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Falconry in Literature The Symbolism of Falconry in English Literature From Chaucer to Marvell by David Harobin

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Published by Hancock House Pub Ltd .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Birds (ornithology),
  • NATURAL HISTORY, COUNTRY LIFE & PETS,
  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Birds & Birdwatching - General,
  • General,
  • Nature,
  • Early modern, 1500-1700,
  • English literature,
  • Falconry in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Middle English, 1100-1500,
  • Nature/Ecology

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11266096M
ISBN 100888395477
ISBN 109780888395474

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(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Through falconry imagery the author takes the reader through a wide range of many poets and dramatists of the Late Mediaeval and Renaissance areas. The symbolism and many references on this sport in literature gives the reader a good incite into falconry of the past and as it is practised in the present. Over 20 years in the making, this Book and DVD combination represents a first in falconry literature. Now, the reader can not only read a description of how to train hawks, including the passage Red-tailed Hawk, but he can actually see it play out on film beginning by removing the hawk from the trap, manning, hooding, training and finally to flying at quarry. Falconry - Wikipedia. Falconry. From Falconry to American Kestrels In Modern Falconry, from Falconry to A Short Discourse Of Hawking To the Field With High Flying Long-Winged Hawkes, Together With the Sorting and Ordering Of Spaniels, we can help you find the falconry books you are looking the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books, you always get the best in service and value.

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The falcon is a proud bird, and it appears often in literature, symbolizing a variety of ideas. Shakespeare uses falcon imagery in Othello, when Othello characterizes his relationship with. Literature and iconography abound in falconry scenes, showing how falcons and hawks became a standard attribute of noble living, requiring patience and skill, in a sort of courteous process of personal refinement. At the same time, this activity has an economic and social relevance, since it requires a web of specialized personnel for trapping. By David Horobin. FALCONRY IN LITERATURE. THE SYMBOLISM OF FALCONRY IN ENGLISH LITERATURE FROM CHAUCER TO MARVELL. "A layman's guide to falconry as presented in literary texts.". 1st edition. Octavo hardback, Rating: % positive. Falconry is the hunting of wild animals in their natural state and habitat by means of a trained bird of animals are hunted; squirrels and rabbits often fall prey to these birds. Two traditional terms are used to describe a person involved in falconry: a "falconer" flies a falcon; an "austringer" (French origin) flies a hawk (Accipiter, some buteos and similar) or an eagle (Aquila.