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Songbirds in Singapore: Growth of A Pastime - L. Layton
Songbirds in Singapore: Growth of A Pastime - L. Layton
$15.00
Manufacturer Number: SN1
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Songbirds in Singapore:... Growth of A Pastime... by... L. Layton... This fascinating book looks at the hobby of keeping songbirds in cages by all three of the main races in Singapore from its founding until the end of the last century. Such birds are kept for different reasons than in...

Songbirds in Singapore:

Growth of A Pastime

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L. Layton

This fascinating book looks at the hobby of keeping songbirds in cages by all three of the main races in Singapore from its founding until the end of the last century. Such birds are kept for different reasons than in the West and very often treated more lovingly in Asia. The book has both early and modern illustrations in black and white and in colour. 89 pages. The contents include

  • The Growth of Bird-Keeping in Singapore -
  • Why A Songbird? -
  • The Most Popular Songbirds -
  • Beginning with a Songbird -
  • Songbird Care and Training -
  • Bird-singing as a Sport -
  • Cages and Accessories &
  • The Future of the Songbird Tradition.
  • There is also a bibliography.
  • Very Good Hardback First Edition

Weight 0.4kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by Oxford University Press,Singapore,1991. ISBN: 9780195889994

Condition: The cover has a bit of dirt around the edges. The inside covers and opposite end papers in each case have a bit of  mild tanning. Otherwise The binding is tight and there is no tanning throughout.


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