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cover of Reluctant Farmer

Reluctant Farmer

by Thane, Elswyth

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Published
1950
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corners rounded, jacket price-clipped, waterstained at spine, tattered, piece missing at heel.
Edition
Second Printing
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£16.89

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NY: Duell, Sloan & Pearce. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Corners rounded, jacket price-clipped, . waterstained at spine, tattered, piece missing at heel.. 1950. Second Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth. The author's memoir about postwar living and farming in her southern Vermont farmhouse. Many illustrations. Author photo with her author-naturalist husband, William Beebe, on rear jacket panel. ;… Read more
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cover of Soiling, Ensilage, and Stable Construction:  Being a Revised Edition of  Soiling, Summer and Winter; Or, the Economy of Feeding Farm Stock

Soiling, Ensilage, and Stable Construction: Being a Revised Edition of Soiling, Summer and Winter; Or, the Economy of Feeding Farm Stock

by Peer, Frank Sherman

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Published
1905
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled, spine toned, owner name on front endpaper.
Edition
Eighth Edition
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NY: Self Published. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled, spine toned, owner name on front . endpaper.. 1905. Eighth Edition. Hardcover. Orange cloth. xxii, 247pp. Black and white illustrations. Turn of the century agricultural study. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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cover of Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement

Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement

by Agee, Alva

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Published
1913
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and toned, plates foxed.
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First Edition; Second Printing
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NY: The Macmillan Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and toned, plates foxed.. 1913. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth with deckled fore-edge. xv, 247pp + 7pp publisher ads. Black and white frontispiece photo, black and white photos and illustrations. A solid copy of this agricultural study with a focus on the introduction of … Read more
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cover of The Unsettling of America:  Culture and Agriculture

The Unsettling of America: Culture and Agriculture

by Berry, Wendell

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Published
1978
Condition
Good in Very Good dust jacket; A few pages underlined, boards and jacket rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; Third Printing
ISBN
9780871561947
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£38.01

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San Francisco: Sierra Club. Good in Very Good dust jacket; A few pages underlined, boards and jacket . rubbed.. 1978. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. 0871561948 . Navy cloth binding. The classic work on American agriculture and policy by our great Man of Letters, Wendell Berry. Notes. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 228 pages .
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cover of The Country-Life Movement in the United States

The Country-Life Movement in the United States

by Bailey, L. H

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Published
1911
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and soiled, owner stamp on front endpaper.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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£42.23

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NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and soiled, owner stamp on . front endpaper.. 1911. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth with top edges gilt. xi, 220pp + 4pp ads. The country-life movement is the working out of the desire to make rural civilization as effective and satisfying as other civilization… Read more
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cover of Legal Aspects of Milk Sanitation

Legal Aspects of Milk Sanitation

by Tobey, James A.

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front free endpaper.
Edition
Second Edition; First Printing
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Washington, DC: Milk Industry Foundation. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front free endpaper.. 1947. Second Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Dark green cloth. vii, 133pp. Notes, tables, bibliography, and index. Supplemental material laid in. The author was Director of Health Service for the Borden Company and outlines legal responsibilities for dairy farmers, distributors, and… Read more
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cover of IHC Almanac and Encyclopedia

IHC Almanac and Encyclopedia

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Published
1912
Condition
Very Good; Edges mildly rubbed, toned.
Edition
First Printing
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£29.56

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Chicago: International Harvester Company of America. Very Good; Edges mildly rubbed, toned.. 1912. First Printing. Softcover. Color illustrations, black and white illustrations, black and white photos, index, tables, charts, figures, and calendars. A clean and bright copy of International Harvesters 1913 Almanac. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages .
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cover of The Circle of Useful Knowledge;  For the Use of Farmers, Mechanics,  Merchants, Manufacturers, Surveyors, Housekeepers, Professional Men, Etc.

The Circle of Useful Knowledge; For the Use of Farmers, Mechanics, Merchants, Manufacturers, Surveyors, Housekeepers, Professional Men, Etc.

by Kinsley, Charles

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Published
1885
Condition
Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine and hinges cracked, shaken, owner name on front free endpaper, pages toned.
Edition
Later Printing
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Clinton, IA: Self Published. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine and hinges cracked, shaken, . owner name on front free endpaper, pages toned.. 1885. Later Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth titled in gilt. Home remedies, horse training, carpentry skills, dyeing, farming, winemaking, and many other instructions and recipes. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages… Read more
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cover of Rural Life

Rural Life

by Galpin, Charles Josiah

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Published
1918
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Hinges cracked, boards worn, owner name on front free endpaper, library call letters on spine.
Edition
First Edition
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NY: The Century Company. Good with no dust jacket; Hinges cracked, boards worn, owner name on front . free endpaper, library call letters on spine.. 1918. First Edition. Hardcover. xvii, 386pp, index, photographs. Navy cloth. The author describes all aspects of rural economic and social life and advocates for a way of raising and distributing funds to rural… Read more
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cover of Rural Affairs:  A Practical and Copiously Illustrated Register of Rural  Economy and Rural Tastes, Including Country Dwellings, Improving and  Planting Grounds, Fruits and Flowers, Domestic Animals, and all Farm and  Garden Processes, Volume IX

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Albany, NY: Luther Tucker and Son. Very Good with no dust jacket; Bookworm holes on lower edge of front cover.. 1893. Later Printing. Hardcover. Xii, 358pp. 382 engravings. Burgundy cloth with gilt design of basket filled with fruits and vegetables stamped on front boards. Titled in gilt on spine. Great compendium of information about agriculture, landscaping, rural… Read more
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cover of The Gigantic Book of Horse Wisdom

The Gigantic Book of Horse Wisdom

by Meagher, Thomas (editor)

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781602390966
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NY: Skyhorse Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2007. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1602390967 . hite cloth quarter-bound in red cloth. xiii, 784 pages. Foreword by Buck Brannaman, black and white illustrations, and index. Includes wit and wisdom from hundreds of writers, cowboys, actors, and other assorted horse lovers. (rear cover) ; 8vo … Read more
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cover of Stoneposts in the Sunset

Stoneposts in the Sunset

by Berry, Romeyn

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Published
1950
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed, owner name on front free endpaper.
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Watkins Glen, NY: Century House. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed, owner name on front . free endpaper.. 1950. Hardcover. A collection of articles and essays on farming and history from the American Agriculturist and Gannett newspapers. The author lived on a farm in Jacksonville, Tompkins County, New York. ; 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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cover of Rural Affairs:  A Practical and Copiously Illustrated Register of Rural  Economy and Rural Tastes, Including Country Dwellings, Improving and  Planting Grounds, Fruits and Flowers, Domestic Animals, and all Farm and  Garden Processes, Volume I

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Albany, NY: Luther Tucker and Son. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned, tear to front free endpaper.. 1898. Later Printing. Hardcover. xvi, 336pp. 440 engravings. Burgundy cloth with gilt design of basket filled with fruits and vegetables stamped on front boards. Titled in gilt on spine. Great compendium of information about agriculture, landscaping, rural architecture,… Read more
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cover of Rural Affairs:  A Practical and Copiously Illustrated Register of Rural  Economy and Rural Tastes, Including Country Dwellings, Improving and  Planting Grounds, Fruits and Flowers, Domestic Animals, and all Farm and  Garden Processes, Volume III

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Albany, NY: Luther Tucker and Son. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine sunned.. 1898. Later Printing. Hardcover. xiii, 340pp. 440 engravings. Burgundy cloth with gilt design of basket filled with fruits and vegetables stamped on front boards. Titled in gilt on spine. Great compendium of information about agriculture, landscaping, rural architecture, animal husbandry, insect pests, etc.… Read more
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cover of Country Notes

Country Notes

by Sackville-West, V.

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards and pages toned.
Edition
First American Edition
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£21.12

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NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards and pages toned.. 1940. First American Edition. Hardcover. Photos by Bryan and Norman Westwood. Tan linen binding. Publisher's press release laid in. Essays about rural life in England originally published in 1938-39 in the New Statesman and Nation. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 219 pages… Read more
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cover of Clabbered Dirt, Sweet Grass

Clabbered Dirt, Sweet Grass

by Paulsen, Gary

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges foxed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780151181018
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£12.67

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NY: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges foxed.. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 0151181012 . Color paintings by Ruth Wright Paulsen. A lyrical look at the seasons on a Midwestern farm during the last century. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages .
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cover of Amateur Sugar Maker

Amateur Sugar Maker

by Perrin, Noel

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Small stain on front jacket panel, jacket price-clipped.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780874510614
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Hanover, NH: University Press of New England in Association With Vermont Life. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Small stain on front jacket panel, . jacket price-clipped.. 1972. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780874510614 . Description of building a sugarhouse and making maple syrup in a small Vermont town. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 104 pages… Read more
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cover of Practical Farming and Gardening

Practical Farming and Gardening

by MacGerald, Willis (editor)

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Published
1902
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded.
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£33.78

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Chicago: Rand McNally. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded.. 1902. Hardcover. Blue pictorial binding. Many photos and illustrations. Great antiquarian farming book, including information about soils, livestock, farm cooking, silos, plant diseases, truck gardens, irrigation and other homesteading subjects. Tight and clean copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 500 pages .
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cover of Homestead Hints:  A Compendium of Useful Information from the Past for the  Home, Garden and Household

Homestead Hints: A Compendium of Useful Information from the Past for the Home, Garden and Household

by Berg, Donald J. (editor)

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780937214114
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£8.45

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Rockville Centre, NY: Antiquity Reprints. Very Good. 1985. First Printing. Softcover. 9780937214114 . Black and white illustrations, index. A collection of articles from old farm journals, home and garden magazines, and 19th century household hint books. ; 112 pages .
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cover of Timely Topics on Poultry Management

Timely Topics on Poultry Management

by Wirthmore Poultry Service Department (editor)

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Published
1934
Condition
Good; Rear cover soiled and has silverfish damage.
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St. Albans, VT: St. Albans Grain Co.. Good; Rear cover soiled and has silverfish damage. 1934. Softcover. Introduction by Charles M. Cox, President of Wirthmore Feeds. Color illustrated card covers with punch in top left corner. 134pp + [12] blank Eggs, Poultry and Grain Account pages. Many photos and illustrations. A promotional book showing staff and facilities of… Read more
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