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Johnson, Thomas Burgeland, -1840

The shooter's guide, or, Complete sportsman's companion : containing a compendious view of the game laws : a description of the various kinds of dogs : and the best mode of breeding, rearing, and training them : with an account of the diseases to which they are liable, and the best methods of cure : to which are added, directions for grouse, partridge, pheasant, woodcock, snipe, hare, and wild duck shooting : particular instructions for the young sportsman : and much miscellaneous information on the choice of guns, gunpowder, shot, &c. &c. / by B. Thomas.

Additional Title(s):

Shooter's guide

Complete sportsman's companion

Sixth edition, enlarged and improved.
London : Printed for John Booth, Duke Street, Portland Place : and Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, Paternoster-Row, 1820.
London : Printed by Cox and Baylis, Great Queen Street, Lincoln's-Inn-Fields
Physical Description:
[5], viii-x, 304 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 19 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SK311 .J64 1820
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Etchings by Samuel Howitt.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in later half calf and brown cloth, by Truslove & Hanson.
Subject Terms:
Game laws -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Hunting dogs.
Etchings -- 1820.
Howitt, Samuel, 1765?-1822, engraver.
Booth, John, 1768?-1840, publisher.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, publisher.
Cox and Baylis, printer.
Truslove & Hanson, binder.

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