Premier Press

Premier Press, published a leather-bound 50-volume Sporting set titled the The Premier Collection. It was published over a 15-year period by John Culler & Sons (Camden, SC) from 1983-1997.  This set was limited to 3,000 copies and was sold by subscription. All are fully leather-bound, have AEG gilt page edges, marbled end papers, smyth-sewn bindings, and contain a sewn-in silk page marker.



 Titles and authors in this 50-volume set (listed alphabetically by author):


1       Tales of a Big Game Guide (1985) by Russell Annabel

2       After Big Game in the Upper Yukon (1995) by Major Nevill Alexander Drummond Armstrong

3       My Health Is Better in November (1984) by Havilah Babcock

4       Gunnerman’s Gold (1990) by Horatio Bigelow

5       Bass Bug Fishing & Bermuda Fishing (1992) by Joe Brooks

6       Blood Lines (1989) by Nash Buckingham

7       Ole Miss’ (1986) by Nash Buckingham

8       De Shootinest Gent’man (1984) by Nash Buckingham

9       Gunner’s Dawn (1983) by Roland Clark

10     Stray Shots & Pot Luck (1986) by Roland Clark

11     Fishing a Trout Stream (1990) by Eugene V. Connett III

12     Random Casts (1987) by Eugene V. Connett III

13     American Big Game Fishing (1986) edited by Eugene V. Connett

14     Upland Game Bird Shooting in America (1985) edited by Eugene V. Connett

15     Wildfowling in the Mississippi Flyway (1984) edited by Eugene V. Connett

16     Fifty Years on the Old Frontier (1997) by James H. Cook

17     Woodcock Shooting (1987) by Edmund W. Davis

18     The American Wild Turkey (1989) by Henry E. Davis

19     Caribou Shooting in Newfoundland (1997) by S.T. Davis

20     Wall Street and the Wilds (1993) by A.W. Dimock

21     Canadian Nights (1995) by The Earl of Dunraven

22     American Game-Bird Shooting (1995) by George Bird Grinnell

23     On The Headwaters of Peace River (1996) by Paul Leland Haworth

24     A Book on Duck Shooting (1992) by Van Campen Heilner

25     Two Dianas In Alaska (1997) by Agnes Herbert

26     To Far Western Alaska for Big Game (1994) by Theodore R. Hubback

27     A Book of Trout Flies (1984) by Preston J. Jennings

28     AB Frost: The American Sportsman’s Artist (1985) by Henry Wysham Lanier

29     Camp-Fire Reminiscences: Tales of Hunting and Fishing in Canada (1996) by David Moore Lindsay

30     The Wild Turkey and Its Hunting (1986) by Edward A. McIlhenny

31     Alaskan Bear Trails (1997) by Harold McCracken

32     Atlantic Salmon Fishing (1985) by Charles Phair

33     Hunting Trips of a Ranchman (1990) by Theodore Roosevelt

34     The Wilderness Hunter (1987) by Theodore Roosevelt

35     An American Hunter (1991) by Archibald Rutledge

36     Hunter’s Choice (1993) by Archibald Rutledge

37     Plantation Game Trails (1994) by Archibald Rutledge

38     Recent Hunting Trips in British North America (1987) by Frederick C. Selous

39     The Wilderness of Denali (1994) by Charles Sheldon

40     The Wilderness of the North Pacific Coast Islands (1994) by Charles Sheldon

41     The Wilderness of the Upper Yukon (1987) by Charles Sheldon

42     Tranquility: Tales of Sport with a Gun (1995) by Harold P. Sheldon

43     Tranquility Revisited (1992) by Harold P. Sheldon

44     Firelight (1985) by Burton L. Spiller

45     Grouse Feathers (1986) by Burton L. Spiller

46     Thoroughbred (1993) by Burton L. Spiller

47     The Still-Hunter (1988) by Theodore S. van Dyke

48     Up Stream & Down (1985) by Howard L. Walden II

49     On Snow-Shoes to the Barren Grounds (1996) by Caspar Whitney

50     Alaskan & Yukon Trophies: Won and Lost (1992) by George O. Young



John Culler & Sons


The Asian Series of Hunting Published from 1992 through 1996. 20 Volumes. Limited to 500 copies. Full Leather, 4 raised bands on spine. Gilt Lettering and Decorative Ruling and Illustrations on covers and spine. All edges gilt and with Decorative Marble endpapers. In slipcases.


Adair – A Summer in High Asia

Apponyi Count Henrik – My Big Game Hunting Diary

Burrard Major G. – Big Game Hunting in the Himalayas and Tibet

Cobbold, Ralph P.  – Innermost Asia

Darrah Henry Zouch – Sport in the Highlands of Kashmir

Demidoff E.– After Wild Sheep in the Altai and Mongolia

Demidoff E. - Hunting Trips in the Caucasus

Demidoff E. - A Shooting Trip to Kamchatka

Etherton P. T. – Across the Roof of the World

Haughton – Sport and Folklore in the Himalaya

Kennion – By Mountain, Lake and Plain

Kennion - Sport and Life in the Further Himalaya

Kinloch, Alexander – Large Game Shooting

MacIntyre, Donald – Hindu Koh

Markham – Shooting in the Himalayas

Morden William J. – Across Asia’s Snows and Deserts

Niedieck, Paul – Cruises in the Bering Sea

Stone, S. J. - In and Beyond the Himalayas

Swayne Major F.R.G.S – Through the Highlands of Siberia

Whistler, Hugh – In the High Himalayas


The Classics of Salmon Fishing:

The Salmon Fly

A Book on Angling

Atlantic Salmon Fishing

The Ristigouche and Its Salmon Fishing


Jim Corbett Collection:  1500 copies each

Man-Eaters of Kuamon

The Man-Eating Leopard of Rudraprayag.

The Temple Tiger and More Man - Eaters of Kumaon

My India

Jungle Lore

Carpet Sahib: A Life of Jim Corbett


The Kenneth Anderson Series:

Nine Man-Eaters and One Rogue

Man-Eaters and Jungle Killers

The Black Panther of Sivanipalli

The Call of the Man-Eater