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Book Number: 5931
Chambers's Information for the People. The Fruit Garden. Conducted by William and Robert Chambers. New and Improved Series, No. 75. [Edinburgh] circa 1860? 385-400pp, disbound pamphlet, foxing. View more info
Book Number: 5934
Chambers's Information for the People. Agriculture. Conducted by William and Robert Chambers. Mew and Improved Series, No. 71. [Edinburgh] circa 1860, 321-336pp, disbound pamphlet, foxing. View more info
Book Number: 5935
Chambers Information for the People. The Kitchen Garden. Conducted by William and Robert Chambers. New and Improved Series, No. 73. [Edinburgh] circa 1860, 353-368pp, disbound pamphlet, foxing. View more info
Book Number: 14661
The CULTIVATOR, A Consolidation of Buel's Cultivator and Genesee Farmer, Designed to Improve the Soil and the Mind. Willis Gaylord and Luther Tucker, editors. Cult. Vol. VII.--Cult. and Far. Vol. I. Albany, N.Y., Published by Jesse Buel & Co., 1840. 9? x 13? inches. Bound leather spine and corners with cloth over boards, leather cracked at front hinge with loose ends of leather glued back down, worn through leather at spine ends and corners, front cover warped, first ... View more info
Book Number: 6282
ANDERSON, BRUCE. The Farmer Seeks Jeffersonian Democracy. Baltimore, King Brothers, Inc., Printers (c1943) vii, 279pp, bibliography, index. Bound faded blue cloth with gilt title on spine and front cover, covers lightly soiled, contents clean. "This is a series of eleven studies dealing with the status of democracy in the United States. The first eight are a history of the movement from early times; how our founding Fathers through the Declaration of Independence, the... View more info
Book Number: 12936
BAILEY, L. H. The Nursery-Book, A Complete Guide to the Multiplication of Plants. Third edition. NY, Macmillan, 1897, xi, 365pp, +(4)pp ads, many illustrations in text, index (The Garden Craft Series) bound soiled green cloth, spine shaded, corners bumped, light fraying top of spine and one corner, endpapers and first and last few pages tanning, rest of contents clean. This work first issued in 1891, was still in print in 1987. Contents include: Seedage, Separation ... View more info
By: BAILEY, VERNON.
Book Number: 1890
BAILEY, VERNON. Beaver Habits and Experiments in Beaver Culture. Wash. D. C., USDA, GPO, 1927. Pamphlet saddle stapled, printed tan heavy paper covers--wearing through at bottom of spine, pages very lightly tanning, previous owner's signature on front cover, very small shelf label on front cover, good cond. Pagination: 40pp plus covers, many illustrations--14 plates (on 7 separate leave) plus a few illustrations printed in text. (Technical Bulletin #21... View more info
By: BEATTIE, W. R.
Publisher: Many Illustrations in text: 1908
Book Number: 13362
BEATTIE, W. R. Celery Culture, A Practical Treatise of the Principles Involved in the Production of Celery for Home Use and For Market, Including the Selection of Soil, Production of Plants, Cultivation, Control of Insects and Diseases, Marketing and Uses. NY, Orange Judd, 1908, 12mo, green cloth with lettering faded from spine, white lettering on front cover chipped, rubbed at edges, mottled spots in cloth. Pagination: x, 143pp +(6)pp ads. Frontispiece, many... View more info
Book Number: 1900
BOARDMAN, SAMUEL LANE. MSS LETTER, undated, from S. L. Boardman of South Norridgewock, ME, addressed to the editor of the "Eastern Star: Concerns the "ravages" of the cankerworm to the elm & apple trees of Kennebunk and York, ME. Letter is 3+ pp, not signed, & appears to be unfinished. Boardman(1836-1914) agricultural journalist with the Country Gentleman & the Main Farmer (editor for 16 years). Elected Secretary of the Maine State Bd. of Agriculture in 1873. View more info
By: COBURN, F. D.
Book Number: 12908
COBURN, F. D. Alfalfa. Lucerne, Spanish Trefoil, Chilian Clover, Brazilian Clover, French Clover, Medic, Purple Medic... (Medicago sativa). Practical Information on its Production, Qualities, Worth and Uses, Especially in the United States and Canada. NY, Orange Judd Company, 1901 (c1901) viii, 163pp +(3)pp ads, frontispiece plus 18 illustrations in text, index, brown cloth, spine a darker color, rubbed at extremities, light foxing of endpapers, ow Good+ condition. C... View more info
By: DARBY, W. D.
Book Number: 16262
DARBY, W. D. Wool the World's Comforter. A Survey of the Wool Industry from the Raw Material to the Finished Product, Including Descriptions of Manufacturing and Marketing Methods and a Dictionary of Wool Fabrics. New York, Dry Goods Economist, Two Thirty-nine West Thirty-ninth Street. 1922. 14 x 20cm. Bound maroon cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover, starting to fray at spine ends and corners, half of rear free endpaper cut out, light foxing. 107pp ... View more info
By: DARBY, W. D.
Book Number: 16263
DARBY, W. D. Linen the Emblem of Elegance. A Survey of Linen Manufacture from the Raw Material to the Finished Product, including a Brief History of Linen and a Dictionary of Linen Fabrics, Supplemented by Chapters on the Merchandising, Display, and Advertising of Linens in the Store. By W. D. Darby. New York, Dry Goods Economist, 239 West 39th Street, 1926. 13.8 x 20cm. Bound brown cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover, just starting the fray at spine ... View more info
Book Number: 9615
DAVY, HUMPHRY, Sir. Elements of Agricultural Chemistry, in A Course of Lectures for the Board of Agriculture. By Sir Humphry Davy... To which is added, A Treatise on Soils and Manures, as Founded on Actual Experience, and as Combined with the Leading Principles of Agriculture: in which the Theory and Doctrines of Sir Humphry Davy, and other Agricultural Chemists, are Rendered Familiar to the Experienced Farmer. By a Practical Agriculturist. Philadelphia, B. Warner, ... View more info
Book Number: 1869
DEAN, EDWARD OWEN. Opportunities in Farming. NY, Harper & Bros. (c1919, Published March 1919, B-T). Hardback, bound in paper over boards with brown & white illustration & lettering on orange background, worn along bottom edges, light foxing on endpapers, torn and tattered dj in mylar sleeve, dj with same illustration as cover--teams of horses in wheat field. Pagaination: (8) 97pp, frontispiece. View more info
Book Number: 14690
FORD MOTOR COMPANY. Operator's Manual Ford Tractor Model 8N. Copyright 1952 Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan. 3729-52-C Price $1.00. 5? x 8? inches. Bound red, black & white illustrated card covers, rubbed and worn at edges, covers soiled, grease spot at bottom of spine, 1 x 3 inch piece of red surface finish torn from solid red rear cover leaving white scar, dog-ears, corners of covers worn down some, marginal dampstains first few pages. 128pp, illustrated. T... View more info
By: HAYWARD, DODGE.
Publisher: no date, circa 1860's ?
Book Number: 7166
HAYWARD, DODGE. Tafeu. Receipt to manufacture 1 cart load of Dodge Hayward's Land Dressing, Worm and Insect Killer. Mast Yard, NH, nd (circa 1860?) 13 x 18cm handbill, light damp stain.(7166) View more info
Book Number: 13357
HEXAMER, F. M. Asparagus, Its Culture for Home Use and For Market. NY, Orange Judd, 1909, 12mo, bound green cluth, white lettering on spine faded away, white lettering on front cover chipped in places,, fraying at spine ends. Pagination: viii, 168pp, index, frontis, illustrations. Hedrick/Woodburn: Hist. Horticulture in America, p. 547. View more info
By: J. I. CASE CO.
Book Number: 14616
J. I. CASE CO. Case Numerical Repair Parts List No. A163S1. Case Threshers and Attachments. Prices Effective February 21, 1934 Subject to Change Without Notice Cancels All Previous Lists. J. I. Case Co., Racine, Wis., U.S.A. 8? x 11 inches. Printed paper covers saddled stapled, covers and contents with water stains and a bit wavy, ads on inside and outside of rear cover, covers soiled, rubbed and worn a bit at corners. 80pp + covers. 80pp of lists of parts set in ... View more info
By: JOHN DEERE CO.
Edition: 22nd edition
Book Number: 13365
JOHN DEERE CO. The Operation, Care, and Repair of Farm Machinery. Twenty-Second Edition. Moline, Illinois, Published by John Deere, [no date] (6) 250 +(8)pages, lined page for notes, many illustrations, charts & tables, bound gray cloth, rubbed and lightly soiled, a few small spots on covers. Excellent guide to the repair and maintenance of old farm machinery. Judging by the equipment, this one dates from the late 1940's.(13365) View more info
By: KENT, J. E.
Book Number: 14649
KENT, J. E. The Farmer's Lighthouse. Chemistry Applied to Agriculture, the Only Profitable Mode of Tilling the Soil. By J.E. Kent. A.M., M.D. [2 lines] Boston: Higgins and Bradley, 20 Washington Street. 1856. 3? x 6 inches.r> Bound publisher's brown cloth with gilt spine, frayed at spine ends, just starting to fray at corners, 3 very small holes in cloth of front cover and another one on rear cover, light foxing--heavier on endpapers, small water stain on ... View more info