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Yesterday, a pictorial history of agriculture in Alberta

By: ALBERTA WOMEN'S INSTITUTES

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta Women's Institutes: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Association Copy, Signed

Seller ID: 041064

Condition: Fine


Photo history of Agriculturer in the Canadian Province of Alberta. OCLC Number: 29475028. 159 p. : chiefly ill. ; 29 cm. Preface by Grant MacEwan.Dedicated presentation inscription from an Alberta MLA. Book is bright and clean and about 'as newe'. The unclipped dustjacket is similar except that there are single creases to the inside flaps. Weight, 845g. View more info

Bulbs and Tuberous-Rooted Plants Their History, Description, Methods of Propagation...

By: ALLEN, C. L.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Orange Judd: 1912

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 10428

Condition: About VG


The growing of bulbs to produce plants. 311pp, numerous illustrations. Clean copy with a sound binding. Would grade higher but for some rippling to cloth on front board. Otherwise a good copy. View more info

Fox Ranching in Canada

By: ALLEN, J. A. & SMITH, G. Ennis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ministry of Agriculture [Canada]: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17695

Condition: VG+


Guide to Fox Ranching for Furs, in Canada. 42pp, photo illustrated, tables. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. Slight browning to light blue wraps around edges. School stamp to front wrap. Weight, 90g. View more info

Gang Ranch; the Real Story

By: ALSAGER, Judy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Hancock House: 1995

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 040194

ISBN: 0888392753

Condition: VG


Story of one of the world's largest and oldest ranches, B.C.'s 1,000,000 acre Gang Ranch. Trade paperback, 8vo, 287pp, photo illustrated, map. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding with a single light crease to the spine. Weight, 303g. View more info

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Gang Ranch; the Real Story

By: ALSAGER, Judy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Bluedoor Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Revised Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 046415

ISBN: 0968288308

Condition: Fine


Story of one of the world's largest and oldest ranches, B.C.'s 1,000,000 acre Gang Ranch. Trade paperback, 8vo, Signed by the author on the title page. Gift inscription also, above the title. 287pp, photo illustrated, map. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding with no creasing. Weight, 303g. View more info

The Hereford in Canada 1860-1960

By: ANDREW, David A.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Canadian Hereford Association: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10462

Condition: Fine


History of the Hereford breed of Cattle in Canada. 552pp, photo illustrated, illustrated endpapers. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket has very little wear but there is a small amount of surface loss on back panel. Heavy book weighing 1.085kg. View more info

British Columbia Timber for Prairie Farms: Piggeries and Smoke Houses

By: B. C. DEPARTMENT OF LANDS; FOREST SERVICE

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, British Columbia Department of Lands, Forest Service: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32583

Condition: Very Good, or Better


Farm Buildings Series, Bulletin No. 6. Booklet issued by the Government of British Columbia to promote the use of Forest Products in the construction of Farm Buildings. This booklet covers Piggeries and Smoke Houses. 37pp, plans, diagrams, figures. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Edges of wrappers a trifle dusty. Weight, 60g. View more info

British Columbia Timber for Prairie Farms: Beef Cattle Barns

By: B. C. DEPARTMENT OF LANDS; FOREST SERVICE

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, British Columbia Department of Lands, Forest Service: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32584

Condition: Very Good, or Better


Farm Buildings Series, Bulletin No. 3. Booklet issued by the Government of British Columbia to promote the use of Forest Products in the construction of Farm Buildings. This booklet covers Beef Cattle Barns. 53pp, plans, diagrams, figures. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Edges of wrappers a trifle dusty. Weight, 70g. View more info

British Columbia Timber for Prairie Farms: Combination or General Purpose Barns

By: B. C. DEPARTMENT OF LANDS; FOREST SERVICE

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, British Columbia Department of Lands, Forest Service: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32585

Condition: Very Good, or Better


Farm Buildings Series, Bulletin No. 1. Booklet issued by the Government of British Columbia to promote the use of Forest Products in the construction of Farm Buildings. This booklet covers general Purpose Barns. 54pp, plans, diagrams, figures. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Edges of wrappers a trifle dusty. Weight, 80g. View more info

Respiration of Shelled Corn

By: BAILEY, C. H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, University Farm: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047455

Condition: Near Fine


Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station, Technical Bulletin., 3. Originally the author's thesis at the University of Maryland. 44 pages, illustrations, diagrams 23 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, sound, stapled binding. Weight, 80g. View more info

The Principles of Fruit-Growing

By: BAILEY, L. H.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1909

Edition: Twelfth Edition

Seller ID: 07070

Condition: About VG


A volume in 'The Rural Science Series'. Standard text on the subject of Fruit Growing. Xvii, 516pp, illustrated, 8pp ads. Solid, useful copy showing minor wear to cloth. View more info

Harvesting and Handling Cultivated Cranberries

By: BAIN, H. F.; BERGMAN, H. F.; WILCOX, R. B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, U. S. Dep't. of Agriculture: 1942

Seller ID: 046740

Condition: VG+


Harvesting, handling, storing, shipping, marketing Cranberries. Farmer's Bulletin No 1882. 24pp, photo illustrated. Also, laid-in, a stapled, 8.5" by 11" leaflet entitled - Cranberry Growing in Washington, by Servoss, Crowley and Brannon - 10 leaves printed one-side of page only. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. Weight, 75g. Lettermail qualified. View more info

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Tulipa: A Photographer's Botanical

By: BAKER, Christopher; POLLAN, Michael; SWEENEY, Emma; LEMMERS, Willem

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Artisan: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 29785

ISBN: 1579651224

Condition: Fine


Superb, detailed photographs of numerous, listed species of Tulips, photographed over 8 months in Holland's tulip-fields undr the guidance of world-leading plant specialists. 307pp, color plates, explanatory text, and an essay by Michel Pollan. Bright, clean copy, about 'as new' Tight, square binding. No wear tosolk cloth boards. Slight edge wear to unclipped dustjacket. Heavy, oversize book weighing well over 2kg, requires extra postage. View more info

Buttermaking on the Farm

By: BARR, George H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, King's Printer: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044255

Condition: VG+


Canada, Depratment iof Agriculture, Branch of the Dairy and Cold Storage Commissioners. Bulletin No. 53. 6.5" by 9.75", 16pp, illustrated with line drawings. Circular on 1 leaf, laid-in, relating to the Manufacture of Cottage and Buttermilk Cheese. A clean, unmarked copy with a sound, stapled binding. Rose wrappers also clean and unmarked. Weight, 35g. View more info

A Pioneer remembers : the Okanagan : an Autobiography

By: BATTYE, Clement

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penticton, BC [?], Author Published: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09222

Condition: VG+


Memoir of an early Okanagan pioneer and his career in growing fruit. 49pp, photo illustrated. OCLC Number: 606380323. Bright, clean copy. 'Blacked-out' name to the inside of the front wrapper. Sound, tight, stapled binding. Weight, 205g. View more info

Some common birds in their relation to Agriculture

By: BEAL, F. E. L.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045022

Condition: VG+


Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture), no. 54. OCLC Number: 15322628. 40 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Clean copy except for a very tiny stain to the lower corner of the spine affecting only the wrapper. Unmarked. Weight, 43g. View more info

The Farmer's Handy Helper: 1001 Ways to Save Work, Time and Money Around the Farm

By: BEATY, John Y.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Salesprint Inc.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31330

Condition: Very Good Plus


1001 tips for Farmers. 119pp, a few illustrations, unpaginated index. Sticker on front cover 'Withe the Compliments of CJOR, Dial 600'. Bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 150g. View more info

: The Story of Washington Co-Operative Farmers Association

By: BELL, R. C.and BUCHANAN, W. D.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Seattle, Washington Co-Operative Farmers Assoc.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14467

Condition: Near Fine


Story of the Washington [State] Co-Operative Farmers Association. Undated, circa 1956. 132pp, photo illustrated. Bright copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Weight, 400g. View more info

The Biggle Orchard Book : Fruit and Orchard Gleanings from Bough to Basket, Gathered and Packed into Book Form

By: BIGGLE, Jacob

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Wilmer Atkinson Co.: 1908

Edition: Second Edition of 1906

Seller ID: 28371

Condition: Good VG


''The first thing to do about starting an orchard is to plan for it," Jacob Biggle, the author of this handy little book, advises. ''Put on your thinking-cap, study into the matter, and do not jump in the dark. A slow start is much better than a poor start....". 144pp, photo illustrated, 20 color plates [all present]. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Light wear to the cloth at tips of coners. A little bubbling to the cloth on the back pane... View more info

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Herb Drying Handbook: Includes Complete Microwave Drying Instructions

By: BLOSE, Nora; CUSICK, Dawn

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Sterling Pub Co Inc: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 036530

ISBN: 0806902817

Condition: Fine


Techniques for drying herbs to preserve the colors, shapes, flavors, and fragrances. 96pp, illustrated with color photos. Bright, clean , unmarked copy, 'near new'. Weight, 268g. View more info