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The British Pedigree Livestock Register 1990/91 : Volume 2 - Sheep, Pigs & Goats.
Cambridge, Hobsons Publishing. (ISBN: 1853244198) Soft Cover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. THE BRITISH PEDIGREE LIVESTOCK REGISTER 1990/91 : Volume 2 - Sheep, Pigs & Goats. PAPERBACK, 191 pages, illustrated. Previous owner's initials are on the title page, the page edges are slightly yellowed, spine is un-creased & the interior is in good condition with light use. Prompt dispatch. Good.
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Book number: 027376
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.09 | JP¥ 561]
Keywords: Farming_breeding_pigs_sheep_goats 1853244198

 
Cullyer's Tables for Measuring and Manuring Land and Thatchers' Work
London, Whittaker & Co, 1111, Nineteenth Impression. Paperback , 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. "CULLYER'S TABLES FOR THE USE OF FARMERS, PLANTERS, CORN MERCHANTS, MILLERS AND THATCHERS". CARD COVERS WITHOUT DUST JACKET, 150 pages. Embossed hard card covers with minor shelf wear around edges and corners. No date of publication on publisher's information - calculations are given in acres, roods, perches, imperial bushel. The binding is sound, the book has heavy foxing spots to end papers and light foxing to a few other pages & edges, however the interior/text is generally clean, clear & in good condition. Suitable as an acceptable reading/reference/research book with defects as noted. Acceptable/No Jacket.
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Book number: 015020
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.09 | JP¥ 561]
Keywords: Thatching Work, Farming

 
Grain Drying and Storage : A Farmelectric Handbook
Kenilworth, The Electricity Council/Farm-electric Centre. Soft Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Ex-Library. PAPERBACK, 79 pages, contents include - equipment for drying, storage drying in bin, storage drying on-floor, batch driers, grain chilling, grain cooling, equipment for handling grain, grain cleaning, grain weighing, store hygiene, safety, appropriate metric conversion factors, etc. A former library book with usual stamps, sticker residue, stickers, markings etc. The interior/text is clear, clean & in good condition, minor shelf wear to the covers, prompt dispatch. Acceptable.
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Book number: 028015
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.64 | JP¥ 842]
Keywords: Farming_grain

 
Making Aquatic Weeds Useful: Some Perspectives for Developing Countries
Washington, National Academy of Sciences, 1976. Soft Cover , 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ Tall. Report of an Ad Hoc Panel of the Advisory Committee on Technology Innovation Board on Science and Technology for International Development Commission on International Relations. Soft cover, 175 pages, illustrated. Clean interior, binding sound, spine un-creased. The covers show general marks, discolouration in some places & handling and shelf wear. Light spots to page edges. The interior is graded as good, the soft covers are graded as acceptable/fair. Packed well, prompt reliable dispatch. Acceptable.
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Book number: 017843
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 9.75 US$ 10.83 | JP¥ 1192]
Keywords: Farming, Agriculture, Ecology, Crops, Fish, Wildlife, Harvesting

 
The National Park Authority/Awdurdod Y Parc Cenedlaethol : A Guide for Members/Canllaw I Aelodau
Countryside Council for Wales, 1998. (ISBN: 1861690606) Soft Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Ex-Library. PAPERBACK, Welsh & English text, 32 pages in Welsh/and then the same information on 32 pages in English. A former library book with usual stamps, stickers, markings etc. Very clean internally. There is an approx. 1" tear to the top edge of the front cover with minor loss & a small sticker has been removed from the front cover leaving a light mark, minor shelf wear. Acceptable to Good.
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Book number: 028184
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.37 | JP¥ 701]
Keywords: Welsh_wales 1861690606

 
Pictorial Poultry-Keeping
London, C. Arthur Pearson Limited, 1962, Second Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. "This book will appeal to all those who have an interest in poultry-keeping - both domestic and commercial. The major part is devoted to housing, feeding and management for successful egg-production, while the rearing and preparation of table poultry is also amply covered. In addition, there are concise, informative sections on ducks, geese, turkeys as well as notes about bantams and guinea fowl". Hardcover with dust jacket, 208 pages, illustrated throughout. Clean and firm with minor shelf/edge wear to the DJ. Packed well, prompt dispatch. UK postage as quoted. Delivery to a destination not in the UK will attract additional postage. Good/Good.
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Book number: 025425
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.75 US$ 22.93 | JP¥ 2525]
Keywords: Chickens, Ducks, Geese, Turkeys, Guinea Fowl, Bantams

 
Rabbit Control - Booklet 22.
Fordingbridge, The Game Conservancy, 1976. Soft Cover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Ex-Library. "Rabbit Control - Booklet 22". Paperback booklet, 39 pages, with illustrations. A former library book with usual stamps, stickers and markings, a sticker has been removed from the front cover with loss to a section of the paper surface on the front cover. The interior is clean and in good condition and would be classed as 'good+'. Prompt dispatch. Acceptable.
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Book number: 025565
GBP 17.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.5 US$ 21.65 | JP¥ 2385]
Keywords: Rabbits and Game, Ferrets, Myxomatosis

 
Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution - Seventh Report - Agriculture and Pollution
London, HMSO, 1979. Soft Cover , 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ tall. Ex-Library..PAPERBACK. 280 pages. Clean soft covers with general library handling wear. small tear to front cover/spine joint at top corner, binding good, usual library stamps/markings. PACKED SECURELY AND DISPATCHED PROMPTLY.
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Book number: 010557
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.75 US$ 15.28 | JP¥ 1683]
Keywords: Farming, Pesticides, Fertilizers, Planning - Ecology - Chairman: Sir Hans Kornberg

 
ALAN PEARSON
An Introduction to Reservoir Trout Fishing
Marlborough, The Crowood Press, 1984. (ISBN: 0946284601) Hardcover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. [Reservoir trout fishing is the fastest growing branch of angling, attracting fishermen of all ages & from all walks of life - this concise but detailed introduction is intended for anyone who is keen to start or who would like to find out more about the sport]. HARDCOVER WITH PICTORIAL LAMINATED BOARDS, no dust jacket, 122 pages, illustrated, minor shelf wear & the pages & edges have yellowed a little. Packed securely, prompt dispatch. Good.
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Book number: 031002
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.37 | JP¥ 701]
Keywords: Fishing 0946284601

 
ALAN MORLEY
Morley's Dairy Farmers Encyclopedia
Kingswood, Surrey, Andrew George Elliot/Right Way Books. Hardcover , 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. HARDCOVER WITHOUT DUST JACKET, illustrated, 225 pages. Very clean boards with crisp gilt titles on the spine, previous owner's name on flyleaf [small name and very neat]. Clean and in good condition, light scattered spotting on some pages and edges. There is no date of publication noted on the publisher's details - this looks to be published approximately 1950s or 1960s, however this is un-confirmed and un-verified. [ file - BOX 407 ]. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 032776
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 US$ 11.46 | JP¥ 1263]
Keywords: Dairy Farming

 
ALAN BROOKS, REVISED BY ELIZABETH AGATE
Waterways and Wetlands
Wallingford, The British Trust for Conservation Volunteers, 1987, Reprint. (ISBN: 0950164380) Soft Cover , 4to - over 9¾ - 12" Tall. A PRACTICAL CONSERVATION HANDBOOK . Paperback, 186 pages, all-round good clean condition, a sticker has been removed from inside the front cover leaving a small mark - packed well, prompt reliable dispatch. Very Good.
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Book number: 022500
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.19 | JP¥ 1122]
Keywords: Conservation_ecology_countryside 0950164380

 
ALCOCK, IAN
A Hill Farmer's Year
Shrewsbury, Swan Hill Press, 1995. (ISBN: 1853104892) Hardcover with dust jacket, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. "This book seeks to open the eyes of all who are interested in the life of the British uplands in the 1990s & beyond & who are keen to look over the stone walls to learn more about the life of the fields & the hill grazings". HARDCOVER with dust jacket, 163 pages with illustrations by Rodger McPhail. Clean & firm with very light minimal spotting. Minor shelf wear. Good/Good.
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Book number: 027277
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.64 | JP¥ 842]
Keywords: Farming 1853104892

 
ALLABY, MICHAEL
Making and Managing a Smallholding
London, BCA, 1980. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ tall. 192 pages, clean boards & interior, clean DJ with minor chips to corners & light foxing to inside flaps, a good copy in a strong binding, packed securely & dispatched promptly. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: 013960
GBP 5.50 [Appr.: EURO 6.5 US$ 7 | JP¥ 772]
Keywords: Farming, Livestock, Crofting

 
ALLAN JOBSON
Suffolk Remembered
London, The Country Book Club, 1971, Reprint. Hardcover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. HARDCOVER WITHOUT DUST JACKET, 188 pages. Illustrated. The interior/text is clear & clean, light mark & yellowing to the page edges & the boards are very clean with crisp gilt titles on the spine. [FILE - 018450]. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 032147
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.37 | JP¥ 701]
Keywords: Country Life

 
ALLEN, DAVID ELLISTON
The Naturalist in Britain Signed a Social History
London, Penguin Books, 1978. (ISBN: 014021951X) Paperback , 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall...Paperback. 292 Pages, illustrated. A good copy, author's signature on front endpaper [unconfirmed], softcovers bright and clean, minor shelf wear. Packed securely and dispatched promptly. Good.
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Book number: 012246
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.64 | JP¥ 842]
Keywords: Countryside, Natural History, Nature 014021951x

 
ANDREAE, BERND
The Economics of Tropical Agriculture
Slough, Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux, 1980. (ISBN: 0851984533) Hardcover with dust jacket, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 178 pages, English text, clean boards, binding strong, clean and bright DJ [one very small hole to DJ edge], boards slightly bowed, interior clean, packed securely and dispatched promptly. Very Good/Acceptable.
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Book number: 012838
GBP 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 16 US$ 17.83 | JP¥ 1964]
Keywords: Farming, Agricultural Science 0851984533

 
ANN WILLIAMS
Backyard Farming
Dorchester, Prism Press, 1978. (ISBN: 090472767X) Hardcover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. HARDCOVER WITHOUT DUST JACKET, 280 pages, illustrations by Colin Browning. Clean & in good condition, with slightly faded areas around the edges of the boards & on the spine. The gilt titles on the spine are clear & crisp & the pages & edges have yellowed a little. [FILE - 022617]. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 032105
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.37 | JP¥ 701]
Keywords: Farming 090472767x

 
ARCHER, FRED
Hay Days : Memories of Country Life in the 1920s
Stroud, Sutton Publishing Limited, 2001. (ISBN: 0750927941) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Ex-Library. HARDCOVER with dust jacket, 142 pages, with illustrations, a former library book with usual stamps, sticker residue & markings. The pages & page edges have yellowed, the DJ is clean and sits a little loosely on the boards. Acceptable/Acceptable.
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Book number: 027072
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.64 | JP¥ 842]
Keywords: Farming_country Life_countryside_ploughing_horse-Team 0750927941

 
ATKINSON, ROBERT
Growing Apples
London, The Garden Book Club. Hard Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardcover without dust jacket, 127 pages, with illustrations, no date noted and probably a reprint, clean boards, slight yellowing to pages and spotting in some places, previous owner's name neatly on the first non-text page, the interior looks to be clean and in good condition. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 026225
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.64 | JP¥ 842]
Keywords: Horticulture_gardening_orchard Management_farming

 
BALDWIN, NICK
A History of Farm Tractors
Leicester, PRC Ltd, 1995, Reprint. (ISBN: 185648226X) Hard Cover. with dust jacket, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Ex-Library. "This book encompasses the first sixty years of tractor design & development - in over 150 period black & white photographs of tractors performing their original functions [i.e. not 'preserved' examples], the amazing variety of makes & types is readily apparent. Although the context is British, a large percentage of the machines illustrated are American-built, or their designs influenced by American practice etc.". HARDCOVER with dust jacket, a former library book with stamps etc. The front free endpaper has been removed. Clean & in good condition internally with light library use. Clean & bright dust jacket. Acceptable/Good.
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Book number: 027281
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 US$ 11.46 | JP¥ 1263]
Keywords: Farm Vehicles 185648226x

 
BARNETT, ANTHONY ; SCRUTON, ROGER [EDITORS]
Town and Country
London, Jonathan Cape, 1998. (ISBN: 0224052500) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Ex-Library. Hardback with dust jacket, 379 pages. A former library book withdrawn with stamps and sticker residue. May have marks inside however the interior appears to be generally clean. The DJ is clean and glossy. Packed well, prompt reliable dispatch. Acceptable/Good.
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Book number: 019086
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 9.25 US$ 10.19 | JP¥ 1122]
Keywords: Countryside_myths_food_animals_development_settlement_urban Futures 0224052500

 
BARRON, NORMAN
The Dairy Farmer's Veterinary Book - a Complete Guide to the Farm Treatment and Control of Cow Diseases
Ipswich, Dairy Farmer [Books] Ltd, 1952, 4th Edition. Hard Cover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Hardcover without dust jacket, 188 pages, with illustrations. Clean boards in good condition with fading to the lettering on the spine. Previous owner's gift message dated 1953 is on the first non-text page. The interior appears to be clean and in good condition generally with light marks in a few places. Minor spotting to page edges and endpapers. Prompt dispatch. Acceptable/No Jacket.
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Book number: 025760
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 12.74 | JP¥ 1403]
Keywords: Farming_dairy Cows_diseases

 
BEEDELL, SUZANNE IN ASSOCIATION WITH BARBARA HARGREAVES
The Complete Guide to Country Living - a Discursive Dictionary
Newton Abbot, David & Charles, 1979. (ISBN: 0715376659) Hard Cover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Hardback without dust jacket, 256 pages, illustrated throughout. Binding sound, clean and firm, small reference mark in red biro on front endpaper, minor shelf wear. Packed well, prompt reliable dispatch. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 019565
GBP 11.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 US$ 14.01 | JP¥ 1543]
Keywords: Rural Life_country Living_farming_small Holdings_acricultural 0715376659

 
BERKELEY HILL
An Introduction to Economics for Students of Agriculture
Oxford, Pergamon Press, 1980, First Edition 1980. (ISBN: 0080205097) Soft Cover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stated First Edition. Paperback, 346 pages, clean and firm, light use - packed well, prompt dispatch. Good.
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Book number: 023963
GBP 7.00 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 8.92 | JP¥ 982]
Keywords: Economics Agriculture_economic Aspects 0080205097

 
BOATFIELD, GRAHAM; HAMILTON, IAN
Calculations for Agriculture and Horticulture
Ipswich, Farming Press Books, 1990, Reprinted [with amendments]. (ISBN: 0852361459) Soft Cover , 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Ex-Library. Farming Book Series. Paperback, 116 pages, a former library book with usual stamps, stickers and markings, all-round clean and with light library use, spine sun-faded, prompt dispatch. Acceptable.
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Book number: 025943
GBP 3.50 [Appr.: EURO 4 US$ 4.46 | JP¥ 491]
Keywords: Farming_gardening 0852361459

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