Read CHAPTER II - THE OLD PUNT: A CURIOUS ‘TURNPIKE’ of The Amateur Poacher by Richard Jefferies free of charge on ReadCentral. More than books to . Jun 05, · The amateur poacher Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED. EMBED (for lutherlenin.com hosted blogs and lutherlenin.com item tags) Want more? Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! favorite. share. flag Pages: Whilst Jefferies wrote many novels and natural history works, this work is often considered to be one of his best works. Renowned for its easily accessible style, 'The Amateur Poacher' approaches the subject of fieldsport in an autobiographical manner, with chapters on ferreting, snipe shooting and the logistics of shooting your first gun. CONDITION.