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The Encyclopedia of Poultry.

By: Hicks, Stephen.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: P.R.Gawthron Ltd.: 0

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 006264

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Red cloth covers with gilt titles. Fading to spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. Revised edition. With pp662. No date, with stamp of previous owner. With b&w illustrations. The Encyclopedia of Poultry. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Keeping Chickens.

By: Hobson, Jeremy & Lewis Celia.

Price: £7.99

Publisher: David & Charles, 2013. 9780715336250: 2013

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2268

ISBN: 0715336258

Condition: As New


Softcover in MINT condition. Reprinted edition, pp176. With colour illustrations and index. Keeping chickens is a popular and growing pastime, so find out all you need to know in this must-have book. * Covers everything from egg-laying to ease of keeping for over 70 different breeds * Discover how to set up and maintain a healthy hen house to keep your chickens warm, dry and safe from predators * Practical advice on hygiene, disease and healthcare ensures that your flock is always in pristine show condition * Learn about broody birds and egg incubation, and rear a new generation of chicks to b... View more info

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Land, Labour and Agriculture, 1700-1920: Essays for Gordon Mingay

By: Holderness, B.A; Turner, Michael

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hambledon Continuum: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006928

ISBN: 1852850426

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp xxiv, 262, b&w maps and scales, index. View more info

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James Inwick: Ploughman and Elder

By: Hunter, P. Hay.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oliphanr Alexander & Ferrier: 1895

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 007063

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in original green cloth covered boards with decorative gilt titles to spine and decorative black titles to front board, some light shelfwear and minor marking but otherwise in Very Good condition commensurate with age. Second edition, pp 256, glossary. View more info

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A Hill Farmer's Year

By: I.C.N. Alcock

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Swan Hill Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006576

ISBN: 1853104892

Condition: As New


Hardcover in As New condition with As New dustwrapper. First edition, Signed by Author on title page, pp 163, colour illustrations. View more info

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Goats for Fibre: A Guide to Producing Mohair, Cashmere, and Cashgora in Great Britain

By: James Morris; John Hepburn; Michael Wilkinson; Barbara Stark

Price: £12.00

Publisher: National Angora Stud: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005795

ISBN: 0951254308

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, slightly faded spine but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp x, 109, b&w illustrations and diagrams, colour plates, appendices, index. View more info

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The Story of the Wellington Foundry, Lincoln: History of William Foster & Co.Ltd

By: Lane, Michael R.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Michael R Lane: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005735

ISBN: 0906290155

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover with brown cloth covered boards with gilt titles on spine, in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some very light shelfwear, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap and in otherwise Fine condition. First edition, pp viii, 192, numerous b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout, appendices, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Cotton: Tropical Agriculture Series.

By: Munro, John M.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Longman, 1987.: 1987

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 1458

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very good condition, some bubbles in dustwrapper where lamination is coming loose and some small tears but otherwise in Very Good condition. Second revised edition, pp ix, 436, b&w illustrations and diagrams throughout, references, index. A to producing cotton. SCARCE. View more info

Farm Life 1900-2000

By: Murray, Harold Morrison.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005801

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card cover, some slight shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 40, b&w illustrations. Farm Life 1900-2000: One Hundred Years of Rural Life. View more info

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Scottish Cashmere.

By: Russel, A.J.F., Maxwell, T.J.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Scottish Cashmere Producers Association: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005794

ISBN: 1870547004

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some slight fading and wear to spine, rear cover has some small marks and a scuff and some small creases but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 60, colour illustrations, relevant adverts to rear. Contains a note from the Scottish Cashmere Producers Association. Very Scarce View more info

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Cashmere, Mohair and other Luxury Animal Fibres for the Breeder and Spinner.

By: Ryder, M.L.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: White Rose II: 1987

Seller ID: 005789

ISBN: 0950610615

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear and very light fading to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 24, b&w illustrations and diagrams. Scarce title. View more info

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Scottish Rural Society in the Sixteenth Century

By: Sanderson, Margaret H. B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Donald: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005918

ISBN: 0859760278

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with gilt titles in Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp ix, 286, place names, events, glossary, index. View more info

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The Book of the Farm Detailing the Labours of the Farmer, Farm-Steward, Ploughman, Shepherd, Hedger, Farm-Labourer, Field-Worker, and Cattleman.

By: Stephens, Henry; MacDonald, James.

Price: £375.00

Publisher: William Blackwood & Sons Ltd.: 1891

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 006080

Condition: Very Good


Six Volumes complete. Hardcovers bound in original brown cloth with gilt titles on spine and gilt plough illustration on front board, some light shelfwear but overall in Very Good condition. 1889-1891. This Fourth Edition has now been split into six volumes, revised, and in great part rewritten by James MacDonald. 38 Animal plates all with tissue guards as called for but not bound chronologically, plus 8 plates of Farm Buildings. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 5KG, SO ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. Division I: pp xviii (including prefactory notes and contents), 1-256, ... View more info

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The Sheep Book for Smallholders

By: Tim Tyne

Price: £70.00

Publisher: The Good Life Press: 2012

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006421

ISBN: 190487164X

Condition: As New


Laminated hardcover in As New condition. Second edition, pp 320, b&w illustrations, index. The long awaited book is the most comprehensive title on keeping sheep on a smallscale. Whether the reader keeps sheep for pleasure or profit this key text covers all the essential information needed to wholly care for their flock. Split into sections and divided into seasons it includes selecting the breed fit for the job, housing, feeding, grass management, obstetrics, laming, ailments, slaughter, butchering, sheepdog training and a section devoted to the processing of the fleece including wool, spin... View more info

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Poultry: A Guide to Management.

By: Twinch, Carol.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: The Crowood Press, 2010. 9781852237554: 2010

Seller ID: 2269

ISBN: 1852237554

Condition: As New


Softback in MINT condition. pp122, with b&w illustrations, with glossary and index.Aimed at smallholders, hobbyists, and enthusiasts, this book is designed to cater for the needs of those who have only limited resources, both in time and money. It offers comprehensive information on breeds, stock selection, housing, and equipment, and shows how the use of controlled artificial lighting can increase egg production. Advice on breeding, health, and disease make the book valuable reading to both commercial keepers and those interested in showing. S30. View more info

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Estancia Life: Agricultural, Economic and Cultural Aspects of Argentine Farming

By: Walter Larden

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Blaine Ethridge Books: 1975

Edition: Modern Reprint

Seller ID: 006232

ISBN: 087917031X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in green cloth with gilt titles to spine, some slight bumping to head and foot of spine and small mark to bottom edge of first 10 pages but otherwise in Very Good condition, no jacket. Reprint of 1911 edition, pp 320, b&w illustrations, statistics, glossary, index. A look at travel, the people, plants and animals and geography of Argentina with focus on Farming, View more info

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The Ancient White Cattle of Britiain and their Descendants.

By: Whitehead, G. Kenneth.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006251

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in red cloth covered boards, cow motif on front cover, titles to spine, spine lightly faded, some slight bumping to edges and corners, one or two small marks to boards and endpapers foxed but internally unaffected and in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, Signed on title page by author, pp 174, b&w plates, bibliography, appendix, index. Scarce View more info

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Agriculture and Society in Seventeenth Century Scotland.

By: Whyte, Ian D.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: John Donald Publishers Ltd: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005916

ISBN: 0859760332

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in green cloth covered boards with gilt titles on spine, previous owners bookplate, in Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp ix, 301, charts and tables, appendices, bibliography, index. View more info