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Poultry Keeping on Farms and Small Holdings **SELL AGAIN AFTER 7/18**

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Product description

1904 original of "Poultry Keeping on Farms and Small Holdings" is a basic guide to raising chickens for eggs and meat on the small farm or at home. Written in 1904, this classic English text on poultry contains the basics of raising poultry, be it for eggs, for meat purposes or even just for pleasure. Included are all the basic elements of breed selection, coops and other forms of housing, how to hatch eggs, care of young chicks and much more. Some of the topics covered include Poultry Management, Housing, Feeding and Raising Chicks. Of particular interest is an entire chapter on raising and processing chickens for meat purposes.

CONDITION: Original orange cloth, gilt titling and design to the front board - several minor imperfections (see photographs). Browning to the top edge of the pages. Pages inside clean, crisp and bright. No inscriptions or notations. Overall, this copy is in good plus condition.

Item details

Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Sir Walter Gilbey, Bart.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22 cm x 14.5 cm x 1 cm
Edition:
1904
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
38
Publisher:
Vinton and Co.
Title:
Poultry Keeping on Farms and Small Holdings

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1904 original of "Poultry Keeping on Farms and Small Holdings" is a basic guide to raising chickens for eggs and meat on the small farm or at home. Written in 1904, this classic English text on poultry contains the basics of raising poultry, be it for eggs, for meat purposes or even just for pleasure. Included are all the basic elements of breed selection, coops and other forms of housing, how to hatch eggs, care of young chicks and much more. Some of the topics covered include Poultry Management, Housing, Feeding and Raising Chicks. Of particular interest is an entire chapter on raising and processing chickens for meat purposes.

CONDITION: Original orange cloth, gilt titling and design to the front board - several minor imperfections (see photographs). Browning to the top edge of the pages. Pages inside clean, crisp and bright. No inscriptions or notations. Overall, this copy is in good plus condition.

Added value:
First edition
Author(s):
Sir Walter Gilbey, Bart.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
22 cm x 14.5 cm x 1 cm
Edition:
1904
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
38
Publisher:
Vinton and Co.
Title:
Poultry Keeping on Farms and Small Holdings

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