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image of Woodland Crafts in Britain. An Account of the Traditional Uses of Trees and Timbers in the British Countryside

Woodland Crafts in Britain. An Account of the Traditional Uses of Trees and Timbers in the British Countryside

by H. L. Edlin

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Later Edition
ISBN
9780715358528
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£40.00

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David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1973. Later Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. x + 182pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket slightly creased. Edges browned slightly. Corners slightly bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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Country Blacksmithing

by Charles McRaven

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060148706
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£10.00

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Harper & Row, New York, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Chandis Ingenthron. Size: Oblong 8vo <9 3/4". 191 pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket creased and torn, with internal tape repairs. Edges foxed. Covers slightly marked. Illustrator: Chandis Ingenthron. Quantity Available:… Read more
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Apple Acre

by Adrian Bell

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1942
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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£7.00

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John Lane The Bodley Head, London, 1942. Reprint. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 12mo <7 3/4". 196 pp. Binding firm, spine faded. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges foxed and browned. Front end paper removed. Covers partially faded. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight:… Read more
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The Black Sheep in the Family

by Ernest Davies

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£6.00

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Self published, Abergavenny, 1979. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Inscribed by Author. Size: 8vo <9 3/4". 35 pp. Binding firm. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Covers slightly marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Animals & Birds; Wales; Farming & Rural Life. Inscribed by Author. Pictures of this item… Read more
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The Farmer's Boy

by R. Caldecott

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Dreadnought Books
Published
No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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£7.00

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Frederick Warne & Co, London, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition. Size: 8vo. 30 pp. Binding firm. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges foxed and browned. Corners bumped. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Poetry; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item… Read more
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The Fields of France

by Mary Duclaux

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1905
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Revised Edition
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£12.00

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Chapman and Hall, London, 1905. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: W. B. MacDougall. Size: 4to. x + 279pp. Binding split in several places. Spine cocked, faded and worn. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Edges browned. Top edge gilt in good condition.… Read more
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No More Bread?

by H. D. Walston

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£15.00

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Gollancz, London, 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 159 pp. Binding firm, spine faded. Foxing to front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature, pencil. Top edge foxed. Covers slightly faded in parts. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under… Read more
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image of Rural Life in Wessex, 1500-1900

Rural Life in Wessex, 1500-1900

by J. H. Bettey

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780239001726
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£5.00

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Moonraker, Bradford-on-Avon, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 151 pp. Binding firm, spine cocked. Endpapers browned slightly, text block clean. Dust jacket slightly marked, with faded spine. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams.… Read more
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The Farmer's Boy; A Rural Poem

by Robert Bloomfield

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1803
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Seventh Edition
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£15.00

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Vernor and Hood, London, 1803. Seventh Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 16mo - between 5¾ - 6¾" tall. lii + 104pp. Binding firm. Endpapers browned, text has scattered foxing, but mostly clean. Previous owner's signature sticker. Edges browned. Corners slightly bumped. Later rebind, with new boards and end papers. Illustrated. Quantity Available:… Read more
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British Farm Stock

by The Earl of Portsmouth

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£14.00

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Collins, London, 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 50 pp. Binding firm, spine cocked. Endpapers browned slightly, text block clean. Dust Jacket has slightly faded spine and one small tear. Edges browned slightly. Boards slightly bowed. Britain in Pictures series. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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image of The Rural Industries of England &amp; Wales. A Survey Made on Behalf of the Agricultural Economics Research Institute, Oxford. III (3, three): Decorative Crafts and Rural Potteries

The Rural Industries of England & Wales. A Survey Made on Behalf of the Agricultural Economics Research Institute, Oxford. III (3, three): Decorative Crafts and Rural Potteries

by Helen E. Fitzrandolph and M. Doriel Hay

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Facsimile Edition
ISBN
9780715812556
Item Price
£6.00

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EP, Wakefield, 1978. Facsimile Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xii + 168pp. Single volume only of set or series. Internally clean. Binding firm. Endpapers browned slightly, text block clean. Dust Jacket has slightly faded spine. Edges slightly foxed. Covers slightly marked. Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped… Read more
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image of English Rural Life. Village Activities, Organisations and Institutions

English Rural Life. Village Activities, Organisations and Institutions

by H. E. Bracey

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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£6.00

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Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xiv + 272pp. Text contains some pencil marks and notes. Binding firm. Dust jacket marked and chipped, with some loss. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram.… Read more
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My Farmyard Friends

by Anon

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Dreadnought Books
Published
No date
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
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£20.00

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No stated publisher, No date. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: H. Goltz. Size: Oblong 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. Faint pencil scribbles to a couple of illustrations. Binding firm. Edges foxed and browned. Covers marked and worn. Corners bumped. Unpaginated. Profusely illustrated. Illustrator: H. Goltz. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight:… Read more
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image of Famine and Survival Strategies. A Case Study from Northeast Ethiopia

Famine and Survival Strategies. A Case Study from Northeast Ethiopia

by Dessalegn Rahmato

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789171063144
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£5.00

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Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Uppsala, 1991. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 247 pp. Binding firm, spine creased and slightly cocked. Previous owner's address sticker and ink inscription. Edges slightly marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Environment & Ecology; Ethiopia; Modern; Farming & Rural Life.… Read more
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image of The Future of the Rural World? India&#39;s Villages 1950-2015

The Future of the Rural World? India's Villages 1950-2015

by Edward Simpson and Alice Tilche

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Dreadnought Books
Published
2016
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781526203502
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£6.00

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School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS), London, 2016. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. vi + 226pp. Binding firm. Previous owner's inscription in pencil. Covers slghtly marked and creased. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; India; Modern; Farming & Rural… Read more
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Two Hundred Years of British Farm Livestock

by Stephen J. G. Hall & Juliet Clutton-Brock

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780113100552
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£6.00

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Her Majesty's Stationary Office (HMSO), London, 1995. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Size: 4to - between 9¾ - 12" tall. 272 pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine cocked and slightly faded. Covers slightly creased. Profusely illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Britain/UK; Modern; Animals & Birds.… Read more
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The Country Spectator

by Thomas Fanshawe Middleton (ed.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1793
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£200.00

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Mozley and Co, Gainsborough, 1793. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. 266 pp. Hinges beginning to crack and front joint beginning to split but main text block remains firmly bound and board firmly affixed. Spine worn, with loss to top panel. Title piece is loose from… Read more
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image of Putting a Plough to the Ground. Accumulation and Dispossession in Rural South Africa, 1850-1930

Putting a Plough to the Ground. Accumulation and Dispossession in Rural South Africa, 1850-1930

by William Beinart, Peter Delius and Stanley Trapido (eds.)

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Dreadnought Books
Published
1986
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780869752838
Item Price
£18.00

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Ravan, Johannesburg, 1986. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Size: 8vo - over 7.75 - 9.75" tall. xvi + 458pp. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding firm, with minor wear to spine. Knick to top of spine. Edges browned. Covers slightly marked. From the New History of South… Read more
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