Fine Books, Manuscripts, Atlases & Historical Photographs

20 Jun 2018, starting at 13:00 BST .

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MEREDITH (R. LUFF) American Falconry in the Twentieth Century, LIMITED TO 500 COPIES, Boise, 1999--CARNIE (S. KENT) An Ancient Sport in the New World. A History of Falconry in the Americas, LIMITED TO 600 COPIES, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR, 8vo and 4to; and 19 others (including pamphlets and periodicals) concerning falconry in America (28)

OLINA (GIOVANNI PIETRO) Uccelliera overo discorso della natura e proprieta di diversi uccelli e in particolare di que' che cantano, con il modo di prendergli, conoscergli, allevargli e mantenergli, FIRST EDITION, Rome, Andrea Fei, 1622

RAIMONDI (EUGENIO) Le caccie delle fiere armate e disarmate et de gl'animali quadrupedi, volatili et aquatici, FIRST EDITION, Brescia, Bartolomeo Fontana, 1621

RAIMONDI (EUGENIO) Delle caccie libri quattro aggiuntovi in questa nuova impressione altre Caccie che sperse in altri libri andavano, [Venice, 1630]

SALVIN (FRANCIS HENRY) AND WILLIAM BRODRICK Falconry in the British Isles, FIRST EDITION, John Van Voorst, 1855

SCHLEGEL (HERMAN) AND ABRAHAM H. VERSTER VAN WULVERHOLST Traité de fauconnerie, FIRST EDITION, [Leiden and Düsseldorf, Arnz and Comp., 1844-1853]

SCHLEGEL (HERMAN) AND ABRAHAM H. VERSTER VAN WULVERHOLST Traité de fauconnerie, FIRST EDITION, [Leiden and Düsseldorf, Arnz and Comp., 1844-1853]

THORNTON (THOMAS) A Sporting Tour Through the Northern Parts of England and Great Part of the Highlands of Scotland, FIRST EDITION, 8vo and 4to; and 33 others, mostly sporting and game (40)

THOU (JACQUES AUGUSTE DE) Il falconiere.... trasferito ed interpretato coll 'uccellatura a vischio di Pietro Angelio Bargeo, 2 parts in 1 vol., Venice, Giambattista Albrizzi, 1735; and volume 1 of Buffon's Histoire naturelle des oiseaux (Paris, 1770), illustrated with 24 engraved plates, mostly birds of prey (2)

TIMUR MIRZA The Baz-Nama-Yi Nasiri. A Persian Treatise on Falconry, LIMITED TO 500 COPIES, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed "with the translator's compliments. 24.XI.1908" on front free endpaper, 8vo and 4to; and 5 others, falconry in Arabia and Asia (13)

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