The Illustrated Guide to Pigs

Autor Celia Lewis
en Limba Engleză Hardback – 15 iul 2011
The Illustrated Guide to Pigs covers the 35 most familiar breeds of pigs in Europe and North America. The breed profiles are written in engaging text that covers the history of each breed, its main characteristics and information about how to look after them. Each breed has been illustrated with delightful paintings by the author.

Introductory sections contain practical advice about pig-rearing and husbandry, and outline the differences between breeds, including the pros and cons of keeping pure breeds and cross breeds.

Whether you're looking to raise your own pigs or simply love these intelligent and endearing animals, this book is a must-have.
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ISBN-13: 9781408140406
ISBN-10: 1408140403
Pagini: 160
Ilustrații: 150+ full colour paintings
Dimensiuni: 262 x 219 x 17 mm
Greutate: 0.77 kg
Editura: Bloomsbury Publishing
Locul publicării:London, United Kingdom


With the resurgence of interest in raising animals, this book is ideal for anyone who would like to keep and breed pigs and wants to choose the most suitable breed for their needs and circumstances

Notă biografică

Celia Lewis is an accomplished artist and is passionate about the animals that she draws and paints. She is the author of the best-selling, The Illustrated Guide to Chickens (A & C Black).


‘Celia Lewis' book is an utterly charming and entertaining read...a pig-lover's dream'


Delightful, large-format, fully illustrated guide to more than 35 breeds of pigs and how to look after them.