Amwell, 1977, Hardcover (in Slipcase), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition, Signed by Author and Illustrator
EVANS, GEORGE BIRD [editor]. The Ruffed Grouse Book, New Jersey: Amwell Press, 1977. Tall octavo, copy No. 764 of an edition limited to 1000 copies, pp. xv, 258, light green buckram boards with green stamped lettering and hunting ornaments on spine, stamped drawing of a hunting horn and trophy on upper panel, slipcased, green ribbon bookmark bound in. Signed on the limitation page by Evans, illustrator Donad Shoffstall, and Jim Rikhoff, the president of the National Sporting Fraternity Limited, for which this book was published. It's a compilation of great writing on the grouse, including work by Evans, Frank Forester, Aldo Leopold, and Ernest Thompson Seton. Condition of this book: Near fine with faint wear at spine ends. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fishing & Hunting; United States; 1970s; Animals & Birds. Signed by Author and Illustrator. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52113.