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Foreign Field Sports, Fisheries, Sporting Anecdotes, &c. &c
by Samuel Howitt
Published by Edward Orme, London, 1813

Gorgeous original hand-coloured aquatint engravings of exotic hunting and sporting scenes.

The sheet size of these beautiful aquatints is approximately 12.75 inches wide by 8.75 inches high.
(Image area varies, but approximately 7.75 x 5.25 inches.)

Mild grubbiness in the margins of most plates, occasional foxing, sometimes light text offsetting.
Please click on thumbnails for enlarged view of each plate.
(PLEASE NOTE: THE ENTIRE SHEET IS TOO LARGE FOR A COMPLETE SCAN, THUS THE MARGINS DO NOT APPEAR COMPLETE, BUT ARE.
THE LEFT & RIGHT MARGINS ARE APPROX. 2 INCHES AND THE TOP & BOTTOM ARE APPROX. 1 INCH.)

Hunted Elephant


Hunted Elephant

The Elephant Killed


The Elephant Killed

Anecdote of Hunters & Rhinoceros


Anecdote of Hunters & Rhinoceros

$249.95

African Rhinoceros Hunting


African Rhinoceros Hunting

Caffres Hunting a Lion


Caffres Hunting a Lion

$249.95

Hunting a Panther


Hunting a Panther

Shooting a Leopard


Shooting a Leopard

Hunting the Gameleopard (Giraffe)


Hunting the Gameleopard (Giraffe)

$249.95

Shooting Anecdote, India 1


Shooting Anecdote, India 1

$249.95

Shooting Anecdote, India 2


Shooting Anecdote, India 2

Shooting the Hyaena


Shooting the Hyaena

$249.95

Hunting the Tiger Cat [Lynx?]


Hunting the Tiger Cat [Lynx?]

$249.95

Hunting Antelope with a Panther


Hunting Antelopes with a Panther

$249.95

Tartars Hunting Deer


Tartars Hunting Deer

A Trap to Shoot the Bear


A Trap to Shoot the Bear

The Bear Trap


The Bear Trap

$249.95

Finland Bear Hunting


Finland Bear Hunting

$249.95

Kamtschatka Bear Hunting


Kamtschatka Bear Hunting

$249.95

Hog Hunters in India Going Out No. 1


Hog Hunters in India Going Out No. 1

German Wild Boar Trap


German Wild Boar Trap

$249.95

Hunting Wild Boar in Germany


Hunting Wild Boar in Germany

Wild Boar Attacking Hunters


Wild Boar Attacking Hunters

$249.95

Wild Boar Wounded


Wild Boar Wounded

Pions [sic] in S. America Catching Wild Horses


Pions [sic] in S. America Catching Wild Horses

$249.95

South American Catching a Bull


South American Catching a Bull

$249.95

A Tartar Catching His Horse


A Tartar Catching His Horse

$249.95

E. India Company's Stud at Chatterpore


E. India Company's Stud at Chatterpore

$249.95

Mamalukes Exercising the Sabre


Mamalukes Exercising the Sabre

Mamalukes Exercising the Spear


Mamalukes Exercising the Spear

Killing Seals in a Cavern


Killing Seals in a Cavern

$249.95

Turtle Fishing in the Water


Turtle Fishing in the Water

$249.95

Chamois Shooters Ascending the Rocks


Chamois Shooters Ascending the Rocks

Chamois Shooters Ascending in the Tyrol


Chamois Shooters in the Tyrol

$249.95

Chamois Shooters Retreat


Chamois Shooters Retreat

$249.95

Sailors Shooting a Wild Stag


Sailors Shooting a Wild Stag

$249.95

Shooting Antelopes, India


Shooting Antelopes, India

$249.95

German Deer Shooting, Winter


German Deer Shooting, Winter

$249.95

Laplanders Hunting


Laplanders Hunting

A Siberian Exile Shooting a Black Fox


A Siberian Exile Shooting a Black Fox

Russian Winter Fishery


Russian Winter Fishery

$249.95

Anecdote, Shooting a Porcupine


Anecdote, Shooting a Porcupine

$249.95

Catching the Badger


Catching the Badger

Shooting a White Hare at Tornio


Shooting a White Hare at Tornio

Untitled (frontispiece?)


Untitled (frontispiece?)

$50
(please click thumbnail for info)

German Fox Trap


German Fox Trap
[1]

$249.95

German Fox Trap


German Fox Trap
[2]

$115

German Wolf Trap


German Wolf Trap

$249.95

Shooting Wolves in Winter


Shooting Wolves in Winter

$249.95

American Anecdote, Wolves & Boy


American Anecdote, Wolves & Boy

$249.95

American Anecdote, Shooting the Wolves


American Anecdote, Shooting the Wolves

$249.95

The Eagle & Wolf Disputing the Prize


The Eagle & Wolf Disputing the Prize

Battle with the Great Boa & a Tiger


Battle with the Great Boa & a Tiger

Egyptians Crocodile Catching


Egyptians, Crocodile Catching

The African Crocodile Hunters


The African Crocodile Hunters

Shooting the African Buffalo


Shooting the African Buffalo

$249.95

Lions waiting for their prey


Lions waiting for their prey

$99.95
(a bit grubby, slightly rumpled, trimmed but ample margins...would look fine once mounted/framed.)

Mexican Lizard Catcher


Mexican Lizard Catcher

Taking Vipors [sic] (vipers)


Taking Vipors [sic] (vipers)

$249.95

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