About this Book
This book has been written in hardback with over 113 colour pictures, it contains 160 pages covering all British birds and their hybrids, there are 9 different colour plates of hybrid family groups see examples opposite.
Also included is an expectation chart explaining your chances of producing all hybrids and which birds give you the best chances of success.
The book has over 33,000 words explaining everything from Pairing, Feeding, Housing, General Management, Exhibition and many useful tips.
And travels back in time to tell you about some winning hybrids from yesteryear.
see the first pictures of the Linnet x Crossbill, Crossbill x Bullfinch and Goldfinch x Crossbill in any UK book, lots of the bird photographs in this book were taken by Tony Tilford and the late Dennis Avon the best UK photographers specialising in aviculture.
Without doubt this is by far the best book on this subject I have read that has been published in the last 50 years. A book with everything for champion and novice alike, interesting text and 5 star quality photographs, a must for the book shelves of every breeder and keeper of British birds.