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Productive Poultry Husbandry: A Complete Text Dealing with the Principles and Practices Involved in the Management of Poultry

By Lewis, Harry R.

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed, owner name on . front pastedown endpaper, light foxing to endpapers, nick at fore-edges.. 1914. Second Revised Edition. Hardcover. Decorative brown cloth binding. xxi, 536 pp + [4] pp of publisher’s ads. Many black and white photos and illustrations, index. A comprehensive poultry farming text, with instruction on such topics as dry picking squab broilers, caponizing instruments, toe punching of baby chicks, growing free range chickens, poultry breeds, and the work of the scaly-leg mite. ; Lippincott's Farm Manuals; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

This Country Life

By Ogden, Samuel R.

NY: A. S. Barnes & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and lightly tattered, . bookstore label on front free endpaper, pages lightly toned.. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Many black and white photos. Bibliography. The author relates his rural Vermont lifestyle, from farming, to schooling, to various trades. Blue decorative cloth. ; 166 pages .

$14.00

Twenty-Second Annual Report of the Secretary of the Maine Board of  Agriculture, for the Year 1877
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Twenty-Second Annual Report of the Secretary of the Maine Board of Agriculture, for the Year 1877

Augusta, [ME]: Sprague, Owen & Nash. Good with no dust jacket; Boards dampstained, head and tail of spine . chipped.. 1877. Hardcover. Brown blindstamped cloth binding. Contains articles about manures, injurious insects, bookkeeping for farmers, Indian corn, etc. Three engraved plates: Ira E. Getchell's home and farm buildings in Winslow, Maine; insects and a sulky plow. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 275 pages .

$15.00

How to Keep Bees and Sell Honey
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How to Keep Bees and Sell Honey

By Kelley, Walter T.

Clarkson, KY: Self Published. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1983. Eleventh Edition. Softcover. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos. ; 148 pages .

$13.00

Homemade Contrivances for Farm and Garden, Dairy and Workshop:  How to  Make over 1,000 Handy Appliances and Labor-Saving Devices Needed on the  Farm or about the Buildings
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Homemade Contrivances for Farm and Garden, Dairy and Workshop: How to Make over 1,000 Handy Appliances and Labor-Saving Devices Needed on the Farm or about the Buildings

By n/a

NY: Orange Judd Publishing. Fair; Well-worn covers with duct tape repair to front hinge, pages toned, . mice have gnawed top margins from front cover and first thirty pages but . somehow they have not affected the text, pencil scrawl on last page.. 1899. Softcover. Many engravings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages .

$20.00

The Operation, Care and Repair of Farm Machinery
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The Operation, Care and Repair of Farm Machinery

By n/a

Moline, IL: John Deere Company. Fair with no dust jacket; Front boards dampstained, owner name on front . flyleaf.. N.D.. Eighth Edition. Hardcover. Complimentary book given out by John Deere company. Eighth edition. Blue cloth boards. Circa 1930s. Many photos and illustrations. ; 216 pages .

$17.00

First Lessons in Beekeeping
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First Lessons in Beekeeping

By Dadant, C. P. ; Dadant, M. G. ; Dadant, J.c.

Hamilton, IL: American Bee Journal. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, faint foxing to all edges.. 1957. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. Many black and white photos and illustrations. ; 127 pages .

$15.00

Malabar Farm
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Malabar Farm

By Bromfield, Louis

NY: Harper & Brothers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Tape repair to bottom spine of jacket.. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. Decorative endpapers. The Pulitzer Prize winning novelist describes his adventures on his Ohio farm. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 405 pages .

$20.00

The Agricultural Fair
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The Agricultural Fair

By Neely, Wayne Caldwell

NY: Columbia University Press. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards dampstained and gnawed along top of . boards and rear lower corner of boards and jacket.. 1935. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 313 pp. Illustrations. A history of the county fair in American society. .

$15.00

Thirteenth Annual Report of the Board of Control of the New York  Agricultural Experiment Station:   (Geneva, Ontario County) for the Year  1894, with Reports of Director and Other Officers
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Thirteenth Annual Report of the Board of Control of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station: (Geneva, Ontario County) for the Year 1894, with Reports of Director and Other Officers

Albany, NY: Agriculture. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, pages toned, two pages . have small tear at fore-edge, some light foxing to endpapers.. 1895. Hardcover. Green cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Many illustrations and black and white photograph reproductions of insect pests. A collection of reports from the Finger Lakes region Agricultural Experiment Station, with most pages devoted to dairy farming (including several detailed chapters on butter- and cheese-making) , but many chapters at rear examining spraying of pesticides on orchard fruit, injurious insects for cucurbits, asparagus beetles and plum tree scale. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 806 pages .

$50.00

Natural Foie Gras and the Future of Food
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Natural Foie Gras and the Future of Food

By Barber, Dan

Great Barrington, MA: E. F. Schumacher Society. Very Good. 2008. Softcover. Twenty-Eighth Annual E. F. Schumacher Lectures, Stockbridge, Massachusetts, October 25, 2008. Printed stapled wraps. Lecture by the farmer/restaurateur from Blue Hill Farm and Blue Hill at Stone Barns. ; 35 pages .

$10.00

Fifty-Fifth Annual Report of the Secretary of the Massachusetts State  Board of Agriculture:  Together with the Twentieth Annual Report of the  Massachusetts Agricultural Experiment Station
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Fifty-Fifth Annual Report of the Secretary of the Massachusetts State Board of Agriculture: Together with the Twentieth Annual Report of the Massachusetts Agricultural Experiment Station

Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1908. Hardcover. Blindstamped black cloth with title stamped in gilt on spine. xxxviii, 451, 172 pp. Many engravings. Entomological essays and articles about fruit tree pests, gypsy moths, beekeeping and greenhouse pests. .

$30.00

Our Home Made of Stone:  Building in Our Seventies and Nineties
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Our Home Made of Stone: Building in Our Seventies and Nineties

By Nearing, Helen

Camden, ME: Down East Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Foxing to all edges and endpapers, . jacket sunned and tattered along top edges.. 1983. First Printing. Hardcover. 0892721758 . Charcoal gray cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Back-to-the-land matriarch Helen Nearing describes building the stone houses and outbuildings that she and husband Scott Nearing built in Vermont and Maine. 150 black and white photos and excerpts from the Nearings' previous books, Living the Good Life and Continuing the Good Life. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

The Pioneer Experiment Station, 1875 to 1975:  A History
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The Pioneer Experiment Station, 1875 to 1975: A History

By Horsfall, James G.

Schenectady, NY and Lexington, KY: Union College Press and Antoca Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Sticker mark on front free endpaper.. 1992. Hardcover. 0963403907 . A chronicle of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station in New Haven, Connecticut. Inscribed by the author (upside-down) on rear free endpaper. Many photos. Edited and with a preface by the author's daughter, Margaret Horsfall, Schadler. Navy cloth binding. Publicity flyer about a book signing party for this volume laid in. Literature cited. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 123 pages; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Thirty-Second Annual Report of the Secretary of the Massachusetts Board of  Agriculture,  With Returns of the Finances of the Agricultural Societies,  for 1884
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Thirty-Second Annual Report of the Secretary of the Massachusetts Board of Agriculture, With Returns of the Finances of the Agricultural Societies, for 1884

Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, moisture stain along lower . margins, pages toned.. 1885. Hardcover. xi, 559 pp. Brown blindstamped cloth. Discusses utilization of sewage for agricultural use rather than dumping it into water systems, ("Drinking our own sewage is not quite as revolting as being obliged to drink a neighbor's" p. 31), forest tree planting, pasturing, short-horned cattle, egg farming, commercial fertilizers, corn ensilage, and other subjects. .

$25.00

Sixty-Third Annual Report of the Secretary of the Massachusetts Board of  Agriculture,  Part II, Yearbook, 1915
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Sixty-Third Annual Report of the Secretary of the Massachusetts Board of Agriculture, Part II, Yearbook, 1915

Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, front hinge cracked moisture . stain along top margins, pages toned.. 1916. Hardcover. Brown blindstamped cloth. Chapters on canning in glass in the home, poultry farming, onions, tobacco, bird houses, horse breeding, sheep farming, domestic science education, and other subjects. ; 312 pages .

$25.00

Fifty-Third Annual Report of the Secretary of the Massachusetts State  Board of Agriculture:  Together with the Eighteenth Annual Report of the  Hatch Experiment Station of the Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1905
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Fifty-Third Annual Report of the Secretary of the Massachusetts State Board of Agriculture: Together with the Eighteenth Annual Report of the Hatch Experiment Station of the Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1905

Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Company. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards soiled, waterstain at lower corner of . front pastedown and first half of text, front hinge starting, "Compliments . of Warren E. Tarbell" inked on front free endpaper.. 1906. Hardcover. Blindstamped black cloth with title stamped in gilt on spine. xxxi, 471, 254 pp. Lectures and essays on soil fertility, bush fruits, haying, poultry housing, pig raising and dairy farming. .

$20.00

Our American Horse
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Our American Horse

By Hogner, Dorothy Childs

NY: Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Gift inscription, jacket tattered with loss . of lower third of rear panel.. 1945. Third Printing. Hardcover. xii, 114 pp. A look at the American horse breeds. Many illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$13.00

The Last Shepherds
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The Last Shepherds

By Outerbridge, David; Thayer, Julie

NY: Viking. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, tattered and sunned.. 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 0670418919 . A photoessay on four shepherds from the Cevennes, the Scottish Highlands, the Tuscan hills, and the island of Crete. Beautiful black and white photographs throughout. Bibliography. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 142 pages .

$15.00

Horsemen's Veterinary Adviser
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Horsemen's Veterinary Adviser

By Davidson, Joseph B. , Dvm

Columbus, OH: Horse Publications. Very Good with no dust jacket; Sticker ghost on front pastedown, blank . sticker over owner name on front free endpaper.. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Many illustrations. ; 250 pages .

$10.00

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