THE RITES OF AUTUMN: A FALCONER'S JOURNEY ACROSS THE AMERICAN WEST.

THE RITES OF AUTUMN: A FALCONER'S JOURNEY ACROSS THE AMERICAN WEST.

TRAINING BIRDS OF PREY. By Jemima Parry-Jones.

TRAINING BIRDS OF PREY. By Jemima Parry-Jones.

THE HISTORY AND PRACTICE OF FALCONRY. By Allan Oswald. Formerly falconer to the Earl of Bradford at Weston Park, Shropshire and Viscount Massereene and Ferrard of Chilham Castle, Kent. Now resident falconer at Leighton Hall, Carnforth, Lancashire.

1982 1st edition. Paperback issue. 8vo paperback (138 x 215mm). Ppviii,119,ads. B/w photographs, illustrations.

Allan Oswald was a falconer of note in his day, who contributed to the rise of the sport after a period of relative obscurity. This is a concise history of falconry from 2,000 BC to the present, with much practical advice for the falconer. Chapters include: The history of falconry; The falconer's birds; The falconer's furniture; Training; Care of sick and injured, conservation and the law; Falconidae.
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Author Oswald (C. Allan).
Book Code 670
ISBN 0859780503 / 0859780503
Book Description Fine new copy.
Book Cover Paperback
Published Date 1982
Publisher Neville Spearman.
Place St Helier, Jersey.