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CAMERON, CHARLES A: Chemistry of Agriculture. The Food of Plants: The Composition, Properties, and Adulteration of Manures.

Item No. 8248

Dublin: W. B. Kelly; London: Simpkin, Marshall, 1857. First edition. 8vo, pp.vi:(2):144:(20, "Agricultural Advertisements", mostly Dublin businesses, 2 illustrated), original crimson cloth blocked in blind; two short splits to joints but generally very good & bright.

£30.00

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CORRALL, A.J. [Editor]: Accounting for Nutrients. A Challenge for Grassland Farmers in the 21st Century. Occasional Symposium No. 33 British Grassland Society, 1999.

Item No. 9307

British Grassland Society, 1999. First edition. Large 8vo, pp.v:173, softcover; an excellent copy.

£25.00

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CULLEN, PATRICK T: Farm Animal Health. A Practical Guide.

Item No. 9358

Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1991. First edition. Black & white illustrations. Large 8vo, pp.viii:205, softcover; small mark to front cover, otherwise an excellent copy.

£18.00

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CURTIS, WILLIAM; BANKS, SIR JOSEPH: Practical Observations on the British Grasses, especially such as are best adapted to the laying down or improving Meadows and Pastures .... to which is subjoined, a short account of the Causes of the Diseases in Corn .... by Sir Joseph Banks.

Item No. 18002

Item No. 18002

London: for H. D. Symonds, 1812. 5th edition. 8 hand-coloured plates (that to illustrate the Banks folding). 8vo (9 1/2 x 6 inches), 116-pages plus 8-pages of publisher's advertisements at end. Original boards, uncut. Corners worn, lacking most of backstrip, small chip out of blank fore-margin at front, some foxing. Modern bookplate on front pastedown, signature on front free endpaper.

£90.00

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DAVY, SIR HUMPHRY: Elements of Agricultural Chemistry, in a Course of Lectures for the Board of Agriculture, delivered between 1802 and 1812. The fifth edition.

Item No. 16982

Item No. 16982

Item No. 16982

London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, 1836. 10 folding engraved plates. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches), pages: viii:413, contemporary half tan calf, marbled boards, lacking backstrip. Some light foxing but generally very good internaly. Name, A.W. Graveson, in ink on front fly; some marginal annotations in pencil.

£50.00

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FITT, J.N. [attributed to]: Hearths and Homesteads: A Series of Papers on Subjects connected with Agriculture. By a Hampshire Farmer.

Item No. 11399

London: James Humphreys [1867]. 8vo (9 x 6 inches), 93-pages. Original purple blindstamped cloth. Headbands bumped, binding slightly unevenly faded, prelims. foxed. Armorial bookplate. Anon.

£40.00

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HARLEY, WILLIAM: The Harleian Dairy System; and an Account of the Various Methods of Dairy Husbandry pursued by the Dutch. Also a New and Improved Mode of Ventilating Stables with An Appendix, containing useful hints .... for the management of Hedge-Row Fences .....

Item No. 3182

London: James Ridgeway, 1829. First edition. Engraved portrait, 3 engraved plans (2 folding) and two sepia tinted plates of cattle. 8vo, pp.xxxvi:288, modern green cloth. Some offsetting of portrait to title, binding a little unevenly faded. An excellent uncut & crisp copy with the half-title and leaf of advertisements at end.

£100.00

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MACDONALD, JAMES & SINCLAIR, JAMES: History of Hereford Cattle. Revised edition by James Sinclair.

Reprinted for the Hereford Herd Book Society, 1968. Facsimile of the Vinton & Co. edition of 1909. Plates. 8vo (9 x 5 1/2 inches), 501-pages, original burgundy cloth; very good.

£30.00

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ROOK, A.J. and PENNING, P.D. [Editors]: Grazing Management. Occasional Symposium No. 34 British Grassland Society, 2000.

British Grassland Society, 2000. First edition. Large 8vo, pp.viii:270, softcover; an excellent copy.

£25.00

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THE MOREDUN FOUNDATION: The Moredun Foundation (Formerly Animal Diseases Research Association). Volume One News Sheets 1-30. Volume Two News Sheets 1-20.

Item No. 9331

Edinburgh: The Moredun Foundation, 1998. Two volumes. Volume One 1998 a reprint, Volume Two 2002 a reprint. Large 8vo, pp.229 and pp.190, softcovers; both generally very good.

£26.00

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