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The Province of New Brunswick, Canada; Its Development and Opportunnities
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The Province of New Brunswick, Canada; Its Development and Opportunnities

By Natural Resources Intelligence Services

Ottawa: Dept. of the Interior, Dominion of Canada, 1921 Tan softcover book of 80 pp. Official publication of the Department of the Interior. Dated to 1921 Census. The province offers 100-acre plots of farm land for one dollar per acre plus specific improvements. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Remembering the Farm
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Remembering the Farm

By Anderson, Allan

Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1979 Blue photo cover paperback. No writing. No damage, but a bit soiled on edges. Reminders of the way it used to be. 287 pp.. First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Section. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Over the Cobblestones; Notes on the History of the Sloven
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Over the Cobblestones; Notes on the History of the Sloven

By Ingersoll, L.K.

Saint John, N.B.: New Brunswick Museum, 1975 First documented references appeared around 1870 for this low-slung utility wagon. How much easier my life would have been if we had had it available for loading loose hay in the 1940's in Ohio ! 35 pp. The secret's in the drop axles !. First Edition. Soft Cover, Stapled. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by 18 Illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.00

Agriculture; Vol. I Only
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Agriculture; Vol. I Only

By Brooks, William P. (Ph. D.)

Springfield, MA: Home Correspondence School, 1911 Maroon cloth on boards. A book I would have added to my collection, but I must refrain. Previous owner's name. Front hinge cracked at title. Excellent treatment of Soils as well as numerous drawings of actual implements. 199 pp. plus index.. Fifth Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Farm Animals
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Farm Animals

By Lawson, James Gilchrist

Chicago: Rand McNally & Company, 1935 A popular picture book from 1935, showing 100 breeds of farm animals. 64 pp. with index.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 Oblong.

$15.00

Breeding and Improvement of Farm Animals
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Breeding and Improvement of Farm Animals

By Rice, Victor Arthur

New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1942 Brown cloth on boards. No writing or damage. A serious treatment in technical language which takes me back to biology class. A bargain in useful knowledge for the dedicated farmer. Photos, diagrams, and two foldout pages. 750 pp. with index. Heavy book will need extra postage.. Third Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.00

Five Acres and Independence; A Practical Guide to the Selection and Management of the Small Farm
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Five Acres and Independence; A Practical Guide to the Selection and Management of the Small Farm

By Kaines, M. G.

Toronto: Ambassador Books Limited, 1945 Red cloth on boards. I have owned this copy of this book for many years, and I recommend it, especially for part-timers. 397 pp. (I'll soon be 80, so I don't need it anymore). Previous owner's name.. Revised & Enlarged Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Practical Hints on Mill Building
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Practical Hints on Mill Building

By Abernathey, R. James

Moline, Ill.: R. James Abernathey, 1880 The original hardcover edition. No others found for sale. Only real review I found was in Volume 113-114, p. 384, Journal of the Franklin Institute (online). This copy has spots on cover and one leaf re-glued into place. A few faint pencil lines in margins. Previous owner's name in pencil, with no other writing. Soundly bound. 298 pp. plus 21 pp. full-page illustrated ads for milling machinery.. First. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Matthews & Warren, et al. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$150.00

The American Fruit Culturist
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The American Fruit Culturist

By Thomas, John J.

New York: William Wood & Company, 1885 Green cloth on beveled boards. Dusty. Everything you need to know about growing fruits. 593 pp. with index.. Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$35.00

The Practical Stock Doctor
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The Practical Stock Doctor

By Dr. George A. Waterman (Ed.)

Detroit, MI: F.B. Dickerson Company, 1912 Black cloth on boards, embossed front and back. All edges marbled. Bottom edges show small dark stain, not affecting legibility. 840 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. Pencil notes on first free endpaper.. Revised and Enlarged. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$25.00

Gardening for Profit; A Guide to the Successful Cultivation of the Market and Family Garden
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Gardening for Profit; A Guide to the Successful Cultivation of the Market and Family Garden

By Henderson, Peter

New York: O. Judd Co., 1888 Green cloth on boards. Probably the best guide to market gardening ever published. Severely demanding of time and labour. Cultivating, seeding, and harvest are fully described, with necessary tools and implements. 376 pp.. Third Edition. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Numerous New Engravings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$35.00

The Field and the Fold; Or, A Popular Exposition of the Science of Agriculture
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The Field and the Fold; Or, A Popular Exposition of the Science of Agriculture

By Sidney, Rev. Edwin

London: Religious Tract Society Purple cloth on boards. Two-inch split in front joint where cover meets spine. 192 pp. Previous owner's name.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$30.00

Blights of the Wheat and Their Remedies
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Blights of the Wheat and Their Remedies

By Sidney, Edwin

London: Religious Tract Society, 1846 Brown cloth on boards, embossed front and back. Previous owner's name. Dated from Preface. Three-inch split in cover joint. Fungi. Ergot. Wheat midge. Importance of insects. 192 pp.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$25.00

Agricultural Class- Book
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Agricultural Class- Book

Dublin: Alexander Thom, 1874 Lilac embossed cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. A textbook of soils, manures, implements, crops, and livestock. Many small illustrations, charts, and tables. 349 pp.. Third. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by 57 Woodcuts. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$60.00

General Science and Agriculture
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General Science and Agriculture

By MacDiarmid, F.E. And Moore, M.B.

Toronto: Copp Clark Co. Limited, 1951 Red cloth on boards. Appears to be a textbook bridging the two subjects. Well-illustrated. Questions for discussion and review follow each chapter. 209 pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

45 Acres of Fun and Tears
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45 Acres of Fun and Tears

By Morrison, Jim

Fredericton, N. B.: Goose Lane Editions, Ltd., 1989 Brown softcover. Former resident of Carleton County, New Brunswick, returns to establish a hobby farm. A booster of boating on the St. John River and Bay of Fundy. 150 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Macdonald Farm Handbook
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Macdonald Farm Handbook

By Brittain, W. H. (Ed.)

Ste. Anne De Bellevue, P.Q.: Macdonald College of McGill University, 1953 Green flexible boards. No writing or damage. Dated from article, Value of Our Woodlots, reference to 1952 production. Practical advice on every phase of agriculture. 337 pp. with index.. Flexible Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

A Practical Guide to Successful Farming
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A Practical Guide to Successful Farming

By Moreland, Wallace S. (Ed.)

New York: Halcyon House, 1943 Grey cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials. No other writing. Rear hinge lightly cracked and glued. Heavy book will need extra postage. Sample the brains of dozens of ag experts on every important subject. pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos and Diagrams. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

General Agriculture
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General Agriculture

By MacEwan, J. W. G. And Ewen, A. H.

Toronto: Thomas Nelson and Sons, Limited, 1939 Red cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Exceptionally sound and "square" is this first edition of the second book by the well-known farmer and politician from Saskatchewan. Light cover wear. Soil, Plants, and Farm Animals thoroughly presented and discussed. 345 pp.. First ( No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photos & Diagrams. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$100.00

Authentic Letters from Upper Canada
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Authentic Letters from Upper Canada

By Radcliff, Rev. Thomas (Ed.)

Toronto: Macmillan Company of Canada, Ltd., 1953 Green cloth on boards. DJ missing thumbnail-size piece from head of spine. No writing. One of the Pioneer Book Series. Letters tell of the Magrath and Radcliff families who emigrated to what is now southern Ontario about 1830. A final section describes field sports. Note: Two additional volumes of this series, In Search of the Magnetic North, and Journeys to the Island of St. John are listed separately. 207 pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. Illus. by Samuel Lover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

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