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Lewis WRIGHT - The Book of Poultry
This Page is provided as a REFERENCE
RESOURCE - it is NOT an Inventory.
After very many years in the Trade, we are now retired and the Postaprint Website as such is no longer available.
However this large collection of Reference Pages is being left on line, as we hope you will find them to informative and helpful. They provide details of many of the maps, books and engravings we had the pleasure of dealing in over so many years.
My wife's store on eBay offers many delightful antiquarian maps & prints & engravings.
For a complete index of all such Reference Pages PLEASE DO CLICK HERE.
This REFERENCE PAGE is a record of the prints, with many scanned illustrations.
CLICK ON THE SAMPLE IMAGE TO VIEW A LARGER VERSION OF ' SILVER-GREY DORKINGS'
[THE CONTENTS DO VARY SLIGHTLY BETWEEN EDITIONS.]
CLICK ON THE TEXT TO SEE FURTHER SCANNED IMAGES
BROWN LEGHORNS (Cromolithograph)
BROWN RED GAME
EXHIBITION GAME (Chromolithograph)
GAME BANTAMS (Chromolithograph)
GOLD PENCILLED HAMBURGHS
GOLD SPANGLED HAMBURGHS
GOLD SPANGLED POLISH
OLD ENGLISH GAME: BLACK-RED COCK AND CLAY HEN
OLD ENGLISH GAME: SPANGLED
PARTRIDGE COCHINS (Chromolithograph)
PEKIN DUCKS + INDIAN RUNNER DUCKS
SILVER GREY DORKINGS
SILVER LACED WYANDOTTES
Lewis WRIGHT produced THE ILLUSTRATED BOOK OF POULTRY in c.1870. This ran to numerous editions, being replaced at the turn of the Century by THE BOOK OF POULTRY, Edited by S.H. LEWER. The prints depicted here emanate from the later (Lewer) edition.
The overall size of these colour prints is some 10.5x8 inches, with an engraved area of about 8x6 inches (225x160 mm)
We can usually offer a good selection of these collectible and genuine antiquarian prints.
These are ideally suitable for framing. All are offered ON APPROVAL.
A simple click of this button will list our current inventory
Your may find the following to be of interest
Coloured Prints of Poultry by Megargee
Acorn Hollow Bantams (Poultry Links)
American Poultry Association On-Line
The Poultry Ring
We are specialist mail order suppliers of collectible historical antique maps and engravings,
including prints of poultry - chicken, ducks, geese, turkeys, etc.