2002, limited edition reprint, First published in 1936, this edition, from The Sportsman's Library, is very clean and limited to 500 copies. 5" x 7.5", hardbound, 253 pages, B&W photos, 14 sketches. This is an excellent reprint of Gilbert Blaines book on falconry. A practicing falconer for over 50 years he flew Peregrines, Merlins and many other birds and was a very gifted and dedicated falconer. With 22 chapters filled with helpful information such as, Eyass falcons, Passage falcons, health care, equipment use, hoods and patterns, imping methods and much more. A great readable book for new or experienced falconers.