A chapter of mediæval history; the fathers of the literature of field sport and horses, by the Rt. Hon. D. H. Madden.
- London, J. Murray, 1924.
- Physical Description:
- vi, 284 p. 23 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- BAC: British Art Center copy: Blue cloth; black stamping on front cover, gold lettering on spine. Spine height: 9 inches.
- Subject Terms:
- Albertus, Magnus, Saint, 1193?-1280.Crescenzi, Pietro de', approximately 1233-approximately 1320.Falconry.Gaston III Phœbus, Count of Foix, 1331-1391.Hunting.Le livre du roy Modus.
- Contents.--Introductory.--Albertus Magnus and the horse.--Le livre du roy Modus and La grande chasse.--Petrus Crescentiensis and sport in Italy.--Gaston Phœbus and Froissart.--The Book of St. Albans and English writers.--The emperor Frederick II. and falconry.--Classical writers and their imitators.--Notes.--Index.