Cassell's Book of Poultry
Artist: J.W. Ludlow, a ornithological artist
Editor: Lewis Wright, author of The Practical Poultry Keeper and The Brahma Fowl.
Publisher: Cassell's & Co. British book publishing company, founded in 1848 by John Cassell. In 1855
it was acquired by Galpin & Petter. By 1878 it was known as Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co.
Size: 10 ¾ x 8"
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The Illustrated Book of Poultry one of the most popular books from its first edition in 1880 to the present time. It is noted for its crisp, beautiful chromolithographs.