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The Illustrated Guide to Ducks and Geese and Other Domestic Fowl: How to Choose Them, How to Keep Them

Handbook / Manual

By: Celia Lewis

160 pages, colour illustrations

A & C Black

Hardback | Jul 2012 | #194879 | ISBN-13: 9781408152645
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About this book

The Illustrated Guide to Ducks and Geese and Other Domestic Fowl covers the most familiar breeds of domestic ducks, geese, turkeys, guinea fowl and quail in Europe and North America, with concise text about each one and illustrated with delightful paintings by the author. Introductory sections contain practical advice about poultry rearing and husbandry, and outline the differences between breeds, including the pros and cons of commercial and rare breeds, and selecting for different kinds of meat.


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Biography

Celia Lewis is an accomplished artist and the author of the bestselling Illustrated Guide to Chickens and the Illustrated Guide to Pigs.

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