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Wild-fowl decoys in Essex

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

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

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.E. Harting.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 159-170 :
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23360183M
    OCLC/WorldCa12121545

    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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