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Practical Falconry By Gage Earle Freeman
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Practical Falconry is made up of two parts, both of which will be of interest to those thinking of taking up the noble sport of Falconry. In the part the author, an experienced and well thought of... More > hawking expert describes how the beginner should go about the whole process. From asking what sort of country will you be flying your birds in, to what kind of birds would be suitable and how to go about getting them. From there he describes the various type of hunting can be done and how to go about it. The second half of the book is called "How I became a Falconer", and describe this experts rise to prowess, through experience and anecdote. This book, first published in 1869, is as fascinating and insightful today, as the day it was first printed and is recommended for anyone with an interest in falconry.< Less
Coursing and Falconry By Harding Cox, Hon. Gerald Lascelles
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This book deals with two subjects both bloodsports. The first Coursing, has long since been outlawed but within these pages we have an insight into the community or Coursers and the... More > “art” of putting the dogs to the hare, along with the breeding and care of the dogs. The second half deals with Falconry, and discusses the various birds the falconer can make use of, of their training and details their care.< Less
Falconry: Sport of Kings By Louis Agassiz Fuertes, Alexander Wetmore, Frederick Hall Fowler
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Falconry, once the means of supplying man's necessities, it has survived the centuries as one of the most romantic pastimes of history. This collection of four articles taken from the pages of... More > National Geographic form a delightful insight into the world of Falconry. Including details of the practice of falconry, with suggestions and advice, and also an insight into the birds themselves. Littered with photographs and beautiful paintings of the birds in action and on the perch, you reader will enjoy this delve into the sport of kings.< Less
Trevor Hill's Falconry By Alan K. Fairhurst
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Birds of prey going through their paces with Trevor Hill.
The Art and Practice of Hawking By E.B. Michell
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This book describes as briefly as was consistent with clearness the birds now chiefly used in the chase, and the manner of care, training and flying of them.
COUNTRYWISE By John Dryden & Paul Walkden
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The language of the countryside. An illustrated dictionary (fine art by Terence Lambert and many photographs) of many the ancient sayings used extensively by countryfolk who enjoy nature and field... More > sports.< Less
COUNTRYWISE By John Dryden & Paul Walkden
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The language of the countryside. An illustrated dictionary (fine art by Terence Lambert and many photographs) of many the ancient sayings used extensively by countryfolk who enjoy nature and field... More > sports.< Less
COUNTRYWISE By Dryden and Walkden
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COUNTRYWISE - A dictionary of terms widely used by countryfolk who Hunt, Shoot, Fish and love everything 'country'. Many nearly forgotten words which are unique too and part of our pictorial... More > landscape. Illustrated with many photographs and a number of beautiful illustrations by one of the UK's foremost wildlife artists Terence Lambert.< Less
COUNTRYWISE By Dryden and Walkden
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COUNTRYWISE - A dictionary of terms widely used by countryfolk who Hunt, Shoot, Fish and love everything 'country'. Many nearly forgotten words which are unique too and part of our pictorial... More > landscape. Illustrated with many photographs and a number of beautiful illustrations by one of the UK's foremost wildlife artists Terence Lambert.< Less
Understanding Goshawks By Darryl A Perkins
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Author Darryl A. Perkins gives the reader an intimate glimpse into the intense psyche and training of this magnificant predator. "Reading Understanding Goshawks is a unique experience -- like... More > taking live classes with a master who also has a sense of humor. It is the best book on the greatest accipiter I have ever read. If you can't apprentice yourself to Darryl, do yourself a favor and read this book. Goshawks will never be easy, but the title delivers on its promise." Steve Bodio Author of Rage for Falcons and Eagle Dreams< Less