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Biblio offers selections of rare and antique books relating to all kinds of hobbies, and you can find rare hunting and gun books in the Biblio Rare Book Room. Many of the rare books featured in the rare hunting and gun books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room include detailed illustrations and interesting bindings, and there is a wide diversity of topics. Some of the rare and antique hunting and gun books focus on particular styles of rifles or hunting techniques, and others discuss the history of such hunting.



The Hole Book (Oct. 1908 Harper & Bros. First Ed.) by Newell, Peter

RARE OCTOBER, 1908 HARPER & BROS. UNEXPURGATED FIRST EDITION. INCLUDES THE WATERMELON PAGE. COLOUR PRINTS. Very good- condition. No dust jacket as issued. USED. Front paper past-down is in good shape. Some finger marks noticed on a few pages. …

From Mary Riversong Books

$500.00


JULES GERARD, THE LION KILLER OF ALGERIA; THE ADVENTURES OF GERARD, THE LION KILLER, COMPRISING A HISTORY OF HIS TEN YEARS' CAMPAIGN AMONG THE WILD ANIMALS OF NORTHERN AFRICA by TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH BY CHARLES E. WHITEHEAD

NEW YORK: DERBY & JACKSON, 1860 RARE BOOK, FIRST AMERICAN EDITION TRANSLATED FROM FRENCH. BROWN COVER WITH HEAVIER BINDING ON THE SPINE. GOLD PRINT SPINE, OHIO SCHOOL LIBRARY REFERENCED. WEAR ON THE COVER, SPINE SHOWS 2 NICKS MIDWAY AND BOTTOM. MARBL…

From Antique Books Den

$142.50


DOC BLAKESLEY, ANGLER; LIMITED EDITION NUMBER 59, SIGNED BY AUTHOR by ARTHUR R. MACDOUGALL, JR

PORTLAND, MAINE: FALMOUTH PUBLISHING HOUSE, 1949 BEAUTIFUL BOOK WITH A WHITE TEXTURED FRONT AND BACK WITH GREEN SPINE. GOLD PRINT ALONG SPINE. BLACK SLIP COVER WITH NICE TEXTURE ON OUTSIDE. BOOK IS IN NEAR FINE CONDITION. CLEAN AND TIGHT. LIMITED EDI…

From Antique Books Den

$245.50


Foreign field sports, fisheries, sporting anecdotes, &c. &c. : containing fifty plates, beautifully coloured, from the original drawings by HOWITT, Samuel

1841 1ed Foreign Field Sports Color Illustrated Hunting Fishing WHALING Howitt An extremely valuable and impressive, color illustrated work of sport and outdoors by illustrator Samuel Howitt. 'Foreign Field Sports' is a 19th-century sports manual known f…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$2,500.00


Wilderness Hunting and Wildcraft by Townsend Whelen

Front and back covers show some wear with tears at the corners and discoloration throughout; Pages are clean; Binding is tight.…

From Ron Peterson Antiques

$119.95


A TOMATO CAN CHRONICLE AND OTHER STORIES OF FISHING & SHOOTING; LIMITED EDITION 586 OF 950 by EDMUND WARE SMITH

NEW YORK: THE DERRYDALE PRESS, 1937 VERY NICE LOOKING LIGHT BROWN COVER, GOLD DESIGN FRONT OF FISHERMAN, GOLD PRINT SPINE WITH GOLD LINE DESIGN. FORMER OWNERS LABEL INSIDE FRONT. FRONTISPIECE SHOWS A FISHERMAN AND THERE ARE 4 OTHER ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGH…

From Antique Books Den

$125.50


La nouvelle maison rustique, ou, Économie generale de tous les biens de campagne : la maniere de les entretenir & de les multiplier by LIGER, Louis

1749 Liger Rustic House Bees Beekeeping Hunting Wine Cuisine Maison Rustique 2v Louis Liger was a prominent 17th-century French writer known for his works on flora and fauna. He is chiefly remembered for his major work 'Nouvelle Maison Rustique,' or 'The…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$599.00


Manual of Rifle Practice by Wingate, George W

George Wingate entered the Civil War as a private in the New York State Guard. He soon discovered that the militia had very poor shooting skills, and devoted himself to correcting that failing. By the end of the war he had been promoted to Captai…

From Jim Arner

$5,000.00


Guns Rifles Revolvers Implements Midland Gun Co. Price List

Birmingham England: Midland Gun Co., Demon Gun Works., 1904 Red/yellow/black covers, map rear cover. Telegraphic address: "Rifles, Birmingham" Code: A. B. C. 4th and 5th Editions. nd. c. 1904 Notices; Loaded Cartridges Cannot be sent by Post, It…

From Open Door Books

$1,421.00


The shooting directory by THORNHILL, Richard Badham

1804 1st print Thornhill Shooting Directory HUNTING Color Illustrated Sport Guns Richard Thornhill's 'Shooting Directory' is one of, if not the best early 19th-century shooting and hunting manual. This incredible folio hunting guide is a collection of di…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$1,950.00


The wild sports of southern Africa: being the narrative of a hunting expedition from the Cape of Good Hope, through the territories of the Chief Moselekatse, to the Tropic of Capricorn by HARRIS, William Cornwallis

1852 Wild Sports of Southern Africa Harris Big Game Hunting Illustrated Binding The first book written exclusively of only big game hunting! William Cornwallis Harris was a 19th-century English explorer who is best remembered for his voyages to South Af…

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$1,500.00


Instructions in Rifle and Carbine Firing for the United States Army by Captain Stanhope E. Blunt

Instructions in Rifle and Carbine Firing for the United States Army; Published by Charles Scribner's Sons 1886; Ex-United States Military Academy Library Edition; Leather bound; Front and back covers show some wear with discoloration, creasing, and rubbin…

From Ron Peterson Antiques

$119.95


The Book of the Sword by Burton, Richard F

London: Chatto & Windus, 1884. First Edition. Large Octavo. 299pp., illustrated by Joseph Grego. Burton writes" From days immemorial the Queen of Weapons, a creator as well as a destroyer, carved out history, formed the nations, and shaped the world" The…

From Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

$950.00


Gunmakers of Indiana by Lindert, Albert

Homewood, IL: The Author, 1964. SCARCE. Near Fine, light rubbing at spine edges, old tape mend top edge spine. 284 pp. with black and white photographs and drawings by James A. Wuellner. . Limited Edition, Revised. Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, A…

From Dale Steffey Books

$250.00


Marlin Repeating Rifles and Shotguns

Front and back covers show some wear with discoloration, tearing, finish loss, a couple of bent corners, top half of front cover is torn along the spine, and a piece is missing on the back top left corner; Pages are clean; Binding is tight.…

From Ron Peterson Antiques

$199.95


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