H is for Hawk

By: MACDONALD, Helen

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Almost 'As New'


An award-winning best-seller from the UK recounts how the author, an experienced falconer grieving the sudden death of her father, endeavored to train for the first time a dangerous goshawk predator as part of her personal recovery. Winner of the 2014 Samuel Johnson, PrizeWinner of the 2014 Costa Book of the Year, Award Shortlisted for the 2014 Duff Cooper Prize, Shortlisted for the 2014 Thwaites Wainwright Prize. `In real life, goshawks resemble sparrowhawks the way leopards resemble housecats'. 300pp. Book is almost 'as new' - only defect is a micro stain to the bottom of the front board. The attractive, illustrated dustjacket repeats the micro-stain, but also has a faint 'dampstain' to the head of the spine. Unpacked weight, 519g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less will be charged if rates indicate].

Title: H is for Hawk

Author Name: MACDONALD, Helen

Categories: Religion, Spirituality, Philosophy, Metaphysics, Biography & Autobiography, Animals, Birds, Fish,

Edition: First Edition, Fifth Printing

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2014

ISBN Number: 0224097008

ISBN Number 13: 9780224097000

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Almost 'As New'

Jacket Condition: Good VG

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 471

Keywords: T. H. WHITE HAWKS GRIEF SPIRITUALITY FALCONRY