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Image for The Country Dyer's Assistant

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

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Manual of Agriculture for the School, the Farm, and the Fireside

By: Emerson, George B. and Charles L. Flint

Price: $181.25

Publisher: Boston, Swan, Brewer & Tileston: 1862

Seller ID: Books010600

Condition: Very Good


vi, 306 pages. Brown cloth stamped in blind with gilt to front; spine faded and (likely silverfish) chipped. Binding is sound. Owner's signature to front free endpaper dated 1862. 3 pencil lines to margin of Preface; thereafter unmarked, and suspiciously clean considering the subject matter. View more info

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The Growing Question: Answers to Your Gardening Problems [signed]

By: Fillmore, Roscoe

Price: $118.75

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson: 1927

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books010257

Condition: Very Good


xix, 357 pages. Jacket with large chip off front panell, rubbing, spine stained and sunned. Inscribed by the author Xmas 1957 in Centreville, Nova Scotia. Below that a later inscription from the recipient to a new owner. Binding sound and contents clean. View more info

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Building and Using a Solar-Heated Geodesic Greenhouse

By: Fontanetta, John and Al Heller

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Charlotte, VT, Garden Way Publishing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010133

ISBN: 0882661612

Condition: Very Good


194 pages. First printing stated. Light wear to covers; interior clean and unmarked. View more info

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The Ox In Nova Scotia

By: Gary Selig, curator

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bridgewater, N.S., DesBrisay Museum: 1985

Seller ID: Books011461

Condition: Very Good


23 pages (unpaged). Six b&w photos. View more info

Image for Forestry Past and Present on Prince Edward Island

Forestry Past and Present on Prince Edward Island

By: Gaudet, J.F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Charlottetown, PEI), Department of Agriculture and Forestry: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: Books008521

Condition: Very Good


iii, 69pp.signed on title page by author View more info

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Cutworms and Army-worms

By: Gibson, Arthur

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Government Printing Bureau: 1912

Seller ID: Books009591

Condition: Very Good


29 pages plus one photo leaf. Clean and unmarked. Binding is sound. Dominion of Canada Department of Agriculture. Experimental Farms. Division of Entomology. View more info

Image for The Renewable Challenge : 1982 Annual Meeting, American Solar Energy Society, Houston, Texas: Conference papers : 2 Volumes. Progress In  Solar Energy

The Renewable Challenge : 1982 Annual Meeting, American Solar Energy Society, Houston, Texas: Conference papers : 2 Volumes. Progress In Solar Energy

By: Gregory E. Franta, Barbara H. Glenn, Keith Haggard, William A. Kolar, John R. Howell, eds.

Price: $422.50

Publisher: Boulder & New York, American Solar Energy Society: 1982

Seller ID: Books007480

Condition: Very Good


The two volumes of Conference Papers Reprint Edition: Volume 5 of the series, Parts I and II. Part III (not included) contains Reviews and Indexes. Part One: Agriculture / Architecture & Construction / Biotechnology & Chemical Sciences / Engineering : xii, 637 pages. Part Two: Passive Systems / Physics / Socio-Economics / Solar Radiation / Wind Energy : xii, 639-1359 pages. Two large volumes, each with Author Index at rear. Numerous papers on the listed topics; profusely illustrated. Light stain to top edge of Part One which bleeds through to first 4 leaves at top left upper margin. Otherwise ... View more info

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Excessive Expectations: Maritime Commerce and the Economic Development of Nova Scotia, 1740-1870

By: Gwyn, Julian

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Montreal and Kingston, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: Books011950

ISBN: 0773515488

Condition: Very Good


xviii, 291 pages. As new, save for light dusting to top edge. View more info

Image for Comfort Me with Apples. The Nova Scotia Fruit Growers' Association, 1863-2013

Comfort Me with Apples. The Nova Scotia Fruit Growers' Association, 1863-2013

By: Gwyn, Julian

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Berwick, N.S., Lupin Press: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012231

ISBN: 0973089229

Condition: new book


272 pages. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

Image for The Farm Chemurgic: Farmward the Star of Destiny Lights Our Way

The Farm Chemurgic: Farmward the Star of Destiny Lights Our Way

By: Hale, William J.

Price: $218.75

Publisher: Boston, The Stratford Company: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012008

Condition: Very Good


iii, 201 pages, and two leaves of ephemera laid in. Light soil and wear to covers; interior clean, binding sound. View more info

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Beehives and Bee Keepers’ Appliances.

By: Hasluck, Paul N. [ed.]

Price: $218.75

Publisher: London, New York, Toronto, Melbourne, Cassell and Company: 1916

Seller ID: Books011585

Condition: Very Good


160 pages, with ads on pastedowns and on one leaf at front and at rear. Red cloth with pictorial onlay to front. This is the May 1916 reprint of the January 1905 first edition. Spine faded; rubbing / spotting to covers. Old signature to half-title; else unmarked, in sound binding. Profusely illustrated. View more info

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Little Gardens for Boys and Girls

By: Higgins, Myrta Margaret

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed and signed by author

Seller ID: Books008212

Condition: Very Good


(xii), 153pp. light wear overall, warm inscription from Myrta Margaret Higgins, the "Flower-lady" to ffep. View more info

Image for A Survey of Insecticide Materials of Vegetable Origin

A Survey of Insecticide Materials of Vegetable Origin

By: Holman, H.J.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: London, The Imperial Institute: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009010

Condition: Good


viii, 155pp. + (4pp.) adv., light wear overall View more info

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The Story of Agricultural Missions

By: Hunnicutt, Benjamin H. and William Watkins Reid

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New York, Missionary Education Movement of the United States and C: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009735

Condition: Good


ix, 180pp. light scoring to four pages, previous owner's name to ffep. View more info

Image for Valley Gold: The story of the apple industry in Nova Scotia

Valley Gold: The story of the apple industry in Nova Scotia

By: Hutten, Anne

Price: $18.75

Publisher: Halifax, N.S,, Petheric Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011323

ISBN: 0919380379

Condition: Good


157 pages. Corner crease to front cover; light foxing to covers and textblock edges; interior unmarked; no spine crease. Illustrated with many photographs. View more info

Image for A Textbook on Shop and Foundry Practice. Machine Molding, Foundry Appliances, Malleable Casting, Brass Founding, Blacksmithing and Forging.

A Textbook on Shop and Foundry Practice. Machine Molding, Foundry Appliances, Malleable Casting, Brass Founding, Blacksmithing and Forging.

By: I.C.S. Staff

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Scranton, PA, International Textbook Company: 1903

Seller ID: Books011406

Condition: Very Good


vi, 32, 49, 46, 31, 35, 36, 39, 32, 35, 36, 41, [2], 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 2, 2, [3], [vi]-xxi pages. Half leather over pebbled brown cloth with gilt titles to spine. All edges with publisher's red stain; decorative endpapers. Cloth rubbed through for an inch along top edge of upper board, else clean and unmarked in sound binding. Profusely illustrated. View more info

Image for Gauges and Gauge Making; Jigs and Fixtures;  Dies and Die Making; Hardening and Tempering; Heat Treatment of Low-Carbon Steel; Blacksmith - Shop Equipment; Hand Forging; Tool Dressing; Hammer Work; Machine Forging; Forging Dies; Special Forging Operations

Gauges and Gauge Making; Jigs and Fixtures; Dies and Die Making; Hardening and Tempering; Heat Treatment of Low-Carbon Steel; Blacksmith - Shop Equipment; Hand Forging; Tool Dressing; Hammer Work; Machine Forging; Forging Dies; Special Forging Operations

By: International Library of Technology

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Scranton, PA, International Textbook Company: 1920

Seller ID: Books011796

Condition: Very Good


vii, and individual paging by section, with 20 page index at rear. All edges with publisher's red stain; decorative endpapers. Clean and unmarked in sound binding. Profusely illustrated. View more info

Image for An Agricultural Geography of Denmark

An Agricultural Geography of Denmark

By: Kampp, Aa. H.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Budapest, Akadémiai Kiadó: 1975

Seller ID: Books001126

Condition: Very Good


88 pp. curved tear about 7cm long on front of jacket, which has been repaired, otherwise very good Geography of World Agriculture, number 5. View more info

Image for Integrated Resource and Environmental Management: Concepts and Practice

Integrated Resource and Environmental Management: Concepts and Practice

By: Kevin S. Hanna, D. Scott Slocombe

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Oxford University Press: 2007

Seller ID: Books006491

ISBN: 0195420497

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 265 pages. Clean and unmarked, with just a touch of wear to tips. Contains 13 essays on the title's themes. View more info