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THE SUFFOLK SHOW IPSWICH 1990

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Suffolk, Bandstand: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB1417


A ticket holder for Vice Presidents members and exhibitors. Unused in original envelope. View more info

THE JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF ENGLAND Volume the twenty-fourth

By: Agricultral Journal

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1863

Seller ID: K460


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 View more info

THE JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF ENGLAND Volume the Second 1841

By: Agricultral Journal

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1841

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa752


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. View more info

THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF FARM ANIMALS,

By: Alderson, Lawrence,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne, London, 1978,:

Seller ID: D397


1st reprint, 191pp, illus. Throughout, 12mo, d.j., fine condition, price-clipped. Number 66 in the series. View more info

A YEAR IN THE LIFE OF A FIELD

By: Allaby, Michael.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB847


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. View more info

A LAD OF EVESHAM VALE

By: Archer, Fred

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Country Book Club: 1974

Seller ID: J281


159pp. Originally pub. 1972 View more info

A GOOD LIVING

By: Barrett, Hugh

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Ipswich, Old Pond Publishing: 2002

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: P469


262pp. Farming from 1936 to 1949, View more info

THE SUSSEX AND DORKING FOWLS

By: Batty, J.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Midhurst, W.Sussex, United Kingdom, Beech Publishing House: 1996

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: G264


96pp, illus., index, bw & col plates. History of the breeds using archive pictures. A lovely copy. View more info

BEETON'S BOOK OF POULTRY AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS Showing How to Rear and Manage Them

By: Beeton's Poultry

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co.: 1870

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa129


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. View more info

THE OPEN AIR An anthology of English Country Life

By: Bell, Adrian,

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Limited: 1936

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: D182


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. View more info

A GUIDE TO THE GERMAN NURSERY TRADE

By: Breves, Justus et al.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Germany, Centrale Marketing: 1969

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: T507


120pp. Green cloth. English text. Illustrated with photos throughout. 4 writers explain the methods of horticulture in Germany in the 1960's View more info

BRITISH PURE-BRED SHEEP

By: British Sheep

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, National Sheep Breeders' Association: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa228


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. View more info

THE BALLAD & THE PLOUGH : Portrait of the Life of the Old Scottish Farm Towns

By: Cameron, David Kerr

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Le430


253pp. Pictorial d.j. with a group of farm workers eating lunch. Mylar cover now protecting the d.j. No inscriptions. View more info

The Internal parasites of Domestic Animals

By: Cameron, Thomas W.M

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, A&C Black, Ltd: 1934

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: TT222


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 View more info

LEAF OF GOLD THE STORY OF RHODESIAN TABACCO

By: Clements, Frank and Harben, Edward.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB796


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. View more info

Steam at Thursford

By: Cushing, George; Starsmore, Ian

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: Le602


174pp. Pictorial colour d.j. [trifle sunned]. Signed by George Cushing on the half-title page. View more info

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 Molasses

By: Deerr, Noel

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Altringham, Manchester, Norman Rodger: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Q400


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. Noël Fielding... View more info

BRITISH AGRICULTURE

By: Donaldson, Professor J.

Price: £325.00

Publisher: London, Atchley & Co.: 1860

Seller ID: K336


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 ... View more info

Where Beards Wag All: The Relevance of the Oral Tradition

By: Evans, George Ewart

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1971

Edition: 1st reprint

Seller ID: J279


296pp, illustrations by David Gentleman View more info

THE PATTERN UNDER THE PLOUGH

By: Evans, George Ewart

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1966

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: P406


269pp. Ex-lib. with a couple of deiscreet stamps. A very nice copy View more info