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Wild-fowl decoys in Essex

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

  • Decoys (Hunting),
  • Waterfowl -- Essex.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.E. Harting.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 159-170 :
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23360183M

    The above price list represents "Taxidermy Fees/Charges" for specimens furnished by you, mounted in any pose on driftwood. Any habitat/scenery work, display work, or cases are extra.

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Excerpt from Wild-Fowl Decoys in Essex The form of decoy as we now know it was probably (like many another invention) the result of gradual improvement in earlier and simpler methods of capture.

The tunnel net, for example, was a more ancient and primitive device for taking partridges and wild : J. Harting. Title.

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