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The Riverview Lands: Western Canada's First Botanical Garden

By: ADOLPH, Val; GILLESPIE, Brenda Guild - Editors

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Coquitlam. BC, Riverview Horticultural Centre Society in conjunction with Environmental Partners Fund: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23442

ISBN: 0969821301

Condition: VG


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. View more info

The Incredible Gang Ranch

By: ALSAGER, Dale

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Hancock House: 1994

Edition: First Paper Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 049495

ISBN: 0888392117

Condition: Fine


North America's largest Cattle Ranch, at one time 4,000,000 acres, in British Columbia's Cariboo district. 2nd printing, Wrappers, 448pp, photo illus, map. Bright, clean copy, faint spine creases. Unmarked inside or outside. 'Near new'. Weight, 460g. View more info

The Forgotten Arts: Growing, Gardening and Cooking With Herbs

By: BACON, Richard M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Yankee Books: 1986

Edition: Twelfth Printing of 1972

Seller ID: 052140

ISBN: 0911658513

Condition: About 'As New'


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 overc... View more info

The Principles of Fruit-Growing, with applications to Practice

By: BAILEY, L. H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1915

Edition: 20th Edition, Completely Revised

Seller ID: 052367

Condition: VG+


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... View more info

SHUR-GAIN ...our First Fifty Years - SHUR-GAIN ... Les Premiers Cinquante Ans

By: BELL, Norm

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Canada, Canada Packers: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27466

ISBN: 0919825192

Condition: Fine


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 alo... View more info

RecipesUsing British Columbia Fruit

By: BRITTON, Dorothy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Research Branch [Summerland], Canada Dept of Agriculture: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052387

Condition: Good VG


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. View more info

Canadian Western Agribition; Regina, Saskatchewan; Nov 25 - Dec 2, 1977

By: CANADIAN WESTERN AGRIBITION ASSOC.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Regina, SK, Canadian Western Agribition Assoc.: 1977

Seller ID: 052090

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

The Rural New-Yorker: A Journal for the Suburban and Country Home: November 14, 1885

By: CARMAN, E. S. - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Rural New Yorker: 1885

Edition: Vol XLIV, No 1868

Seller ID: 054530

Condition: VG+


An old journal written to appeal to Suburban and Rural New Yorkers in the late Victorian period. pp755-pp786, full of wonderful engravings. Disbound from a folio but spine still connected. Clean, unmarked copy, undamaged. 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 ... View more info

My Life on the Range

By: CHRISTIANSON, C. J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Lethbridge, AB, Southern Printing Company: 1968

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Inscription: Dedicated Author's Inscription and Signature

Seller ID: 1018

Condition: Fine


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. Cana... View more info

The Butchart Gardens: a Family Legacy

By: CLARKE, David; BUTCHART GARDENS LTD.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Butchart Gardens: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34860

ISBN: 1894197135

Condition: As New


The Butchart Gardens, Victoria, B. C. - over 100 years in bloom - a National Historic Site of Canada. "Research by David Clarke, Carmen Moore and Janet Beveridge. Modern scene photography by Bonnie Burton and John Bailey. Design by Laura Lasby." 72p., chiefly ill., ports. (some col.), 25 cm. x 25 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked. 'an 'as new' copy. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our ac... View more info

The First Fifty Years: A History of United Grain Growers Limited

By: COLQUETTE, R. D.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Winnipeg, Public Press Ltd.: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20498

Condition: About VG


History of a western Canadian producers' co-operative, the United Grain Growers, from 1906 to 1956. 309pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean interior. Old signature to htp and bookplate to fpde. Sound binding, no wear to hinges. Minor wear to green cloth at extremities, otherwise exterior is clean and bright. 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 w... View more info

The Wheat King : The Selected Letters and Papers of A. J. Cotton, 1888-1913

By: COTTON, Almon James; OWEN, Wendy

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Manitoba Record Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33138

Condition: About Fine


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 ... View more info

Farm Workshop Guide

By: COUNTRY GUIDE, The

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Ontario, Algrove Publishing: 2006

Edition: Reprint Edition [of 1947]

Seller ID: 049235

ISBN: 1897030495

Condition: Near New


Reprint of the 8th ed. published in 1947 by Country Guide. 12 sections, 148 pages. More than 800 workshop ideas for farm and home, fully described and illustrated with 'how to make' diagrams. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, nearly 'as new' but for a mild lower corner bump to the rear wrapper. Unpacked weight, 404g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian dome... View more info

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Modern Homesteading: Rediscovering the American Dream

By: CRONE, Cody; BOGARDUS, Diana

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Green Forest, AK, New Leaf Press (AR): 2015

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: .

Seller ID: 046349

ISBN: 0892217375

Condition: As New


The growing homesteading and self-reliant living movements and are depicted in this illustrated book of the family behind the Wranglerstar YouTube channel. This is their personal story of how they left an urban setting behind to live in the beautiful wilderness of the Pacific Northwest. They share the blueprint they developed for a life of freedom from the daily grind. They also share their life of faith and community, giving freely of advice and help to those interested... View more info

Cutler the World's Standard Equipment; Price List of Catalog Parts

By: CUTLER MANUFACTURING CO

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Cutler Mfg. Co.: 1929

Edition: Aug 1, 1929

Seller ID: 2198

Condition: Good Plus


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. View more info

Cutler Fruit Packing Equipment; Machinery Catalog

By: CUTLER MANUFACTURING CO

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Cutler Mfg. Co.: 1929

Edition: Aug 1, 1929

Seller ID: 053340

Condition: Good Plus


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 inexp... View more info

Crow's Eggs & Gopher Tails : Memoirs of the Depression & Dust Bowl

By: DEXTER, Eric

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Canada, Author Published: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Inscribed Copy

Seller ID: 051872

ISBN: 09693229041

Condition: VG+


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, wit... View more info

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Ranchland: British Columbia's Cattle Country

By: FRENCH, Diana

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by both Authors

Seller ID: 2184

ISBN: 1550172328

Condition: Fine


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 ... View more info

Letters from an English Rancher

By: GARDINER, Claude

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Glenbow Museum: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33681

ISBN: 0919224822

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

Sustained Productivity of Forest Soils

By: GESSEL, S. P. Et al, Editors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Forestry Publications, UBC: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19126

ISBN: 155056298

Condition: Near Fine


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 pos... View more info