Written in 1850, this is one of the most authoritative works on the subject of Game Birds. Chapters include major sections on Partridges, Woodcocks, Pheasants, Grouse, Geese and other game birds. Also included are details on falcons, hawks and also four legged bird predators.
Knox's observations will also shed considerable light on these birds that will be found to be of interest to the breeders of Game Birds who keep them for pleasure, meat or other purposes, as well as to game bird hunters and bird watchers. Also included are details on hunting game birds with falcons, hunting dogs, game keeping and much more.
Note: This edition is a perfect facsimile of the original edition and is not set in a modern typeface. As a result, some type characters and images might suffer from slight imperfections or minor shadows in the page background.