Sign In | Register
The Amateur's Manual; Or, Specific Mating Of Thorough-bred Fowls by  I. K. [Isaac Kimball] Felch - First Edition - 1877 - from Hurley Books and Biblio.com

The Amateur's Manual; Or, Specific Mating Of Thorough-bred Fowls

by Felch, I. K. [Isaac Kimball]

Condition: Good+; Boards a bit soiled, front inner hinge cracked, as usual, else a tight attractive copy.


Boston: Boston Photo-Elect.. Good+; Boards a bit soiled, front inner hinge cracked, as usual, . else a tight attractive copy.. 1877. First Edition. Hardcover. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Cloth with printed boards, 110p., illustrated, 15 pages of related ads. **Norris#60: "the first book by...the first man in the U. S. to make a living from breeding and exhibiting poultry". .


  • Bookseller: Hurley Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1941
  • Title: The Amateur's Manual; Or, Specific Mating Of Thorough-bred Fowls
  • Author: Felch, I. K. [Isaac Kimball]
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good+; Boards a bit soiled, front inner hinge cracked, as usual, else a tight attractive copy.
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Boston Photo-Elect.
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1877
  • Keywords: Farm, Poultry, fancy poultry, Heritage Livestock


Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed....[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers.The cloth is stretched ove...[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback.  A...[more]
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases ...[more]
soiled
Generally refers to minor discoloration or staining.
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use....[more]
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate, r...[more]

$100.00

$3.95 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Make an offer
Add to wishlist




Browse Rare Books

Browse rare books

Interested in rare and collectible books? Booksellers from around the world showcase some of their finest in Biblio's rare book room.

Books on NYC

Collecting Books on NYC

This gallery is dedicated to some of the best fiction and nonfiction portraying one of the greatest cities in the world. We Heart NYC!  Enjoy browsing these books on New York City.


Trustpilot