Having met him and having several books autographed by him this saddens me as he was a gentle and congenial soul. Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or stamp s. © 1996 - 2019 AbeBooks Inc. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Stamped with 22kt gold gilt design on cover front, back and spine. Excellently written by our good friend, Michael McIntosh; with amazing photographs by the incomparable, William Bill Headrick. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting.
McIntosh was born and raised in Ottumwa, Iowa, and graduated from Ottumwa High School. Over the course of his 30+ year career, the former Shakespeare professor turned freelance writer wrote 29 books about guns, sporting and wildlife art, natural history and travel. This specific leather bound, collector's edition, hardback book is in like new condition with a hard board cover that has sharp edges and corners and has a tight binding. This a true Ruark classic. The author, our friend John Orrelle, has outdone himself. He loved beautiful women, high grade shotguns, good whiskey and fine pipes and tobacco.
Their objective was to locate and steal guns from vehicles they identified on the property. Offered for auction are his personal collection of books, artwork, and shotgun accessories. Presented by Nature's Reflections; we also have the original etchings by Bruce Langton used in this book. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Some are pristine examples, others show the signs of much loving use and care. All are classics in their own way.
Just some of the 90 Artists works include are: Bob Robert Kuhn; Ken Carlson; Robert Bateman; Carl Rungius; Bruno Liljefors; Wilhelm Kuhnert; Lanford Monroe; Carl Brenders; Marguerite Kirmse; Guy Coheleach; Manfred Schatz; John Seerey-Lester; Lynn Bogue Hunt; N. AbeBooks, the AbeBooks logo, AbeBooks. Has a dark brown book ribbon and comes in a brown slipcase. . About this Item: Cabbage Patch Press. His first novel The Dogmen, published in 2009, is about tracking down and stopping dogfighting. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.
Former owner very discrete blind stamp; else fine. A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges. Michael McIntosh was known for his fondness of fine tobacco and good whiskey, and his interesting collection of smoking pipes are included as part of this sale. There have been zero 0 reported drop-related P320 incidents in the U. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good++.
Cover art by Richard Powers. But part of the soul of a writer like McIntosh never leaves the minds of his readers, even his readers that haven't yet been born. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. The pages are slightly yellowed with age but are otherwise clean and uncreased and unmarked. All are classics in their own way. Dust Jacket Condition: Slipcase as New. In the course of 30-odd years, he has written 29 books about guns, sporting and wildlife art, natural history and travel including three volumes of Shotguns and Shooting, Best Guns, A.
Signed by Author and Associates. About this Item: Easton Press, 1999. No dust jacket, as issued. Fine condition half leather binding in mylar cover. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.
Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. Both book and slipcase are in near fine condition. Book and Slip case as new. All have a story to tell. In this long-awaited book, Michael McIntosh reveals information on Fox guns never before published and offers a fascinating look at the busy life and changing times of the mercurial genius behind them. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.
His articles, too many to count, have been published in every sporting magazine in the United States and Britain. As with his earlier volumes, the subjects covered are wide ranging, from the earliest firearms to the author's current favorites, and from technical discussions of barrels. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Those who knew him better than I were concerned with his weaknesses for all but the shotguns. Through his books and articles he taught me much about the guns and the sport we all love so much. He also wrote many magazine articles, which were been published in almost every sporting publication in the United States and Britain. A masterful tribute to one of the great iconic animals of Art and Literature.
About this Item: Briar Patch Press, 1989. Fox, Wild Things and Traveler's Tales. About this Item: Down East Books. Leather bound; gilt letters in cloth slip case. Possible ex library copy, thatâ ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. About this Item: Easton Press.