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Introduction To Animal Science

Introduction To Animal Science

by W Stephen Damron

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Livestock Books & Ephemera

The New-England Farrier

The New-England Farrier

by Paul, Jewett

Deconstructing Elsie.

Deconstructing Elsie.

by [Amberwood Press, Inc.] Nava Atlas

New Paltz, New York:: Amberwood Press,, 2014.. Edition of 200. 11 x 14"; 18 pages Digital offset. Spiral bound with pictorial laminated covers. Nava Atlas: "When I began working on Deconstructing Elsie, my purpose was to create a visual exploration of the dark side of the dairy industry in a nutshell, from the heartbreaking abuse of cows (as well as the discarded calves that become veal) to pollution of soil and water, dissemination of false information, and much more in between. What I... Read more
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$125.00
How to Build Animal Housing: 60 Plans for Coops, Hutches, Barns, Sheds, Pens, Next Boxes, Feeders, Stanchions, And Much More

How to Build Animal Housing: 60 Plans for Coops, Hutches, Barns, Sheds, Pens, Next Boxes, Feeders, Stanchions, And Much More

by Ekarius, Carol (Author)

North Adams, MA: Storey Books, 2004. Softcover. Good/No Jacket. Used Book: Trade Paperback Mild shelf wear to edges and corners of cover and spine. Lower right hand corner of book has curve. Binding remains tight and pages are clean. Good used reading condition.
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$15.50
How to Choose a Good Milk Cow; or a Description of All the Marks by Which the Milking Qualities of Cows May be Ascertained. With a Supplement, on the Dairy Cattle of Britain; Their Qualities, Management, and Productive Results; with Hints for Selecting

How to Choose a Good Milk Cow; or a Description of All the Marks by Which the Milking Qualities of Cows May be Ascertained. With a Supplement, on the Dairy Cattle of Britain; Their Qualities, Management, and Productive Results; with Hints for Selecting

by Magne, J.H. And John Haxton

Glasgow, Edinburgh and London: Blackie & Son, 1857. First UK Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 16mo. Orig. brown cloth decorated in blind, spine lettered in gilt, iv, 184pp. With seven lithographic plates, including folding frontispiece of a cow. Owners rubber and blind stamp on title page. Cloth somewhat worn o/w very good. The first part of the book is a translation from the French work of Magne, which contains information on external marks on cows pertaining to milking properties. Magne developed the... Read more
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CA$245.00
Essays On The Soiling Of Cattle, Illustrated From Experience;  And  an Address, Containing Suggestions Which May be Useful to Farmers.

Essays On The Soiling Of Cattle, Illustrated From Experience; And an Address, Containing Suggestions Which May be Useful to Farmers.

by Quincy, Josiah

Boston: A. K. Loring. Very Good-; With a 19th century library label on the inside of front cover.. 1862. Third Edition. Hardcover. 64 pages; A sound and attractive copy. **Not a modern reprint. .
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$25.00
Sure-Hatch Incubator Co. Fifth Annual Catalogue

Sure-Hatch Incubator Co. Fifth Annual Catalogue

Clay Center, NE: The Sure Hatch Incubator Col. First Edition, Thus . Soft cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. No date, though copyright for this fifth annual catalogue is 1901. 159+ pages. Side stapled. General fairly light wear, though overall a tight and fairly clean copy.
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$75.00
Present State of Husbandry in Scotland

Present State of Husbandry in Scotland

by [Andrew Wight]

Edinburgh: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1778-84. Leather. Very Good Indeed. 9" by 6". None. A scarce six volume collection regarding agriculture in Scotland during the eighteenth century, with delightful gilt spines. ESTC Citation No. T103102.This work examines agriculture, relating to the management of resources, cultivation of crops and care of animals. Specifically, the author was commissioned to prepare surveys on a number of different farms across Scotland.It fell to the author, Andrew Wight, to... Read more
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£3,800.00
THE COMPLETE COURT-KEEPER or, Land-Steward's Assistant: containing, First, the Nature of Courts Leet and Courts Baron; ... Fifthly, the Power and Authority of the Lord, ... By Giles Jacob, Gent. Author of The New Law-Dictionary. The Fifth Edition, with large Additions and Amendments.

THE COMPLETE COURT-KEEPER or, Land-Steward's Assistant: containing, First, the Nature of Courts Leet and Courts Baron; ... Fifthly, the Power and Authority of the Lord, ... By Giles Jacob, Gent. Author of The New Law-Dictionary. The Fifth Edition, with large Additions and Amendments.

by Jacob, Giles (1686-1744)

London: Printed by Henry Lintot for Browne, Shuckburgh & others, 1752. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo contemporary blind-tooled calf with later calf re-back on 5 raised bands, red gilt and black gilt labels, viii +518pp +[26]pp copious Index. Signature Chas. Bate at head of titlepage, first few pages a little foxed, else clean and crisp throughout in a very fine binding (referenced by N5074).
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£269.00
The New American Pocket Farrier And Farmer's Guide In The Choice  And Management Of Horses, Neat Cattle, Sheep And Swine...

The New American Pocket Farrier And Farmer's Guide In The Choice And Management Of Horses, Neat Cattle, Sheep And Swine...

Philadelphia: Leary & Getz. Fair; Front hinge broken, cover present, scattered foxing.. [c1845]. Hardcover. 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Pictorial spine, 284p., illustrated, index. .
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$40.00
Domesticated Animals, popularly considered

Domesticated Animals, popularly considered

by MUDIE, Robert

1870 1ed Domesticated Animals Mudie FARMING Agriculture Horses Color Illustrated

Robert Mudie was a 19th-century English journalist who took a special interest in ornithology and domesticated animals. This interest developed into several books on birds and 'pet' animals including 'Domesticated Animals'. This charming first edition of Mudie's work on domesticated animals focuses mainly on farm animals – horses, swine, poultry, goats, etc. – and how they differ from their wild counterparts. This work... Read more
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$399.00
Facts For Farmers...about Domestic Animals And Domestic Economy,  Farm Buildings, Gardens, Orchards, And Vineyards...

Facts For Farmers...about Domestic Animals And Domestic Economy, Farm Buildings, Gardens, Orchards, And Vineyards...

by Robinson, Solon, [Ed. ]

NY: Johnson. Good; Lacks top 1/3 of spine, binding shabby, internally clean and tight.. 1870. Hardcover. Large 8vo; Volume 2 only, pictorial leather gilt, [3], 515-1050p, illus. , plates, index. **With "Valuable law forms" on pps.1051-1098. .
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$40.00
The Principles of Breeding: or, Glimpses at the Physiological Laws Involved in the Reproduction and Improvement of Domestic Animals

The Principles of Breeding: or, Glimpses at the Physiological Laws Involved in the Reproduction and Improvement of Domestic Animals

by Goodale, S.L

Boston: Crosby, Nichols, Lee and Company, 1861. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page - "To Hon. Simon Brown with the regards of The Author". Simon Brown was the 21st Lt. Governor of Massachusetts, serving from 1855-56. He was also a printer and publisher, including of the New England Farmer. Simon Brown's signature in pencil at top edge title page. Very Good Plus, title at spine faded and not quite legible. 164 pp. in publisher's pebbled cloth with rules in blind. Quite... Read more
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$200.00
Raising Pigs Successfully

Raising Pigs Successfully

by Kellogg, Kathy (Author); Kellogg, Bob (Author)

Charlotte, Vermont: Williamson Publishing, 1985. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Used Book: Trade Paperback Very light shelf wear to edges and corners of cover and spine. Binding remains tight and pages are clean and unbent. Very good used reading condition.
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$7.00
Youatt On The Structure And The Diseases Of The Horse... Brought  Down to 1849 by W. C. Spooner... to Which is Prefixed, an Account  of the Breeds in the United States.

Youatt On The Structure And The Diseases Of The Horse... Brought Down to 1849 by W. C. Spooner... to Which is Prefixed, an Account of the Breeds in the United States.

by Youatt, [William]

NY: C. M. Saxton, Barker. Good+; Extremeties worn, board showing, else tight and clean.. 1860. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 483 pages; Illustrated, index . .
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$40.00
VANISHING BREED

VANISHING BREED

by William Albert Allard

First Edition. Very Good +/Fair. 1982. 1st printing, NEW YORK GRAPHIC SOCIETY. Photographs by William Albert Allard. Foreword by Thomas McGuane Little Brown & Co: Boston, (1982). Oblong quarto, blue denim cloth, in a dust wrapper, price cut, with one tear and a little worn. 144 pages, beautifully illustrated in full colour. A very good plus copy with the extra photographic process colour print laid in as issued. POSTAGE WITH TRACKING via French Post DELIVENGO
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€80.00
The Dairyman's Manual: Being A Complete Guide For The American Dairyman,  With Numerous Illustrations.

The Dairyman's Manual: Being A Complete Guide For The American Dairyman, With Numerous Illustrations.

by Evans, Gurdon

Utica: John W. Fuller & Company. Good+; Ink stain on corner front board and along fore-edge on rear . board, tight and internally clean.. 1851. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo ; Publisher's pictorial gilt cloth, vi, 235p., 7 plates. .
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$67.50
Approved Ayrshire Sires and Dams, and a Report of Individual Production Records, Volume V, Book I

Approved Ayrshire Sires and Dams, and a Report of Individual Production Records, Volume V, Book I

by Gibson Jr., David (Secretary)

The Ayrshire Breeders' Association. Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. Used Book: Hard Cover Rubbing to covers with a couple gentle bumps at corners. Foxing to page edges and inside covers with a previous owner's name to the front endpaper.
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$11.50
Les races bovines. Études zootechniques.Paris, Imprimerie Nationale, [1864]. 2 volumes (text & plates). Oblong folio (36 x 49.5 cm). With 5 hand coloured maps and 87 numbered plates. Contemporary red half morocco, gold-tooled spine, gold-blocked boards with the note "offert par le Minstre de l'Agriculture", gilt edges.

Les races bovines. Études zootechniques.Paris, Imprimerie Nationale, [1864]. 2 volumes (text & plates). Oblong folio (36 x 49.5 cm). With 5 hand coloured maps and 87 numbered plates. Contemporary red half morocco, gold-tooled spine, gold-blocked boards with the note "offert par le Minstre de l'Agriculture", gilt edges.

by BAUDEMENT, Émile

[6], LXXIV, [2]; [4], [10] pp.Presentation copy of one of the most beautifully produced works on cattle, by the "zootechnician", Émile Baudement (1810-1864). The 87 plates of bovine animals are arranged by origin, each region with its own part-title: England, Holland and Denmark, Switzerland and Germany, (the empire of) Austria, and France. Many of the excellent plates are after photographs by Adrien Nadar. Artists like Emile van Marcke, Isodore Bonheur and Barye contributed to this work. "The plates... Read more
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€2,950.00
Special Report On The History And Present Condition Of The Sheep  Industry of the United States

Special Report On The History And Present Condition Of The Sheep Industry of the United States

by Carman, Ezra A. , Et Al

Washington, DC: G. P. O.. Good; front hinge partiallly glued,. 1892. First Edition. Hardcover. Thick 8vo; 1000 pages; Leather bound, 96 plates, index. .
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$95.00
The New American Pocket Farrier And Farmer's Guide In The Choice  And Management of Horses

The New American Pocket Farrier And Farmer's Guide In The Choice And Management of Horses

Philadelphia: John B. Perry. Good+; Spine extremeties broken.. [c1845]. Hardcover. 24mo 5" - 6" tall; Publisher's cloth, gilt pictorial spine, 284p., illustrated, index. **American Imprint 45-4601. .
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$65.00
[POULTRY PHOTOMONTAGES]  Ptitsevodstvo. Krolikovodstvo [i.e. Poultry Breeding. Rabbit Breeding] / compiled by A. Kuz'michev, edited by V. Karelin, designed by A. Belov

[POULTRY PHOTOMONTAGES] Ptitsevodstvo. Krolikovodstvo [i.e. Poultry Breeding. Rabbit Breeding] / compiled by A. Kuz'michev, edited by V. Karelin, designed by A. Belov

Moscow: Sel'khozgiz, 1940. [126] pp.: ill. 29x23 cm. In original cloth with gilt embossed design and gilt lettering on the front cover and spine (faded). Slightly rubbed, few defects of the back cover, some soiling of lower outer corner, otherwise very good. First and only edition. One of 5000 copies. Design by A. Belov. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and photomontages as well as three leaves with colored illustrations. Extremely rare with only copy located in Ohio... Read more
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$2,750.00
Horse-Hoeing Husbandry: or, an Essay on the Principles of Vegetation and Tillage. Designed to introduce a new method of culture; wherein the produce of land will be increased, and the usual expence lessened. Together with accurate descriptions and cuts of the instruments employed in it. The third edition, very carefully corrected

Horse-Hoeing Husbandry: or, an Essay on the Principles of Vegetation and Tillage. Designed to introduce a new method of culture; wherein the produce of land will be increased, and the usual expence lessened. Together with accurate descriptions and cuts of the instruments employed in it. The third edition, very carefully corrected

by Tull, Jethro

London: Printed for A. Millar, opposite to Catharine-street in the Strand, 1751. Octavo, xvi + 432 pages. Seven folding engraved plates. Complete. The third edition of Tull's agricultural classic, in which he introduced the seed drill. The drill, as well as various horse-drawn hoes and plows are illustrated in the plates. Tull was an early English proponent of the scientific advancement of agriculture, and helped bring about the British Agricultural Revolution. One plate with two-inch archival repair to... Read more
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$750.00
The Complete Farrier; Or, The Gentleman's Vade Mecum Containing Advise  To Purchasers Of Horses, A Description of Their Diseases, and the  Most Approved Method of Cure. Adopted by Jonathan Lipencott.

The Complete Farrier; Or, The Gentleman's Vade Mecum Containing Advise To Purchasers Of Horses, A Description of Their Diseases, and the Most Approved Method of Cure. Adopted by Jonathan Lipencott.

NY: Printed By John Tiebout. Fair; 1 leaf lacks 3"x3/4" of margin affecting up to 3 letters/line. 1802. Pamphlet. 12mo; Plain wraps, 48p., cut of jockey leading horse on title page. **American Imprints #2060, NIC only location. " .
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$325.00
THE PASTORAL HOMES of AUSTRALIA, NEW SOUTH WALES.

THE PASTORAL HOMES of AUSTRALIA, NEW SOUTH WALES.

by PASTORALISTS' REVIEW:

Sydney, Melbourne and London, printed by John Andrew & Co, The Pastoralists Review Propy, Ltd,. 1910. . THE SECOND VOLUME OF THE FIRST SERIES, 1910. 4to approximately 280 x 220 mm, 11 x 8½ inches, colour frontispiece, illustrated throughout, an illustration on most pages of various sizes, many full page, pages: viii, 1-712, bound in the original publisher's morocco, gilt lettering and rules to spine. gilt title with gilt surround to upper cover, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, large attractive... Read more
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£4,500.00
Horse Portraiture: Embracing Breeding, Rearing, And Training Trotters...

Horse Portraiture: Embracing Breeding, Rearing, And Training Trotters...

by Simpson, Joseph Cairn

NY: Geo. E. Woodward. Good; Library marks.. [1867]. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo ; Pictorial gilt spine, 462p., index. .
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$35.00