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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...

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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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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


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...

From Harpo Speaks


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


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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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 rural economy of Glocestershire; including its dairy: together with the dairy management of North Wiltshire; and the management of orchards and fruit liquor, in Herefordshire. by Marshall, William (1745-1818)

London: London: printed for G. Nicol, Bookseller to his Majesty, Pall-Mall ; G. G. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row ; and J. Debrett, Piccadilly, 1796. Full leather. Very Good. Second edition, volume 1 only (of 2), octavo; xxxii, 332, [4]pp., complete...

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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 an...

From Dale Steffey Books


The James Way; A book showing how to build and equip a practical up to date Dairy Barn . Catalogue 17, 1914

Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin: The James Manufacturing Co., 1915. RARE. paginated 5-255, with numerous black and white photographs and blue and white building plans. Original paper covered boards, printed paper label with cow front cover, Near Fine, 1/4" loss ...

From Dale Steffey Books


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...

From Minotavros Books


THE ALPACA Its Naturalization in the Briish Isles Considered as a Natural Benefit and as an Object of Immediate Utility to the Farmer and Manufacturer. by WALTON, William.:

Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1844.. FIRST EDITION 1844, small 8vo, approximately 175 x 110 mm, 7 x 4¼ inches, frontispiece with loose tissue guard, engraved title, pages: iv including letterpress title, 1-199 plus 4 pages of adverts...

From Roger Middleton


The art of hatching and bringing up domestick fowls of all kinds, at any time of the year. Either by means of the heat of hot-beds, or that of common fire. By M. de Reaumur ... by REAUMUR, Rene Antoine Ferchault de

1750 1st ed Reaumur Art of Hatching Fowl BIRDS Chicken Farming Poultry Eggs Rene-Antoine Reaumur's 'The Art of Hatching and Bringing up Domestic Fowl' is a one of the best treatises on raising and keeping large birds. Reaumur, more known for his work as ...

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