This book contains a comprehensive guide to the hunting of pheasants in Britain. Containing all the information needed for successful pheasant hunting, this text is of great value to anyone with an interest in this sport and constitutes a must-have addition to discerning collections of British hunting literature. Concise yet detailed, this antique text contains timeless information sure to be of interest to both the amateur and seasoned hunter alike. The chapters of this book include: 'Pheasants', 'Planning a Covert Shoot', 'The Covert Shoot', 'A Covert Shoot in Devon in 1910', 'A Covert Shoot in Hampshire in 1934', 'Preservation', 'Shooting Operations', and 'On the Choice and Fit of a Gun'. This text has been elected for modern republication due to its educational value, and we are proud to republish it here complete with a new introduction on shooting wildfowl.