing). Custom half morocco slipcase and chemise. Biscotti P-4-D (“one of the finest pre-war upland hunting books that can be obtained”); Heller 2:601. Item #244780

Anecdotal in tone and rich in content, Upland Game Shooting includes illustrations by Lynn Bogue Hunt at the peak of his artistic ability. In the section of The Borzoi Books for Sportsmen dealing with the Penn Publishing Company, Biscotti writes, “one of the most splendid sporting books ever produced.”

Uncommon.

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