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Locavore: From Farmers Fields to Rooftop Gardens - How Canadians are Changing the Way We Eat

by Elton, Sarah

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2010
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Toronto: HarperCollins, 2010. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo. Orange cloth, 240pp. Signed by author, with inscription to Michael Ignatieff. A small bump on bottom edge of front cover, o/w near fine in d/w. "Locavore describes how foodies, urbanites, farmers, gardners and chefs across Canada are creating a new local food order that is sustainable and can feed us all.… Read more
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C.S.T.A. Review No. 23: Prairie Farm Rehabilitation

by Canadian Society of Technical Agriculturists; O'Brien, C.G. [managing editor] et al.

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Published
1939
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Very Good
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Ottawa: Canadian Society of Technical Agriculturists, 1939. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. December 1939. Canadian Society of Technical Agriculturists. Original green pictorial wraps, stapled and glued binding. 101 pp., [x]. B&W photos and illustrations in-text. Sunning and damp staining to spine, staples rusted. Damp stain to tail edge at gutter at front. This issue of the CSTA Review… Read more
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Fifteen years with Unionville Junior Farmers

by Unionville Junior Farmers Association

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Published
1947
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Fine
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Markham: Economist & Sun, 1947. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Brown wrappers, title on upper front cover, 65pp. Illustrated. About fine. Celebrating the accomplishments of Unionville Junior Farmers, with members list and commentary.
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Fifteen Years with Unionville Junior Farmers

by Unionville Junior Farmers Association

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1947
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Markham: Economist & Sun, 1947. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Brown wrapps, 65pp. Illustrated. Front cover somewhat curled, but o/w very good. Celebrating the 15th Anniversary of the Unionville Junior Farmers Association. Includes membership list and notes.
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Fifteen Years with Unionville Junior Farmers

by Unionville Junior Farmers Association

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1947
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Markham: Economist & Sun, 1947. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. Brown wrappers, title on upper front cover, 65pp. Illustrated. About fine. Celebrating the accomplishments of Unionville Junior Farmers, with members list and commentary.
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[Sault Ste. Marie]: [Canadian Institute of Forestry]. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo. [1968]. Orig. orange card wraps. vii, 134 pp. B&W photos in-text. Small scuff to front cover. Inside is bright and clean. Ink ownership inscription to title page. Fine overall.
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Perennials and Politics: The Life Story of Hon. Irene Parlby, LL.D.

by Villy Cormack, Barbara

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Ardrossan, Alberta: Self Published. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription from author to title page. [N.d., ca. 1966-1968]. Original textured blue card wraps, stapled & glued binding. 160 pp. Rust stains to joints, stains and creasing to covers, sunning to spine. Some pencil underlining to text, rust stains to gutter. Order form inserted. Irene Parlby was a… Read more
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The Farm Book

by Poortvliet, Rien

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Published
1980
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Fine
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New York: Harry N. Abrams Inc, 1980. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo (imperial). Orig. brown leather with gilt illustrations on front cover, unpaginated (approx. 250pp) with colour illustrations throughout. About fine in d/w. "Hundreds of full-color illustrations, rendered with perception, wit, and accuracy, offer heart-warming look at life on the farm-the way it was and the way it is.… Read more
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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… Read more
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Keepers of the Land: A Celebration of Canadian Farmers

by Hiebert, Carl and Deb Cripps

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Published
2007
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Near Fine
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Linwood, ON: Gift of Wings Publishing, 2007. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 11" x 11" SIGNED by Carl Hiebert to half-title. Full tan cloth. Pictorial endpapers. 168 pp. Colour photography throughout. Slight bowing to front board. A few bumps to edges of dust jacket. Else fine. An adventure through rural Canada that celebrate's the country's farmers.
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Authentic Ecolodges

by Mehta, Hitesh

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Published
2010
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1st Edition
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New York: Collins Design, 2010. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Lewis, Matthew. 12" x 10" First edition, first printing stated. Oblong. Thick stamped paper board over brown cloth spine. With green sleeve wrapper. Near fine overall. A stunning look at some of the most forward-thinking ecolodges in the world's most exotic destinations. Featuring more than 300… Read more
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Apples in The Barrel

by Hatchard, Keith A.

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Published
1980
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Hansport, Nova Scotia: Lancelot Press, 1980. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo (tall). Original pictorial card wraps. 85 p.p. A few ink marks to front cover. The story of the apple industry in Nova Scotia and the families immediately involved.
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The Experiences of Poor Si

by Forbes, P.L.

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Bend, Oregon: P.L. Forbes. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo. Pictorial card wraps, staple bound. 51 p.p. [No date, c. 1936 or later]. B&W photos. Some slight bumping to corners and a few scuffs to rear, else a very nice copy.
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Blazing the Old Cattle Trail

by Macewan, Grant

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Published
1972
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Saskatoon: Prairie Books, 1972. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Wm. W. Perehudoff. 8vo. Fifth printing. Orig. orange cloth, 248pp. Illustrated with line-drawings. Signed on title-page by author. Bookplate on front pastedown, light rubbing to cloth and extremities o/w near fine in d/w. Stories of Canadian cattle men on the frontier.
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Remembering the Farm: Memories of Farming, Ranching, and Rural Life in Canada, Past and Present

by Anderson, Allan

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Published
1977
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1977. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription by author to ffep. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. xvi, 287 p.p., [32] p.p. B&W photos. Spine is sunned, some light chafing to top and tail edges. Staining to fore edge of text block. Slight age toning to edges. … Read more
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Handboek Voor Den Landbouw

by Enklaar, E.G. (et al)

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Published
1854
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Nijmegen: C.A. Vieweg, 1854. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. (Handbook for Agriculture). Buckram backed paperboards, (10) 368pp. Light foxing, spine darkened and lacking label, chipping to paper on boards and bumping to corners and edges, but still very good. A Dutch work on agriculture feature information on fertilization, wood cultivation, plant composition and much more. Text in Dutch. … Read more
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Forage Crops Other Than Grasses: How to Cultivate, Harvest, and Use Them

by Shaw, Thomas

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Published
1902
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New York: Orange Judd Company, 1902. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo (small). Orig. burgundy cloth, (8) 287pp., (7)ads. With 29 illustrations including frontispiece. Label on front pastedown, a small tear to rear pastedown, light bruising to spine and some chafing to boards o/w very good. This work talks about forage crops, grasses and clovers and their benefits for… Read more
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Marcus Porcious Cato on Agriculture; Marcus Terentius Varro on Agriculture

by Hooper, W.D. And H.B. Ash (Translators)

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Published
1960
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 16mo. The Loeb Classical Library, No. 283. Later printing. Orig. red cloth, xxv, 543pp, (8)ads. A small damp stain on rear pastedown, spine ends and corners somewhat worn, o/w very good in a good d/w, jacket soiled and chipped with loss on spine.
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The New Invasion

by Nolan, Winefride

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Published
1953
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1953. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. 216 p.p. Sunning to spine ends, more so at foot. Rubbing to spine ends and corners, some light staining to boards. Spine slightly tilted. Ink ownership inscription and offsetting to FFEP. Small chip to foot of p. 28. Two small stains… Read more
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Stark Bro's Guide to Profitable Orcharding

by Stark Bro's Nurseries & Orchards

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Published
1938
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Good
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Louisiana, MO: Special Service Department and Orchard Research Department of Stark Bro's Nurseries and Orchards, 1938. Soft Cover. Good. 12mo (tall). Red card craps, staple bound. 128 p.p. B&W photos throughout. Spots of wear and damp staining to covers, crease and curling to front cover, small ink scribble at foot of front, small perforation and crease to upper… Read more
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