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Falcon, Fly Back, Blaisdell, Elinore
1 Falcon, Fly Back
Blaisdell, Elinore
New York Julian Messner 1939 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Elinore Blaisdell, Illustrator 
First Edition. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with gold falcon illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; No names, writing or marks. 178 pgs. with illustrations and page decorations by the author. Illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has very small shallow edge chips along front top panel edge, large corner chip at bottom right corner of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A young boy and girl living in the medieval period get falcons of the very own to have and train. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2". Children's. 017125

Price: 25.00 USD
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Hawks in the Hand: Adventures in Photography and Falconry, Craighead, Frank and John
2 Hawks in the Hand: Adventures in Photography and Falconry
Craighead, Frank and John
New York The Lyons Press 1997 1558215603 / 9781558215603 First Thus Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
First printing of this clean hardcover reprint edition (originally published in 1939) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Ivory boards with brown spine, cream lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with lovely photographs. 352 pages. Clean dust jacket is unclipped, unfaded, two very tiny scratches in upper right corner of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024925

Price: 50.00 USD
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Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World, Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon
3 Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World
Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon
Seacaucus, NJ Wellfleet Press 1989 155521472X / 9781555214722 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very large book (two volumes in one) in beautiful condition, with clean, fine dust jacket. Size approx. 9" x 11-1/4" x 2-1/2" thick. All the diurnal birds of prey depicted in 125 color paintings by such great artists as Roger Tory Peterson, J. C. Harrison, Don R. Eckelerry, David Reid-Henry and many others. The information is presented in two parts. First, a series of introductory chapters covering taxonomy, morphology, senses, flight, hunting methods, food and feeding, migration, various aspects of breeding cycle, ecxonomics and relations with man, including falconry. Followingare generic and species accounts in systematic order. Throughout, over 125 color paintings by some of the world's most esteemed nature artists illuminate the text and evoke a true picture of the birds in their habitat. Each is accompanied by detailed identification keys. A book no connoisseur of birds should be without. 025476

Price: 95.00 USD
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