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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 a...

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Harold At The North Pole (Harper And Brothers 1958 1st Ed. W Dj by Johnson, Crockett

Harold At The North Pole (HARPER & BROTHERS 1958 1st Ed. W/ original Dj) FIRST EDITION, 1958. Exlib. Good Condition/ Good Unclipped Dust jacket. Original price $2.50. Missing front free endpaper. Clean. Please see our photos. RARE/SCARCE. ...

From Mary Riversong


The Poultry Book by Willis Grant Johnson and George Brown - editors

1913 Doubleday Page and Company first edition thus. 1311 pages with numerous illustrations. This book combines the three volumes that were originally published separately in 1904/05. Features illustrations by Harrison Weir, along with photos of all kin...

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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 ...

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Boar ( Original Print ) by Baskin, Leonard

1957. Fine. Artist Proof. SIGNED in pencil. Archivally matted and framed under glass, wired and ready-to-hang. mat opening 7 1/2" x 10", frame size 13 1/4" x 16 1/2". Bestiary series Fern & O'Sullivan, 304. . SIGNED BY ARTIST....

From Dale Steffey Books


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...

From LeCrastinBooks


Homeless Chickens. by Kwon, Jihae

Laie, Hawai'i:: Jihae Kwon,, 2017.. Edition of 10. 8.5 x 9.125"; 15 pages. Double-sided accordion extending from front pastedown. Lithograph images. Digitally printed text. Cut-out patterns on the front cover and back side of the accordion text....

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC


Dairy Farming, being the theory, practice and methods of dairying. By J.P. Sheldon. Assisted by leading authorities in various countries. by SHELDON, John P

1880 1ed Dairy Farming by Sheldon Agriculture Cattle Color Illustrated Milk Cows John Sheldon's 'Dairy Farming' is one of, if not the most important late 19th-century British treatises on farming and maintaining dairy cattle. This book covers a variety o...

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The People's Farm and Stock Cyclopedia by Waldo F. Brown

Wonderfully illustrated, nice condition copy of "The People's Farm and Stock Cyclopedia" by Waldo F. Brown. 1891; N. Wilson & Company; Boston. Two Volumes in one (complete in one volume) - "new edition, revised and enlarged". The book features nearly 400 ...

From CraigsClassics


Freddy And The Dragon (1958 First Edition W/ DJ) by Brooks, Walter

Brooks, Walter. Freddy and the Dragon. Hardcover. Alfred A. Knopf, 1958. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese. Very Good/ Very Good 1st Edition in the original dust jacket with $3.00 on the front flap. Wrapped in mylar. A very nice copy of a rare/scarce Item. Pleas...

From Mary Riversong


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. [Prese...

From Mike Park Ltd


Profits in poultry : useful and ornamental breeds, and their profitable management. by FERRIS, T.M.; WELD M

1886 Profits in Poultry Chicken Breeding Turkey Ducks FARMING Agriculture A rare, late 19th-century historical account on poultry. This work, by Ferris and Weld, covers aspects of raising chickens, building chicken houses and coops, the market for eggs,...

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Facts and Observations Relative to Sheep, Wool, Ploughs, and Oxen: in which the importance of improving the short-wooled breeds of sheep, by a mixture of the merino blood, is demonstrated from actual practice: by Somerville, John, Lord

London: John Harding, 1809. Third edition, enlarged. Illustrated with an engraved frontispiece and eight engraved plates (of which three are folding), one plate is slightly shaved by the binder, octavo, pp 6, 256, + a 36 page publisher's catalogue of...

From Mike Park Ltd


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 ru...

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