The Magnificent Chicken

Portraits of the Fairest Fowl
Author(s): Ira Glass
Original Publish Date: Jan 25, 2013
Product Number: EB00045877
Released: Feb 13, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781452125626
Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC
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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 classic The Fairest Fowl, now retitled The Magnificent Chicken. Updated 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.