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Published by Elliot Stock in London .
Written in English


  • Falconry -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Hunting -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Heraldry -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Incunabula -- Facsimiles.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Dame Juliana Berners ; containing treatises on hawking, hunting, and cote armour ; printed at Saint Albans by the schoolmaster-printer in 1486 ; reproduced in facsimile ; with an introduction by William Blades.
GenreEarly works to 1800., Facsimiles.
ContributionsBlades, William, 1824-1890.
The Physical Object
Pagination32, [175] p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22980197M

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The Bokys of Haukyng and Huntyng; and also of coot-armuris, more popularly known as The Boke of St. Albans, published in , is a book of three treatises written to guide “ gentill men and honest persones” in the arts necessary to an English gentleman; hawking, hunting, and, important to our purposes here, heraldry. Internet Archive BookReader The boke of Saint Albans. The Boke of St Albans - 15th Century. This excerpt lists birds of prey by social rank. Emperor Eagle, Vulture or Merloun King Ger falcon or Tercel of Ger falcon Prince The Falcon gentle or Tercel gentle falcon Duke Falcon of the Loch.   The boke of Saint Albans by Dame Juliana Berners. Paperback $ Ship This This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature. This forms a part of the knowledge base for future generations. So that the book is never forgotten we have represented this book in a print format as Brand: Alpha Edition.

  The Book of St Albans is an important example of an early printed book in English. The first edition was printed in in St Albans, on what may have been the third printing press in England. It gathers together a collection of advice on hawking, hunting and heraldry with a . The Book of St. Albans. The last book from this press is well known under the title of The Book of St. Albans. It contains three treatises, the first on hawking, the second on hunting and the last on coat-armour or heraldry. The Boke of Saint Albans Juliana Berners Full view - Page 18 - Here endith this prefent Chronicle compiled in a book and alfo enprinted by our fometime Schoolmafter of St Alban. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Berners, Juliana, -- ?- -- Boke of Saint Albans. Boke of Saint Albans (Berners, Juliana) More like this: Similar Items.