Rowland Ward: The Sportsman’s Handbook
Early-style 1911 Rowland Ward handbook for the collecting, preserving and setting up of trophies and specimens. Tenth edition with simulated skin textured covers and red coloured end papers. Comprising of 303 pages, with general hints for the collector, skinning and preparation, methods of preservation, artistic setting up of trophies, press opinions and hunting fields of the world. Illustrated throughout with diagrams and reference photographs. Further notes at the rear regarding the famous Colonial and Indian Exhibition of 1886.
Log: U003 Age: 1911 Dimensions: Cover 19.5cm x 13cm