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PORTRAITS OF FLOWERS. With commentary by Patrick Lima

by BRENDER À BRANDIS, G.

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Published
1995
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First printing
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Erin, ON: Porcupine's Quill. 1995. First printing. Softcover. Card covers. Fine copy. Signed by Brender and Lima. 72 excellent wood engravings by Brender à Brandis. ; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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And the Swamp Flourished: the bittersweet story of Holland Marsh

by VanderMey, Albert

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Published
1994
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First printing
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Surrey, BC: Vanderheide Publishing Company. 1994. First printing. Hardcover. Green boards, endpaper maps. pp xii, 147. Many photos. Ink gift inscription inside front cover, else fine in fine jacket. Rich agricultural area just north of Toronto.; Quarto .
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Ontario's Cattle Kingdom: Purebred Breeders and Their World, 1870-1920

by Derry, Margaret

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Published
2001
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First Edition
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9780802048660
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. 0802048668 . Black boards. xv + 221 pp. including notes, bibliography, index. Several pages of illustrations. Fine in fine jacket. Signed by the author.; Octavo.; Signed by Author .
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London: The Times Book Club. 1912. Hardcover. Fourth edition, revised and enlarged (first was in 1909, 89 pp). Green cloth gilt lettered. pp 132, (4, ads). Note by Lord Strathcona on front pastedown, Author's Note on recto of front free endpapers, ads on rear endpapers and in text. Double page tinted map inserted at front. Many… Read more
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BRAVE HARVEST: the life story of E. Cora Hind

by HAIG, Kennethe M.

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Published
1945
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First printing
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Toronto: Thomas Allen. 1945. First printing. Hardcover. Brown cloth. pp 275 + frontispiece portrait. Signed by the author. Ink gift inscription and later owner name on half-title leaf, else a VG clean and unworn jacketless copy. "Ella Cora Hind (September 18, 1861 - October 6, 1942) was Western Canada's first female journalist and a women's rights … Read more
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Gene Banks and the World's Food

by Plucknett. Donald L.; J. T. Williams; N. Murthi Anishetty; Nigel J. H. Smith

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Published
1987
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First printing
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9780691084381
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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 1987. First printing. Hardcover. 0691084386 . Green cloth, pp 247, indexed. Fine in fine jacket, no owner marks.; Octavo .
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Berkeley: University of California Press, c1998. Softcover. 0520218108 . Quarto, card covers. pp (x), 276. Illustrated, index. Fine copy. 1.5 kg. .
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Garden Insects of North America: The Ultimate Guide to Backyard Bugs (Princeton Field Guides)

by Cranshaw, Whitney

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Published
2004
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First printing
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9780691095615
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Priceton, NJ: Princeton University Press. 2004. First printing. Softcover. 0691095612 . Tall squarish octavo, cloth textured card covers (durable). pp xvi, 656. Fine copy. "Garden Insects of North America is the most comprehensive and user-friendly guide to the common insects and mites affecting yard and garden plants in North America. In a manner no previous book has… Read more
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London: C. Clement. 1821. First Edition. Hardcover. Narrow 12mo. 4 plates (complete), index, unpaginated [264 pp]. Original brown pictorial cloth gilt. Old rebacking in leather; spine chipped at ends; boards worn at edges, corners rounded; inner hinges neatly repaired; front free endpaper renewed with period paper; ink gift inscription on verso of title leaf; ripples… Read more
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THE ULTIMATE PLANT BOOK

by Kate Bryant; Tony Rodd

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Published
2005
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9781551927848
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Vancouver: Raincoast Books. 2005. Hardcover. 1551927845 . Thick quarto, glossy pictorial boards. pp 1024. Colour photos, index. Fine copy. Dust jacket has a one inch corner tear to front panel, nearly fine otherwise. More than 2250 plants grown by gardeners all over the world. "Every plant you need for your garden." Note: Note: 3.5 kg parcel, extra… Read more
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San Diego, CA: Thunder Bay Press. 2003. Hardcover. 1592230555 . Quarto. pp 816. Colour photos, index. Fine in fine jacket. Note: 3 kg parcel, extra postage will be required. .
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CROP PESTS IN THE UK: collected edition of MAFF leaflets

by GRATWICK, Marion, editor

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Published
1992
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London: Chapman & Hall. 1992. Hardcover. Tall octavo, glossy pictorial boards. pp (xiv), 490. Colour and b&w photos, index. Fine copy. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage may be required. .
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A HISTORY OF AGRICULTURE IN ONTARIO (2 volumes)

by REAMAN, G. Elmore

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Published
1970
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First Edition
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Toronto: Saunders. 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes, octavo, brown cloth. pp 180 + plates; 264 + plates. Index in each volume. Glue residue to each rear pastedown and to recto of front free endpaper in Vol. II; light evidence of something removed from upper front free endpapers; else fine, jacketess copies, in card slipcase. Note: … Read more
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FARMER'S ADVOCATE AND HOME MAGAZINE FOR 1882. Volume XVI

by WELD, William, editor

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Published
1882
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Good
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London, Ontario. Good. 1882. Hardcover. Contemporary half leather and marbled boards. pp 340. pp 342-44, Contents, bound at front. Text in triple columns. Many pictorial ads. Cracks to spine leather repaired; peeling to marbled paper on covers; front inner hinge repaired with rice paper; lower outer corner of pp 189-92 torn away with just a little… Read more
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Toronto: Canada Packers, no date (1963?). Hardcover. Blue cloth. 79 pp. 11 leaves of plates. Includes a history of Canada Packers. VG copy. .
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RHETORIC AND ROSES: a history of Canadian gardening 1900-1930

by BAEYER, Edwinna von

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Published
1984
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First Edition
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Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, green cloth. pp (viii), 197. B&w illustrations, index. Fine in fine jacket.; abe .
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SIMPLE POULTRY REMEDIES

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Published
1909
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St. Paul, Minnesota: Webb Publishing Company. 1909. Softcover. pp (80). Index. Soft crease to lower outer corners, else fine. How to treat sick birds. .
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HOOTEN PAGNELL: the agricultural evolution of a yorkshire village

by Ruston, Arthur G. and Denis Witney

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Published
1934
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First US issue
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New York / London: Longmans, Green / Edward Arnold. 1934. First US issue. Hardcover. Tall octavo, purple cloth gilt. pp viii, 459 + plates. Index, illustrations in text. VG clean, tight and unworn jacketless copy, no owner names, no cover fading. A study since ancient times. Note: 2 kg parcel, extra postage will be required. .
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THE COMMON-SENSE POULTRY DOCTOR

by Robinson, John H.

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Published
1913
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Boston: Farm-Poultry Publishing Company. 1913. Softcover. Third edition. Grey card covers. 176 pp. VG clean, tight and unworn copy, no owner names. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced. .
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POULTRY HOUSES COOPS & EQUIPMENT

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Published
1911
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St. Paul, Minnesota: Webb Publishing Company. 1911. Softcover. 96 pp, grey card covers. Illustrated. Small browned spots near spine from staples, soft crease to outer corners, else fine copy. How to build them. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced. .
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