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COOPER'S CROSSING
Written by A.G. Street.
Stock no. 1817317
Published by Robert Hale Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A story of country life in England and Western Canada from 1880 to 1960; turns a keen searchlight on the doings of farmers during two world wars: and pays just tribute to the generosity of the British climate. Faint stain to lower board edges. Foxing to text block and endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to spine, worn at corners with slight loss, grubby to rear panel.
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THE QUIET FIELDS
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 2129313
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

This book tells of a year spent deep in the countryside, beginning when the year is young, when trees and hedges are bare to the winters winds, and on through the spring, summer and autumn, to winter once again. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Super b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0718120396. SIGNED by author/illustrator to title page. Small bump to base of spine. Grubby mark to outer page edges.
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FIFTY YEARS OF FARM TRACTORS
Written by Brian Bell.
Stock no. 1817103
Published by Farming Press. 2000. Nearly fine condition.

From Allis-Chalmers to Zector. Matt pictorial boards. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. 250 pages including index. ISBN: 085236525X.
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SEVENTY YEARS OF GARDEN MACHINERY
Written by Brian Bell.
Stock no. 1816999
Published by Old Pond Publishing. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Covering the period 1920-1990 and dealing with the development of the smaller machines used on estates, allotments, nurseries and large gardens. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. 304 pages. ISBN: 9781905523641. Light bump to lower board corners.
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BAYLDON'S ART OF VALUING RENTS AND TILLAGES
Written by John Donaldson.
Stock no. 2128928
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 6th 1844. Good condition.

6th Edition, revised and corrected. And the Tenant's Right on Entering and Quitting Farms, Explained by several specimens of valuations and remarks on the cultivation pursued on soils in different situations. Adapted to the use of Landlords, Land-Agents, Appraisers, Farmers, and Tenants. 1-2" splits to top and tail of spine. Bumping to corners. Scuff marks to covers. Lengthy/decorative inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing and margin marks.
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NORWEGIAN WOOD CHOPPING, STACKING, AND DRYING WOOD THE SCANDINAVIAN WAY
Written by Lars Mytting.
Stock no. 2128878
Published by Maclehose Press. Circa 2015. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9780857052551. Light wear to a couple of corners. 3rd printing. Contents are excellent!
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MADE IN ENGLAND
Written by Dorothy Hartley. Illustrated by Dorothy Hartley.
Stock no. 2128669
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

4th edition. With 48 illustrations in half-tone and 160 in line. ISBN: 0413314405. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is foxed to flaps, faded to spine, with a few nicks at edges.
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A GUIDE TO ROUGH SHOOTING
Written by Arthur Cadman. Illustrated by BB.
Stock no. 1317504
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Frontis by BB. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0715366378. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Foxing and light browning to page edges. Dustwrapper is slightly faded/rubbed at edges.
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KENZIE THE WILD-GOOSE MAN
Written by Colin Willock. Illustrated by Mackenzie Thorpe; John Lathey.
Stock no. 1816582
Published by The Country Book Club. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

'Kenzie' Thorpe, not only one of the most successful lone-wolf poachers of all time, but also a superb practical naturalist and supreme authority on the packs of pinkfoot geese that visit the wash each winter. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w chapter headers. Foxing to text block. White pictorial dustwrapper is browned and grubby.
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THE SPORTSMAN'S BEDSIDE BOOK
Written by BB. Illustrated by BB; G.D. Armour.
Stock no. 2127177
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1937. Very good condition.

Cream cloth spine with gilt title, rest of covers are green. B/w plates and text illustrations. 237 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Scuff marks to spine, with some browning. Foxing to outer page edges.
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EGF AT 50: THE FUTURE OF EUROPEAN GRASSLANDS
Written by A. Hopkins; R.P. Collins; et al.
Stock no. 2126615
Published by Ibers. 2014. Fine condition.

Heavy, yellow book. Volume 19 of Grassland Science in Europe series. Proceedings of the 25th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation Aberystwyth, Wales 7-11 September 2014. ISBN: 9780992694012.
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THE MANOR FARM
Written by Francis Henry Cripps-Day.
Stock no. 2126564
Published by Bernard Quaritch. 1931. Almost very good condition.

To which are added reprint-facsimiles of The Boke of Husbandry An English Translation of the XIIIth Century Tract on Husbandry by Walter of Henley. Ascribed to Robert Grosseteste and Printed by Wynkyn de Worde and 'The Booke of Thrift' containing English translations of the same tract and of the anonymous XIIIth Century Tract Hosebonderie by James Bellot, printed in 1589. Gilt title to spine. Uncut page edges. Grubby marks to covers. Some chipping; a little loss of surface paper damage of front cover on spine. Contents are still very good. Some page browning.
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