[KARSWOOD COMPANY]. Fortunes From Eggs. Being a collection of actual results obtained by the leading poultry breeders, and the most wide-awake poultry keepers. Done into a book by the Karswood Company of Manchester, England, in the year one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
Colour plates within the text (as part of page count), other illustrations within the text.
Interior: Pages age toned, occasional spotting.
Exterior: Publisher’s brown/tan wrappers with pictorial illustration of a White Leghorn Cockerel. (Spine is torn, general wear to wrappers,
Binding: Generally good, though text block splitting in places.
Sections within include: “Preparing Fowls For Exhibition….”, “The Intensive System”, “How To Rear Every Chick to Maturity”, “White Leghorns. Which Breed To Keep”, “Poultry Houses And Runs”.
N.B. :The advice given within this book is of its time and may not be accurate any more!
PROVENANCE: Previous owner’s signature inside on front endpaper and initials on front paste-down.
8vo. Manchester: Karswood, [no date. c.1919/20].
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