New York City: G. Howard Watt, Publisher, 1929. Clement B. DAVIS. First Edition. Boards. First edition. 8vo; xviii,415pp; acknowledgement to Abercrombie and Fitch company inserted after xviii; gilt-stamped green cloth over board, black and gilt stamped vignette to front; color pictorial endpapers; ownership bookplate to verso ffep and recto frontispiece; color frontispiece + 20 color plates; b&w line drawings in text; spine sunned, light age-toning, some foxing, no odors; very good minus. Very good. Item #1390
The author, Dr. William Bruette, was the editor of Forest and Stream Magazine which published from 1873 to 1930. The text sets out to identify water fowl into six categories, and to be a guide for the hunter.