La Fauconnerie au Moyen Age et dans les temps modernes.
Paris, Auguste Ghio, 1879.
8vo. (8), 272 pp. With half-title and errata leaf. Contemporary half morocco, gilt, with original printed wrappers bound in at end.
Signed presentation copy from the author to Florian Pharaon (1827-87). A good association copy of a "work which no student of the history of Falconry should neglect" (Harting). Florian Pharaon was the first Arab editor at Le Figaro, and the translator of an Arabic hunting work into French.
Some spotting, binding rubbed.
Harting 211. Schwerdt II, pp. 2-3. Thiébaud 621.