Hawks, Falcons & Falconry -by Frank L Beebe / Hancock House (inc. Goshawk, Golden Eagle, American Kestrel, Merlin, Prairie Falcon; Gyrfalcon; Peregrine; Ferruginous Hawk; Etc; Equipment; Training; Eyess vs Passager; Glossary, etc)

By: Beebe, Frank L ( Lyman ); Introduction By David Hancock, Hancock House Publishers

Price: $59.33

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


----------hardcover, about 8.75w x 11.25h inches, a Near Fine example, one corner is slightly bumped, slight bump to edge of one board, in an attractive Very Good dustjacket, some small nicks and very short closed tears, jacket is now in a hi-quality mylar protector, ink name and date, 320 pages, b&w photos and illustrtaions ---contents include: Part I: The general biology of raptors; Distinguishing characteristics; Energetics; Convergent evolution; Social behaviour; Reproduction; Post fledging and mortality; Longevity; Artificial propagation; Human attitudes --- Part II: The birds of falconry; The goshawk; Sharp-shinned hawk; Cooper's hawk; Red-tailed hawk; Ferruginous hawk; Golden eagle; American kestrel; Merlin; Prairie falcon; Gyrfalcon; Peregrine falcon --- Part III Falconry covers: Falconry equipment; The first and best kind; Obtaining birds; Eyess versus passager; Due care and attention; Training; Hawks in the field --- Part IV The Endangering of the Peregrine: A Study in Environmental Strategy , any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED///

Title: Hawks, Falcons & Falconry -by Frank L Beebe / Hancock House (inc. Goshawk, Golden Eagle, American Kestrel, Merlin, Prairie Falcon; Gyrfalcon; Peregrine; Ferruginous Hawk; Etc; Equipment; Training; Eyess vs Passager; Glossary, etc)

Author Name: Beebe, Frank L ( Lyman ); Introduction By David Hancock, Hancock House Publishers

Illustrator: Nicholas Newbeck cover Design

Categories: Non Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: British Columbia, Saanichton, BC / Seattle, WA.: Hancock House Publishers Ltd., 1976, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1976

ISBN Number: 0919654401

ISBN Number 13: 9780919654402

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)

Jacket Condition: Very Good (see description)

Type: Flap Not Clipped

Inscription: Not Signed

Size: 8.75w x 11.25h Inches

Seller ID: 164542

Keywords: Hawks, Falcons & Falconry -by Frank L Beebe / Hancock House (inc. Goshawk, Golden Eagle, American Kestrel, Merlin, Prairie Falcon; Gyrfalcon; Peregrine; Ferruginous Hawk; Etc; Equipment; Training; Eyess vs Passager; Glossary, etc)