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EARLY AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY
Written by .
Stock no. 2127623
Published by Hugh Evelyn. 1st 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. White boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0238788202. Some bumping to cover edges. A few foxpots. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is browned with some edge-creasing and a few corners nicks.

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PLOUGHING ENGINES IN FOCUS
Written by John Crawley.
Stock no. 2127116
Published by John Crawley. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Over 260 b/w photographs of steam ploughing engines taken during their working days. ISBN: 0950804630. Light bumping to top and tail of spine. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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TRACTORS THE WORLD'S GREATEST TRACTORS
Written by Michael Williams.
Stock no. 2126897
Published by Parragon. 1ST 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 1405447311. Fading to a couple of cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is a little edge-creased.

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AN OLD MOTOR KALEIDOSCOPE OF FARM TRACTORS
Written by Nick Baldwin.
Stock no. 2126892
Published by Old Motor Magazine. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, gilt titles to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0906116015. Bumping to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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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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MODERN FARM BUILDINGS
Written by A. Dudley Clarke.
Stock no. 2126551
Published by B.T. Batsford. 3rd 1899. Very good condition.

Their Construction & Arrangement. Third edition, Revised and Enlarged. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Fold-out diagrams. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; a few chips and nicks to corners and edges. Name in ink and ink stamp to half-title page. Some foxing.

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AMBUSH OF YOUNG DAYS
Written by Alison Uttley. Illustrated by C.F. Tunnicliffe.
Stock no. 2126291
Published by Faber & Faber. 1943. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Bumping to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Partially erased inscription in ink to front pastedown. Foxing to outer page edges. Rear free endpaper has part of margin missing to one side.

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MAN AND THE LAND (NN 31)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 1816290
Published by Collins. 3rd 1969. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series no. 31. 3rd edition. Green cloth. 6 x 8.5". 272 pages. A new and unusual portrait of our islands. 35 colour photos, 46 b/w photos, 52 illustrations in the text. Faint score mark to front board. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Heavy foxing to text block and a few page margins. Page 24-26 not bound in. A few annotations. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic and grubby to rear panel.

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THE WORLD OF THE SOIL (NN 35)
Written by E. John Russell.
Stock no. 1816288
Published by Collins. 4th 1967. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Green cloth. 4 colour photos. 44 b/w photos. 11 text figures. ISBN: 0002195550. Name & date in ink to front pastedown, hidden by front flap of dustwrapper. Browning and minor foxing to text block. Occasional pencil highlighting to margins. Pictorial dustwrapper is covered with clear sticky back plastic, is browned to rear panel with ticking in ink to titles listed, top & tail of spine lightly worn.

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WEEDS & ALIENS (NN 43)
Written by Edward Salisbury.
Stock no. 2125281
Published by Collins. 2nd 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

New Naturalist No. 43. Green cloth, gilt titles. Colour frontis. 29 b/w photos, 34 line drawings, diagrams and maps. The idea that because weeds are a nuisance they must also be dull is dispelled in a few pages. Not only does the author show that an understanding of these criminals of the plant world will make their control both easier and more interesting: he also imparts to the reader something of his own delight and wonder. SIGNED by Kenneth Allsop (naturalist, broadcaster and author to half-title page). Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with browned spine; a few closed tears and chips; minimal loss.

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THE KEEPER'S BOOK A GUIDE TO THE DUTIES OF A GAMEKEEPER
Written by Peter Jeffrey Mackie; et al.
Stock no. 2125272
Published by G.T. Foulis & Co. Ltd.. 1929. Almost very good condition.

With a New Introduction and a Special Chapter on Sporting Guns by Major Hugh Pollard. Tipped-in colour plates. Spotting to covers. Uneven fade marks to rear cover. Front joint is cracked; showing webbing. Bookplate stuck to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks. Plate to page 520 has a pencil annotation to captioned mount page beneath.

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