The Grouse
Read Online

The Grouse natural history

  • 726 Want to read
  • ·
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Longmans, Green and Co. in London .
Written in English


  • Grouse,
  • Hunting,
  • Cookery (Game)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby the Rev. H. A. Macpherson; Shooting, by A. J. Stuart-Wortley; Cookery, by George Saintsbury; with ill. by A. J. Stuart-Wortley and A. Thorburn.
SeriesFur and feather series
ContributionsMacpherson, H. A. 1858-1901., Stuart-Wortley, A. J. 1849-1905., Saintsbury, George, 1845-1933.
LC ClassificationsSK325.G7 G7
The Physical Object
Pagination[3]-293 p. :
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL180190M
LC Control Numbera 33002630

Download The Grouse


Wisconsin Grouse Hunting has 1, members. A place to share all things Wisconsin Grouse Hunting. Bird dogs, hunting pictures, tips and gear. To read this book is to grouse hunt with a dedicated grouse hunter; a very competent grouse dog trainer who shares with you his actual grouse hunting adventures and training tips as he hunts and works his dogs over wild birds. Charles Fergus. Shooting Sportsman Magazine. Grouse definition is - any of various chiefly ground-dwelling birds (family Tetraonidae) that are usually of reddish-brown or other protective color and have feathered legs and that include many important game birds. How to use grouse in a sentence. Get the best deals on grouse book when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices.

Welcome to a Sneak Preview of the BIGGEST Ruffed Grouse Book of the Century—Coming October copyright A Passion For Grouse Play. Start Slideshow Stop Slideshow.   About the Book. Admired for its elaborate breeding displays and treasured as a game bird, the Greater Sage-Grouse is a charismatic symbol of the broad open spaces in western North America. Unfortunately these birds have declined across much of their range—which stretches across 11 western states and reaches into Canada—mostly due to loss of.   Originally published in , Spiller's book on grouse is the textbook for tweed-wearing, pipe-smoking, double-shooting New England grouse and woodcock hunters. Although the language sounds a bit stilted today, after a couple of chapters you'll want to head to Maine, even if you don't know a partridge from a : Read Books Ltd. A large, dark forest grouse of inland regions of the western U.S. and Canada. Until recently, this and the Sooty Grouse were considered to make up one species under the name Blue Grouse. Slow-moving and inconspicuous, but often surprisingly tame. Most likely to be noticed (at least by sound) in spring, when males "sing" incessantly to attract mates, a series of deep hoots.

A Passion for Grouse is illustrated with hundreds of spectacular color photographs that bring the reader right into the authors’ favorite coverts, the smell of autumn in the crisp air, moving up behind a white dog frozen on point and shivering with : $ The classic grouse hunting book of all time, this masterpiece created more interest in the sport than all of the other books on grouse combined. A noted authority on game birds of all kinds, Spiller delivers practical, hands-on advice on hunting grouse, the choice of bird dogs, favorite hunting locales throughout the New England states and much /5. While the artificially maintained population of Red Grouse fluctuates depending on a huge range of factors, the Black Grouse and Capercaillie are both Red Listed and are threatened by poor habitat management and face future difficulties from climate change. This is an excellent book and a real demonstration of the New Naturalist series at its best.5/5(4). Grouse Country Guide Service. Your best chance at Ruffed Grouse and Woodcock in the great lakes region. Located in the UP of Michigan, with cabin accommodations, expert dogs and decades of experience. Come experience the personal touch .