The Magnificent Chicken
Portraits of the Fairest FowlBook - 2013
With backyard chicken keeping and urban farming at an all-time high, the proudest of purebred poultry take center stage once again in this fully revised and expanded edition of the classicThe Fairest Fowl, now retitledThe Magnificent Chicken. Updated in hardcover with even more chickens and an enlarged resource section, this celebration of the wonder, peculiarity, and magnificence of championship chickens showcases more than 40 astonishing breeds in glamorous photos--many brand new--and informative text, while an introduction by Ira Glass explores the finer points of poultry shows and chicken portraiture.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 
Characteristics: 131 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm