9780486819099

Tips and Tricks of Trapping A Classic Guide for the Modern Trapper

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  • ISBN13:

    9780486819099

  • ISBN10:

    0486819094

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2018-01-17
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
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Summary

A classic of wood lore, this guide to making and setting traps offers timeless instruction for reconnecting with age-old hunting techniques. The author, a noted naturalist and skilled artist, provides well-illustrated directions for constructing traps for large, small, and feathered game as well as a wealth of information on animals and their habitats, camping, building simple shelters and canoes, and recipes for preparing game meat.

Author Biography

Naturalist W. Hamilton Gibson (1850–96), who worked as an author and illustrator, possessed great technical skill in drawing plants and animals with precision and detail. In addition to illustrating his own book, he wrote and lectured on nature and natural history.

Table of Contents

I. Traps for Large Game
II. Snares or Noose Traps
III. Traps for Feathered Game
IV. Miscellaneous Traps
V. Household Traps
VI. Steel Traps and the Art of Trapping
VII. Campaign Life in the Wilderness
VIII. The Trapper's Miscellany

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