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British Game Fowl Poultry Book by Ian Kay.

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British Game Fowl covers the history and development of Game Fowl in the UK. From birds brought to these shores by the Romans and Phoenicians, early cockfighting and Game Fowl Clubs, through to the current exhibition breeds of Modern, Cornish/Indian, Oxford and Carlisle Game. We also have a look at Game in Australia.

With over 35,000 words, supported by nearly 300 colour and sepia photographs, many of these from the 1930's that have never been published before. British Game Fowl is not just historical, it is Heritage, which will appeal to both new and experienced breeders and exhibitors, providing tips on exhibition and breeding pens.

Not only will you enjoy reading the content, you will be able to admire the wonderful photographs, probably for many, many years to come.

Description

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British Game Fowl covers the history and development of Game Fowl in the UK. From birds brought to these shores by the Romans and Phoenicians, early cockfighting and Game Fowl Clubs, through to the current exhibition breeds of Modern, Cornish/Indian, Oxford and Carlisle Game. We also have a look at Game in Australia.

With over 35,000 words, supported by nearly 300 colour and sepia photographs, many of these from the 1930's that have never been published before. British Game Fowl is not just historical, it is Heritage, which will appeal to both new and experienced breeders and exhibitors, providing tips on exhibition and breeding pens.

Not only will you enjoy reading the content, you will be able to admire the wonderful photographs, probably for many, many years to come.

This book contains 112 pages.

Content;

Chapter 1.
The True & Traditional Game Fowl
A short history of cockfighting
The Old English Game Fowl Club
The Oxford OEG Club
Oxford v Carlisle
Outstanding Strains & Legendary Characters
Holcombe OEG Show
The History of the OEG Midland Game Club
Ginger Breasted Ginger Reds
Hennies by John James

Chapter 2.
Cornish Game Large Fowl

Chapter 3.
Modern Game Large Fowl

Chapter 4.
Carlisle Old English Game
The Australian View

Chapter 5.
Cornish Game Bantams

Chapter 6.
Modern Game Bantams

Chapter 7.
Old English Game Bantams

Chapter 8.
Breeding Pen Suggestions

Chapter 9.

Pen Training & Presentation

Chapter 10.
Judging Show Champions

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