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1
THE SUFFOLK SHOW IPSWICH 1990BB1417
Bandstand, Suffolk 1990 First Edition Green Paper Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A ticket holder for Vice Presidents members and exhibitors. Unused in original envelope. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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2 Agricultral Journal
THE JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF ENGLAND Volume the Second 1841Pa752
John Murray, London 1841 1st edition Half Calf, hard covers Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
cxxviii, 422pp. 6 plates. Extremities a trifle rubbed otherwise an attractive and sound example. Pub. half-calf binding with marbled boards [small loss]. Gilt stamped titles and compartmnets to the spine. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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3 Agricultral Journal
THE JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF ENGLAND Volume the twenty-fourthK460
John Murray, London 1863 Half Calf, hard covers Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
lxxiv, [2], viii, 673pp. One large folding table of manure effects on grassland. Original black polished half-calf with finely decorated gilt decoration to the spine with raised bands. Extremities a trifle rubbed otheriwse a very attractive and sound example 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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4 Alderson, Lawrence,
THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FARM ANIMALS,D397
Frederick Warne, London, 1978,, 
1st reprint, 191pp, illus. Throughout, 12mo, d.j., fine condition, price-clipped. Number 66 in the series. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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5 Allaby, Michael.
A YEAR IN THE LIFE OF A FIELDBB847
David & Charles., Newton Abbot 1981 0-7153-7889-9 / 9780715378892 First Edition Green Cloth V. G. Ex-Library V G 8vo - over 73/4" - 93/4" tall 
208pp, with over 43 illustrations. An observed account of a year in an ordinary eight-and -a-half acre farm field,by M. Allaby, ecologist and naturalist. Slip-case protected by plastic cover. A clean copy, lacks front f.e.p. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6 Archer, Fred
A LAD OF EVESHAM VALEJ281
Country Book Club, Newton Abbot 1974 hardback fine V G Chipped and Foxed 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
159pp. Originally pub. 1972 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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A GOOD LIVING, Barrett, Hugh
7 Barrett, Hugh
A GOOD LIVINGP469
Old Pond Publishing, Ipswich 2002 1903366038 / 9781903366035 reprint paperback Fine 8vo 
262pp. Farming from 1936 to 1949, 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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8 Batty, J.
THE SUSSEX AND DORKING FOWLSG264
Beech Publishing House, Midhurst, W.Sussex, United Kingdom 1996 1857361660 / 9781857361667 1st edition Fine Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
96pp, illus., index, bw & col plates. History of the breeds using archive pictures. A lovely copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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9 Beeton's Poultry
BEETON'S BOOK OF POULTRY AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS Showing How to Rear and Manage ThemPa129
Ward, Lock & Co., London 1870 1st Edition Hardback V.g. 8vo 
xii, 353-832.[16 pp ads] Illustrated throughout with text woodcuts including 5 colour plates as listed. Original red cloth decorated in the late Victorian style with floral blocked decoration in black and with a gilt title block bordering the titles. Matching spine. All edges gilt. Some foxing to the tissue guards. Undated but the B.L.copy states 1870. This attractive book was a reissue of part of 'The Book of Home Pets' in 1861. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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10 Bell, Adrian,
THE OPEN AIR An anthology of English Country LifeD182
Faber and Faber Limited, London 1936 1st edition hardback V.g. V G sunned 8vo 
368pp, original green cloth. Illustrated green d.j., sunned and faded. Illustrated title-page. An anthology of English Country Life. No inscriptions, marks or clipping. Please email for photo. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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11 Breves, Justus et al.
A GUIDE TO THE GERMAN NURSERY TRADET507
Centrale Marketing, Germany 1969 1st English Edition Hardback V.g. 8vo 
120pp. Green cloth. English text. Illustrated with photos throughout. 4 writers explain the methods of horticulture in Germany in the 1960's 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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12 British Sheep
BRITISH PURE-BRED SHEEPPa228
National Sheep Breeders' Association, London 1946 1st Edition Hard Back Fine 8vo 
142pp. Original hardback covers. Map end-papers. Illustrated throughout.Fine photo portrait of the different breeds with a full account of their history. Packed with facts and adverts.Scarce item. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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13 Cameron, David Kerr
THE BALLAD & THE PLOUGH : Portrait of the Life of the Old Scottish Farm TownsLe430
Victor Gollancz, London 1978 0575024682 / 9780575024687 1st Edition Hardback V.g. v.g chipped 8vo 
253pp. Pictorial d.j. with a group of farm workers eating lunch. Mylar cover now protecting the d.j. No inscriptions. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 Cameron, Thomas W.M
The Internal parasites of Domestic AnimalsTT222
A&C Black, Ltd, London 1934 1st edition hardback Fine large 8vo 
xii, 292pp. 144 illustrations and a colour frontis.Orig. green cloth, gilt. A fine unfaded or marked copy. A scarce item especially in such fine condition 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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15 Clements, Frank and Harben, Edward.
LEAF OF GOLD THE STORY OF RHODESIAN TABACCOBB796
Methuen & Co Ltd., London 1962 2/2623/1 First Edition Red Cloth V.g. V.g., Price-Plipped 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
224pp, with 16 illustrations. Includes note by publishers. The book traces the development of the tobacco industry from the earlist days to the present.Dust-jacket a little blemished at the edges. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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16 Cushing, George; Starsmore, Ian
Steam at ThursfordLe602
David & Charles, Newton Abbot 1982 0715381547 / 9780715381540 1st edition Hard Back Fine Fine 8vo Signed by Author
174pp. Pictorial colour d.j. [trifle sunned]. Signed by George Cushing on the half-title page. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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17 Deerr, Noel
CANE SUGAR : A text-book on the agriculture of the sugar cane, the manufacture of cane sugar, and the analysis of sugar house products; together with a Chapter on the Fermentation of MolassesQ400
Norman Rodger, Altringham, Manchester 1911 1st Edition Hardback Fine large 8vo 
xviii, 592, 4 pp. of ads. Colour frontis. Errata page, XXII plates, plus plates added by Mirrlees Watson Company Ltd, plus plates added by Pott, Cassels & Williamson. SPECIAL EDITION with the compliments slip of The Mirrlees Watson Co. Limited, Glasgow. Hand-numbered No 139. Printed label pasted to end-paper. Blue patterned cloth with gilt lettering and double borders. Fore-edge a trifle foxed otherwise a fine copy, printed on quality paper with no fading. Nol Fielding Deerr (1874-1953) 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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18 Donaldson, Professor J.
BRITISH AGRICULTUREK336
Atchley & Co., London 1860 green cloth, gilt, hardback V.g. Ex-Library 4to 
vi [2], 843pp. 240 ILLUSTRATIONS. An exceedingly scarce volume packed with information on agriculture in the mid-nineteenth century. Original pebble grained green cloth with attractive blind-stamped deoration to the boards. Attractive gilt block of a plough to the spine. Very large item in clean and un-faded condition but with rear hinge cracked. [board not affected]. Bound by Leighton Son and Hodge. A few usual small ex-library stamps at the preliminaries not affecting text or plates. 
Price: 325.00 GBP
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19 Evans, George Ewart
HORSE POWER AND MAGICP745
Faber and Faber, London 1979 0571113486 / 9780571113484 1st edition Hardback Fine Fine 8vo 
222pp. 22 photographs and line illustrations. A fine copy. No marks or clipping. D.j. unfaded or worn 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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20 Evans, George Ewart
SPOKEN HISTORYV138
Faber & Faber, London 1987 0571149820 / 9780571149827 1st edition hard back V.g. Ex-Library V.g. 8vo 
255pp. Portrait illus. on the front cover. A lovely copy but ex-lib. stamps to the end-papers otherwise fine 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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