The Poultry Book (3 vols.).
Willis Grant and George O. Brown, editors ; Illustrated by Harrison Weir.
Doubleday, Page and Company
Red cloth with gilt-stamped title on spines and front covers, 25 cm., 3 vols.
Vol 1 with 14 color plates, 20 black and white plates and numerous black and
white illustrations. Vol. II with nine color plates, 14 black and white plates,
and numerous black and white illustrations. Vol. III with 13 color plates, eight
black and white plates and numerous black and white illustrations.
This is a set of three books The Poultry Book. Book is by
many expert American breeders and Harrison Weir, under the editorship of Prof.
Willis Grant Johnson and George O Brown. Volumes I and II published September
1904. Second edition. Volume III published April 1905. Illustrated from drawings
in color (14 in Vol. I, 9 in Vol. II and 13 in Vol. III) and black and white by
Harrison Weir and from photographs. 1310 pages. Books are heavy and pages are
nice. Prior owners name and some pencil writing in front. Weak hinges in Vol II.
Vol III front hinge broken but intact. Overall in good condition. No noted tears
or writing except as noted above.
Item # 3VOL- WEIR
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