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Ranching, Farming, Agriculture, Gardening

Ranching, Farming, Agriculture, Gardening

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1 ADOLPH, Val; GILLESPIE, Brenda Guild - Editors The Riverview Lands: Western Canada's First Botanical Garden
Coquitlam. BC Riverview Horticultural Centre Society in conjunction with Environmental Partners Fund 1994 0969821301 / 9780969821304 First Edition Printed Wraps VG Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
History of the lands at Riverview, Coquitlam, in particular its horticultural heritage. 186pp, illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, light crease to spine. Wee are of coffee staing to the front cover. Weight, 300g. May be eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail to Canada, the USA and other Countries. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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2 ALSAGER, Dale The Incredible Gang Ranch
Surrey, BC Hancock House 1990 0888392117 / 9780888392114 First Paper Edition Printed Card Wrappers VG+ Trade Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
North America's largest cattle ranch, at one time 4,000,000 acres, in British Columbia's Cariboo district. 1st printing, Wrappers, 448pp, photo illus, map. Bright, clean copy, with a single, light spine crease. Weight, 460g. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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3 BACON, Richard M. The Forgotten Arts: Growing, Gardening and Cooking With Herbs
U.S.A. Yankee Books 1986 0911658513 / 9780911658514 Twelfth Printing of 1972 Card Wrappers About 'As New' Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Instructions and recipes for herb planting, growing, harvesting, and drying and for gardening, housekeeping, decorating, dyeing, cooking, and eating with herbs. 'Yesterdays Skills adaptedto Today's Materials'. 125 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. Bright, clean and uinmarked, still fresh. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 247g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. Other Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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4 BAILEY, L. H. The Principles of Fruit-Growing, with applications to Practice
New York Macmillan 1915 20th Edition, Completely Revised Decorative Cloth VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Avolume in the 'Rural Science Series'. Originally published in 1897. xiv, 432 pages including frontispiece, illustrations; 20 cm. Prize bookplate to the ffep - from the Government of British Columbia to the Kalamalka Women's Institure at Oyama, B. C. Internally very bright and unmarked. Tight bindingwith a backwards lean. Attractive pictoral front board in olive green with red and black type. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 826g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 BELL, Norm SHUR-GAIN ...our First Fifty Years - SHUR-GAIN ... Les Premiers Cinquante Ans
Canada Canada Packers 1987 0919825192 / 9780919825192 First Edition Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine About Fine Hardcover Heavy Quarto 
Bilingual history of Shur-Gain, a subsidiary of Canada Packer's a large supplier of feeds and fertilizer to the agricultural industry in Canada. 310pp,+310pp : illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm. Weight, before packing, 2.159kg. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates may not be correct and additional postage may be required for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 BRITTON, Dorothy RecipesUsing British Columbia Fruit
Research Branch [Summerland], Canada Dept of Agriculture 1964 First Edition Stapled Card Wrappers Good VG Softcover 15cm by 23cm 
Collection of Recipes using British Columbia Fruit - Beverages, Fancy Breads, Cakes, Cookies, Desserts, Pickles, Pies, Pastries, Preserving Specials, Salads, Sauces etc. 104pp, a few b&w photos to illustrate. Clean interior. We note a couple of very small marks beside a recipe. Sound binding. Weight, 150g. Qualifies for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 CANADIAN WESTERN AGRIBITION ASSOC. Canadian Western Agribition; Regina, Saskatchewan; Nov 25 - Dec 2, 1977
Regina, SK Canadian Western Agribition Assoc. 1977 Folding Sheet Fine Exhibition Promotion Leaflet 3.5`` by 8`` - Folded 
Leaflet advertising the Regina Agribition for 1977. Unfolds to 14`` by 8``, printed on both sides, full colour. Text plus 7 small color photos. This item qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage both to Canada, the USA and other parts of the World. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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8 CHRISTIANSON, C. J. My Life on the Range
Lethbridge, AB Southern Printing Company 1968 First Edition, First Printing Cloth Fine No DJ Issued Hardcover 23cm Dedicated Author's Inscription and Signature
The author's own account of life as a cowboy, first in the USA, and then in Alberta from about 1904. 108pp, photo illustrated. Dedicated author's presentation inscription and signature to the fpde. Scacre First printing. Bright, clean and unmarked. No wear to the cloth. Unpacked weight, 330g. May ship via Lettermail within Canada. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates may not be correct and additional postage may be required for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 COTTON, Almon James; OWEN, Wendy The Wheat King : The Selected Letters and Papers of A. J. Cotton, 1888-1913
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Manitoba Record Society 1985 First Edition 14cm by 21cm About Fine Very Good Hardcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Manitoba Record Society Publications, 8. Edited and introduced by Wendy Owen. An account of A. J. Cotton, an important early Manitoba farmer. xxxvi, illustrated, 166pp. Book is bright and clean still quite fresh. Presentatio inscription to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, Green cloth is flawless. Unclipped dustjacket shows only faint edgewear and some rubbing. Unpacked weight, 550g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight.. If in doubt please enquire. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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10 CUTLER MANUFACTURING CO Cutler Fruit Packing Equipment; Machinery Catalog
Portland, OR Cutler Mfg. Co. 1929 Aug 1, 1929 Three Ring Good Plus Trade Catalog 20cm by 28cm 
Catalog of Cutler Fruit Packing Equipment. Cutler Fruit Graders, Tomato Graders, Fruit Elevators, Peach Handlers, Cook Grader, Lemon Graders, Orchard Sizers, Sorters and Sizers, Box Presses, Pogue Lidding and Stamping Press, Conveyors etcDated 1929. No prices. 54pp, wonderfull illustrations - photos, drawings, plan views etc.. Interior generally clean but some light soiling to endpapers. Wrappers appears quite well-used and rubbed. Unpacked weight, 196g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post lettermail to Canada and some other destinations, USA and foreign. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 CUTLER MANUFACTURING CO Cutler the World's Standard Equipment; Price List of Catalog Parts
Portland, OR Cutler Mfg. Co. 1929 Aug 1, 1929 Stapled Wrappers Good Plus Trade Catalog 15cm by 23.5cm 
Price List of Repair Parts for Cutler Fruit Graders, CutlerBox Presses, Pogue Box Presses. Aug. 1, 1929. 58pp, illustrated. Interior generally clean but some handling marks from dirty hands present here and there. Center pages have come loose from stapled. Wrappers a little grubby from age and handling. Unpacked weight, 138g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post lettermail to Canada and some other destinations, USA and foreign. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 DEXTER, Eric Crow's Eggs & Gopher Tails : Memoirs of the Depression & Dust Bowl
Canada Author Published 1990 09693229041 First Edition Card Wrappers VG+ Paperback 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Author Inscribed Copy
The author's autobiography of life in Manitoba, Cannada during the Depression. viii, 136 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. Signed by Dexter on the half-title page. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked except for a signature to the top margin of the htp. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Crease parallel tp the spine on the front wrapper. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 208g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Ranchland: British Columbia's Cattle Country, FRENCH, Diana
13 FRENCH, Diana Ranchland: British Columbia's Cattle Country
Madeira Park, BC Harbour 2001 1550172328 / 9781550172324 First Edition Cloth Fine About Fine Hardcover Oblong Quarto Signed by both Authors
This exhilarating journey through British Columbia's historic cattle country takes the reader from the high Chilcotin meadows to the rich irrigated fields of the southern Okanagan, from cattle drives to modern marketing, from urban ranches to those tucked away in splendid isolation - all with spectacular full-colour photographs. "Ranchland" is a gorgeous, inspiring portrait of BC cattle raisers and cattle country. 155 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, portraits (chiefly color) ; 23 cm. Includes index. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a nearly similar dustjacket. Almost 'as new'. Unpacked weight, 900g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. Questions? Quotes? please email. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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14 GARDINER, Claude Letters from an English Rancher
Calgary, AB Glenbow Museum 1988 0919224822 / 9780919224827 First Edition Card Wrappers Fine Softcover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Letters home from an Englishman on a Ranch in Alberta from 1894 to 1896. Edited and introduction by Hugh A. Dempsey. xii, 67 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm. A Fine copy - bright, clean and unmarked about 'as new' never fully opened. Unpacked weight, 187g. Ships via inexpensive Lettermail within Canada slightly more to the USA. Rates to the Rest of the World at cost. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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15 GESSEL, S. P. Et al, Editors Sustained Productivity of Forest Soils
Vancouver Forestry Publications, UBC 1990 155056298 First Edition Printed Wraps Near Fine Proceedings 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Proceedings of the 7th North American Forest Soils Conference held at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada in July 1988. 525pp, diagrams. Bright, fresh interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding. Single, light crease to spine. No wear to wraps. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This heavy item weighs 1.57kg unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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16 GOODMAN, Richard French Dirt:The Story of a Garden in the South of France
Chapel Hill Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 1991 First Printing Printed Wraps Near Fine Trade Paperback 8.5" Tall 
An account of an American in the South of France, and his beloved vegetable garden. 203pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding. No creases to spine. Near new. Weight unpacked, 220g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. 
Price: 5.95 USD
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17 H., W. E. Garden Hints for Amateurs
Toronto William Rennie Company Limited 1923 First Edition Printed Card Wraps VG+ Booklet 5" by 6.75" 
Tips for the amateur gardener published by one of Canada's leading gardening and agricultural companies. 58pp, photo illustrated, 6pp manufacturer's ads. Bright, clean copy. Stapled binding is sound but staples are rusty. Weight, 100g.May be eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada, the USA and other Countries. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Genius of the Place: The English Landscape Garden, 1620-1820, HUNT, John Dixon; WILLIS, Peter - Editors
18 HUNT, John Dixon; WILLIS, Peter - Editors The Genius of the Place: The English Landscape Garden, 1620-1820
Cambridge, MASS The MIT Press 2000 0262580926 / 9780262580922 Fifth Printing Car Wrappers As New Paperback 17cm by 24cm 
A garden classic! The garden as cultural history. First published in England in 1975. xx, 393pp, illustrated in b&w, indices. About 'as new' - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 914g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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19 JONES, H. Glyn; COLLINS, Barbara A Way of Life: Sheepdog Training, Handling and Trialling
Ipswich, UK Farming Press 1992 0852361661 / 9780852361665 Fifth Printing of 1987 Laminated Pictorial Boards VG+ VG Hardcover Small Quarto 
H. Glyn Jones talks to Barbara C. Collins about the finer points of trialling, from basic training and nursery trials to final 'polishing' and Internationals. 178 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding.Minor wear to tips of fore-edge corners of the front board. Bright, clean, unclipped dustjacket. Minor wear to tips of fore-edge corners of front panel. Weight, 719g. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 KESWICK, Maggie et al In a Chinese Garden: The Art and Architecture of the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
Vancouver Dr. Sun Yat-Set Garden Society 1990 0-9694573-0-8 / 9780969457305 First Edition Printed Card Wraps Fine 12" Tall 
Background to the creation of Vancouver's Chinese gardens - the only full-size, classical Chinese gardens outside of China. 63pp, profusely color photo illustrated. Mint coy, 'as new'. Weight, 400g. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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