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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...

From LeCrastinBooks

€96.00


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...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$399.00


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 ...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$550.00


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

$175.00


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

$139.00


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

$225.00


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,...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$350.00


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...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$499.00


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...

From Lyppard Books

£80.00


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

$200.00


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

$500.00


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 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

CA$245.00


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

£295.00


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 ...

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$750.00


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