Maroon leather with gilt titles and decorations; 4to; 160pp; top edge gilt; sewn-in ribbon book mark; illustrated with reproductions after etchings and color paintings by Herb Booth; limited to 500 numbered (#76) copies signed by Lon Deckard, publisher. A collection of waterfowling stories by Ordeman, Elman, McIntosh, Wieland, Hill and others. This copy in VG+ condition with some light scattered spotting, primarily on fore edge of text block. Inscribed by Booth to former owner plus an original color remarque painting, additional signed on half title page. Most uncommon as such. See my copy of "Call of the Quail" (ABE 004374) for matching numbered companion volume, also with painting.