SCIENTIFIC PRINCIPLES OF FEEDING LIVESTOCK Proceedings of a Conference Held at Brighton 11-13 November 1958
Farmer & Stock-Breeder, 1959 First Edition. Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Very Good - Books. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Natural History & the Environment ; Inventory No: 0007748. (Book ref. 0007748) £5.00
MECHANISED LIVESTOCK FARMING
(Farming Press 1964) Hbk. demy 8vo, 159pp inc. b/w ills. Clean tight copy, blue cloth boards rubbed and bumped, dw torn and repaired, small parts missing. Goof / Fair (Book ref. 9061) £6.75
GOATKEEPING FOR PROFIT.
Newton Abbot. David & Charles. 1988. lst edn. Hardback. 168 pages. B.w. illustrations. Fine in black boards with gilt lettering to spine, in a fine d.w. Unread book from new stock. This informative and helpful guide is written from first-hand experience and contains everything you need to know in order to run a contented and commercially successful herd of two to fifty goats. ISBN: 0-7153-9065-1. (Book ref. 1209) £9.95
Newton Abbot. David & Charles. 1990. lst edn. Hardback. 199 pages. B.w. and colour illustrations. Fine in dark green boards with gilt lettering to spine, in a v.g. price-clipped by publisher d.w. and their new pricing label affixed. Freely giving away his 'tricks of the trade', the author discusses tack and turnout, and how to create the right 'picture' through a combination of ringcraft, showmanship and an understanding of what the judge will be looking for in the many different classes. ISBN: 0-7153-9327-8. (Book ref. 2404) £6.95
THE SADDLE - In Theory and Practice.
London. J. A. Allen. 1990. lst edn. Hardback. 135 pages. B.w. illustrations. Fine in fine illustrated boards. No d.w. No inscriptions or markings. ISBN: 0-85131-526-7. (Book ref. 5897) £6.95
Feeding of Livestock
London: Nelson, 1949. 1st Edition. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo. Green cloth with gilt motif. 325 pp. B/w plates. Old library plate to front paste-down. Ink dewey-code to spine. Overall clean and bright. GOOD+ (Book ref. 03068) £6.00
An Introduction to Practical Agriculture for West Africa
Macmillan, 1980. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0333219783 Reprint, 154 pages, illustrations, diagrams, index, contents include: farm and garden tools and agricultural machinery, soils and soil fertility, crop production, pastures and fodder crops, weeds, diseases and pests, livestock management systems, housing and nutrition, animal diseases, parasites and pests, farm records. No previous owner markings or highlighting. (Book ref. 6123) £7.50
Elizabethan Life : Home, Work & Land
Essex County Council, 1976. Chelmsford Essex Record Office Publication No. 69 8vo.,x, 364 pps., indexes of subjects and persons and places. A little shelfwear, book VG+ in rather tatty dust jacket ,torn , frayed and loose, faded on spine. Owner inscription to fep. (Book ref. 6821) £8.00
Practical Farming in a Series of Treatises
Edinburgh: A. Fullarton. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo 8vo. Ex lib G.E.Fussell, agricultural historian.Illustrated. Owner's name to fep. Some sporadic foxing throughout, fore-edges darkened. Upper hinge split internally but still sound. Good in original green cloth gilt. A little rubbed at extremities but gilt still bright. (Book ref. 20986) £45.00
Two Hundred Years of British Farm Livestock
UK: British Museum (Natural History), 1995. Card Covers. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 0113100558 Ex Reference Library 1995. limp card covers, spine repair. first reprint edition cardcover 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 272pp. Heavily illustrated throughout. The end of the 18th century saw the human population increasing at a great rate, resulting in a desparate need for increased food production. Inspired by pioneers like Robert Bakewell[1725-1795], farmers began to select their animals for improved performance. Their stock consisted of the ancient breeds that had eveloved over centuries to become perfectly adapted to partiular regions of the country - Herefoird & Devon cattle, Leicester sheep, Berkshire pigs and many others. Withdrawn library book with minor faults - good reading copy: withdrawn stamps/labels to prelims. 1.4 kg. Heavy title - will require additional postage to matrix. (Book ref. 002176) £32.00
The Stable Veterinary Handbook.
Devon: David & Charles, 1990 Sm hardcover. 147 pr. pages. Drawings throughout. Without inscription v/g+ In d/j not price clipped v/g+ "invaluable to all horse owners wishing to understand and treat their horses ailments themselves." (Book ref. 4487) £5.00
Cows. A portrait of the animal world.
New York: Todtri, 1997. 1st. Nr fine col illus glazed boards. VG+ identical illus d/w, not p/c or chipped, one small tear to back. 24cms x 33cms, 72pp. Dk blue eps; 80 col illus throughout. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 781g. 1577170296. (Book ref. 3571) £7.50
Stockmanship. Improving the care of the pig and other livestock.
Ipswich: Farming Press, 1982. 1st. VG+ laminated blue h/b with col illus & light blue/white lettering to cover & spine; VG identical d/w, not pc or chipped, sl edgewear. 16cms x 24cms, 190pp. B/w frontis; 34 col & b/w plates; numerous b/w illus & figures. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 564g. 0852362366. (Book ref. 2842) £6.50
London: Phoenix House, 1953. 1st Hardcover. 208 pr. pages.68 Monochrome photographic illustrations. Without inscription. v/g+ In d/j some minor chips and 2 sm pces missing from rear. In removeable protective sleeve. v/g. (Book ref. 4452) £10.00
Profitable Pig-Breeding and Feeding
London: The Bazaar Exchange and Mart Ltd., 1916. 2nd Edition Revised & Enlarged. Cloth Cover. Good/No Dustwrapper. 12mo 208 clean pages including the index, illustrated with 16 b&w photographic plates & some drawings in the text. Tightly bound in green covers almost 7 1/2" tall with light green titles on the spine & gilt titles on the front. Cover has some patches of lighter colour & insect damage on the back hinge. (Book ref. 040161) £22.00
The Jerseyherd Book of United Kingdom. Vol. LXXVII 1965
London: Jersey Cattle Society of the United Kingdom, 1965. Cloth Covered. Very Good/No Dustwrapper. 8vo Bulls 39801 to 40350; Cows 363501 to 380200. Apart from a previous owner's name on the front pastedown a clean unmarked book. (Book ref. 028390) £12.00
Livestock of the Farm Volume II Cattle
London: The Gresham Publishing Company. Cloth. Very Good/No Dustjacket. 4to The companion volume to Volume one which covers cattle breads, choice of stcok and breeding. This volume covers mangement, feeding and cattle health and diseases. A 9 " by 6 3/4" light brown cloth covered hardback of 264 pages with 10 lllustrations. The covers have blind stamped titles and decorations on the front, with oxidised gilt titles on the slightly faded spinecover. A small stain on the back cover. The text is clean and tight. (Book ref. 026068) £10.00
Live Stock of the Farm Volume V Pigs and Poultry
London: The Gresham Publishing Company. Cloth. Very Good/No Dustjacket. 4to This volume covers the breeds of pigs and poultry, their mangement, feeding and diseases. A 9 " by 6 3/4" light brown cloth covered hardback of 269 pages with 68 lllustrations. The covers with blind stamped titles and decorations on the front have oxidised gilt titles on the slightly faded spinecover. The book is tight ,with a little foxing on a few pages. (Book ref. 026067) £20.00
Live Stock of the Farm Volume IV Sheep
London: The Gresham Publishing Company. Cloth. Very Good/No Dustjacket. 4to This volume covers the breeds of sheep, their mangement, feeding and diseases. A 9 " by 6 3/4" light brown cloth covered hardback of 252 pages with 53 lllustrations. The covers with blind stamped titles and decorations on the front have oxidised gilt titles on the slightly faded spinecover. The book is tight ,with a little foxing on a few pages. (Book ref. 026066) £9.00
The Feeding of Farm Livestock Second Edition Revised
London: Crosby Lockwood & Sons Ltd., 1947. Second Edition Revised. Cloth Covered Hardback. Very Good/No Dustwrapper. 8vo A tight green cloth covered hardback with some paler patches along the cover fore edges due to previous damp and a browned spine with oxidised titles. The endpapers have pale foxing, the rest of the book is crisp and clean. 271 pages including an index (Book ref. 025297) £4.50