Instructions to Young Sportsmen: In All that Relates to Guns and Shooting

Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1838 - 549 páginas

Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario

Crítica de los usuarios - Marcar como inadecuado

Excellent for all waterfowlers interested in the old days. the source for Punt gun enthusiasts

Otras ediciones - Ver todas

Términos y frases comunes

Pasajes populares

Página 193 - Fly fishing may be a very pleasant amusement ; but angling or float fishing, I can only compare to a stick and a string, with a worm at one end, and a, fool at the other.
Página 386 - Of three specimens from an inch and a quarter to an inch and a half in length...
Página 531 - Township] of by virtue of an Act passed in the Second Year of the Reign of King William the Fourth, intituled " An Act to amend the Representation of the People in England and Wales.
Página 529 - I order that the said sums shall be paid by the said AO on or before the day of ) ; and...
Página 425 - In calm weather, these geese have the cunning, in general, to leave the mud as soon as the tide flows high enough to bear an enemy; and then they go off to sea, and feed on the drifting weeds.
Página 527 - Game at any place other than his house, shop or stall where such board shall have been affixed ; or if any person, not being licensed to deal in Game according to this Act, shall assume or pretend, by affixing such board...
Página 216 - ... innumerable birds, of various sorts and sizes, more than the stars of heaven when viewed in' a serene night. If from afar you see the distant flocks, either flying to or from the island, you would imagine them to be a vast swarm of bees.
Página 528 - ... to be imprisoned with or without hard labour for a term not exceeding two years, and the cost of the prosecution of any such person on indictment may be paid as in cases of felony.
Página 531 - ... division of [or otherwise, as the case may be] in the said county, holden at in the said on the day of in the year We being Justices acting for the said assembled at the said Special Session, Do hereby authorize and empower AB of [here insert the name, description, and place of residence, and, if more than one in partnership, say CD of, &c.
Página 527 - Provided that nothing herein-before contained shall extend to any person angling between the beginning of the last hour before sunrise and the expiration of the first hour after sunset ; but whosoever shall by angling between the beginning of the last hour before sunrise...

Información bibliográfica