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Fulton, Robert.

THE ILLUSTRATED BOOK OF PIGEONS.

With Standards for Judging. Edited by Lewis Wright. Cassell Petter & Galpin London, Paris & New York N.d. c.[1874-6].
1st Ed. 4to. viii + 392pp. 71 figures, 49 chromolitho. plates [only of 50]. Some light browning, repair to verso of one plate, front f.e.p. lacking upper leading corner, contemporary gilt rule edged half morocco with cloth boards, lightly faded and soiled, gilt motifs and lettering to sl. rubbed spine. Apparently originally published in parts. This copy appears to be the first edition in bookform as in 1878 Cassell Petter & Galpin, became Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Company.
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