This vintage book contains a comprehensive handbook on keeping canaries. It includes full directions for the breeding, rearing, and management of canaries and canary mules; information on cage making; formation of canary societies; exhibition canaries, their points, and how to breed and exhibit them; and all other matters connected with this fancy. This book constitutes an invaluable resource for the modern canary breeder, and it would make for a great addition to collections of related literature. The chapters include: "Cages and Cage-Making", "Breeding and Management", "Mule Breeding", "Diseases", "Moulting", "Miscellaneous", "The Original Canary", "The Belgian", etcetera. This antiquarian volume is being republished now in an affordable, modern edition - complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on aviculture.