DESERT HAWKING II. By Harry McElroy.

McElroy (Harry). (b. 1930).

Editorial: Published by the author. NP.
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1977 1st edition thus. Large 4to (219 x 287mm). Ppviii,188. B/w photograph plates & illustrations. Mottled green cloth titled in gilt. Slightly shaken but good-plus in badly torn dust-wrapper. A scarce classic of American falconry. This is Harry McElroy's second instalment in his much sought-after series on falconry and hawking in North America. McElroy divides his book between training and hunting theimprint Cooper's hawk and the Harris' hawk. Information about the sharp-shinned hawk is included in the section on the Cooper's hawk. Chapters include; Part 1 - Cooper's hawk: the imprint; hand raising the Cooper's hawk; anti-aggression conditioning; selection of a hawk; diet of Cooper's; training; hunting; hunting quail; the sharp-shinned hawk - Kenneth Tuttle; entering, training, and hack; yarak, casting and weathering; furniture, equipment, and imping of Cooper's and Harris'; molt of the Cooper's. Part 2 - selection of Harris'; training the austringer; hunting with hawk and dog; quail hawking with the Harris'; bobwhite hawking- Eric Tabb; flying the Harris in caste; gray squirrel hawking - Malcolm Edwards; diet and molt; falconers' clubs and legalization. N° de ref. de la librería 25431

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Título: DESERT HAWKING II. By Harry McElroy.

Editorial: Published by the author. NP.

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Edición: 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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