New York: W. A. Townsend, 1864. _. Hard Cover. 12mo. 282 pages. Six b/w plates illustrating the loading, carrying, and shooting of long guns. Tight binding with sound hinges. Clean pages with the occasional finger smudge. Minor cover wear; heaviest at spine ends. Bright gilt decorations and lettering. Very Good. Item #007078
"This is the most complete sportsman's manual that we have yet seen. . . ." - Bell's Life. Chapters include: Guns, Rudimentary Lessons in Shooting, Finishing Lessons, Pigeon-Hunting, and Dog-Breaking.