This antique book contains a practical manual of animal foes and friends, written for the country gentleman, the farmer, the forester, the gardener, and the sportsman. An informative and comprehensive book with a wealth of historical information, legal requirements, comments on ecology, and much more, this book will be of great value to anyone with an interest in the subject and is not to be missed by the discerning collector. The chapters of this book include: Sporting, Finishing, Forestry, Farming, Sporting on Own Land, Poaching Increased, Landlords' Improvements of Estates, Gardening, Wild Animals, Wild Birds, Aquatic and Water Birds, Migratory Birds, Reptiles, Game, Wild Animals, etcetera. This book was originally published in 1909, and we are proud to republish it now complete with a new introduction on the subject.
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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