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Farm Crops in Britain (Puffin Picture Book) by Sir George Stapledon - Paperback - First Edition - 1955 - from Bookbarrow and

Farm Crops in Britain (Puffin Picture Book)

by Sir George Stapledon

Condition: Good Condition/No Dust Jacket

Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1955. First Edition. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Puffin Picture Book No. 98 introduces children to the various crops grown in Britain - grass; cereals; root crops; fruit; hops & apples - with sections explaining cultivation; uses; rotation; market gardens; nurseries; the glasshouse; seed production; weed control; beer & cider making & the Fenland. Size: Oblong 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 30 pages. Previous owner's signature in ink inside front cover at top edge. light wear to corners & spine bottom. illustrated by colour & b/w. drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Children; Arable Farming; Farm Crops; Fruit Growing; Britain/UK; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3990. . This book is very light, and may be shipped for less than the standard book cost quoted at this site..
  • Bookseller: Bookbarrow GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 3990
  • Title: Farm Crops in Britain (Puffin Picture Book)
  • Author: Sir George Stapledon
  • Format/binding: Softcover (Saddle-stapled)
  • Book condition: Used - Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • Place: Harmondsworth, Middlesex
  • Date published: 1955
  • Keywords: BZDB227 NOISBN Children/Farming/Rural Life/Farm Crops/Arable Farming/Fruit Growing/Fenland/Puffin Picture Book series Children; Arable Farming; Farm Crops; Fruit Growing; Britain/UK; Farming & Rural Life. Farm Crops in Britain Puffin Picture Book



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