Cook\\\'s Poultry Breeder and Feeder or, How to Make poultry Pay circa 1882. No date to publication but preface is dated 1882 and this would appear to be a 1st edition. Hard back small book with cloth cover gilt lettered and black tooled with leaf decoration. Spine faded and marked and corners bruised.The inside is pretty clean for a book of this age. There is a pencil inscription of the previous owner from 1889. The back fly leaf has been secured with brown adhesive paper but the rest of the book is firm. there are some good illustrations of various breeds and a lot of text plus adverts of the time. A rare book.