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The Observer's Book of Farm Animals

By: Alderson, Lawrence

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 064137


Written to encourage a deeper understanding of farm animals and to assist in the identification of many breeds that are used in agriculture. 8 colour plates and 109 b/w photos. 192 pages inc index. Gift inscription on front endpaper else a very good clean hardback in price-clipped jacket which has minor staining to top edge of rear cover. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Countryman Comes from the Country

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford, Burford: 1984

Seller ID: 005337


Winter 1984/85. Includes an article by PD James. 240 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Beds. & Hunts. Farmer October 1947 Vol 1 No. 3

By: Anon

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Luton, Bedfordshire, GIbbs, Bamforth & Co: 1947

Seller ID: 006834


The Official Journal of the Bedfordshire and Huntingdonshire County Branch of the National Farmers' Union. 56pp. A small brochure being a collection of articles, adverts and features relevant to the 1940's farmer. Including such things as 'Timely thoughts on milk', 'The Cabbage Aphis', 'News from the Branches' etc View more info

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The Beds. & Hunts. Farmer June 1949 Vol 2. No 11

By: Anon

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Luton, Bedfordshire, GIbbs, Bamforth & Co: 1949

Seller ID: 006836


The Official Journal of the Bedfordshire and Huntingdonshire County Branch of the National Farmers' Union. 56pp. A small brochure being a collection of articles, adverts and features relevant to the 1940's farmer. Including such things as 'Electricity and the Farmer', ‘News from the Branches' etc View more info

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The Beds. & Hunts. Farmer August 1947 Vol 1 No. 1

By: Anon

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Luton, Bedfordshire, GIbbs, Bamforth & Co: 1947

Seller ID: 006864


The first edition of the Official Journal of the Bedfordshire and Huntingdonshire County Branch of the National Farmers' Union. 28pp. A small brochure being a collection of articles, adverts and features relevant to the 1940's farmer. One of the articles poses the question whether the farming industry could see Britain through another emergency without proper investment from the Government. View more info

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The Rare Breeds Survival Trust Fifteenth National Show and Sale

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: England, The Rare Breeds Survival Trust Ltd: 1989

Seller ID: 023294


Catalogue for the show held on Friday 9th & Saturday 10th September 1989 at the National Agricultural centre in Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. The premier exhibition and sale of Britain's rare breeds of cattle, pigs, sheep and goats. Occasional annotation marks. Long crease to front cover - otherwise a good, clean copy. View more info

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The Rare Breeds Survival Trust Eighteenth National Show and Sale

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: England, The Rare Breeds Survival Trust Ltd: 1992

Seller ID: 023295


Catalogue for the show held on Friday 11th & Saturday 12th September 1992 at the National Agricultural centre in Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. The premier exhibition and sale of Britain's rare breeds of cattle, and sheep. A very good, clean copy. View more info

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The Rare Breeds Survival Trust Twentieth National Show and Sale

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: England, The Rare Breeds Survival Trust Ltd: 1994

Seller ID: 023296


Catalogue for the show held on Friday 9th & Saturday 10th September 1994 at the National Agricultural centre in Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. The premier exhibition and sale of Britain's rare and minority breeds. Minor soiling to front cover and some pencil annotation to pages. View more info

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The Rare Breeds Survival Trust Twenty Second National Show and Sale

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: England, The Rare Breeds Survival Trust Ltd: 1996

Seller ID: 023297


Catalogue for the show held on Friday 6th & Saturday 7th September 1996 at the National Agricultural centre in Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. The premier exhibition and sale of Britain's rare and minority breeds. Some annotation to pages. Includes a leaflet about White Park cattle. View more info

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Fabricating Simple Structures in Agricultural Engineering: A Manual of Instruction for Rural Craftsmen

By: Anon

Price: £20.50

Publisher: London, Rural Industries Bureau: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025939


Clean, bright copy in cream boards which show slight bowing. Some light spotting to blank endpapers. 68 pages. View more info

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The Farm Tractor

By: Appleyard, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Greenwich Editions: 1995

Seller ID: 040983


The author selects 35 tractors dating from 1903 to the 1950s with each one illustrated in beautiful full colour alongside a lively and interesting account of how each painting developed. Serves as reference book, produced in lavish format, that would make an ideal gift for the tractor enthusiast as well as the general reader. 64 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Agricultural Revolution

By: Barbara, Beckett

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063744


Part of the Historical Association Studies Series intended for students, summarizing research on some of the central themes and key episodes of history. Tanning to page margins and previous owner's details inside cover else a clean, tight booklet - 79 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Ducks and Geese : A Guide to Management

By: Barlett, Tom

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Marlborough, Wiltshire, Crowood Press: 1991

Seller ID: 002856


Shows how easy and enjoyable it can be to keep ducks and geese successfully whilst pointing out the difficulties involved in breeding the perfect show specimen. 110 pages including index. A clean, bright copy - next post dispatch. View more info

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The Farm, The Story of One Family and the English Countryside

By: Benson, Richard

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books Ltd (UK): 2006

Seller ID: 025240


As new, unread copy which shows signs of minimal shelfwear. Shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award 2005. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Electricity in Horticulture

By: Canham, A. E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050454


Part of The Macdonald Technicians and Crafts Series under the General Editorship of B.C.Lucia. Clean square hardback in brown boards with gilt to spine - 199 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Price of Progress : Cobbett's England, 1780-1835

By: Clarke, John

Price: £9.50

Publisher: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, Granada Publishing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037415


Combines colourful anecdote with telling fact to create a remarkably vivid and evocative picture of English life in an age of dramatic change. Clean, bright copy in a d/w which shows light wear/tear - 200 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The American Farm : A Photographic History.

By: Conrat, Maisie and Richard

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Scolar Press: 1977

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 027255


A record of the changing nature of American farming. Heavy volume - 256 pages in an unclipped d/w. View more info

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The Hen Yard and Deep Litter Systems of Poultry Keeping

By: Cook, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Shell and BP Farm Service:

Seller ID: 058220


Comprehensive guide to the housing and welfare of the birds. Clean, glossy copy - 93 pages. Next post dispatch . View more info

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Grass Farming

By: Cooper, M.McG; Morris, D.W.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Ipswich, Suffolk, Farming Press: 1983

Edition: Fifth Edition (Completely Revised)

Seller ID: 054460


With up-dated text and additional material as the authors reflect on the significance of grass farming and its place in the economics of British agriculture. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in a d/w showing sunning to spine - 257 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Countryman : Volume 58 No. 4 - Winter 1961

By: Cripps, John ( Edited By )

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, The Countryman Ltd: 1961

Edition: Quarterly Edition

Seller ID: 056543


A quarterly Non-Party review and miscellany of rural life and work for the English speaking world. Light shelfwear and name to covers else a good clean copy which includes many nostalgic adverts of the day. Pages run from 641 to 864. Next post dispatch. View more info