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1 Blome, Richard Hawking or Faulconry
London The Cresset Press 1929 First Very Good No Jacket 
Slender Octavo. xxxii, 123 pp with large folding chart of the breeds of hawk bound in before text. A limited edition reissue of Richard Blome's treatice on hawking published in 1686. Hand numbered 546 of an edition of 650 printed on handmade stock, top edges gilt. A loose illustration, possibly a copy of the original title page, is laid in. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, larked charge is uintact but has a dogear. Tan vellum boards with cream calf spine, gold-stamped titles to spine. Spine darkened. Richard Blome (1635-1705) was an English engraver, cartographer, and publisher. 
Price: 195.00 USD
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2 Harting, James Edmund Hints on the Management of Hawks to Which is Added Practical Falconry Chapters Historical and Descriptive
London Horace Cox 1898 First Very Good No Jacket 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 268 pp with 11 B&W plates. and 42 small drawings in text. Text is clean, tight, unmarked with some foxing, .short closed tear to page 46. Erratum slip bound in. Green cloth boards with gold-stamped picture of a falcon are rubbed with some loss of glazed color. Second edition described as with additions. 
Price: 525.00 USD
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3 Mavrogordato, J. G. A Falcon in the Field: a Treatise on the Training and Flying of Falcons
London Knightly Vernon Ltd 1966 First Very Good Very Good Jacket Henry, D. M. & G.e. Lodge 
4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 122 pp with 12 color plates, plus 12 B&W plates with patterns for falcon hood designs, and 3 line drawings of falcon furniture and traps. A first edition of 'Falcons in the Field: a Treatise on the Training and Flying of Falcons Being a Companion Volume to A Hawk for the Bush. Bound in yellow cloth and in original dust jacket Contains twelve tissue-guarded plates Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Boards are clean and undamaged. DJ is bright and whole with very light soil. Now in protective mylar. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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4 Phillpott, Lieut.-Colonel D. C. (trans.) The Baz-Nama-Yi Nasiri : a Persian Treatise on Falconry
London Bernard Quairitch 1908 Second Printing Edition of 500 Very Good No Jacket 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. xxii, with 195 pp and 25 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Previous owner's bookplate decorated with a hawk on front pastedown. Original green cloth boards with gold-stamped drawing of a Persian hunt are bumped at extremities, very small chip missing from front hinge. Spine dulled. 
Price: 2000.00 USD
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