Keen shot s miscellany holt peter. The Keen Shot's Miscellany : Peter Holt : 9781846890390 2019-03-26

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The Keen Shot's Miscellany

keen shot s miscellany holt peter

The Author, Peter Holt, is a former Fleet Street journalist who spent a large part of his career writing a pop column for London's Evening Standard during the 1980s. The inventor was George William Garrett,. The E-mail message field is required. There is also much useful information and some genuine pearls of wisdom lady guns will particularly enjoy Sir Joseph Nickerson s shrewd comment; A lady begins to know she is shooting well when the men stop telling her that she is. Over 300 entries on the subject of game shooting past and present. Perfect for the shooting man or woman who likes to dip in and out of a book. Buy it for a heart warming laugh after a cold day in the field.

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Keen Shot's Miscellany af Peter Holt som bog

keen shot s miscellany holt peter

For centuries inventors have been dreaming up schemes to allow people to submerge beneath the waves, stay a while then return again unharmed. His previous books include In Clive's Footsteps, The Big Muddy and Stars of India. There are recipes, odd sayings and eccentric tales. A book to enthral every shooting enthusiast. Buy it for a heart warming laugh after a cold day in the field. Lots of quirky tales, facts and tit-bits. Book Specifications 'This appealing anthology is set to become an essential addition to the library of keen foxhunters everywhere.

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The Keen Shot's Miscellany

keen shot s miscellany holt peter

His previous books include In Clive's Footsteps, The Big Muddy and Stars of India. If you like this sort of book, then you will love this. Over 300 entries on the subject of game shooting past and present. Over 300 entries on the subject of game shooting past and present. The AuthorPeter Holt is a former Fleet Street journalist who spent a large part of his career writing a pop column for London's Evening Standard during the 1980s. Even the most knowledgable hunting person will glean something from this smart little book, and I expect it to fill a lot of stockings this Christmas.

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The keen shot's miscellany (eBook, 2008) [dawailelo.com]

keen shot s miscellany holt peter

If you like this sort of book, then you will love this. The ideal stocking-filler for anyone who shoots. The ideal stocking-filler for anyone who shoots. Inspired by the author's lifetime of shooting experiences and the sport's colorful history, this anthology recounts some of shooting's most intriguing stories, including: - How a day's shooting led to the creation of the Guiness Book of World Records- The tragic, outrageous story of America's first country sports writer- An incredible shot that made a one-eyed sculptor the toast of Victorian England. His previous books include In Clive's Footsteps, The Big Muddy and Stars of India.

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Keen Shot's Miscellany: PETER HOLT: 9781846891052: Telegraph bookshop

keen shot s miscellany holt peter

With a collection of over three hundred entries on the subject of game shooting past and present ranging from the bizarre, the quirky, the curious and the intriguing through to the downright odd! Lots of quirky tales, facts and tit-bits. Full of fascinating facts and stimulating information and detail, this book will delight every shooting enthusiast. If you like this sort of book, then you will love this. Buy it for a heart warming laugh after a cold day in the field. Full of fascinating facts and stimulating information and detail, this book will delight every shooting enthusiast.

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Keen Shot's Miscellany af Peter Holt som bog

keen shot s miscellany holt peter

With a collection of over three hundred entries on the subject of game shooting past and present ranging from the bizarre, the quirky, the curious and the intriguing through to the downright odd! Perfect for the shooting man or woman who likes to dip in and out of a book. This is a collection of over three hundred entries on the subject of game shooting past and present ranging from the bizarre, the quirky, the curious and the intriguing through to the downright odd. Over 300 entries on the subject of game shooting past and present. Perfect for the shooting man or woman who likes to dip in and out of a book. Full of fascinating facts and stimulating information and detail, this book will delight every shooting enthusiast.

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The Keen Foxhunter's Miscellany

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The Author Peter Holt is a former Fleet Street journalist who spent a large part of his career writing a pop column for London's Evening Standard during the 1980s. A very impressive title- well researched and entertainingly written. The book has something in it to interest anyone with even a passing interest in shooting. The book has something in it to interest anyone with even a passing interest in shooting. Lots of quirky tales, facts and tit-bits. A book to enthral every shooting enthusiast! Following the well-established format of miscellanies this is a wonderful pot pourri of the bizarre, the hilarious and the utterly fascinating.

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Keen Shot's Miscellany af Peter Holt som bog

keen shot s miscellany holt peter

Full of fascinating facts and stimulating information and detail, this book will delight every shooting enthusiast. There are recipes, odd sayings and eccentric tales. The Resurgam was designed for this purpose, as a stealthy underwater weapon which was the brainchild of an eccentric inventor realised in iron, timber, coal and steam. While Captain Horatio Ross s feat of shooting 20 swallows with a flintlock pistol may not evoke our admiration it certainly stirs the sense of wonder, as do so many things in this perfect bedside or bogside companion. That when a fishmonger from Piccadilly came out with the Essex in the 18th century, the day had to be cancelled because he smelled so strongly that hounds were incapable of hunting? Inspired by the author's lifetime of shooting experiences and the sport's colorful history, this anthology recounts some of shooting's most intriguing stories, including: - How a The history and current practice of game shooting is examined in this humorous collection of 300 entries on the subject, ranging from the bizarre, the quirky, and the curious to the downright odd. The Author Peter Holt is a former Fleet Street journalist who spent a large part of his career writing a pop column for London's Evening Standard during the 1980s.

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Keen Shots Miscellany (The) by Peter Holt

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And did you know that the first mention of hounds 'speaking' was made by the Roman poet Ovid? With a collection of over three hundred entries on the subject of game shooting past and present ranging from the bizarre, the quirky, the curious and the intriguing through to the downright odd! Full of fascinating facts and stimulating information and detail, this book will delight every shooting enthusiast. With a collection of over three hundred entries on the subject of game shooting past and present ranging from the bizarre, the quirky, the curious and the intriguing through to the downright odd! His previous books include In Clive's Footsteps, The Big Muddy and Stars of Indi. The book has something in it to interest anyone with even a passing interest in shooting. A very impressive title- well researched and entertainingly written. Summary A book to enthral every shooting enthusiast. If you like this sort of book, then you will love this.

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Keen Shots Miscellany (The) by Peter Holt

keen shot s miscellany holt peter

Buy it for a heart warming laugh after a cold day in the field. The history and current practice of game shooting is examined in this humorous collection of 300 entries on the subject, ranging from the bizarre, the quirky, and the curious to the downright odd. Perfect for bedside, loo-side or perhaps, on the dullest day, covertside. The Keen Foxhunter s Miscellany is an intriguing collection of hunting lore with three hundred and fifty entries covering all aspects of fox hunting from yesteryear to the present day. This is a collection of over three hundred entries on the subject of game shooting past and present ranging from the bizarre, the quirky, the curious and the intriguing through to the downright odd.

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