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A book on duck shooting

Author: Van Campen Heilner; Lynn Bogue Hunt
Publisher: Philadelphia : Penn Pub. Co., ©1939.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heilner, Van Campen, 1899-
Book on duck shooting.
Philadelphia, Penn Pub. Co. [©1939]
(OCoLC)610107300
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Van Campen Heilner; Lynn Bogue Hunt
OCLC Number: 1477847
Notes: Illustrated lining-papers.
Description: xiii, 13-540 pages, [16] leaves of color plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Robert Cushman Murphy --
The wheat fields of Alberta --
Black ducks here and there --
The wariest wildfowl --
Down Barnstable Way --
Mississippi mud --
Winter along the Baltic --
Beyond the Sierras --
From Illinois to Arkansas --
The watch gander --
Down by the Rio Grande --
The marshes and the fens --
Desert ducks --
Wings over Romania --
Canvasbacks from north to south --
Monomoy to Ocracoke --
The land of Montezuma --
The plains of Hungary --
Memories miscellaneous --
Appendix: Flight speed of birds / May Thacher Cooke ; The waterfowl flyways of North America / Frederick C. Lincoln ; Modern decoys / Joel Barber ; Boats and blinds / H. L. Betten ; Sunspots and cycles of abundance in waterfowl / Ralph E. De Lury ; Marshes of the past and future / Clarence Cottam & Warren S. Bourn ; Duck clubs ; Guide for duck shooters. Illustrations: Mallards over the wheat --
Redlegs in December --
Coot shooting in New England --
Blue geese on the Vermilion marshes --
Wigeon in East Prussia --
Snow geese in California --
Mallards in the timber --
Honkers on the Hatteras banks --
Pintails whiffling- coast of Texas --
Pinkfeet on the fens --
Teal on the Bear River marshes --
Greylags in the delta --
Canvasbacks from a battery --
Brant on ebb tide --
Whitefronts on the Hortobagy --
Scaup on the outer breach.
Responsibility: Van Campen Heilner ; paintings and drawings by Lynn Bogue Hunt.

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