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(Butterworths 1962) Demy 8vo Good clean sound copy in a rather tatty dustwrapper. (Book ref. 6026) £8.50
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Batty, Jospeh Old & Rare Breeds of Poultry
Midhurst: Northbrook Publishing Ltd., 2003. Illustrated by Illustrated. Third Edition. Pictorial Card Covers. Near Fine/N/a. 4to - over 9" - 12" Large 112pp. A super copy of this third edition ( 2003). 4to ( green spine). Profusely illustrated throughout. There is a slight bump to one corner at the head of the spine adn slightest of creasing to the extreme corners of the card covers. Fresh, clean and tight. A near fine, well preserved copy. (Book ref. 227677) £10.00
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Smith, Henry The Master Book of Poultry and Game
London: Practical Press Ltd, 1949. First Edition. Beige Cloth. Very Good.. Crown 8vo viii, 320pp. No inscriptions. Minor mark on top corners of a few leaves, head and foot of spine fingered. A sound and square copy. (Book ref. 005826) £10.00
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J H Burn-Murdoch: The Burn-Murdoch Poultry Course.
Privately published, no date [circa 1918]. No edition stated, but presumed first edition (hardback). 8vo, 11pp adverts, 291pp + further adverts. Numerous folding plates at the back of the book. Original brown cloth. This copy is only in fair condition - the backstrip is chipped, and the preliminary pages are loose. Suitable as a reading, working or reference copy. Signed by the author on page 2 (pp 1/2 were designed as a letter from the author to the purchaser of the book, and were presumably usually signed). The author has added the date "1st March 1918" in manuscript. (Book ref. 27075) £15.00
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TORRODE, John Chicken and Other Birds
Quadrille, 2009. 1st.. Hard Back. VG/VG. 9781844009053 256pp. Cookery instruction and recipes from the Masterchef. UNREAD copy. (Book ref. 012213) £15.00
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Milbourn, Thomas The History of the Church of St Mildred the Virgin Poultry in the City of London
John Russell, 1872. Hard Cover. Fair. fair hbk in brown cloth, joints cracked, ex library with small stamp and bookplate, fep spotted, text clean, 8vo. (Book ref. 104644) £10.00
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Valentine, C S The Beginner in Poultry. The Zest and the Profit in Poultry Growing
New York: The Macmillan Co, 1918. Reprint. Green hardback cloth cover. G: in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed. Hinges good. Fep missing. x, 449pp + ads :: 190mm x 130mm (7" x 5") (Book ref. h1896) £34.00
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Newman, Tom: Principles and Practice of Poultry Husbandry;
London, The English Universities Press, 1938; 1st Edition; HBk; Good+/ No dw; 188pp with photographs & drawings; Contents page loose, all others tight; Cream covers, a bit soiled, has red title on front & spine. A clean tight copy internally. Chapters include Origin of Fowl, Breeding, Diseases, The Moult, Ducks, Geese & Turkeys plus much more. (Book ref. 5788) £20.00
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Ayrtton, Elizabeth: Good Simple Cookery;
London, Hurst & Blackett, 1958; 1st edition. Hardback. 10" x 7". Very good/ Dust jacket poor. 432pp with many coloured & black/white illustrations. Decorated green covers. Protected dust jacket hs loss at edges. " Planned for the busy woman who wants to feed her family well and imaginatively." (Book ref. 16927) £18.00
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Practical Poultry Keeping;
London, Poultry World, nd (c1940's); Fourth edition. Hardback. Good/ No dj. 185pp with numerous illustrations, index & including 27pp period advertisements. First few pages have some light marks, internally very good. Red covers with white lettering. " The aim of this book is to give, in as terse and practical a form as possible all you need to know about keeping poultry." (Book ref. 14046) £12.00
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Blount, W.P Diseases of Poultry with Specialist Chapters on Poultry Husbandry
London: Bailliere, Tindall and Cox, 1947. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 562 pp. green cloth, sl. marked/rubbed, gilt on spine still clean, bright, text clean (Book ref. 095484) £10.00
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Pringle, R.O. & Murray, Professor 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
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Hams, Fred Old Poultry Breeds
London: Shire, 2009. Reprint. Paperback. New. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 9780747803966 40 pp. colour + b/w illus. new unread copy (Book ref. 095303) £4.99
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Murray Alexander The Domestic Oracle: Or a Complete System of Modern Cookery and Family Economy Containing Directions for Purchasing, Keeping and Dressing All Kinds of Butcher's Meat, Fish, Poultry and Game
London: "Printed for the Publisher". Nd. Probably mid-19th century. A fair to good copy in green cloth with red leather spine lettered and decorated in gilt. A little wear and tear at spine ends and edges. Front hinges cracked. 567pp + 8pp index. 8 illustrations (of 9). The "Marketing" illustration is absent. There is no evidence of its removal and it may not have been inserted in this edition. The book's lengthy title also refers to "hints to masters and instructions to servants: observations calculated tro diminish expense and to promote comfort in housekeeping; monitions for the preservation of health and a copious collection of receipts for family purposes and occasional circumstances". (Book ref. 12373) £200.00
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William Cooper Ltd. The Gardeners' and Poultry Keepers' Guide and Illustrated Catalogue
. This is a revised edition of a catalogue of horticultural buildings, garden frames, poultry appliances, rustic work, wood and iron buildings, motor car sheds, heating apparatus etc. It is in fair condition only, with faults, but extends to 638pp. It is undated but is probably c. 1910. many illus. (Book ref. 1459) £20.00
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MARCUS, Neiman: No jacket required. Another great collection of recipes from InCircle.
Dallas, TX: Neiman Marcus inCircle, 1995. 1st. VG+ yellow h/b with col illus to front cover & black lettering to spine; No d/w. 19cms x 26.75cms, 292pp. Yellow patterned eps. Text in mauve print with green decoration. 18pp col plates. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 981g. 0151001898. (Book ref. 2701) £5.00
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ENGLISH, Peter; BURGESS, Gethyn; SEGUNDO, Ricardo & DUNNE, John: 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
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London. Reader's Digest, 1993. Many recipes, illustrated in colour. 416 pages. Photographs on most pages. Divided into 12 parts... 1) Breakfast & Brunch 2) Soups & Starters 3) Fish & Shellfish 4) Poultry & Game 5) Beef, Liver & Pork 6) Pasta & Grains 7) Vegetarian Main Dishes 8) Veg Side dishes 9) Salads 10) Desserts 11) Breads, Cakes & Biscuits 12) Cocktail Snacks & Drinks. Near fine, no inscription or marks, in near fine laminated cover. No d./w. 11" x 8.5" ISBN 0276421043. (Book ref. 6541) £8.00
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Thompson Alan Feeding for Eggs
London: Faber & Faber Limited, 1948. Cloth Cover. Good/No Dustwrapper. 12mo A book on the feeding of poultry first published during world war 2, 1943. 47 clean pages bound in light green cloth covers almost 7 1/2" tall with red titles on the spine. Ring stain on the front cover and various other stains on the covers. (Book ref. 038319) £8.00
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Catalogue of the Horses, Cattle, Goats, Sheep, Pigs, Poultry, Farm and Dairy Produce, and Agricultural Implements Entered Fot the Eighty-Fourth Annual Exhibirion at Chester July 1925
London: Royal Agricultural Society of England, 1925. Paperback. Good/No Dustwrapper. 8vo A to P pages of ads. + 489 pages of exhibitors & stock entrants + 194 pages for the implements + XL pages of ads. Pages held together with staples which are rusted, in blue/green thick paper covers. Pages dog eared at the ends of the book. (Book ref. 036415) £18.00
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