qContains comprehensive hints on the camp shelter, log huts, bark shanties, woodland beds and bedding, boat and canoe building, and valuable suggestions on trapper's food, etc. With extended chapters on the trapper's art, containing all the qtricksq and valuable bait recipes of the profession; full directions for the use of the steel trap, and for the construction of traps of all kinds; detailed instructions for the capture of all fur-bearing animals; valuable recipes for the curing and tanning of fur skins, etc., etc.qThe bed should be baited in this way several times before the trap is set. This method is very commonly employed. Another still, is to bury the dead body of a rabbit or bird in loose earth, covering the whole with chaff. Sprinkle a few drops of anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Tricks of Trapping and Trap Making|
|Author||:||William Hamilton Gibson|
|Publisher||:||BoD – Books on Demand - 2010-01|