Sale 19PA01 | Lot 34

CHURCHILL, ROBERT How to Shoot. Some lessons in the science of Shot Gun shooting.

Catalogue: The Angling, Decoy & Americana Collection of John Parmly, Rumson, New Jersey
CHURCHILL, ROBERT  How to Shoot. Some lessons in the science of Shot Gun shooting.

Lot Details

Lot 34
CHURCHILL, ROBERT How to Shoot. Some lessons in the science of Shot Gun shooting.
London: Geoffrey Bles, 1938. New and revised edition, inscribed by the author. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches; 119 pp.; plates, half-title. Jacket very worn with old tape repairs and stains with loss to extremities, cloth lightly sunned, foxing to endpapers.
Inscribed by the author to Air Commodore John Charles Quinnell (1891-1983) on the half-title. The "Churchill Method" of wingshooting, developed by the British gunmaker and wingshooter, is still considered one of the best and easiest ways to improve one's shotgunning technique.


Estimate: $40 - $60
Sold for $31 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $40 - $60
Sold for $31 (includes buyer's premium)

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The Angling, Decoy & Americana Collection of John Parmly, Rumson, New Jersey

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