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Creator:
Cooper, J. W. (John W.), approximately 1803-, author, publisher.
Title(s):

Game fowls, their origin and history : with a description of the breeds, strains, and crosses : the American and English modes of feeding, training, and heeling : how to breed and cross, together with a description and treatment of all diseases incident to game fowls / by J.W. Cooper, M.D.

Additional Title(s):

Treatise on cocking.

Edition:
Standard edition.
Published/Created:
West Chester, Pa. : Published and sold by the author ..., [1869]
Physical Description:
304 pages, [2] leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF503 .C66 1869
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
First published in 1859 under title: A treatise on cocking.
Chromolithographs printed by Longacre & Co., Philadelphia.
"Price $5.00. Address by mail Dr. J.W. Cooper, West Chester, Pa."--Imprint.
"Entered according to an Act of Congress in the year 1869, by J.W. Cooper, M.D., in the Clerk's Office of the United States for the Eastern district of Pennsylvania."--Page [3].
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's green cloth, stamped in gold.
Subject Terms:
Cockfighting.
Game fowl.
Form/Genre:
Chromolithographs -- 1869.
Contributors:
Longacre & Co., printer of plates.
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