Sentence Examples

  • It is clear from the frequent references to dogs and hawks in the charters that hunting and falconry were keenly pursued by the kings and their retinues.
  • The bittern in the days of falconry was strictly preserved, and afforded excellent sport.
  • He formed a menagerie of strange animals, and wrote a treatise on falconry (De arte venandi cum avibus) which is remarkable for its accurate observation of the habits of birds.'
  • This sight reminded me of falconry and what nobleness and poetry are associated with that sport.
  • Falconry was long a pastime of the Moslem landlords.