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The Art of Falconry of Frederick II of Hohenstaufen - Wood & Fyfe 637 Pages

The Art of Falconry of Frederick II of Hohenstaufen - Wood & Fyfe, 637 Pages

Author: Frederick II of Hohenstaufen

Year of Publication: 1943

Source: Own library

Publisher: Stanford University Press

Place of Publication: Stanford, California, USA

Pages: 636

Language: English

ISBN: 8047-0374-4

A major book on falconry in the world and the first zoological (ornithological) scientific treatise.

Being "DE ARTE VENANDI CUM AVIBUS" (Wood, C. & Fyfe, M.). 8.5" x 11", dust wrapper, unique black-and-white plates and illustrations. A monumental work written in Latin by Frederick II nearly 800 years ago and now translated into English. Extensive reference material, with early falconry history. A major bibliography of falconry books.

Detailed description in Wikipedia - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/De_arte_venandi_cum_avibus