A Perfect Booke for Kepinge of Sparhawkes or Goshawkes: Written about 1575

By Harting, James E. (editor)

SKU# 17291

$ 20.00

Pp. xxxii, 51; 3 text-figures.  Publisher’s black cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, color illustrated dust jacket, 8vo.  There is a short introduction by Phillip Glaser.  This is an Elizabethan-era work on the training of sparrow-hawks.  It is based on a handwritten manuscript on vellum that was discovered in a country home several hundred years ago; the authorship of the manuscript is unknown (modified after text from the Introduction).

Publisher Thames Valley Press
Publisher Place Maidenhead, UK
Date Published 1972
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Reprint
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description From free endpaper is missing, ownership label removed from the title page leaving a residue, edge of rear flap of dust jacket adhering to the back attached endpaper, overall a very good copy in a complete very good dust jacket.
ISBN 0-90029-407-8
Limited Edition