Hood, Leash & Lure by Roger Upton
Author: Roger Upton
Year of Publication: 2004
Source: Library of Dr Nick Fox
Publisher: R.C.& j.Upton, Huighenden Yard, High Street, Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 1LT
Place of Publication: Wiltshire, England, UK
This book follows on from "O for a Falconers Voice", recording the sport and its enthusiasts from 1926 to more recent times, covering much of the twentieth Century.
Front Cover - Painting by Mark Upton "Dovre" a captive-bred jerkin owned and trained by Umberto Caproni di Taliedo - Italy. This gyr is probably the first in recorded history to prove excellent at waiting-on and highly successful as a grouse hawk.
This book is dedicated to Geoffrey Pollard and Stephen Frank.
Design and layout by Mark L Upton.