This antiquarian volume contains a large collection of articles on mallards, the mandarin, the Aylesbury, the Muscovy, and many other breeds of duck. Containing a wealth of information, detailed descriptions, economic qualities, and histories of the breeds, this profusely illustrated guide constitutes an invaluable resource for the duck enthusiast. It will make for a great addition to any collection of related literature. The chapters of this book include: 'Comparative Studies on the Behavior of Anatinae', 'Domestic Geese and Ducks', 'Domestic Poultry: A Practical Treatise on the Preferable Breeds of Farm-Yard Poultry', 'Ducks and Duck Breeding', 'Races of Domestic Poultry', 'The Care and Propagation of Ornamental Waterfowl', etcetera. We are proud to republish this book, now complete with a new introduction on poultry farming.