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Illustrated Catalog of Houdans.

Bessey, A.W.

Published by Press of Melvin & Murgotten., San Jose, California
Condition: Collectible-Fine Soft cover
From Barry Cassidy Rare Books (Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.)

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circa.1915. [11] 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 # 12268

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Title: Illustrated Catalog of Houdans.

Publisher: Press of Melvin & Murgotten., San Jose, California

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Collectible-Fine

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