Friday, November 20, 2009

History of the Bluefaced Leicester

Just in time for Christmas gift giving for the Bluefaced Leicester enthusiast on your list.

The Bluefaced Leicester
"A History of the Breed"
By: Jeremy Hunt
This 50 page black & white booklet was published in the UK by the Bluefaced Leicester Sheep Breeders' Association and is available here in the USA.
It takes an indepth look at the history and development of the Bluefaced Leicester starting with Robert Bakewell's work in the 1700's, and it includes many b&w photos fo the breed from as early as 1901.
Order your copy of
'The Bluefaced Leicester ~ A History of the Breed'
by sending your email request to:
The cost of the booklet w/ shipping (in the USA) is $ 23.