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Introduction To Animal Science

Introduction To Animal Science

by W Stephen Damron

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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The New-England Farrier

The New-England Farrier

by Paul, Jewett

Horse Portraiture: Embracing Breeding, Rearing, And Training Trotters...

Horse Portraiture: Embracing Breeding, Rearing, And Training Trotters...

by Simpson, Joseph Cairn

NY: Geo. E. Woodward. Good; Library marks.. [1867]. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo ; Pictorial gilt spine, 462p., index. .
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$35.00
Youatt On The Structure And The Diseases Of The Horse... Brought  Down to 1849 by W. C. Spooner... to Which is Prefixed, an Account  of the Breeds in the United States.

Youatt On The Structure And The Diseases Of The Horse... Brought Down to 1849 by W. C. Spooner... to Which is Prefixed, an Account of the Breeds in the United States.

by Youatt, [William]

NY: C. M. Saxton, Barker. Good+; Extremeties worn, board showing, else tight and clean.. 1860. Hardcover. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 483 pages; Illustrated, index . .
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$40.00
Essays On The Soiling Of Cattle, Illustrated From Experience;  And  an Address, Containing Suggestions Which May be Useful to Farmers.

Essays On The Soiling Of Cattle, Illustrated From Experience; And an Address, Containing Suggestions Which May be Useful to Farmers.

by Quincy, Josiah

Boston: A. K. Loring. Very Good-; With a 19th century library label on the inside of front cover.. 1862. Third Edition. Hardcover. 64 pages; A sound and attractive copy. **Not a modern reprint. .
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$25.00
The New American Pocket Farrier And Farmer's Guide In The Choice  And Management of Horses

The New American Pocket Farrier And Farmer's Guide In The Choice And Management of Horses

Philadelphia: John B. Perry. Good+; Spine extremeties broken.. [c1845]. Hardcover. 24mo 5" - 6" tall; Publisher's cloth, gilt pictorial spine, 284p., illustrated, index. **American Imprint 45-4601. .
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$65.00
The Dairyman's Manual: Being A Complete Guide For The American Dairyman,  With Numerous Illustrations.

The Dairyman's Manual: Being A Complete Guide For The American Dairyman, With Numerous Illustrations.

by Evans, Gurdon

Utica: John W. Fuller & Company. Good+; Ink stain on corner front board and along fore-edge on rear . board, tight and internally clean.. 1851. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo ; Publisher's pictorial gilt cloth, vi, 235p., 7 plates. .
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$67.50
Livestock Showman's Handbook : A Guide for Raising Animals for Junior  Livestock Shows

Livestock Showman's Handbook : A Guide for Raising Animals for Junior Livestock Shows

by Pond, Roger

Goldendale, WA: Pine Forest Publishing. New 1997. Second Edition; First Printing. Softcover. Trade PB; 213 pages .
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$3.00
Special Report On The History And Present Condition Of The Sheep  Industry of the United States

Special Report On The History And Present Condition Of The Sheep Industry of the United States

by Carman, Ezra A. , Et Al

Washington, DC: G. P. O.. Good; front hinge partiallly glued,. 1892. First Edition. Hardcover. Thick 8vo; 1000 pages; Leather bound, 96 plates, index. .
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$95.00
Deconstructing Elsie.

Deconstructing Elsie.

by [Amberwood Press, Inc.] Nava Atlas

New Paltz, New York:: Amberwood Press,, 2014.. Edition of 200. 11 x 14"; 18 pages Digital offset. Spiral bound with pictorial laminated covers. Nava Atlas: "When I began working on Deconstructing Elsie, my purpose was to create a visual exploration of the dark side of the dairy industry in a nutshell, from the heartbreaking abuse of cows (as well as the discarded calves that become veal) to pollution of soil and water, dissemination of false information, and much more in between. What I... Read more
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$125.00
The Horse, A New Edition With Numerous Illustrations. Together With  A General History Of The Horse; A Dissertation On The American Trotting  Horse, How Trained And Jockeyed, An Account Of His Remarkable Performances; And an Essay on the Ass and the Mule by J. S. Skinner...

The Horse, A New Edition With Numerous Illustrations. Together With A General History Of The Horse; A Dissertation On The American Trotting Horse, How Trained And Jockeyed, An Account Of His Remarkable Performances; And an Essay on the Ass and the Mule by J. S. Skinner...

by Youatt, William

New York: World Publishing House. Good+; Extremeties lightly worn, tight bright copy.. 1877. Hardcover. 8vo; Publisher's pictorial cloth binding, gilt spine, horse within decorative borders on front board, 448p., text illustrations, index. .
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$45.00
Bison: Mating and Conservation in Small Populations

Bison: Mating and Conservation in Small Populations

by Berger, Joel and Carol Cunningham

New York: Columbia University Press, 1994. xxi, 330p., illustrated with many tables, line maps, and site & animal photos; hardbound, first edition red boards with red cloth backstrip and glossy dust jacket. Item is from A. Starker Leopold's personal collection with handwritten note to that effect (looks like his hand). An otherwise unmarked copy, entirely clean and sound in all respects.
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$20.00
VANISHING BREED

VANISHING BREED

by William Albert Allard

FREE POSTAGE FOR WORLDWIDE DELIVERY!1982. First Edition. Very Good +/Fair. 1982. 1st printing, NEW YORK GRAPHIC SOCIETY. Photographs by William Albert Allard. Foreword by Thomas McGuane.Little Brown & Co: Boston, (1982). Oblong quarto, blue denim cloth, in a dust wrapper, price cut, with one inch tear and a little worn. 144 pages, beautifully illustrated in full color. A very good plus copy wiith the extra photographic process color print laid in as issued.. First Edition. Very Good +/Fair.
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€96.00
Burnham's new poultry book : a practical treatise on selecting, housing and breeding domestic fowls, and raising poultry and eggs for market

Burnham's new poultry book : a practical treatise on selecting, housing and breeding domestic fowls, and raising poultry and eggs for market

by BURNHAM, George P

1871 1ed Burnham New Poultry Book Chicken Breeding Turkey Illustrated Farming

In the second half of the 19th-century, there was an increased interest in domesticating poultry in America. A number of works were published on the matter; however, none more important than those written by George P Burnham. His most important book concerning poultry was his 'Poultry Book' – a treatise covering breeding chickens, turkeys, and other domestic fowl; observations on eggs and egg hatching, as well as how to... Read more
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$550.00
The Ancient White Cattle of Britain and Their Descendants

The Ancient White Cattle of Britain and Their Descendants

by Whitehead, G. Kenneth

London: Faber & Faber, 1953. Illustrated, large octavo, pp 174, a tiny indentation to the half-title, the title page and the following three pages, otherwise extremely clean and bright internally, white decorated buckram, very slightly marked. [Presentation copy from the author to Lady Mary Gore Booth. Until recently the Gore-Booth family owned Lissadell House and estate in County Sligo.]. Signed by Author. First Edition. Buckram. Very Good.
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£95.00
Introduction to Animal Science : Global, Biological, Social and Industry Perspectives

Introduction to Animal Science : Global, Biological, Social and Industry Perspectives

by W. Stephen Damron

Prentice Hall PTR, 2005. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$4.32
Introduction to Animal Science : Global, Biological, Social and Industry Perspectives

Introduction to Animal Science : Global, Biological, Social and Industry Perspectives

by W. Stephen Damron

Prentice Hall Higher Education, 2008. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$20.38
The Western Farm Life, 1953 Annual Livestock Review (Vol. 55, No. 1)

The Western Farm Life, 1953 Annual Livestock Review (Vol. 55, No. 1)

Denver, CO: The Western Farm Life, 1953 192 pages, soft bound. Covers are chipped and worn, mostly along edges. Some paper loss to top cover at lower outside corner and over spine ends. Contents show a few small tears, some corner folds, and a few leaves that are darkened. Complete and generally clean.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. 4to.
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$20.00
Domesticated Animals, popularly considered

Domesticated Animals, popularly considered

by MUDIE, Robert

1870 1ed Domesticated Animals Mudie FARMING Agriculture Horses Color Illustrated

Robert Mudie was a 19th-century English journalist who took a special interest in ornithology and domesticated animals. This interest developed into several books on birds and 'pet' animals including 'Domesticated Animals'. This charming first edition of Mudie's work on domesticated animals focuses mainly on farm animals – horses, swine, poultry, goats, etc. – and how they differ from their wild counterparts. This work... Read more
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$399.00
Sure-Hatch Incubator Co. Fifth Annual Catalogue

Sure-Hatch Incubator Co. Fifth Annual Catalogue

Clay Center, NE: The Sure Hatch Incubator Col No date, though copyright for this fifth annual catalogue is 1901. 159+ pages. Side stapled. General fairly light wear, though overall a tight and fairly clean copy. . First Edition, Thus. Soft Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket.
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$75.00
Livestock raising in the U.S.S.R.

Livestock raising in the U.S.S.R.

by Liskun, Y

Moscow: Foreign Languages Press, 1939. 26p., 4.25x5.5 inches, photos, very good in lightly-soiled original stapled pictorial wraps.
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$12.00
How to Choose a Good Milk Cow; or a Description of All the Marks by Which the Milking Qualities of Cows May be Ascertained. With a Supplement, on the Dairy Cattle of Britain; Their Qualities, Management, and Productive Results; with Hints for Selecting

How to Choose a Good Milk Cow; or a Description of All the Marks by Which the Milking Qualities of Cows May be Ascertained. With a Supplement, on the Dairy Cattle of Britain; Their Qualities, Management, and Productive Results; with Hints for Selecting

by Magne, J.H. And John Haxton

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 a translation from the French work of Magne, which contains information on external marks on cows pertaining to milking properties. Magne developed the... Read more
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CA$245.00
The Principles of Breeding: or, Glimpses at the Physiological Laws Involved in the Reproduction and Improvement of Domestic Animals

The Principles of Breeding: or, Glimpses at the Physiological Laws Involved in the Reproduction and Improvement of Domestic Animals

by Goodale, S.L

Boston: Crosby, Nichols, Lee and Company, 1861. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page - "To Hon. Simon Brown with the regards of The Author". Simon Brown was the 21st Lt. Governor of Massachusetts, serving from 1855-56. He was also a printer and publisher, including of the New England Farmer. Simon Brown's signature in pencil at top edge title page. Very Good Plus, title at spine faded and not quite legible. 164 pp. in publisher's pebbled cloth with rules in blind. Quite sturdily bound, in... Read more
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$200.00
Facts For Farmers...about Domestic Animals And Domestic Economy,  Farm Buildings, Gardens, Orchards, And Vineyards...

Facts For Farmers...about Domestic Animals And Domestic Economy, Farm Buildings, Gardens, Orchards, And Vineyards...

by Robinson, Solon, [Ed. ]

NY: Johnson. Good; Lacks top 1/3 of spine, binding shabby, internally clean and tight.. 1870. Hardcover. Large 8vo; Volume 2 only, pictorial leather gilt, [3], 515-1050p, illus. , plates, index. **With "Valuable law forms" on pps.1051-1098. .
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$40.00
Swine Production Guide

Swine Production Guide

by Harper, Allen F

Petersburg, Virginia: Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1988. First Thus. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Used Book: Soft Cover Light crease to lower corner of front cover and first few pages, a few scuffs to covers' edges, light wear to pages.
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$5.50
The New American Pocket Farrier And Farmer's Guide In The Choice  And Management Of Horses, Neat Cattle, Sheep And Swine...

The New American Pocket Farrier And Farmer's Guide In The Choice And Management Of Horses, Neat Cattle, Sheep And Swine...

Philadelphia: Leary & Getz. Fair; Front hinge broken, cover present, scattered foxing.. [c1845]. Hardcover. 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Pictorial spine, 284p., illustrated, index. .
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$40.00