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FALCONRY UNCOMMON.

Kotsiopoulos (George). Editor & Compiler.

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ISBN 10: 0888394500 / ISBN 13: 9780888394507
Verlag: Hancock House Publishers. Surrey, B.C.
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Verkäufer Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd (MACHYNLLETH, Vereinigtes Königreich)

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1999 1st edition. Pp120. Two-colour plates, pictorial end-papers, bibliography. Mint in dust-wrapper. "A celebration of the history and traditions of falconry". Consists of translations of, and illustrations from, early works on falconry: 1. The Taka-Gari translation of an early Japanese work. While the illustrations are early the text appears to me to be an ill-translated description of twentieth century Japanese falconry. 2. The Treatise of Falconry of King Dancus. and 3. The Treatise of Falconry of Albertus Magnus. Translations from a nineteenth century work by H. Martin-Darivault, which in turn translated and described French falconry treatises of the thirteenth century. 4. A fragment of an Anglo-Norman Treatise of Falconry. This seems to have been taken from a Swedish work by Gunnar Tilander. A very attractive book until you try to read it. I've spent an hour trying to make sense of it - who wrote what, and when - and I'm not much wiser now. The compiler's introduction alludes to an earlier edition, while the dustwrapper text refers to it as "a revised edition of The Art and Sport of Falconry". Advance information from the publisher stated that this edition was limited (from memory - to 300 copies), but the book makes no mention of this. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 4222

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Titel: FALCONRY UNCOMMON.

Verlag: Hancock House Publishers. Surrey, B.C.

Einband: Hardcover

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Dust Jacket Included

Auflage: 1st Edition

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PAUL MORGAN IS A LEADING DEALER in scarce, out-of-print & new books on fishing and field sports. Paul has developed this business over more than thirty years. His business, Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd., carries the world's largest range of books on fishing and field sports, sporting guns and dogs, deer, big game hunting & falconry. Coch-y-Bonddu Books is also a noted publisher of fine sporting works, as well as being the custodian of the famous Flyfisher's Classic Library imprint. Under Paul's editorial direction, the list of titles available under both his Coch-y- Bonddu Books imprint and the Flyfisher's Classic Library imprint grows by the month. Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd., incorporated in the United Kingdom, Company No. 04636991. Registered address: 15 Heol Penrallt, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8AG. Business and correspondence Address: 13 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8DG.

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