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ALBRIGHT, J.L. and ARAVE, C.W: The Behaviour of Cattle.

Item No. 9343

Wallingford: C.A.B.I. Publishing, 2002. Reprint. Black & white illustrations. Large 8vo, pp.viii:306, glazed boards, no dustwrapper; an excellent copy.

£50.00

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CAMERON, CHARLES A: Chemistry of Agriculture. The Food of Plants: The Composition, Properties, and Adulteration of Manures.

Item No. 8248

Dublin: W. B. Kelly; London: Simpkin, Marshall, 1857. First edition. 8vo, pp.vi:(2):144:(20, "Agricultural Advertisements", mostly Dublin businesses, 2 illustrated), original crimson cloth blocked in blind; two short splits to joints but generally very good & bright.

£40.00

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CORRALL, A.J. [Editor]: Accounting for Nutrients. A Challenge for Grassland Farmers in the 21st Century. Occasional Symposium No. 33 British Grassland Society, 1999.

Item No. 9307

British Grassland Society, 1999. First edition. Large 8vo, pp.v:173, softcover; an excellent copy.

£25.00

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CULLEN, PATRICK T: Farm Animal Health. A Practical Guide.

Item No. 9358

Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1991. First edition. Black & white illustrations. Large 8vo, pp.viii:205, softcover; small mark to front cover, otherwise an excellent copy.

£18.00

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DAVY, SIR HUMPHRY: Elements of Agricultural Chemistry, in a Course of Lectures for the Board of Agriculture, delivered between 1802 and 1812. The fifth edition.

Item No. 16982

Item No. 16982

Item No. 16982

London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, 1836. 10 folding engraved plates. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches), pages: viii:413, contemporary half tan calf, marbled boards, lacking backstrip. Some light foxing but generally very good internaly. Name, A.W. Graveson, in ink on front fly; some marginal annotations in pencil.

£50.00

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FITT, J.N. [attributed to]: Hearths and Homesteads: A Series of Papers on Subjects connected with Agriculture. By a Hampshire Farmer.

Item No. 11399

London: James Humphreys [1867]. 8vo (9 x 6 inches), 93-pages. Original purple blindstamped cloth. Headbands bumped, binding slightly unevenly faded, prelims. foxed. Armorial bookplate. Anon.

£40.00

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HARLEY, WILLIAM: The Harleian Dairy System; and an Account of the Various Methods of Dairy Husbandry pursued by the Dutch. Also a New and Improved Mode of Ventilating Stables with An Appendix, containing useful hints .... for the management of Hedge-Row Fences .....

Item No. 3182

London: James Ridgeway, 1829. First edition. Engraved portrait, 3 engraved plans (2 folding) and two sepia tinted plates of cattle. 8vo, pp.xxxvi:288, modern green cloth. Some offsetting of portrait to title, binding a little unevenly faded. An excellent uncut & crisp copy with the half-title and leaf of advertisements at end.

£100.00

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Item No. 16030

JOHNSON, CUTHBERT W. & SHAW, WILLIAM: The Farmer's Almanac for 1841.

London: James Ridgway [ 1840 ]. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches). pages: 96:48 (Ringway's catalogue):(3, advertisment and 2-page list of fairs in Pembrokeshire and Carmarthanshire on yellow paper). Contemporary half green calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra and gilt letterd direct; very good. Scarce. £40.00

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JOHNSON, CUTHBERT W. & SHAW, WILLIAM: The Farmer's Almanac for 1844.

Item No. 16032

Item No. 16032

London: James Ridgway [ 1843 ]. Many Illustrated advertisements. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches). 204-pages. Contemporary half green calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra and gilt letterd direct; headband a little rubbed, title browned; overall very good. Scarce.

£40.00

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JOHNSON, CUTHBERT W. & SHAW, WILLIAM: The Farmer's Almanac for 1845.

Item No. 16033

Item No. 16033

London: James Ridgway [ 1844 ]. Many Illustrated advertisements. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches). 220-pages. Contemporary half green calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra and gilt letterd direct; overall very good. Scarce.

£40.00

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JOHNSON, CUTHBERT W. & SHAW, WILLIAM: The Farmer's Almanac for 1846.

Item No. 16034

Item No. 16034

London: James Ridgway [ 1845 ]. Many Illustrated advertisements. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches). 264-pages. Contemporary half green calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra and gilt letterd direct; title with marginal ink splashes, overall very good. Scarce.

£40.00

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JOHNSON, CUTHBERT W. & SHAW, WILLIAM: The Farmer's Almanac for 1847.

Item No. 16035

Item No. 16035

London: James Ridgway [ 1846 ]. Many Illustrated advertisements. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches). 240-pages. Contemporary half green calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra and gilt letterd direct; last two leaves discoloured, overall very good. Scarce.

£40.00

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JOHNSON, CUTHBERT W. & SHAW, WILLIAM: The Farmer's Almanac for 1848.

Item No. 16036

Item No. 16036

London: James Ridgway [1847]. Many Illustrated advertisements. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches). 200-pages. Contemporary half green calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra and gilt letterd direct; overall very good. Scarce.

£40.00

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JOHNSON, CUTHBERT W. & SHAW, WILLIAM: The Farmer's Almanac for 1849.

Item No. 16037

Item No. 16037

London: James Ridgway [ 1848 ]. Many Illustrated advertisements. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches). 216-pages. Contemporary half green calf, marbled boards, spine gilt extra and gilt letterd direct; overall very good. Scarce.

£40.00

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MACDONALD, JAMES & SINCLAIR, JAMES: History of Hereford Cattle. Revised edition by James Sinclair.

Reprinted for the Hereford Herd Book Society, 1968. Facsimile of the Vinton & Co. edition of 1909. Plates. 8vo (9 x 5 1/2 inches), 501-pages, original burgundy cloth; very good.

£35.00

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ROOK, A.J. and PENNING, P.D. [Editors]: Grazing Management. Occasional Symposium No. 34 British Grassland Society, 2000.

British Grassland Society, 2000. First edition. Large 8vo, pp.viii:270, softcover; an excellent copy.

£25.00

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STREET, A.G: Ditchampton Farm.

Item No. 7305

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1946. First edition. Black & white photographic frontispiece. 8vo, pp.207, original brown cloth in dustwrapper; dustwrapper suffering a number of chips, tears (with some loss) and some creasing; in all other respects, very good.

£15.00

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THE MOREDUN FOUNDATION: The Moredun Foundation (Formerly Animal Diseases Research Association). Volume One News Sheets 1-30. Volume Two News Sheets 1-20.

Item No. 9331

Edinburgh: The Moredun Foundation, 1998. Two volumes. Volume One 1998 a reprint, Volume Two 2002 a reprint. Large 8vo, pp.229 and pp.190, softcovers; both generally very good.

£26.00

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TROW-SMITH, ROBERT: A History of British Livestock Husbandry to 1700 & 2nd volume: 1700-1900.

London: Routledge Kegan Paul, 1957. Two volumes. First editions. 2nd vol. pub. 1959. Plates. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), pages: 286 & 351. Original green cloth; binding a little spotted, overall good.

£14.00

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TUSSER, THOMAS: Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry ......... together with a Book of Huswifery. Being a Calendar of rural and domestic Economy ..... And exhibiting a Picture of the Agriculture, Customs, and Manners of England in the Sixteenth Century.

Item No. 16540

London: for Lackington, Allen, 1812. A New Edition by William Mavor.. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), contemporary full diced tan calf, narrow gilt rules to sides, spine gilt on bands, crimson lettering piece. Upper joint cracked but held on cords. Old Tusser newspaper notice on verso of front free endpaper and 19th Century inscription on margin of title.

£40.00

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YOUNG, ARTHUR & MORTON, JOHN CHALMERS: The Farmer's Calendar by Arthur Young. Describing the Business Necessary to be Performed on various kinds of Farms during every Month in the Year. Entirely re-written to Present Date by John Chalmers Morton. Second Edition.

London: Routledge, 1862. Illustrations in the text. 8vo, pp. xvi:624, publishers quarter red roan. Stitching slack, several gatherings detached and dusty on foremargins, 1-inch piece torn from headband but still attached, inner joints cracked, inscriptions on front free-endpaper, lacking front flyleaf, some marginal pencil annotations. Not a wonderful copy by any means but an uncommon edition.

£30.00

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