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Beautiful Chickens: Portraits of Champion Breeds

Beautiful Chickens: Portraits of Champion Breeds

Christie Aschwanden

Portraits of forty champion hens and cocks, with descriptions of each breed, covering their origins, physical attributes, and uses.
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Portraits of forty champion breeds, hen picked for your enjoyment. The latest title in the successful Beautiful...series (following in the groundbreaking hoof-prints of Beautiful Sheep, Pigs, and Cows), Beautiful Chickens takes the humble farmyard fowl and places it in the frame of a top portrait photographer. Stylishly lit and shot against a studio background, the portraits showcase forty of the world's most distinctive breeds, primped and preened for their moment of fame at assorted livestock shows. Featuring prize-winning cocks and hens, this is the ultimate in poultry portraiture. The book includes descriptions of each breed, covering their origins, physical attributes, and uses. There's also a history of hens and roosters through the ages, an introduction to the breed basics, and reportage photography from behind the scenes. Beautiful Chickens is the perfect gift for anyone, whether their fancy is for all things fowl or simply for beautiful photography. It's the coffee-table book guaranteed to get your guests talking, whether clucking over the remarkable imagery or ruffling feathers with poultry observations.

Product Description

Title - Beautiful Chickens: Portraits of Champion Breeds

Edition -

Author - Christie Aschwanden

ISBN 13 - 9780711231924

Imprint - Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd

Publisher - Quarto Publishing PLC

Date Published - 03/03/2011

Prize -

No. of pages -

Binding Type - Paperback

Dimensions - 250 x 210 x mm

Weight - g

Languages - English