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Hood, Leash and Lure: Falconry in the 20th Century by Roger Upton.
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2004, 1st edition, 7.5" x 10", hardbound, cloth and gold stamped spine, color dust wrapper, 303 pages, numerous sketches and historical photos.
This book covers the historical events surrounding falconry from 1926 to approximately 1980. It contains numerous accounts of flights by famous hawks and falcons, letters and diary excerpts from famous falconers, and a feel for falconry in Europe during this pivotal period for falconry. Falconers, their birds and the ground they flew over are documented in this well illustrated and presented first edition by Roger Upton.