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Image for Beatty Barn Book Book No. 12 [1937]

Beatty Barn Book Book No. 12 [1937]

By: Beatty Bros.

Price: $118.75

Publisher: Fergus, Ontario, Beatty Bros. Ltd.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011922

Condition: Good


400 pages. Barn plans and hardware, including blueprints and photos of the barns offered and photographs of the Beatty manufacturing facilities. Wear to extremities, including scuff midway down left edge of front panel; light soiling to endpapers. Binding is sound. View more info

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Turkey Raising in Nova Scotia

By: Benoit, C. E.

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Halifax, Department of Agriculture: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011505

Condition: Very Good


61 pages. Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture Bulletin No. 1. Small stain to lower margin; binding is sound. Uncommon. View more info

Image for Teeth of the Horse, Chart for Accurately Telling the Age from Six Months to Twenty-Nine Years

Teeth of the Horse, Chart for Accurately Telling the Age from Six Months to Twenty-Nine Years

By: Brandt, Louis

Price: $118.75

Publisher: N. D. Thompson: 1897

Seller ID: Books009594

Condition: Very Good


22 x 34 inches unfolded; 8.5 x 5.7 folded. An example that has been correctly folded. Small line of abrasion seen in the 5th photo. No repairs or markings. An eye-catching piece, suitable for framing. View more info

Image for Injurious Insects of Nova Scotia: two volumes: Part I - Fruit Insects; Part II - Garden and field crop insects : insects attacking or annoying domestic animals and man ... spraying and dusting apparatus

Injurious Insects of Nova Scotia: two volumes: Part I - Fruit Insects; Part II - Garden and field crop insects : insects attacking or annoying domestic animals and man ... spraying and dusting apparatus

By: Brittain, W. H. and A. D. Pickett

Price: $43.75

Publisher: Halifax, N.S,, Department of Agriculture: 1938

Seller ID: Books011453

Condition: Very Good


123, 159 pages. Bulletin No. 12 Revised. Profusely illustrated in black and white. Light wear to covers; bindings sound. View more info

Image for Ecotopia: The Notebooks and Reports of William Weston

Ecotopia: The Notebooks and Reports of William Weston

By: Callenbach, Ernest

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Banyan Tree Books: 1975

Seller ID: Books011612

Condition: Very Good


167 pages. Second printing stated, April 1975. Light foxing to textblock edges. No inscriptions View more info

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Experimental Methods for Evaluating Herbage

By: Campbell, J. Baden [compiled by]

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada Department of Agriculture: 1969

Seller ID: Books012009

Condition: Very Good


[vii], 223 pages. Ownership inscriptions to front free endpaper; swipe of ballpoint to two names on Contents leaf; else clean and unmarked, in sound binding. 24 articles (see photos). View more info

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Fallout on the Farm

By: Canada Department of Agriculture

Price: $43.75

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Queen's Printer: 1961

Seller ID: Books011714

Condition: Very Good


31 pages. Light wear to covers. View more info

Image for 1935 -1936 Canadian Seed Growers' Association Annual Report

1935 -1936 Canadian Seed Growers' Association Annual Report

By: Canadian Seed Growers' Association

Price: $56.25

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Seed Growers' Association: 1936

Seller ID: Books007018

Condition: Very Good


Not merely a document of dirty thirties number crunching, this volume includes pertinent articles on the business including: the use of registered seed, rudiments of pollination and fertilization of farm crops, an analysis of some varieties of oats grown in Nova Scotia, root seed production, and so forth. Please see photos for list of contents and advertisers. This is an original 1936 publication, not a reprint or reproduction. 9.8 x 6.8 inches. Light wear and curling to card covers; scuffing to head of spine. Binding is secure; interior is clean and unmarked: overall very good condition. View more info

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Tenth Annual Report of the Canadian Seed Growers' Association for the Year ending 1914

By: Canadian Seed Growers' Association

Price: $56.25

Publisher: Ottawa, Government Printing Bureau: 1914

Seller ID: Books009590

Condition: Very Good


122 pages, plus five photo plates. Clean and unmarked, in sound binding. View more info

Image for Standard Belgian Hare Book. Being A Clear and Concise Treatise on the Belgian Hare; its origin, kinds, growth of industry, sanitation and construction of the rabbitry, selection of stock, care of the young, feeding, diseases and their cures, scoring ...

Standard Belgian Hare Book. Being A Clear and Concise Treatise on the Belgian Hare; its origin, kinds, growth of industry, sanitation and construction of the rabbitry, selection of stock, care of the young, feeding, diseases and their cures, scoring ...

By: Capps, M. D.

Price: $431.25

Publisher: Chicago, The Henneberry Company: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009693

Condition: Very Good


151 pages, plus Henneberry catalogue at rear. Green cloth with titles in silver to front and spine. Illustrated with photographic reproductions. Binding sound, hinges secure. Hand written index on final leaf; else unmarked. Small chip to lower corner of page 151 with no loss to text. Rare. View more info

Barefoot Days

By: Cayford, E.H. (Elmer Howard)

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Saskatoon, Sask., Western Producer Book Service: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books006264

Condition: Very Good


137pp. The story of the Cayford family, who immigrated to the Bow River Valley in I902 from the United States. The story of homesteading and ten children growing up on the Prairies is told by Elmer Cayford, the third of the four older boys who moved to the Northwest Territories with their parents Howard and Alice. After their first succesful establishment of a homestead, they and other ranchers were forced off their quarter sections by a Chicago meat packing syndicate. The family finally settled in the Manitou Lake District, where the children were among the first pupils at the Wells Schoo... View more info

Image for The American Gardener : A Treatise on the Situation, Soil, and Laying Out of Gardens, On the Making and Managing of Hot-Beds and Green-Houses; and On the Propagation and Cultivation of the Several Sorts of Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits and Flowers

The American Gardener : A Treatise on the Situation, Soil, and Laying Out of Gardens, On the Making and Managing of Hot-Beds and Green-Houses; and On the Propagation and Cultivation of the Several Sorts of Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits and Flowers

By: Cobbett, William

Price: $181.25

Publisher: Philadelphia, W. A. Leary & Co.: 1851

Seller ID: Books011909

Condition: Very Good


230 pages, and ten leaves of ads at rear. Four full-page plates. Complete, in attractive publisher's binding, with J. & J. L. Gihon at foot of spine. Closed tear and 1852 inscription to front free endpaper; title page foxed, light foxing throughout; binding sound. Bookseller's ticket of Wm. Murray, Lancaster, PA. View more info

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Irish Agricultural Production Its Volume and Structure

By: Crotty, Raymond D.

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Cork, Cork University Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books004874

Condition: Good


xv, 384pp. Some pencil notes and underlining, previous owner's name to front end paper, dust jacket worn at extremities. View more info

Image for The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed  [Volumes I through VIII; 1788-1794. 389 plates]

The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed [Volumes I through VIII; 1788-1794. 389 plates]

By: Curtis, William

Price: $5,312.50

Publisher: London, Couchman and Fry: 1794

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010222

Condition: Very Good


The first eight volumes of this impressive botanical publication in unsophisticated contemporary half calf over marbled paper boards. Volume I lacks frontispiece portrait; thereafter: 389 of 390 plates called for [plate 119 folding; plate 120 not coloured], lacking plate 133 in Volume III [Hyacinthus Comosus - the description leaf is present, the plate evidently not bound in]. Alphabetical listing of plates in manuscript to pastedown of each volume. Boards rubbed, leather worn and joints split, with play to some boards; upper board of II nearly detached. Textblocks firm, contents clean, colour... View more info

Image for The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed  [Volume  XI;  1797. 88 plates]]

The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed [Volume XI; 1797. 88 plates]]

By: Curtis, William

Price: $812.50

Publisher: London, Stephen Couchman: 1797

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010223

Condition: Very Good


The eleventh volume of this impressive botanical publication in unsophisticated contemporary half calf over marbled paper boards. All plates present: numbered 541 through 628. Alphabetical listing of plates in manuscript to front free endpapers (with ereoneous notation that 4 plates are missing). Boards rubbed, leather worn, both boards nearly detached. Textblock firm, contents clean, colours brilliant. Customers overseas please contact us for an accurate shipping quote. View more info

Image for Rural Canada: Structure and Change [Canadian Studies, Vol. 3]

Rural Canada: Structure and Change [Canadian Studies, Vol. 3]

By: Dasgupta, Satadal

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lewiston NY / Queenston ON, Edwin Mellen Press: 1988

Seller ID: Books012007

ISBN: 0889461961

Condition: Very Good


xv, 215 pages. Former owner's name plate to front pastedown. Clean and unmarked, in sound binding. View more info

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Contributions Toward the Improvement of Agriculture in Nova-Scotia

By: Dawson, J. W.

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Halifax, Richard Nugent: 1856

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: Books010247

Condition: Good


280 pages. Brown cloth stamped in blind; gilt titles to spine. Chipped at head and foot of spine; upper joint split for 2 inches from foot. Binding is sound. Uneven tanning to leaves, some foxing and intermittent foxing and a few stains. Old inscription to front free endpaper. View more info

Image for The Changing Years. Further tales and adventures of growing up in Hants County, Nova Scotia during the early years of the twentieth century.

The Changing Years. Further tales and adventures of growing up in Hants County, Nova Scotia during the early years of the twentieth century.

By: DeVenney, Phillip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Windsor, N.S., PixelWizard Desktop Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: Books011841

Condition: Very Good


67 pages. "Good luck and best wishes" inscription to inside front cover (without signature); else clean and unmarked. View more info

Image for Small Farms, A Practical Treatise Intended for Persons Inexperienced in Husbandry

Small Farms, A Practical Treatise Intended for Persons Inexperienced in Husbandry

By: Doyle, Martin [William Hickey]

Price: $156.25

Publisher: London and New York, G. Routledge & Co.: 1856

Seller ID: Books011532

Condition: Fair


xi, 116 pages. Sixth thousand. A worn copy of an early issue. Limp linen-backed wrap nearly detached; first signature loose; contents leaf detached; endpapers stained. View more info

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The Country Dyer's Assistant

By: Ellis, Asa Jr.

Price: $531.25

Publisher: Brookfield, MA, E. Merriam & Co.: 1798

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011565

Condition: Fair


viii, [9]-139, [4]. Full leather. Front and rear free endpaper and errata present. Binding sound but: LACKING two leaves [pp. 65-8], repair to final 4 leaves of text, final leaf of Index with loss. Contemporary ownership inscriptions front and rear; leaves toned and spotted; occasional ink (or dye) splash - in one instance [p. 96] obscuring text. Please consult photos. The first book on dying printed in North America. View more info