This antique text contains the first part of a four-part treatise on the keeping and management of pigeons. This part concentrates on subjects such as anatomy, physiology, kinds of pigeons, conformation, and the reproducers. The author of this book draws his knowledge from forty years worth of experience in the subject, and intended this book for the true pigeon fanciers who might benefit from his wealth of experience. The chapters of this book include: Anatomy and Physiology, The Skeleton, The Muscles, The Wings, The Organs of Digestion, The Organs of Respiration, The Circulation of the Blood, The Genital Organs, The Senses, Formation of the Pigeon, The Composition of the Body of the Pigeon, The Different Kinds of Pigeon, Different Kinds of Belgian Pigeons, The Present Day Races, The Belgian Carrier Pigeon, et cetera. This text has been elected for modern republication due to its educational value, and we are proud to republish it here complete with a new introduction on pigeons.
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|Size: ||3.8 MB|
|Publisher: ||Harrison Press|
|Date published: || 2014|
|ISBN: ||9781473395411 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|