SPORTING FIRE-ARMS FOR BUSH AND JUNGLE, OR HINTS TO INTENDING GRIFFS AND COLONISTS ON THE PURCHASE, CARE, AND USE OF FIRE-ARMS, WITH USEFUL NOTES ON SPORTING RIFLES, &T
Publisher: W.H. Allen & Co.
Binding: Hard Cover
London: W.H. Allen & Co.. 1884. Hardcover, no jacket. viii+136pp. With Illustrations by the author. In Good+ condition. Red cloth boards have some rippling to the fabric and some fairly heavy handling grime. There is a small circular bookseller stamp on the cover. There is dust spottiing to top page edge The contents are clean, unmarked, and unfoxed. The binding is square and secure. Chapters include the Care and Preservation of Fire-arms, Loads for Shotguns, Express Rifes, Effects of Express Projectiles on Game, Explosive Bullets and Shells, Pistols, Remarks on Rifle Shooting, and much more. "Even if a man is no sportsman, the proper handling of fire-arms is, in these countries, of vital imprtance in an emergency, such as that of the Indian Mutiny..." (cfm)