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Papers of T.A.M. (Anthony) Jack

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MS. 14987

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Notes on bird flight, including pictures and cuttings gathered during research for his book, Feathered Wings: A Study of Flight in Birds.

Dates

  • c.1940s-c.1950s

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries, MS. 14987.
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Shelfmark:

MS. 14987

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 14987

Overview

Papers of T.A.M. (Anthony) Jack.

Biographical / Historical

T.A.M. (Anthony) Jack was President of the British Falconers Club, 1971-1994. His book Feathered Wings: A Study of Flight in Birds, was published by Methuen in 1953. He also produced a translation of Diogo Fernandes Ferreira's 1616 Arte Da Ca├ža de Altaneria from the Portuguese, entitled Ferreira's Falconry, published by The Signet Press in 1996.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.

Bibliography

  • T.A.M. Jack, Feathered Wings: A Study of Flight in Birds (Methuen: 1953).
Title
Papers of T.A.M. (Anthony) Jack
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Sarah Thiel and Marion Lowman
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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