FREEMAN Gage Earle, SALVIN Francis Henry
Falconry Its Claims, History and Practice To Which Are Added Remarks On Training The Otter And Cormorant
Longmans, Green, Longman and Roberts
XV 352 pages, engraved frontis + 3 full page plates and 3 text illus, bookplate of Thomas Westwood (angling bibliographer) bound in contemporary 1/2 dark red morroco, chipping to head of spine and corners, some darkening to the leather. Harting 68. A work to be commended by two leading falconers, teh book contains much information about heron hawking from the early 1800s through to the 1850s + chapter on goshawks and sparrow hawks.
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