circa.1915.  pages; illustrations; brown paper wrapper (4 1/2 x 8 1/4 inch) tied with a silk string. Issued by A.E. Beassey of Sunnyvale, California who was a breeder of Houdans, 15 eggs for five dollars. Houdans are a breed of chickens native to France, having a fancy crest with five toes, coming in two colors - white and mottled. They are kept for both eggs and meat and have a quick rate of maturation. An unusual booklet by Mr. Bessey with illustrations of the stages of growth and brief comments. Fine clean copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Illustrated Catalog of Houdans.
Publisher: Press of Melvin & Murgotten.
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Collectible-Fine
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