A Basic Chicken Guide.
For the small flock owner. Introduction by E. B. White.
First edition, first printing, of this post-war ABC on chicken rearing. “Right now the hen is in favor. The war has deified her and she is the darling of the home front” (E. B. White’s introduction).
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Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to spine and decoration to front board in blue. With the pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated in black and white. Contemporary bookseller’s ticket to front pastedown. An excellent copy in a price-clipped jacket with a few minor nicks.