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Hunting Trips Of a Ranchman by Roosevelt, Theodore

hunting trips of a ranchman

I'm not one for heroes, but Teddy is hero material. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine extra customization on request like complete leather, Golden Screen printing in Front, Color Leather, Colored book etc. After working some little time we hit on the right trail, finding where the buck had turned into the thickest growth. Hardcover, bound in original cloth with leather labels. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc. Beard; and 20 full-page illustrations by A.

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Hunting Trips Of a Ranchman by Roosevelt, Theodore

hunting trips of a ranchman

An antelope, with the bold and heedless curiosity sometimes shown by its tribe, came up within two hundred yards of us as we were building the fire; but though one of us took a shot at him, it missed. Lang: - English, Pages 416. We were in the shadow of the cliff-shoulder, and with the wind in our favor; so we were unlikely to be observed by the game. . Typically above 14 inches tall.


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Hunting Trips Of a Ranchman, Sketches Of Sport On the Northern Cattle Plains by Roosevelt, Theodore

hunting trips of a ranchman

Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Antique look with Golden Leaf Printing and embossing with round Spine completely handmade binding extra customization on request like Color Leather, Colored book, special gold leaf printing etc. Suddenly a white-tail doe sprang up almost from under the horse's feet, and scudded off with her white flag flaunting. This last term, by-the-way, must not be understood in the sense in which it would be taken by the fox-hunter of the South, or by the Californian and Texan horsemen who course hare, antelope, and wild turkey with their fleet greyhounds. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. Maybe I thought too into it, but I'll say that it really points out how downright parasitic humanity is to the surrounding nature we live in. A towering mass of clouds gathered in the northwest, turning that whole quarter of the sky to an inky blackness.

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Hunting Trips Of a Ranchman by Roosevelt, Theodore

hunting trips of a ranchman

If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. Where great stretches of country have to be covered, as in antelope shooting, hunting on horseback is almost the only way followed; but the haunts and habits of the white-tail deer render it nearly useless to try to kill them in this way, as the horse would be sure to alarm them by making a noise, and even if he did not there would hardly be time to dismount and take a snap shot. While this makes it impossible to read all of the pages, it also indicates a probability that the text block has not been altered since leaving the printer. A horse must be very careful in going through such a swamp or he will certainly get mired, and even a man must be cautious about his footing. Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books.

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Roosevelt, Theodore. 1885. Hunting Trips of a Ranchman: IV. The Deer of the River Bottoms.

hunting trips of a ranchman

Still a certain amount of riding about among the cattle and ponies had to be done, and almost every day was spent by at least one of us in the saddle. I nearly lost my mind with boredom. Bound in publisher's original tan cloth with front cover and spine stamped in gilt. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. We don't deserve this world, is my only conclusion. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots.

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Hunting Trips of a Ranchman. Sketches of Sport on the Northern Cattle Plains.

hunting trips of a ranchman

Beard, Fannie Gifford and Henry Sandham. A deer is far from being such an easy animal to see as the novice is apt to suppose. Snow covered the ground, to the depth, however, of but a few inches, for in the cattle country the snowfall is always light. The edges of the wings tossed to and fro, and the wind shrieked and moaned as it swept over the prairie. Hunting Trips of a Ranchman. Dangerous game, but much less dangerous than formerly — Old-time hunters and weapons — Grizzly and other ferocious wild beasts — Only fights if wounded — Anecdotes of their killing and wounding men — Attacks stock — Our hunting on the Bighorn Mountains — Merrifield kills black bear — Grizzly almost comes into camp — Tracks of grizzly — Watch for one at elk carcass — Follow him up and kill him — Merrifield kills one — Five shot with seven bullets — She and cub killed — Return home.


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Hunting Trips of a Ranchman, Theodore Roosevelt

hunting trips of a ranchman

Hardcover reprint in brown leather with gold gilt edges and decoration to spine and front board, a sharp, clean Near Fine copy in shrinkwrap. All without the aid of modern transportation, medicine, or clothing. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork. Customer satisfaction is our priority! While much older, wood engravings enjoyed an important renaissance in the late eighteenth century through Thomas Bewick and continued in popularity thorugh the nineteenth century. Volunteer Cavalry whose legendary exploits he recorded in The Rough Riders 1899. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves.

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Hunting Trips of a Ranchman. Sketches of Sport on the Northern Cattle Plains.

hunting trips of a ranchman

The aim was a good one, for, on riding up to the brink of the ravine, we saw a fine white-tail buck lying below us, shot through just behind the shoulder; he was still in the red coat, with his antlers in the velvet. We accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover, checks and wire transfer. By changing the areas of the plate that are exposed and the length of time the plate is submerged in the acid bath, the engraver can obtain fine and varying shades of gray that closely resemble watercolor washes. He served in many roles including Governor of New York, historian, naturalist, explorer, author, and soldier posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor in 2001 for his role at the Battle of San Juan Hill in the Spanish-American War. Near Fine housed in a specially made cloth slipcase. The buck was a cunning old beast, keeping in the densest cover, and often doubling back on his trail and sneaking off to one side as his pursuer passed by.


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Hunting Trips of a Ranchman & the Wilderness Hunter by Theodore Roosevelt

hunting trips of a ranchman

Hunting Trips of a Ranchman. I saw the patch at once, just glimmering through the bushes, but should certainly never have dreamed it was a deer if left to myself. Originally published in 1885, Hunting Trips of a Ranchman chronicles Roosevelt's adventures tracking a twelve-hundred-pound grizzly bear in the pine forests of the Bighorn Mountains. White-tail venison is, in season, most delicious eating, only inferior to the mutton of the mountain sheep. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. Throughout the day the white-tails keep in the densest thickets, choosing if possible those of considerable extent. Leather Binding on Spine and Corners with Golden Leaf Printing on round Spine extra customization on request like complete leather, Golden Screen printing in Front, Color Leather, Colored book etc.

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