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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

$125

African Rhinoceros Hunting


African Rhinoceros Hunting

Caffres Hunting a Lion


Caffres Hunting a Lion

$150

Hunting a Panther


Hunting a Panther

Shooting a Leopard


Shooting a Leopard

Hunting the Gameleopard (Giraffe)


Hunting the Gameleopard (Giraffe)

$125

Shooting Anecdote, India 1


Shooting Anecdote, India 1

$150

Shooting Anecdote, India 2


Shooting Anecdote, India 2

Shooting the Hyaena


Shooting the Hyaena

$125

Hunting the Tiger Cat [Lynx?]


Hunting the Tiger Cat [Lynx?]

$125

Hunting Antelope with a Panther


Hunting Antelopes with a Panther

$125

Tartars Hunting Deer


Tartars Hunting Deer

A Trap to Shoot the Bear


A Trap to Shoot the Bear

The Bear Trap


The Bear Trap

$125

Finland Bear Hunting


Finland Bear Hunting

$75

Kamtschatka Bear Hunting


Kamtschatka Bear Hunting

$125

Hog Hunters in India Going Out No. 1


Hog Hunters in India Going Out No. 1

German Wild Boar Trap


German Wild Boar Trap

$125

Hunting Wild Boar in Germany


Hunting Wild Boar in Germany

Wild Boar Attacking Hunters


Wild Boar Attacking Hunters

$125

Wild Boar Wounded


Wild Boar Wounded

Pions [sic] in S. America Catching Wild Horses


Pions [sic] in S. America Catching Wild Horses

$150

South American Catching a Bull


South American Catching a Bull

$150

A Tartar Catching His Horse


A Tartar Catching His Horse

$100

E. India Company's Stud at Chatterpore


E. India Company's Stud at Chatterpore

$85

Mamalukes Exercising the Sabre


Mamalukes Exercising the Sabre

$100

Mamalukes Exercising the Spear


Mamalukes Exercising the Spear

$100

Killing Seals in a Cavern


Killing Seals in a Cavern

$125

Turtle Fishing in the Water


Turtle Fishing in the Water

$100

Chamois Shooters Ascending the Rocks


Chamois Shooters Ascending the Rocks

Chamois Shooters Ascending in the Tyrol


Chamois Shooters in the Tyrol

$100

Chamois Shooters Retreat


Chamois Shooters Retreat

$100

Sailors Shooting a Wild Stag


Sailors Shooting a Wild Stag

$125

Shooting Antelopes, India


Shooting Antelopes, India

$125

German Deer Shooting, Winter


German Deer Shooting, Winter

$125

Laplanders Hunting


Laplanders Hunting

A Siberian Exile Shooting a Black Fox


A Siberian Exile Shooting a Black Fox

Russian Winter Fishery


Russian Winter Fishery

$85

Anecdote, Shooting a Porcupine


Anecdote, Shooting a Porcupine

$140

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]

$125

German Fox Trap


German Fox Trap
[2]

$115

German Wolf Trap


German Wolf Trap

$125

Shooting Wolves in Winter


Shooting Wolves in Winter

$125

American Anecdote, Wolves & Boy


American Anecdote, Wolves & Boy

$125

American Anecdote, Shooting the Wolves


American Anecdote, Shooting the Wolves

$100

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

$100

Lions waiting for their prey


Lions waiting for their prey

$50
(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)

$75

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