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Processing and Packaging Honey
Cutts, N.A.
N.S.W. Department of Agriculture, Sydney, 1970. Second Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14881. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 14881  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Four Important Bee Diseases
Various,
N.S.W. Department of Agriculture, Sydney, 1974. Second Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14882. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 14882  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Farming for Profit
Various,
Paton Burns, Sydney, 1934. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Small Octavo. 32 pages. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; 1930s; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29650. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 29650  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Soil Conditions and Plant Growth (6th ed. 1968)
Russell & Russell, E. Walter & Sir E. John
Longman & Co, London, 1968. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. With sections on all aspects of soil management and composition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor water damage to covers, text unaffected. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15535. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 15535  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Citrus Fruits and Their Culture
Hume, H. Harold
Orange Judd Company, New York, 1909. Third Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. Containing chapters on all varieties of citrus fruits, and all varieties within. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Covers are grubby in spots but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15536. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 15536  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Diseases of Sheep
Cole, V.G.
Grazcos, Sydney, 1967. Later Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Later Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 11961. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11961  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Herbal Handbook for Farm & Stable
Levy, Juliette de Bairacli
ISBN: 9780571048052
Faber,  1979. Revised Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Revised Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 320 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0571048056. ISBN/EAN: 9780571048052. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28240. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28240  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Physiology of Domestic Animals
Dukes, H.H.
Comstock,  1964. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. With a chapter on Physicochemical basis of Physiological Phenomena; a section on Physiological Oxidations; a chapter on Water, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Balance; A part on Intermediary Metabolism; and a part on Endocrine Organs, Reproduction and Growth. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 4. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Birds; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8356. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8356  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Pig Diseases
Belschner, H.G.
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1967. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19626. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 19626  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Unfolding Year
Clarke, Hockley
Rockliff,  1947. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Geoffrey Robinson. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Illustrator: Geoffrey Robinson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Britain/UK; 20th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21422. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 21422  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Book of the Pig: Its Selection, Breeding, Feeding and Management
Long, James
Upcott Gill,  1886. First Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 360 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges badly foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29644. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 242.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 29644  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Planet Jr. Farm and Garden Tools
Various,
Not Stated,  1926. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Small Octavo. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges slightly foxed. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29647. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29647  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Johnston’s Elements of Agricultural Chemistry
Cameron & Aikman, Sir Charles A. / C. M.
W. Blackwood & Sons, London, 1894. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. Containing chapters on all aspects of Agricultural Chemistry, including chapters on the chemical make-up of soil types, uses for soil types and various others. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges foxed and browned. Covers are grubby but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Chemistry; Science & Technology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15537. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Modern Farming in General
Lowe, A. M.
Self published,  1945. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Today's approach to - plant required - and practical application of farming: sheep, wheat, cattle, pigs, horses and a variety of others. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16147. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16147  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Homesteading: How to Find New Independence on the Land
Logsdon, Gene
ISBN: 9780878570683
Rodale Press, New York, 1974. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Second Edition. A book on how to locate and buy a homestead, then what to do after that to run and manage it. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, and is foxed here and there. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0878570683. ISBN/EAN: 9780878570683. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16148. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 16148  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Management and Diseases of Sheep in Australia
Cramsie (ed.), J. B.
Butterworth, Sydney, 1920. First Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. With chapters on various aspects of sheep management by Robert Paton, Donald MacFarlane, H. W. Potts, David J. Gordon, and J. Wrenford Matthews. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Moderately foxed throughout. Edges badly foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16151. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16151  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Guide to the Dissection of the Horse
Rooney, Sack & Habel, James R. / Wolfgang O. / Robert E.
W. O Sack,  1967. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges foxed and browned. Prominent brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Medicine & Health. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26015. Very Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 26015  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Tropical Grasslands: Vol 4. 1970, No. 3, November
Various,
The Tropical Grassland Society, Sydney, 1970. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Part of a series of journals on the Tropical Grasslands of Australia. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17763. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17763  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Tropical Grasslands: Vol 4. 1970, No. 1, March
Various,
The Tropical Grassland Society, Sydney, 1970. First Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Part of a series of journals on the Tropical Grasslands of Australia. J. Griffiths Davies Memorial Issue. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17764. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17764  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Struggle for Land: Agriculture and Group Territories Among the Chimbu of the New Guinea Highlands
Brookfield & Brown, H. C. / Paula
Oxford / ANU,  1963. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Includes maps in rear pocket. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 194 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Book and dustjacket condition has been well-preserved due to clear, acid-free Mylar book/jacket covers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Anthropology; Papua New Guinea; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28802. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28802  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Studies in New Guinea Land Tenure
Hogbin & Lawrence, Ian / Peter
Sydney Univ. Press, Sydney, 1967. First Edition
 Hardcover (rebound in cloth) Hardcover (rebound in cloth). Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 148 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Text and spine marked with Library stamps, but very discreetly, in all other respects in very good condition throughout. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Anthropology; Papua New Guinea; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28862. Good Condition (ex-library)
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 28862  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Roots of the Earth: Crops in the Highlands of Papua New Guinea
Sillitoe, Paul
ISBN: 9780868400655
NSW Univ. Press, Sydney, 1983. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). As New/As New. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 286 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, apart from normal shop shelf wear - contains no tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Book and dustjacket condition has been well-preserved due to clear, acid-free Mylar book/jacket covers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Papua New Guinea; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0868400653. ISBN/EAN: 9780868400655. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28791. As New
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28791  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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The Croft and the Ceilidh
May, Gideon Scott
ISBN: 9780906664087
Melven Press,  1981. First Edition
 Hardcover (Imitation Leather) Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/Near Fine. Illustrator: Sandy Cheyne. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 198 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: Sandy Cheyne. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Scotland; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 090666408X. ISBN/EAN: 9780906664087. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28663. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Reminiscences of St. Dunstans
Scrymgeour, J.T.S.
Arthur Stockwell,  1957. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. Author's inscription reads "Christmas and New Year greetings. From the Author, 1958." Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Biography & Autobiography. Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28612. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The Tocal Story: How an Agricultural College was Born in the Hunter Valley
Hunt, Edward A.
Self published,  1976. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Australian History; Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18897. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Pruning
Department of Agriculture New South Wales,
Alfred James Kent Government Printer, Sydney, 1933. Later Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Later Edition. Card Covers, 8vo, 197 pages, good condition cover has some marking, heavy sunning to end pages, b/w plates, pages clean and white. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: X17496. Good Condition
Price: 24.30 (AUD)
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Some Plant Diseases
Various,
N.S.W. Dept. of Agriculture, Sydney, 1966. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Spiral Bound) Softcover (Spiral Bound). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: M. Senior. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Illustrator: M. Senior. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28073. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Pest Control in Australia
Hadlington, Phillip W.
Univ. of NSW Press, Sydney, 1974. Third Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. Including chapters on dealing with all varieties of pests, such as rodents, birds, insects, spiders and other arthropods, and marine pests. Also includes pesticides, insecticides and other chemicals. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16154. Very Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 16154  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Sheep, Farm & Station Management (6th ed. 1945)
Pearse, E. H.
The Pastoral Review, Sydney, 1945. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. With chapters on various aspects of station management, such as fencing, fat lamb raising, wool, breeds of sheep and goats, and others. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16155. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16155  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Merino Wool (2nd ed. 1947): Its Characteristics and Classing
Fegen, J. M.
Grahame, Sydney, 1947. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Fair. Second Edition. Containing information on all aspects of Merino wool, from sorting to spinning to the lay out of the shearing shed and wool room. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket has chunks missing, but is otherwise intact, with both flaps. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16156. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16156  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Deciduous Fruits Spray Calendar: Tablelands, Slopes and Coastal Highlands of N.S.W.
Johnson, Penrose & Thwaite (eds.), J.F. / L.J. / W.G.
NSW Dept. of Agriculture,  1979. 6th Edition or Higher
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. Includes spray calendar compatibility chart. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27142. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Goat Farming
Mowlem, Alan
ISBN: 9780852361832
Farming Press,  1988. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0852361831. ISBN/EAN: 9780852361832. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9228. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Pasture Legumes and Grasses: A Guide to the Identification and Use of Selected Species for Pasture Improvement
Various,
ISBN: 9780909719159
Bank of New South Wales,  1975. Third Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Small piece missing from front cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Botany; Australia; ISBN: 0909719152. ISBN/EAN: 9780909719159. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26778. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Making a Nest in the Hills
Barrow, Joy
ISBN: 9781876928513
Otford Press,  2002. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; ISBN: 1876928514. ISBN/EAN: 9781876928513. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26482. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Paperboy’s War
Egan, Ted
ISBN: 9781875703081
Kerr,  1993. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 272 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 187570308X. ISBN/EAN: 9781875703081. Dewey Code: 994.04/092 B 20. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB17040. Very Good Condition
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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Going Bush
Mundie, Edward
ISBN: 9781864471106
Hyland House Publishing,  2010. Later Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Later Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 232 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 1864471107. ISBN/EAN: 9781864471106. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB15990. Very Good Condition
Price: 21.90 (AUD)
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2nd International Conference about Goat-Breeding / II Conference Internationale de l’Elevage Caprin / II Internationalen Tagung der Ziegenzuchter
Various,
l'Institute Technique de l'Elevage Ovin et Caprin, Paris, 1971. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. In English, French and German. Size: Quarto. Text is in multiple languages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19470. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The country’s finest hour: Sixty years of rural broadcasting in Australia
Bailey, Jenny
ISBN: 9780733317354
ABC Books, Sydney, 2005. Revised Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). As New/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 200 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Broadcasting Australia History.; Communications & Media. ISBN: 0733317359. ISBN/EAN: 9780733317354. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB11007. As New
Price: 24.30 (AUD)
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The Ripening Sun
Atkinson, Patricia
ISBN: 9781844133666
Century, United Kingdom, 2003. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 320 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 1844133664. ISBN/EAN: 9781844133666. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB12476. Very Good Condition
Price: 21.90 (AUD)
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The Horses Too Are Gone
Keenan, Michael
ISBN: 9780733801679
Bantam Books, Australia, 1998. Later Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Later Edition. Signed by Author. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 348 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0733801676. ISBN/EAN: 9780733801679. Dewey Code: 636.2084. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB11440. Very Good Condition
Price: 19.40 (AUD)
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Orchard Spray Calendar: Tablelands and Coastal Highlands Season 1969-1970
Lloyd, Johnson & Penrose, N.C. / J.F. / L.T.
United Farmers & Woolgrowers, Sydney, 1969. First Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Gardening. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24742. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Australian Cane Sugar Industry
Various,
The Sugar Industry,  1936. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Australian History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19616. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Road to Castle Hill: A High Country Love Story
Fernyhough & Callan, Christine / Louise
ISBN: 9781869418960
Random House,  2007. Fifth Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Fifth Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; New Zealand; Travel & Places. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9781869418960. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23532. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Cereals 2005: Proceedings of the 55th Australian Cereal Chemistry Conference & AACCI Pacific Rim Symposium
Various,
The Regional Institute,  2005. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Chemistry; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23447. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The Situation in Biological Science: Proceedings of the Lenin Academy of Academy of Agricultural Sciences of the U.S.S.R. Session: July 31- August 7, 1948 Verbatim Report
Various,
Foreign Languages,  1949. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Biology; Russia; 1940s; Science & Technology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23203. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Country Life in England
Martin (ed.), E. W.
Macdonald,  1966. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; England; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22458. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Pruning
Allen, W. J.
Dept. of Agriculture NSW,  1928. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Gardening; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21706. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The Horses Too are Gone: The True Story of an Australian Farmer’s Struggle to Save His Cattle During Devastating Drought
Keenan, Michael
ISBN: 9780733801679
Bantam,  1998. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 0733801676. ISBN/EAN: 9780733801679. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21295. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Spacious Days
Twist, Michael F.
ISBN: 9780852362419
Farming Press,  1994. Second Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Signed by Author. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; England; History. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0852362412. ISBN/EAN: 9780852362419. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20463. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Land Tenure in the Pacific
Crocombe (ed.), Ron
ISBN: 9780195503166
Oxford, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 420 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pacific ; Anthropology. ISBN: 0195503163. ISBN/EAN: 9780195503166. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29544. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Home Honey Production
Bielby, W.B.
ISBN: 9780715804520
EP Publishing,  1977. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges foxed and browned. Small brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0715804529. ISBN/EAN: 9780715804520. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18528. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Biography of a Victorian Village
Fletcher (ed.), Ronald
ISBN: 9780713407877
Batsford, London, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Richard Cobbold's account of Wortham, Suffolk, 1860. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; England; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0713407875. ISBN/EAN: 9780713407877. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17847. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Tropical Grasslands: Vol 1. 1967, No. 1, May
Various,
The Tropical Grassland Society, Sydney, 1967. First Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Part of a series of journals on the Tropical Grasslands of Australia. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17762. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Tropical Grasslands: Vol 3. 1969, No. 2, October
Various,
The Tropical Grassland Society, Sydney, 1969. First Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Part of a series of journals on the Tropical Grasslands of Australia. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17761. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Green Behind the Ears
Addis, Faith
ISBN: 9780233976594
Andre Deutsch,  1984. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0233976590. ISBN/EAN: 9780233976594. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16845. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Soil Conditions and Plant Growth (1961 ed.)
Russell, E. Walter
Longman & Co, London, 1961. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. 6th Edition or Higher. Containing chapters on the composition of soils, the cation and anion holding powers of soils, and a variety of others. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, and is foxed here and there. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16153. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Studies of Quality in Cotton
Balls, W.Lawrence
MacMillan,  1928. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges foxed and browned. Covers are flecked and rubbed in spots, but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16108. Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Quality of Horticultural Products
Arthey, V.D
ISBN: 9780408706452
Butterworths, London, 1975. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. XV, 223pp. A detailed horticultural text. Dust jacket is protected in archival (acid-free) plastic wrapper. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Dust Jacket has small closed tears, but otherwise complete and overall sound.. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0408706457. ISBN/EAN: 9780408706452. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 666404. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The Manufacture of Cane Sugar
Jones & Scard, Llewellyn & Frederic I.
Duckworth, London, 1921. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. With 270 illustrations and diagrams, and an introduction by Algernon Aspinall, C.M.G Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15538. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
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Pig Farming for Profit
Rees, S. W.
Reed, Sydney, 1967. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Poor. First Edition. Includes information and tips on all aspects of pig farming, from the basics to cropping for pigs and management and costing. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, and is foxed here and there. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges browned slightly. Moderate water damage to covers, text unaffected. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15534. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Sheep, Farm & Station Management (2nd ed. 1926)
Pearse, E. H.
The Pastoral Review, Melbourne, 1926. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Both the farmer and the grazier are catered for. Little or nothing has been overlooked, and the beginner, together with the main who has already gained a knowledge of sheep and station management by experience, should derive benefit from reference to the following pages. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar large chips to top and bottom section of spine. Endpapers browned, text has scattered foxing, but mostly clean. Previous owner's inscription, lavish, in ink. Edges foxed, browned and stained with ink.. Covers are worn at edges and grubby in spots but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15533. Fair Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Housing Poultry
Brann & Wilkins, V.H. / S.J.
N.S.W. Dept. of Agriculture, Sydney, 1962. 6th Edition or Higher
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15040. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Irrigation: Management Aid No. 2
Martin & Mortimer, W.A. / M.J.
Parks & Recreation, Canberra, 1978. First Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14053. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Successful Farm Management: The Bannockburn Conservation Group System for Practical Bookkeeping & Planning
Miller & Miller, Ron / Audrey
Pergamon Press, Sydney, 1973. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14050. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Bovine Infertility: Proceedings of Postgraduate Refresher Course
Various,
Editorial Services, Wellington, 1968. First Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12999. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Introduction to Agriculture
Sutherland, J.A.
ISBN: 9780207952494
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1970. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 6th Edition or Higher. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0207952493. ISBN/EAN: 9780207952494. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 11014. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Farm Animals: Their Breeding, Growth and Inheritance
Hammond, JohnJohn
Edward Arnold,  1962. Third Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Third Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10872. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Organisation and Administration of Agricultural Research
Arnon, I.
Elsevier,  1968. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9332. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Our African Farm
Truepeney, Charlotte
Gollancz,  1965. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Charlotte Truepeney. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, with only very minor tears or chips and other minor signs of shelf-wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Illustrator: Charlotte Truepeney. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Africa; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8499. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Animal Reproduction
James (ed.), B.J.F.
Cheshire,  1969. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. The efficient breeding of sheep and cattle based on the proceedings of a school for graziers held at the University of New England, Armidale, New South Wales. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Dust Jacket has small closed tears, but otherwise complete and overall sound. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8732. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The Agricultural Gazette of New South Wales: Volume XLV (45) 1934
Synnott (Ed.), K.
Alfred James Kent,  1935. First Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Covers all issues January to December (inclusive) for the 1934 year. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Australian History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7866. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 82.50 (AUD)
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The Pastoral Industries of Australia: Practice and Technology of Sheep and Cattle Production
Alexander & Williams, G. / O.B.
ISBN: 9780424065403
Sydney University Press,  1973. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket has small closed tears, but otherwise complete and overall sound. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; ISBN: 0424065401. ISBN/EAN: 9780424065403. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7843. Very Good Condition
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
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Farm Memories
Halberstadt, April
ISBN: 9780760301616
Motorbooks,  1996. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). New Book/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0760301611. ISBN/EAN: 9780760301616. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7771. New Book
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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You Can’t Plant Tomatoes in Central Park: The Urban Dropouts Guide to Rural Relocation
Ruegg & Bianchina, Frank & Paul
ISBN: 9780882820606
New Horizon Press,  1990. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, with only very minor tears or chips and other minor signs of shelf-wear. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0882820605. ISBN/EAN: 9780882820606. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2068. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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History of the Farmers and Settlers’ Association of N.S.W.
Bayley, William A.
Self published,  1957. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Australian History; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7117. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Disposal and Decontamination of Pesticides
Kennedy, Maurice V.
American Chemical Society,  1978. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 6881. Very Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Technological Change in Postharvest Handling and Transportation of Grains in the Humid Tropics: ACIAR Proceedings No. 19
Champ & Others, B.R.
ISBN: 9780949511294
ACIAR (Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research),  1986. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0949511293. ISBN/EAN: 9780949511294. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 6879. Good Condition
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
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Banana and Plantain Breeding Strategies: Proceedings of an International Workshop held at Cairns, Australia, 13-17 October 1986
Persley & E. A. De Langhe (eds), G. J.
ISBN: 9780949511362
ACIAR (Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research),  1987. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Covers are grubby in spots but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; ISBN: 0949511366. ISBN/EAN: 9780949511362. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 6349. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Land Utilization in Australia
Wadham, Wilson & Wood, Samuel, R. Kent & Joyce
University of Melbourne Press,  1964. Fourth Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Fourth Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5652. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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Flock Book for British Breeds of Sheep in Australia, Vol.54 Section 2 (Shortwool Breeds)
Woodfull (ed.), H. T. C.
Australian Society of Breeders of British Sheep,  1962. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4453. Very Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Fream’s Elements of Agriculture
Fream (edited by D.H.Robinson ), W.
John Murray,  1951. Early Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Fair. Early Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing . Dust Jacket has large closed tears and associated wear. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Prominent brown marks from adhesive tape on front and rear endpapers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2071. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Propagation of Plants
Kains & McQuesten, M. G. & L. M.
Orange Judd Publishing Company,  1948. Third Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/Fair. Third Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket has chunks missing, but is otherwise intact, with both flaps. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2069. Fair Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Fertilizers for the Farm and Garden
Teakle & Boyle, L. J. H. & R. A.
Angus & Robertson,  1958. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Previous owner's name ink-stamped. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2055. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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His Majesty’s Spanish Flock
Carter, H. B.
Angus & Robertson,  1964. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2051. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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THE GATEWAY TO QUALITY PRODUCTS BY CYCLONE Catalogue No. 48, January 1937
Cyclone Fence and Gate Company
Cyclone Fence and Gate Co. Pty. Ltd. Melbourne 1937 First thus.
 Paperback Front cover has window with colour illustration underneath on title page, a very good copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment. A wonderful catalogue showing images of rural and town fencing and gates plus play equipment - see saws, swings, slides etc. ; 240 x 155mm; 84 pages Very Good+
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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Sheep and Man
M.L. Ryder,
ISBN: 0715636472
Duckworth, London, 2007. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0715636472. ISBN/EAN: 9780715636473. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 38064. Very Good
Price: 400.00 (AUD)
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SMALL-SCALE LIVESTOCK FARMING A Grass-Based Approach for Health, Sustainability, and Profit
Ekarius, Carol
ISBN: 1580171621
Storey Books North Adams 1999 First Edition
 Paperback With illustrations, an as new copy. ; 280 x 220mm; vi, 217 pages Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21316  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Irrigation For Profit: Water Force Queensland
no author
ISBN: 0646002074
Irrigation Association Of Australia, Brisbane, 1990. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 160 pages. 600 grams. Book is in very good unmarked condition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 160 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0646002074. ISBN/EAN: 9780646002071. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7208. Very Good Condition
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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Farm Workshop And Maintenance
Legge, Travers
ISBN: 0258967692
Agricultural Press, London, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 186 pages. 600 grams. Book is in good ex-library condition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 186 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0258967692. ISBN/EAN: 9780258967690. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7237. Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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HANDY FARM AND HOME DEVICES And How to Make Them
Bartlett, J. V. (Compiled and Designed by)
A Cornstalk Book Sydney 1980 Facsimile
 Paperback With many illustrations, a near fine copy, a facsimile edition reproduced from the 1945 edition. Postage will be reduced for this book. ; 250 x 190mm; 310 pages Near Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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AUSTRALIAN SHEEP AND WOOL HANDBOOK
Cottle, D. J. edited by
ISBN: 0909605602
Inkata Press Melbourne 1991 First Edition
 Hardcover Laminated cover boards, a near fine copy. The sheep and wool industry is one of the most economically important industries in Australia. Even so, this is the first publication to have brought together and presented the principles upon which all the various activities in the industry are based. The implications of these principles and their practical applications are described in detail. All of the contributing authors are influential in the sheep and wool industry by virtue of the positions they hold in Departments of Agriculture, universities and commercial organisations. The value and comprehensive nature of this book are due to their combined knowledge and experience. For undergraduate and postgraduate students studying sheep production this book is a must, and it is also an essential reference for graziers and those involved in any section of the sheep and wool industry.; 270 x 190mm; x, 499 pages Near Fine
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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THE WEEKLY TIMES FARMERS’ HANDBOOK
Sulyok, Tom. (editor )
ISBN: 0909917213
The Weekly Times Aust 1978 Sixth Revised Edition
 Hard Cover With illustrations. Very good copy in a very good dustjacket. ; 220 x 135mm; 256 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Growing Better Wool
A. E. Henderson,
A. H. & A. W. Reed, Wellington, 1968. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: 24cm x 18cm. 108 pages. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Light foxing to top outside edge of text block. Very light foxing to endpapers and first/last few pages. Rubbing/wear to board edges. Biopredation to board edges. Shipped Weight: .50 kilos. Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Understanding Farm Animals: An Introduction to the Science of Animal Production
J. A. Sutherland,
ISBN: 0070200335
McGraw Hill, Sydney, 1975. Later Printing
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Later Printing. Very Good Minus Condition. Size: 24cm x 15cm. 233 pages. Book is in Very Good condition, by which we mean it has light marks of age and/or wear from light handling, but is still a desirable copy. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Light soiling to covers. Previous owner's signature in ink. Shipped Weight: .36 kilos. ISBN: 0070200335. ISBN/EAN: 9780070200333. Very Good Condition
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
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Handbook of Australian Livestock
R. G. Jones,
ISBN: 0642907986
Australian Meat and Livestock Corporation, Sydney, 1979. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. 109 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Adhesive protective coat. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Very light foxing occasionally throughout. Previous owner's signature in ink. Light browning to pages. Shipped Weight: .42 kilos. ISBN: 0642907986. ISBN/EAN: 9780642907981. Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0002515  Bookseller: Logical Unsanity Books & Miscellaneous Phantasmagoria
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Pesticide Application Manual
Roger Broadley; Alex Banks; Mike Colinge; Keith Middleton,
ISBN: 0724234527
Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Brisbane, 2000. Third Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Third Edition. Size: 29cm x 21cm. 103 pages. Book is in Very Good condition, by which we mean it has light marks of age and/or wear from light handling, but is still a desirable copy. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Slightly cocked. Shipped Weight: .41 kilos. ISBN: 0724234527. ISBN/EAN: 9780724234523. Very Good Condition
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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Pesticide Application Manual
Roger Broadley; Alex Banks; Mike Colinge; Keith Middleton,
ISBN: 0724234527
Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Brisbane, 2000. Third Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Fair Condition/. Third Edition. Size: 29cm x 21cm. 103 pages. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Bumped corners. Slightly cocked. Dampstaining. Text contains small amount of highlighting throughout. Shipped Weight: .41 kilos. ISBN: 0724234527. ISBN/EAN: 9780724234523. Fair Condition
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The Journal of the Department of Agriculture of Victoria Australia (Vol 15, 1917)
D. S. Oman,
The Department of Agriculture of Victoria, Melbourne, 1918. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Contains all 12 parts bound in 1 volume. Size: 24cm x 16cm. 768 pages. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Foxing to outside edges of text block. Foxing to first/last few pages and occationally throughout. Rubbing/wear to boards and spine. Small chips to top and bottom of spine. Small amount of biopredation to inside of rear board. Very light bumping to corners. Small amount of dampstaining to some page edges. Minor marks to index, in pencil. Shipped Weight: 1.35 kilos. Good Condition
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
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Proceedings of the Conference On Weed Control In Rice, 31 August - 4 September, 1981
International Rice Research Institute,
ISBN: 9711040743
International Rice Research Institute, Manila, 1983. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Size: 23cm x 15cm. 422 pages. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Light soiling to outside edges of text block. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Light discolouration to covers. Front flyleaf and title page separated from spine, rest of binding remains intact and firm. Previous owner's signature in ink. Light browing to the extremities to first few pages. Shipped Weight: .59 kilos. ISBN: 9711040743. ISBN/EAN: 9789711040741. Good Condition
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Before Helicopters and Roadtrains...What Was Expected of a Stockman
Luke McCall,
ISBN: 0959071555
The Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame and Outback Heritage Centre, Longreach, 2000. 
 Softcover (Side-stapled) Softcover (Side-stapled). Good Condition/. . Size: 21cm x 15cm. 24 pages. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Very light browing to page extremities. Shipped Weight: .08 kilos. ISBN: 0959071555. ISBN/EAN: 9780959071559. Good Condition
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Ecological Principles of Agriculture
Laura E. Powers; Robert McSorley,
ISBN: 0766806537
Delmar, Albany, 1999. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. . Size: 23cm x 19cm. 433 pages. In adhesive clear coat protective wraps. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Text contains small amount of highlighting throughout. Shipped Weight: .72 kilos. ISBN: 0766806537. ISBN/EAN: 9780766806535. Good Condition
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Pasture Management
Rick Bickford,
ISBN: 0750689137
Inkata Press, Sydney, 1995. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Near Fine Condition/. First Edition. 184 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Very light browning to pages. Shipped Weight: .39 kilos. ISBN: 0750689137. ISBN/EAN: 9780750689137. Near Fine Condition
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Liquid Assets: Water Management for Dryland Agriculture
James Bourchier,
ISBN: 1876068558
Kondinin Group, Perth, 1998. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. 280 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Shipped Weight: .85 kilos. ISBN: 1876068558. ISBN/EAN: 9781876068554. Very Good Condition
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The Great Boomerang
Ion L. Idriess,
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1942. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . 253 pages. Light foxing occasionally throughout. Light rubbing/wear to board edges. Light soiling to boards. Discolouration to spine and cloth. Previous bookseller sticker. Previous owner's inscription, in pencil. Light browning to pages. Very light bumping to corners. Slight warp to boards. Minimal library markings, ink on spine, plate slip on rear endpaper, no stamps or other markings. Shipped Weight: .53 kilos. Good Condition
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Beef Cattle: Breeding, Feeding and Showing
Lucy Newham,
ISBN: 0750689021
Inkata Press, Sydney, 1994. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 148 pages. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Very light bumping to corners. Very slightly cocked. Shipped Weight: .51 kilos. ISBN: 0750689021. ISBN/EAN: 9780750689021. Very Good Condition
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A Thousand Answers to Beekeeping Questions
C. C. Miller,
American Bee Journal, Hamilton, 1919. Third Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. 276 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Light rubbing/wear to boards. Some biostaining to boards. Very small closed tear to cloth only at spine top corner of back cover. Previous owner's signature in ink. Light browning to pages. Top outside corner lightly bumped, very light bumping to other corners. Slightly cocked. Shipped Weight: .49 kilos. Good Condition
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Agribusiness: Financial Management
Wesley Obst; Rob Graham; Wayne Binney; Graham Christie,
ISBN: 1862873178
The Federation Press, Sydney, 1999. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. Size: 24cm x 17cm. 326 pages. Light soiling to outside edges of text block. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Very slightly cocked. Creasing to spine. Shipped Weight: .67 kilos. ISBN: 1862873178. ISBN/EAN: 9781862873179. Good Condition
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A Guide Book on Production Of Pulses in Bangladesh
Noazesh Ahmed,
FAO/UNDP Project, Dhaka, 1984. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 183 pages. Light soiling to outside edges of text block. Rubbing and wear to boards. Tear to bottom of spine. Light bumping to corners. Binding a little tender. Pen marking to title page and rear endpaper. Very light foxing. Some creasing to back cover bottom outside corner. Cocked. Shipped Weight: .32 kilos. Fair Condition
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Pastures for Beef Cattle in South Queensland
Ross Clarke; Bill Mills,
ISBN: 0724267999
Department of Primary Industries, Brisbane, 1998. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . ISSN: 0727-6273. 228 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Shipped Weight: .87 kilos. ISBN: 0724267999. ISBN/EAN: 9780724267996. Very Good Condition
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Sheep Management and Wool Technology
J. B. D’Arcy,
ISBN: 0868401064
New South Wales University Press, Sydney, 1986. Second Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Second Edition. Reprinted with minor revisions. Size: 25cm x 18cm. 342 pages. Book is in Very Good condition, by which we mean it has light marks of age and/or wear from light handling, but is still a desirable copy. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Previous owner's signature in ink. Shipped Weight: .81 kilos. ISBN: 0868401064. ISBN/EAN: 9780868401065. Very Good Condition
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Handbook of Australian Livestock
R. G. Jones,
ISBN: 0642871949
Australian Meat and Livestock Corporation, Sydney, 1984. Revised Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Revised Edition. 113 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Slight discolouration to spine. Shipped Weight: .38 kilos. ISBN: 0642871949. ISBN/EAN: 9780642871947. Very Good Condition
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Natural Farming Australia: A new era in commercial farming
Graeme Jennings; Tim Marshall; Julie Woodward; Mark Gallagher; Bernie Reppel; Harold Willis,
ISBN: 0646243519
Acres Australia, Brisbane, 1995. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. Size: 27cm x 19cm. Unpaginated. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Light foxing and soiling to outside edges of text block. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Creasing to covers. Foxing and soiling to covers. Light browning to page extremities. Slightly cocked. Slight discolouration to spine. Shipped Weight: 0.38 kilos. ISBN: 0646243519. ISBN/EAN: 9780646243511. Good Condition
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Florida Fruit
Lewis S. Maxwell; Betty M. Maxwell,
Lewis S. Maxwell, Tampa, 1979. Revised Edition
 Softcover (Side-stapled) Softcover (Side-stapled). /. Revised Edition. 119 pages. Heavy soiling to cover. Biopredation to cover edges. Soiling/markings/foxing to covers, edges, and occasisionally throughout. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Light creasing to covers. Previous owner's ink stamp throughout. Shipped Weight: .18 kilos. 
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Old Ways on the farm
Pat Abbott,
ISBN: 0724259295
Department of Primary Industries, Brisbane, 1995. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. 129 pages. Light soiling/markings/foxing to covers, edges, and occasionally throughout. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Outside corners lightly bumped. Shipped Weight: .23 kilos. ISBN: 0724259295. ISBN/EAN: 9780724259298. Very Good Condition
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The Top Paddock
Nigel Austin; Ariane Prevost Garnett,
ISBN: 073162064X
Collinsville Stud, Wayville, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Very Good Condition in Very Good Minus Dust Jacket. 224 pages. Light soiling/marks/foxing to outside edges, endpapers, occasionally throughout. Very light rubbing to board edges. Discolouration to spine of jacket. Light shelf wear to jacket. Light creasing to top edge, and very light to bottom edge of jacket. Shipped Weight: 1.48 kilos. ISBN: 073162064X. ISBN/EAN: 9780731620647. Very Good Condition
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Farming Cuba: Urban Agriculture from the Ground Up
Carey Clouse,
ISBN: 1616892005
Princeton Architectural Press, New York, 2014. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Size: 23cm x 18cm. 191 pages. Very light soiling to outside edges of text block. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Very small crease to bottom outside back corner. Very slightly cocked. Shipped Weight: .52 kilos. ISBN: 1616892005. ISBN/EAN: 9781616892005. Very Good Condition
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Skills of the Australian Bushman
Ron Edwards,
ISBN: 0727011189
Rigby, Adelaide, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: 28cm x 22cm. 166 pages. Very light foxing. Light rubbing/wear to board edges. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Previous owner's signature in ink. Shipped Weight: .77 kilos. ISBN: 0727011189. ISBN/EAN: 9780727011183. Very Good Condition
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THE WEEKLY TIMES FARMERS’ HANDBOOK : A Comprehensive Selection of Constructive and Practical Information Which Has Appeared in the Pages of the Weekly Times.
Crawford, Frank
The Herald Weekly Times Melbourne N.D. 5th Edition revised
  No date stated, circa 1950's, illustrated, original maroon cloth covered boards, dustjacket has minor damage due to tear on front panel, now protected in loose fitting clear cover, pages browned, a very good copy. ; 260 x 200mm; 216 pages Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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Great Flying Doctor Stories
Marsh, Bill "Swampy"
ISBN: 073330835X
ABC Books, Australia, 1999. Reprint
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good/. Reprint. 212 pages. Moderate spine lean. A wonderful collection of yarns about the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Author Bill 'Swampy' Marsh brings us the voices of Australians from all walks life and their stories of the saviours of the air.These tales are by turn frightening, hilarious, wonderful, tragic and poignant and through them we come to understand why the Royal Flying Doctor Service stands as a unique Australian cultural icon. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australiana; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 073330835X. ISBN/EAN: 9780733308352. Inventory No: 12030075. Very Good
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Bio Dynamic Agriculture Introductory Lectures Vol 1
Podolinsky, Alex
ISBN: 0959045228
Gavemer Publishing, Australia, 1985. First Edition
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Good/. First Edition. 190 pages. Covers have moderate creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0959045228. ISBN/EAN: 9780959045222. Inventory No: 16060049. Good
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Goat Herd Book of Australia Vol. 29
Author Not Stated,
Goat Breeders' Society of Australia,  1981. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . Covers have slight soiling. Spine has mild fading. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name blacked-out. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 16110053. Good
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Go Country : A Troubleshooter’s Guide To Successful Country Living
Mundie, Edward
ISBN: 1875657177
Hyland House, Melbourne, 1994. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . 231 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Tanned pages. Gift inscription in ink. Minor edgewear and creasing to covers. Nuts-and-bolts book designed to make country living trouble-free. An inspirational guide. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 1875657177. ISBN/EAN: 9781875657179. Inventory No: 12092142. Good
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Handbook for Woolgrowers
Moule, Dr G. R. (edited)
Australian Wool Board, Melbourne, 1972. Fifth Edition
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Very Good/. Fifth Edition. 229 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. Covers have light creasing. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 2. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 15060292. Very Good
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The Business of Farming : A Guide to Making Money on and Off the Land
Smith, Eric
ISBN: 0733301622
ABC Books, Australia, 1991. Revised Edition
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Good/. Revised Edition. 158 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0733301622. ISBN/EAN: 9780733301629. Inventory No: 15060295. Good
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The Business of Farming : A Guide to Making Money on and Off the Land
Smith, Eric
ISBN: 0642531161
Australian Government Publishing Service, Australia, 1988. First Edition
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Very Good/. First Edition. 158 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0642531161. ISBN/EAN: 9780642531162. Inventory No: 15060296. Very Good
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Focus on Farm Trees : The Decline of Trees in the Rural Landscape
Oates, N. M. & Greig, P. J. & Hill, D. G. & Langley, P. A. & Reid, A. J. (Editors)
ISBN: 095939110X
Capitol Press, Box Hill, Australia, 1980. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. First Edition. 149 pages. Covers have light creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Proceedings of a National Conference, University of Melbourne, 23-26 November, 1980 Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 095939110X. ISBN/EAN: 9780959391107. Inventory No: 15060298. Good
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Australian Farm Management
Robertson, D. S.
ISBN: 0855664819
Murray, Australia, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. 319 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0855664819. ISBN/EAN: 9780855664817. Inventory No: 15110048. Very Good
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Cassell’s Farmers’ Handy-Book
Author Not Stated,
Cassell, Melbourne, 1893. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . 200 pages. Foxing on preliminary pages, otherwise scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of boards have moderate edgewear and corners are moderately bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned. Part 1: Soils ; Part 2: Rotations of Crops ; Part 3: Dairy Management, Making of Pastures, Cattle, Sheep, Pigs, Horses, etc. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 15040398. Good
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Where Man Belongs
Massingham, H. J.
Collins, London, 1946. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good Condition. First Edition. 256 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has light creasing and slight foxing. Edges of dust jacket have moderate chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is unclipped. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned and lightly creased. The Author "sets out to show how such giants of literature as Shakespeare and Jane Austen drew inspiration from the rural craftsman". Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Farming & Rural Life. Inventory No: 15040217. Good
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Practical Prickle Farming : Hard-Won Advice to Small Area Farmers
Hayes, Mike + Janet
ISBN: 0642527199
ABC Enterprises, Australia, 1986. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. First Edition. 192 pages. Covers have heavy creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly creased. Some soiling on first page. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0642527199. ISBN/EAN: 9780642527196. Inventory No: 15040128. Good
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Farming - Teach Yourself Books
Fishwick, V. C.
English Universities Press, Great Britain, 1959. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. 272 pages. Various degrees of fading to spine and covers. Foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 13070617. Good
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Practical Milk Production
Morris, David W.
ISBN: 0852360584
Farming Press Limited, Great Britain, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. First Edition. 162 pages. Dust jacket has chunk missing from top edge and other chipping and wear to edges. Dust Jacket price-clipped. No inscriptions. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0852360584. ISBN/EAN: 9780852360583. Inventory No: 12050146. Near Fine
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Keeping a Cow
Spreckley, Val
ISBN: 0715376551
David & Charles, Great Britain, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 120 pages. No inscriptions. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0715376551. ISBN/EAN: 9780715376553. Inventory No: 12050147. Near Fine
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Goat Herd Book of Australia Vol. 27
Author Not Stated,
Goat Breeders' Society of Australia,  1979. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . Covers have slight soiling. Spine has mild fading. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name blacked-out. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 16110054. Good
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Goat Herd Book of Australia Vol. 33
Author Not Stated,
Dairy Goat Society of Australia,  1985. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine has slight fading. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name blacked-out. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 16110055. Very Good
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Goat Herd Book of Australia Vol. 34
Author Not Stated,
Dairy Goat Society of Australia,  1986. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine has slight fading. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. . Previous owner's name blacked-out. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 16110056. Very Good
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Goat Herd Book of Australia Vol. 28
Author Not Stated,
Goat Breeders' Society of Australia,  1980. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . Covers have slight soiling. Spine has slight fading. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name blacked-out. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 16110057. Good
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Great Australian Droving Stories
Marsh, Bill ’Swampy
ISBN: 9780733313356
ABC Books, Australia, 2007. Reprint
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good/. Reprint. 273 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial edgewear and corners are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Before utes, planes and helicopters, mustering and droving were done by a group of men who, on horseback, would move thousands of head of cattle and sheep vast distances in the search for better grazing.It was an isolated and often difficult life, but one frequently filled with adventure and great humour.Bill 'Swampy' Marsh has travelled throughout Australia to make sure the voices and stories of these wry, tough men are not lost forever.In this collection of sixty adventures you will find out about the extraordinary lives on the road of the great Australian drover. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN/EAN: 9780733313356. Inventory No: 13100002. Very Good
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Great Australian Shearing Stories
Marsh, Bill ’Swampy
ISBN: 9780733308949
ABC Books, Australia, 2007. Reprint
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good/. Reprint. 236 pages. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial edgewear and corners are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. In late 1999, Bill 'Swampy' Marsh began to collect shearing stories. This collection brings to life a world of outback stations, larrikins, roustabouts, sagacious dogs and babbling brooks whose blood is worth bottling. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN/EAN: 9780733308949. Inventory No: 13100003. Very Good
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Establishing Your Own Vineyard
Nash, Grenville
ISBN: 0170053059
Thomas Nelson, Australia, 1978. First Edition
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Very Good/. First Edition. 127 pages. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0170053059. ISBN/EAN: 9780170053051. Inventory No: 12010515. Very Good
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Organic Matter and Soils - Discovering Soils Series #7
Author Not Stated,
ISBN: 0643024182
CSIRO, Australia, 1979. 
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good/. . 51 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0643024182. ISBN/EAN: 9780643024182. Inventory No: 15110041. Very Good
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A Handbook for Farm Managers
Pockley, L. A.
ISBN: 1862560366
Bay Books, Australia, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good (ex-library)/. First Edition. 240 pages. Text and spine/cover marked with Library stamps, in all other respects in very good condition throughout. Covers have no creasing. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. wrong Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 1862560366. ISBN/EAN: 9781862560369. Inventory No: 13050018. Good (ex-library)
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Small-Scale Grain Raising
Logsdon, Gene
ISBN: 0878571345
Rodale Press, USA, 1977. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good Condition. First Edition. 305 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has light creasing and superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear and minor chips and/or tears. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0878571345. ISBN/EAN: 9780878571345. Inventory No: 15100212. Very Good
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The Farm : The Story Of One Family And The English Countryside
Benson, Richard
ISBN: 0141012943
Penguin, Great Britain, 2006. 
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Very Good/. . 230 pages. Tanned pages. When Richard Benson was growing up he felt like 'the village idiot with O'levels' - glowing school reports aren't much help when you're trying to help a sow give birth, or drive a power harrow in a straight line without getting half the hedgerow stuck in the tines. He left Yorkshire to work as a journalist in London, but returned when his dad called with the news that they were going to have to sell the family farm, and, in so doing, leave the home and livelihood that the Bensons had worked for generations. This is not only a moving personal account, but also one that reflects a profound change in rural life. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Family & Relationships; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0141012943. ISBN/EAN: 9780141012940. Inventory No: 12100012. Very Good
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Stallion Management : A Practical Guide for Stud Owners
Hardman, A. C. Leighton
ISBN: 0720711657
Pelham, London, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine Condition. First Edition. 206 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0720711657. ISBN/EAN: 9780720711653. Inventory No: 16110043. Near Fine
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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Handbook for Dairymen
Coletti, Anthony
Iowa State University Press, USA, 1966. Revised Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. .309. No inscriptions. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 12050145. Near Fine
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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Pastures : The Farmers’ Handbook Series
Whittet, J. N.
Department of Agriculture, New South Wales, No date. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 632 pages. Covers have slight soiling. Edges of boards have superficial edgewear and corners are lightly bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are lightly tanned. Clipped front end page. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 17080120. Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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New Concepts of Cattle Growth
Berg, Roy T. & Butterfield, Rex M.
ISBN: 0424000024
Sydney University Press, Australia, 1978. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Reprint. 240 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Spine has considerable fading. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0424000024. ISBN/EAN: 9780424000022. Inventory No: 17060212. Very Good
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Five Acres and Independence : A Practical Guide to the Selection and Management of the Small Farm
Kains, M. G.
ISBN: 0486209741
Dover Publications, USA, 1973. 
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Fair/. . 397 pages. Covers have heavy creasing. Edges of covers have substantial wear. Spine is uncreased. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Foxing on end pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0486209741. ISBN/EAN: 9780486209746. Inventory No: 17090002. Fair
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
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The Flock Book for British Breeds of Sheep in Australia Vol. 45 : Section 2 (Shortwool Breeds)
Monod, Louis (edited)
Australian Society of Breeders of British Sheep, Melbourne, 1953. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 328 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 17060107. Very Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
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The Flock Book for British Breeds of Sheep in Australia Vol. 47 : Section 2 (Shortwool Breeds)
Woodfull, H. T. C. (edited)
Australian Society of Breeders of British Sheep, Melbourne, 1955. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 370 pages. Corners of boards are moderately bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 17060109. Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
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The Flock Book for British Breeds of Sheep in Australia Vol. 48 : Section 2 (Shortwool Breeds)
Woodfull, H. T. C. (edited)
Australian Society of Breeders of British Sheep, Melbourne, 1956. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 400 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 17060110. Very Good
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The Flock Book for British Breeds of Sheep in Australia Vol. 49 : Section 2 (Shortwool Breeds)
Woodfull, H. T. C. (edited)
Australian Society of Breeders of British Sheep, Melbourne, 1957. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 547 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Localized insect damage on first two preliminary pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 17060111. Good
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The Flock Book for British Breeds of Sheep in Australia Vol. 50 : Section 2 (Shortwool Breeds)
Woodfull, H. T. C. (edited)
Australian Society of Breeders of British Sheep, Melbourne, 1958. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 644 pages. Covers have superficial rubbing/wear. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 17060112. Very Good
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Agricultural Policy in Wealthy Countries
James, P. G.
ISBN: 0207123268
Angus & Robertson, Australia, 1971. First Edition
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Good/. First Edition. 368 pages. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has moderate reading creases. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. . Previous owner's name in ink. Several pages of text contain marks and notes in pencil. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0207123268. ISBN/EAN: 9780207123269. Inventory No: 17030076. Good
Price: 253.00 (AUD)
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A Manual of Australian Agriculture
Imre Molnar,
Heinemann, London, 1966. Second Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Second Edition. Revised and Enlarged. Size: 26cm x 16cm. 867 pages. Book is in Very Good condition, by which we mean it has light marks of age and/or wear from light handling, but is still a desirable copy. Light foxing and browning to pages. Light rubbing/wear to board edges. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Light foxing and dampstaining to jacket. Shipped Weight: 1.27 kilos. Very Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Western Grasses: A Grazier’s Guide to the Grasses of South West Queensland
Roberts and R.G. Silcock, B.R.
ISBN: 0909306281
Darling Downs Institute Press, Australia, 1982. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Gillian Scott. First Edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine faded. Minor marks and wear to book. Ex-private library with stamps. Illustrator: Gillian Scott. ISBN: 0909306281. ISBN/EAN: 9780909306281. Very Good Condition
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
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The Australian Self-Sufficiency Handbook: A survival guide for the 21st century from the makers of Earth Garden magazine
Edited by Keith & Irene Smith & Alan Thomas Gray,
ISBN: 0734301111
Ken Fin Books, Australia, 1999. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine creased. Minor Creasing to covers. ISBN: 0734301111. ISBN/EAN: 9780734301116. Very Good Condition
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Bullo: The Next Generation
Ranacher, Marlee
ISBN: 1740511557
Random House, Australia, 2003. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 1740511557. ISBN/EAN: 9781740511551. Very Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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The Right Way : Veterinary Treatment for Sick Animals
Anonymous,
Biological Institute of Australasia Pty Ltd, Australia, 1952. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Binding tight. Mild Uniform Browning. Dust Jacket quite chipped and worn. Moderate marks and wear to boards. Good Condition
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Farm Book
Poortvliet, Rien
ISBN: 0810908174
Harry N Abrams Inc., USA, 1980. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. ISBN: 0810908174. ISBN/EAN: 9780810908178. Very Good Condition
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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Tropical Mariculture
Edited by Sena S. De Silva,
ISBN: 0122108450
Academic Press, USA, 1998. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. . Light soiling on front/rear endpapers. Minor scratching and edgewear to boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact, but spine slightly cocked. Edges lightly soiled or stained. ISBN: 0122108450. ISBN/EAN: 9780122108457. Very Good Condition
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
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Australian Field Crops 1 : Wheat and Other Temperate Cereals
Edited by Alec Lazenby & E. M Matheson,
ISBN: 0207153906
Angus & Robertson, Australia, 1987. Second Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. Second Edition. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0207153906. ISBN/EAN: 9780207153907. Fine Condition
Price: 29.90 (AUD)
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The English Windmill
Wailes, Rex
Routledge, London, 1967. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, with some light soiling. Edges lightly browned. Minor wear and marks to boards. Now protected in non-adhesive clear wrap. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.90 (AUD)
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Soils for Fine Wines
White, Robert E,
Oxford University Press, USA, 2003. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Fine Condition/Fine. First Edition. Minor dents to rear of jacket. Super fine copy Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Fine Condition
Price: 55.90 (AUD)
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Tomato Culture in Victoria (Bulletin Number 26)
Krone, Basil P. and Harris, W. H,
Department of Agriculture, Victoria, Melbourne, No date. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Reprint. The text is illustrated with both black and white photographs, illustrations and advertisements. Photographic / illustrated front cover with green and red coloured titles. A publication put out in the early (probably) 1950s, as it shows horse-drawn machines for planting of tomato plants, by the Victorian agricultural Department on how to grow tomatoes, pests and how to control same and even on how to harvest and pack tomatoes for market. Creasing of the book corners with scattered foxing to the panels. Light browning to the book panels, textblock edges and pages. fifth Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 68 pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Tomato Growing; Australia; Inventory No: 0118757. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Recipes from a French Herb Garden
Geraldene, Holt,
ISBN: 0773755837
Conran Octopus, London, 1993. reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Linda Burgess -- Photographer. reprint. clean copy with no damage. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white linocut, part page and full-page colour photography. The initial part of the book up the page 24 is a dictionary/glossary of the herbs found in a French garden, and the role for they have played in French cuisine, and the rest of the book are recipes. These are not recipes such as one would see in the restaurant, rather honest simple farmhouse or home cooking presented without any food pornography style of emphasis. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 160 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Linda Burgess -- Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; France; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0773755837. ISBN/EAN: 9780773755833. Inventory No: 0257071. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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Australian parakeets ; their maintenance and breeding in Europe
Groen, Dr H. D.,
Self Published, Haren, Holland, 1965. Third Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: photography [by] S. Duursma. Third Edition. illustrated with colour plates, line drawings, black-and-white photographs & maps. Includes bibliography & addendum, and the section on diseases was written by J. Docters van Leeuwen. the top and bottom edges of the dust jacket are rubbed with short tears, and the top edge of the text block is slightly darkened with age. No other damage to detail. The map of Australia at the rear of the book should not be used by anyone attempting to navigate the coast. Only a few books at the disposal of aviculturists interested in Australian parakeets, and and these are either general books on parrot like birds or if confined to the parrot like birds of Australia, include the various species of cockatoos and lorikeets, birds which are outside the family to which I have to be included under the name Australian parakeets. – page 9 Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 237 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photography [by] S. Duursma. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Animals & Birds; Farming & Rural Life. Inventory No: 0258937. Very Good Condition
Price: 77.00 (AUD)
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The Astonished Earth
Kempe, Humphrey,
William Heinemann, London Melbourne Toronto, 1958. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic & Illustrations. First Edition. acknowledgements, list of illustrations, foreword by Sir R. George Stapleton, bibliography and index. frontispiece, showing flood scene, Lindsay Creek stop the text is illustrated with colour and black and white photographs and black-and-white illustrations. Brown coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. The story of the author's rehabilitation and conservation of an eroded and nutrient poor farm, by means of water conservation, plantings and contour irrigation. Softening and rubbing to the backstrip edges, book edges and rubbing to the lower book edges. Browning to the textblock edges and pages. Previous owners rubber stamp to the top right-hand corner of the free front end paper and original bookseller's sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the front paste-down. Offset tanning to the endpapers. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [8], IX - XXII, [1], 2-144 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic & Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Environment & Ecology. Inventory No: 0115689. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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One of These Days ...’; Springview Remembered
Robinson, Charles,
ISBN: 0646215469
Self published, New South Wales, 1994. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. Signed by Author. two maps (showing where Springwood is in New South Wales) and family tree. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and the occasional black-and-white illustrations. Sepia toned photographic card cover with brown coloured titles to the front panel. The author, who at 76, wrote this book, which is the reminiscences of his family – five generations on the one piece of land in the Young district of New South Wales. Signed by the author on the title page. Size: Mid Sized Paperback. 151, [1] pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Previous bookseller's sticker to the rear panel.. Book is in very good condition with minimal signs of age and wear.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0646215469. ISBN/EAN: 9780646215464. Inventory No: 0115770. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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A Salute to the Humble Yabby.
OLSZEWSKI, Peter,
ISBN: 0207140936
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1980. First Edition
 Soft Cover Soft Cover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 600 g; Original illustrated card cover which has been sun faded, with no other damage to be noted. 150 pp. illustrated with drawings, photographs, and diagrams; numerous recipes and adages. Despite its value as a food source and its place in an important ecological cycle, the Australian freshwater crayfish has been much maligned by English columnists during their brief period of settlement in the Great South Land. In this book, the author examines the myths and legends, the facts and fancies that have been generated by, and about, the humble yabby. Yabba dabber do be Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Cooking; Cooking, Wine & Dining. ISBN: 0207140936. ISBN/EAN: 9780207140938. Inventory No: 0258919. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Cherries
Grubb, Norman H.,
Crosby Lockwood & Son, Ltd., London, 1949. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. foreword by H. V. Taylor, preface by author, list of illustrations, bibliography, general index and index to variety names. The text is illustrated with colour photographs – showing different varieties of cherries and black-and-white photographs. Green coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. A book put out just after the war on the cultivation, varieties and business of growing cherries commercially in Britain. Softening to the backstrip edges with rubbing of the book corners and lower book edges. Sunning with fading spots to the backstrip with browning and foxing to the textblock edges. Age toning of the pages. Some faint foxing to the endpapers. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. [4], V - VIII, [2], 2-186, [XVIII – pages of advertisements for various aspects of cherry farming / transportation / etc.] pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Cherries; Britain/UK; 1940s; Inventory No: 0118359. Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Black Alice
Disch, Thomas M. & Sladek, John T.,
W. H. Allen, London, 1969. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Poor Condition. Illustrator: Dustwapper -- Jenny Williams. First Edition. 240 pp., tatty, torn and chipped dustwrapper. foxing of the book edges, internally very good. "An eleven-year-old child prodigy is kidnapped and drugged, waking to find herself transformed into a Negress", and makes "..bewildering discoveries about herself, her race, and the dark substrata of society." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Dustwapper -- Jenny Williams. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Self-Sufficiency; Fiction -- Fantasy ; Inventory No: 0204810. Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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quality milk; how to produce it
Milk Board of New South Wales,
Milk Board of New South Wales, Sydney, 1941. First Edition
 Stapled Card Stapled Card. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 50 g; 32 pages, in original thickened card binding with two staples on the spine. The binding has faded on all edges. Internally the book is clean. There is a small hole punched in the top left-hand corner of the book, no indication of whether it happened at the time of printing or subsequently. No text is affected. The book has a page of text with the next page being advertisements. No mention is made of the War. "This booklet is supplied to you by the Milk Board of NSW to assist you to produce cleaner and better milk." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 0220983. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
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Journey to Wine in Victoria
Benwell, W. S. Doctor,
ISBN: 0858966174
Pitman Australia, Carlton, Victoria, 1978. Third Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Harry Grebert. Third Edition. 550 grammes; XII, 228 pages, last 2 blank, metrication note, thanks and acknowledgements, preface to the second edition, preface to the third edition, glossary and index. Illustrated endpapers, showing a map of Victoria and the vineyards of Victoria. The text is illustrated with line drawings by Harry Grebert and duotone and photographs. Photographic front cover, showing wine barrels in a cellar with yellow writing on the front panel and spine. The internal pages have been printed with a brown coloured ink. First published in 1964. It is a blend of the history of wine making and growing in Victoria through to modern wines. to confirm condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Harry Grebert. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Wine; Local History -- Victoria; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0858966174. ISBN/EAN: 9780858966178. Inventory No: 0221792. Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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GROWING TREES ON AUSTRALIAN FARMS
Brown, Alan & Norman, Hall,
Commonwealth of Australia, Department of National Development, Forestry and Timber Bureau, Canberra, 1968. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. Full Title :- GROWING TREES ON AUSTRALIAN FARMS; The Use of trees for ornament, shade, shelter and timber production in the coastal and tableland areas of temperate Australia, including planting in streets, roads, parks and reserves; together with a chapter on rural fire control. 1.2 kg; XXVI, 398 pp., with colour frontispiece, Title vignette, 4 colour and 52 full-page black and white plates. Numerous illustrations, maps, plans one of which is foldout, tables one of which is foldout, and Colour endpaper maps, Appendices, bibliographical credits at the end of each chapter, index. Written to provide farmers, local government staff and students with a concise, technically accurate, simply written account of the pleasures and benefits which may be gained from suitable tree plantings together with the information necessary to make the plantings a success. Deals with the use of trees for ornament, shade, shelter and timber production. A major section deals with rural fire control, and firefighter safety. Descriptions are given of 101 exotic and native species. The book itself is in very good order, only the bottom corner of the rear board being slightly bumped. The top edge of the dust jacket is lightly rubbed, and Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Natural History -- Australia; Natural History & Resources. Inventory No: 0222837. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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A Source Book of Tractors and Farm Machinery
Lee, Richard,
ISBN: 0706357744
Ward Lock, London, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 300 g; 128 pages, includes a glossary, a historical section, and followed up with a section on modern tractors and the various attachments and implements to make farming easy. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs. Colour illustrated dust jacket over dark green boards, showing no signs of damage. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Farming; Automobiles & Vehicles. ISBN: 0706357744. ISBN/EAN: 9780706357745. Inventory No: 0224793. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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dairy farming in Australia
Ashton, L. G. – Editor,
Commonwealth Department of commerce and agriculture, Melbourne, 1954. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: photographs & diagrams. Second Edition. a rough copy, rubbing to the edges of the boards, exposing cardboard. internally clean, no damage to report. This is the revised Victorian edition. Revised Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X, 588 pages, includes index.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs & diagrams. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Inventory No: 0264714. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Good Condition
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Farm and Dairy: The Agricultural and Dairy Farms of Melbourne’s West
Vines, Gary,
ISBN: 0947308253
Melbourne's Living Museum of the West Inc. with the assistance of Department of Planning and Development, Victoria, Melbourne, 1993. First Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. Acknowledgements, introduction by author, sources and places to visit and further reading. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography and the occasional illustration. Colour photographic paperback binding with green coloured titles to the back strip. A small handbook published under the auspices of Interpreting the Cultural Landscape (4), and, Work in the West (2), giving that history of agricultural and dairy farming in Melbourne's west in the not too distant past. This book belonged to a tour guide and they have underlined and highlighted some of the text to page 7 – please see photograph. Rubbing of the book edges and panels with remnants of a sticker to be seen to the lower right-hand corner of panel. Large triangular crease to the lower left-hand corner of the rear panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 32 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; History; Australia; Genealogy & Local History. ISBN: 0947308253. ISBN/EAN: 9780947308254. Inventory No: 0126010. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The Best of James Herriot
Herriot, James,
Reader's Digest, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 1982. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. illustrated throughout with 330 illustrations in monotone and 140 illustrations in colour. Indexed. This book was edited and designed by the Reader's Digest Association, with his own selections from his original books with additional material by the editors. There is no damage to describe. First edition of the work in this format and binding, and/or set or series. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 504 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. Inventory No: 0244120. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Basic Hydroponics for Everyone for Australia and New Zealand
Romer, Joe,
ISBN: 094925004X
Shepp Books, Mt Colah, 1985. First Edition
 Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards) Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. illustrated throughout with tables, and line drawings. the author saw hydroponics as a simple, just copy soil which gave the best conditions for plant growth, moisture, good route aeration, a stable route temperature, and a complete balanced nutrient solution that gave optimum plant growth. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 094925004X. ISBN/EAN: 9780949250049. Inventory No: 0247181. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
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The New Vignerons; A Guide to Riverina Wines
Higgins, John,
The Murrumbidgee Irrigator Pty Ltd, Griffith, New South Wales, No Date. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Side-stapled) Softcover (Side-stapled). Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographic. Edition Unstated. introduction. The text is illustrated with a section of 9 pages of black and white photography. Photographic covers with white titles to the front panel and backstrip. Creasing this is the book corners and there crease that runs the full length of the front panel,commensurate with bookbinding -- metal staples. There are a few handling marks at the beginning of the book. This book was based on a weekly column in a rural newspaper (The Murrumbidgee Irrigator ) dealing with local winegrowers and more particularly of the up-and-coming new batch of Vignerons (winemakers)and vineyards. Included are Toorak wines, Wickham Hill wines, San Bernardino wines and Miranda wines. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (3), 4-55, (1) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Wine. Inventory No: 0111615. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Wine in Australia
James, Walter,
Georgian House, Melbourne, 1952. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Douglas Seabrook -- Maps. First Edition. X, 170 pages, includes bibliography and some maps within the text. Illustrated dustjacket. This book is the 1st general survey of Australian wine to be published. It has been written for the public, not for the wine trade. It tells the story behind most the labels which you see on bottles of wine in Australian shops. -- Front fold over blurb the dustjacket is slightly rubbed with short tears either side at the head of the spine, sticky tape marks on both front and rear fold over flaps and end pages, and there is a Christmas greeting "A Guy, Crooked River, to a Guy Maffra, Christmas 1952" on the inside of the front cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Douglas Seabrook -- Maps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Cooking, Wine & Dining. Inventory No: 0243493. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
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cottage Gardening in Australia
Dann, Christine, and Tracey, Rachel,
ISBN: 1863510753
Sally Milner Publishing Pty, Limited, Rozelle, NSW, 1994. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Tony Wyber – photography. First Edition. profusely illustrated with black-and-white photographs of original gardens, some line drawings, and a plethora of colour photographs of both gardens and the plants. there is a chapter specially devoted to roses and there is also an extensive list of recommended nurseries throughout Australia. This is the first Australian edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 152 pages, +8 page index. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Tony Wyber – photography. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 1863510753. ISBN/EAN: 9781863510752. Inventory No: 0243967. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Backyard Self-Sufficiency
French, Jackie,
ISBN: 0947214240
Aird Books Pty.Ltd, Flemington, 1993. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. the author discusses not only self sufficiency in the back yard, but also gleaning, collecting from public lands, over fences etc and preserving, dying and cooking. Size: Trade Paperback. 164 pages. A clean secondhand copy, with no damage to report. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0947214240. ISBN/EAN: 9780947214241. Inventory No: 0244382. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Water into Gold
Hill, Ernestine.,
Robertson and Mullens, Melbourne, 1958. 11th Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: maps & photographs & graphs. 11th Edition. XIV, 294pp., foreword by The Right Hon. R. G. Menzies, author's foreword, acknowledgements, appendix and list of illustrations. Black and white photographic frontispiece and black and white photography illustrates the text. End papers are illustrated by maps, both different, front endpage illustrated by map of the Murray Valley, and back endpage illustrated by a map of Australia. Tan coloured boards with black writing on the spine. Written for the golden jubilee of Mildura and Renmark, Australia's first irrigation colonies founded by the Chaffey brothers in 1887. the dust jacket is chipped and rubbed with tears at spine section top edge. There is no damage to describe for the book other than the previous owner's name at the top of the 1st page and on the half title page Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: maps & photographs & graphs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Local History -- New South Wales; Local History -- Victoria; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. Inventory No: 0254121. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Allan Seale’s Garden doctor – simple answers to garden problems
Seale, Allan,
ISBN: 073010057X
Reed Books, Frenchs Forest, N.S.W., 1986. Reprint
 Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards) Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. at a clean copy with no damage to describe. The book is not about how to grow things, but how to stop insects, and diseases affecting plants and how to feed minerals to correct deficiencies. Size: 29 cm.. 144 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 073010057X. ISBN/EAN: 9780730100577. Inventory No: 0247673. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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The Salt Traders; a History of Salinity in Victoria
Ross, Peter,
ISBN: 0730665097
The Department of the Premier and Cabinet, State of Victoria, East Melbourne, 1995. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. slight rubbing to the lower corners of the cover a small crease at the top left of the rear panel, and very slight loss of colour across the top of the front panel and down the spine. Internally clean, and free of annotation. The author documents a social history of salinity in Victoria and its relationship with other environmental and agricultural problems. He follows the salt route along the Murray River, through the riverine plains, and the Mallee, and into South Australia, and examines the grand irrigation and drainage schemes designed to reclaim farmlands. He explores the views of the responsibilities of farmers, conservationists, governments, economists, rural communities, and neighbouring states in the continuing battle against salinity. – Rear panel blurb Size: Trade Paperback. VIII, 335, [1], ( foldout double page map ) pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0730665097. ISBN/EAN: 9780730665090. Inventory No: 0248308. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 66.00 (AUD)
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The Photographic Encyclopedia of Roses
Harkness, Peter,
ISBN: 0862838606
Colour Library Books, Godalming, 1991. First Edition
 Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards) Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photography. First Edition. the spine section of the hardcover binding has lost most of its colour, there is no other damage to describe. Profusely illustrated, with more than 400 colour photographs, and with complementary text on each of the roses featured, and indexed. The book has a brief history of the Rose, a section on growing roses, and then an A-Z on roses selection. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). 224 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photography. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0862838606. ISBN/EAN: 9780862838607. Inventory No: 0249414. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Over the River
Anderson, Mona,
A. H & A. W. Reed, Wellington – Auckland – Sydney, 1966. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. acknowledgements and list of illustrations. Aqua coloured endpapers with publisher's logo embossed. The text is illustrated with black and white photography. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with Black and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author and her husband to the rear dustwrapper panel. The story of the author's early childhood and how she came to write her most famous book "A River Rules My Life". Softening to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners and lower book edges. Browning to the textblock edges and light age toning of the pages. The dustwrapper has been protected by library plastic. Rubbing along the fold over edges and to the panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [13], 14-207, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; New Zealand; Farming & Rural Life. Inventory No: 0115245. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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The Good Log of Algidus
Anderson, Mona,
A. H & A. W. Reed, Wellington, New Zealand, 1965. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. list of illustrations, list of map. Map illustrated endpapers, both different, front end paper are photographic overview of area described in the book, rear end paper: – showing map of Mount Algidus sheep station in the New Zealand high country. The text is illustrated with black and white photography. Yellow coloured boards with metallic red coloured titles to the backstrip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with white and black colour titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. Black and white photograph of author and husband to the rear fold over panel. The history of the author's home in the high country of New Zealand, Mount Algidus. Softening to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners and lower book edges. Browning to the textblock edges and light age toning of the pages. A previous owner has covered the book in plastic and has used tape to fasten said cover – tape to the rear and front paste-downs. Previous owners details to the title page. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. A little creasing to the dustwrapper edges with a 0.25" tear to the lower left-hand corner of the front panel with associated creasing. Rubbing and some sunning of the dustwrapper panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [9[, 10-199, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; New Zealand; Farming & Rural Life. Inventory No: 0115264. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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The Photographic Encyclopedia of Roses
Harkness, Peter,
ISBN: 0862838606
Colour Library Books, Godalming, 1991. First Edition
 Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards) Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photography. First Edition. Profusely illustrated, with more than 400 colour photographs, and with complementary text on each of the roses featured, and indexed. The book has a brief history of the Rose, a section on growing roses, and then an A-Z on roses selection. the colour illustrated dustjacket which matches the colour illustrated hardcover binding beneath, has a 1 inch tear at the top left of the spine. There is no other damage to report. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). 224 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photography. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0862838606. ISBN/EAN: 9780862838607. Inventory No: 0250314. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Successful Sprouting – fresh nutrition-packed food for your window ledge
Wilson, Frank,
ISBN: 0722504403
Thorsons, London, 1984. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. reprint. not only the techniques for sprouting but some recipes. One page has been dogeared, there is no other damage to describe. Bookseller's sticker on the rear panel Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 64 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0722504403. ISBN/EAN: 9780722504406. Inventory No: 0251302. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 4.00 (AUD)
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The Big Run: The Story of Victoria River Downs Station
Makin, Jock,
ISBN: 1863022287
Weldon Publishing, Sydney, 1976. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. acknowledgements, bibliography, Station managers and index. Map illustrated endpapers – larger map showing Victoria River District, showing "The Big Run", and a smaller map: – of Australia and where the cattle station is in the Northern Territory. Acknowledgements, bibliography, Station managers and index. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photographs. Orange coloured boards with white coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "The Big Run tells the rich and fascinating story of Victoria River Downs Station in the Northern Territory. It is an engrossing and meticulously researched account of a large piece of Australia's pastoral heritage." -- from the front fold over panel blurb. Rubbing to the back strip corners and book corners. A hint of age toning of the text block edges. A little rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. [5], 6 - 192 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Cattle Station; Australia; Genealogy & Local History. ISBN: 1863022287. ISBN/EAN: 9781863022286. Inventory No: 0120184. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Search for the golden fleece. the search for the Peppin Merino
Clune, Frank 1893 - 1971,
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1981. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs. Reprint. the dust jacket has a one-inch tear at the bottom right of the rear panel, with slight crumpling of the bottom of the spine. End page map of central New South Wales front and rear. Illustrated with numerous black-and-white plates reproducing either photographs, or artwork. Surprisingly the book does not offer internally any maps. Second impression. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XIV, 226 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ; Australia; 19th century; Sociology & Culture. Inventory No: 0261059. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Three Lifetimes of Dairying in Victoria
Sillcock, Ken,
ISBN: 0725600845
The Hawthorn Press Melbourne, Melbourne, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by Author. includes further reading list, index. Decorated dustwrapper. . Author reccounts the history of his family dairy business over three generations. very fine foxing to the top edge of the text block, and to the front edge. Traces of foxing to the front and rear fold over flaps of the jacket. 1.5 inch tear at the top of the front fold over (done by the bookseller :-( ) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 182 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Local History -- Victoria; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0725600845. ISBN/EAN: 9780725600846. Inventory No: 0236924. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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On the Sheep’s Back Past, Present - Future?
Anderson, Ronald,
Sun Books, Melbourne, 1966. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. the book covers accurately and succinctly the evolution, place today, and future of wool, and is to timely in view of the period of crisis in which the wool industry in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa is now entering. – Paraphrasing the rear panel Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 272 pages, includes tables, bibliography & index. Illustrated with 20 black-and-white photographs, and slight crack in the binding between the photographs and page 97.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Business, Finance & Marketing. Inventory No: 0254610. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Good Condition
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
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keeping chickens for profit – country books no 1
Thompson, Alan,
Nicholson & Watson, London, 1948. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: photographs & diagrams. First Edition. Price clipped dust jacket chipped at the top and bottom edges. Originally bookseller's sticker on the inside front cover, illustrated with black-and-white plates, diagrams and drawings. Indexed. as old as the book is, the advice it gives is still relevant, because it does not recommend the use of manufactured foods, or the use of chemicals. The book contains an extensive glossary of diseases and recommended treatments, with many of the treatments being kill. poultry, ducks, and the bantams are all considered along with the types of accommodation necessary Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 172 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs & diagrams. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; England; Animals & Birds. Inventory No: 0264740. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Ancient Agricultural Implements (Shire Archaeology Series)
Rees, Sian E.,
ISBN: 0852635354
Shire Publications Ltd, Aylesbury, Bucks., 1981. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. list of illustrations, preface and introduction by author and index. The text is illustrated with both black-and-white photography and line illustrations. Colour photographic paperback binding with black and gold coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. As the title suggests, a look at ancient agricultural implements, specifically from the Romano-British time period. A little creasing of the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 72 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; History; Britain/UK; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0852635354. ISBN/EAN: 9780852635353. Inventory No: 0121564. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Pioneers of wool
Ingpen, Robert R,
ISBN: 0851794769
Rigby, Adelaide, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the dustjacket is rubbed at each of the 8 corners, and has a short tear at the bottom left of the front panel. birthday annotation on the 1st page, dustjacket slightly faded on the spine. in addition to the marvellous drawings there are a couple photographs and a flowchart describing the process of moving the wool from the server to the ship for export. Includes a bibliography Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 56 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Sheep--Australia--History; Wool industry--Australia--History; Australia; architecture. ISBN: 0851794769. ISBN/EAN: 9780851794761. Library of Congress No: 77183428. Inventory No: 0262741. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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On the edge: The changing world of Australia’s farmers
Milliken, Robert,
ISBN: 0731801709
Simon & Schuster, Sydney, 1992. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: lorrie graham. First Edition. Examines the impact of soil degradation and rabbit plagues, the collapse of wool and wheat under the impact of international trade wars, and disasters sown by the financial lending frenzy of the 1980s. Together with the revolution in the cattle industry, the development of new forms of agriculture and the rise of the land care movement it provides a picture of hope amidst despair. Includes moving accounts of personal hardship and courage. -- rear panel blurb Clean copy, no damage. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 182 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: lorrie graham. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Farmers--Australia; Farm life--Australia; Farmers--Australia--Economic conditions; Australia; Environment & Ecology. ISBN: 0731801709. ISBN/EAN: 9780731801701. Library of Congress No: 93201751. Inventory No: 0262747. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Agricultural Geography: Volume 1 – Systems, Subsistence and Plantation Agriculture
Laut, Peter,
Nelson, Melbourne, 1970. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Fair Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Reprint. preface by author, list of illustrations, acknowledgements, guide to further reading and references and index. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, maps, tables, illustrations and figures. Illustrated card cover with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured titles to the back strip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear book panel. A small book about what comprises agricultural geography and widely so and why agricultural activities are done in the manner in which they are done so. Creasing to the book corners with a large triangular crease to the front right hand corner. Reading creases to the back strip with browning, light foxing and stains to the text block edges. Age toning of the pages. Tape residue can be seen to the first few pages and last few pages of the book – were a previous owner has covered the book in plastic and the tape has seeped. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 276 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Geography; Science & Technology. Inventory No: 0120394. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Fair Condition
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Complete Handbook of Fruit Growing
Genders, Roy,
ISBN: 0706318544
Ward Lock Ltd, London, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. clean copy, no damage to the dust jacket, original hardcover binding shows no damage, occasional notes in pencil, illustrate both black and white, & colour photographs and also line drawings. Pencil monitor on the 1st page reminds the reader that the book was written United Kingdom conditions, so if one were to use it in Australia, adjustments have to be made for the seasons. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 200 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Fruit-culture; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0706318544. ISBN/EAN: 9780706318548. Inventory No: 0263381. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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The Complete Book of Great Working Dog Stories
Goode, Angela and Hayes, Mike,
ISBN: 0733307108
Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Sydney, 2006. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. foreword by Angela Goode. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Colour photographic paperback binding with black, white, pale green titles to the front panel and back strip. "People of the Bush regard their working dogs as the nation's greatest asset. Uncomplaining, tough, never needing to be fussed over, and hugely loyal, dogs rarely go on strike, don't hit the grog, only occasionally answer back, never asked a pay rise, scarcely take sickie and are always ready with infectious enthusiasm to start the day!" -- from the rear panel blurb. The omnibus of the author's three works: – Great Working Dog Stories, More Great Working Dog Stories & Working Dogs, Stories from All around Australia. Minor creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Age toning of the text block edges. Previous owners' names to the top edge of the free front endpaper. Size: Trade Paperback. 597, [1] pages, will. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Dogs; Australia; ISBN: 0733307108. ISBN/EAN: 9780733307102. Inventory No: 0121253. Very Good Condition
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New Worlds emerging
Hanson, Earl Parker,
Victor Gollancz, London, 1950. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. XX, 385, [3] pages in the original green cloth, slightly faded on the spine section, and with dustwrapper which is darkened on the spine section. The author argues that with science and forward thinking, mankind will survive, and be able to generate more food than he could possibly use. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XX, 385, [3] pages in the original green cloth, slightly faded on the spine section, and with dustwrapper which is darkened on the spine section.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Geology; Science & Technology. Inventory No: 0261373. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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The hop industry in Australia
Pearce, Helen R,
ISBN: 0522840973
Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Victoria, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Previous owner's bookplate on the half title page, and a gift inscription on the first page. This is the first complete study of the hop industry in Australia. It is not simply a history, a description of the picturesque and romantic tradition of a small, family industry, but an examination of the technical and practical problems also. Disease, research, marketing and methods of cultivation are all considered and modern developments in mechanisation and brewing are analysed in depth. – Front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XVI, 263, [1] pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Gardening. ISBN: 0522840973. ISBN/EAN: 9780522840971. Inventory No: 0267525. Very Good Condition
Price: 38.50 (AUD)
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The Riverina: People and Properties
Ronald, Robert B.,
F. W. Cheshire, Melbourne, 1960. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. acknowledgements, foreword by Hugh S. Roberton, introduction by author, list of illustrations, four appendices and index. Map illustrated end pages – Showing a Map of South West Riverina, and the adjacent part of the western division of New South Wales showing the stations in the 'eighties'. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, showing 'One Tree', 1894: an old landmark. The text is illustrated with both black-and-white photographs and illustrations. Green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Illustrated dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. A history of the Riverina area of New South Wales, the pastoral properties of same area. The book is set predominantly between the years 1830-1840 and 1910-1915. Rubbing of the back strip corners and of the book corners. Some marks and rubs to the book panels with a hint of darkening of the back strip. Uniform age toning of the text block edges and pages and original bookseller's sticker to the lower right hand corner of the front paste-down. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and the the top and lower half inch of the back strip is missing – please see photograph. Creasing of the dustwrapper edges and there is a piece missing from the lower edge of the rear panel. Rubbing of the panels with fading of the back strip. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], I - VI, 183, [1] pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Pastoral Properties; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. Inventory No: 0123089. Very Good Condition
Price: 155.00 (AUD)
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successful small farming
Blackie, Malcolm,
ISBN: 0207146330
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1981. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: diagrams. First Edition. clean copy, free of annotation, however does have the rubber stamp of a tafe school twice on the front and once on the rear end pages. the book provides a comprehensive guide to the basics of agriculture, for those long enthusiasm for farming but short in actual experience. The book is written specifically for small farmers in Australia and New Zealand and is organised to provide readers with an overview of the occupation they are starting out on, as well as the techniques and data essential to success. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 176 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: diagrams. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0207146330. ISBN/EAN: 9780207146336. Inventory No: 0262177. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Australian sheep dogs : training and handling including a complete guide to commands
Cavanagh, Rod, 1946- ,
ISBN: 0731689178
Self Published, Whittlesea, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 111 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. Edited by Bev Adams & Kate Arnold and Gwynedd Hunter, illustrations by Margaret Towt, cartoons by Brett Cardwell, no credit given on the colour photographs or diagrams. There is no damage to describe, the book has a with compliments and best wishes and then the author's signature on the 1st page of the book. Simply the book is a practical one on how to train, handle and care for the working sheepdog. It is replete with the wisdom one hears from those who worked with the stock and other animals and care to do their job well. – Paraphrasing the dust jacket blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Dog Training; Australasia; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 0731689178. ISBN/EAN: 9780731689170. Inventory No: 0267777. Very Good Condition
Price: 121.00 (AUD)
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The Horse: A New Edition Re-edited and Revised, with Observations on Breeding Calvalry Horses
Youatt, William, & Cecil,
George Routledge & Sons Ltd., London, No date. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Illustrated. Edition Unstated. appendix, illustrative engravings, and index. Illustrated endpapers, being advertisements for various businesses. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece – showing a racing horse, and the text is illustrated with another seven black-and-white illustrations. Red coloured cloth covered boards with black coloured embossed titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. A book, probably from the late 19th century – no date easily found, on the major form of transport of the era -- the horse. It goes into the various types of horses and their genesis, and, the second author, Cecil, gives his observations on the breeding of cavalry horses. The book showing age and use. Softening, fraying and rubbing to the back strip corners with bumping, rubbing and fraying to the book corners and rubbing of the lower book edges. The underlying board is visible at the corners. There is a small split to the top front spine gutter edge. Sunning of the back strip and rubbing, handling marks and stains to the book panels. Age toning of the text block edges and lighter age toning of the pages. The lower third of the front hinge has cracked – the underlying webbing is visible. The top right hand corner of the last page is missing. Size: Small Hardcover. [3], IV, [1] 2 - 172 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Horses; 19th century; Animals & Birds. Inventory No: 0122900. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Merriang: An Early Victorian Homestead
Knorr, Hilde,
ISBN: 0909837929
Spectrum Publications, Melbourne, 1981. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. Author's note and references. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography, building plans and maps. Photographic paperback binding with white coloured titles to the front panel. The author and her husband brought Merriang Homestead, near Myrtleford, Victoria, in 1978. It was in urgent need of repair and love and attention. This is the author's history of the Homestead, the first documents date from 1848, up to the present time of the book's publication and of her and her husband's (along with local tradesmen) restoration work on this Victorian treasure. Little rubbing of the book edges and panels with age toning of the text block edges and pages. Size: Trade Paperback. 43,[5] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0909837929. ISBN/EAN: 9780909837921. Inventory No: 0125463. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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Muscovy ducks
Morris, R. H. & Cole, H.,
Department of agriculture, Western Australia, 1951. Reprint
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Good Condition/. Reprint. A booklet leaflet number 1057, being 49 pages reprinted from "journal of Department of agriculture of Western Australia," volume XXVIII (second series), number. 3, September, 1951. Spotting of the front and rear covers, and a small triangular piece is missing at the top of the rear panel. Illustrated with 40 black-and-white photographs. The book looks at the economics of duck keeping, the selection of flock and breeding stock, rearing ducklings, marketing the birds, housing the birds, feeding, diseases, and construction of shelters. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Item Type: Ephemera. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 0270459. Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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A guide to organic Gardening in Australia
roads, Michael J.,
ISBN: 0959920749
Mary Fisher Bookshop, Launceston, 1976. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Line drawings. First Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XVI, 87 pages, with a photograph of the author in black and white, and a number of line drawings. Colour illustrated paperback bindings stapled on the spine, faded on the edge of the spine. Otherwise clean and free of annotation.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Line drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0959920749. ISBN/EAN: 9780959920741. Inventory No: 0270464. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
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Great Australian Rabbit Stories
Quealy, Jenny– Editor,
ISBN: 0733328083
Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Sydney, 2010. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Foreword by editor, Introduction: A Five-Generation Story, index of storytellers, glossary, bibliography, acknowledgements and picture credits. The text is illustrated with both black-and-white photographs and illustrations. Colour photographic paperback binding with red, brown and gold coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "Great Australian Rabbit Stories is a marvellous collection of true -like tales that give a remarkable insight into the life on the land as seen through the eyes of those who had been at the frontline of Australia's rentless battle with the rabbit." – from rear panel blurb. The stories are both current and historical. Apart from a little rubbing of the book corners and a hint of age toning of the text block edges. Size: Trade Paperback. [10], 342 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Rabbits; Australia; ISBN: 0733328083. ISBN/EAN: 9780733328084. Inventory No: 0124499. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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the James Herriot collection – if only they could talk – it shouldn’t happen to a vet – let sleeping vets lie – vet in harness – vets might fly – vet in a spin
Herriot, James,
ISBN: 1851522212
Chancellor Press, London, 1982. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the page edges are slightly browned, there is no other damage to describe, matching dust jacket condition. Colour illustrated hardcover boards are of the same illustration as the dust jacket This is the first Omnibus edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 7-830 pages (no pages missing, just the pagination starts oddly). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Animals & Birds; Medicine; Veterinary Medicine; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 1851522212. ISBN/EAN: 9781851522217. Inventory No: 0270788. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
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The Top Paddock
Austin, Nigel,
ISBN: 073162064X
Collinsville Stud Propriety Limited, South Australia, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 224pp., acknowledgements, foreword by John Elliott, bibliography, index and pictorial acknowledgements. Text is illustrated with coloured and black and white photography, and maps. Coloured endpapers. Grey boards with gilt writing on spine. Some very minor shelf wear on bottom edges of book. Photographic dustwrapper showing sheep at sunset, grey background with writing on the front panel and on spine. Dustwrapper is sun faded along the top edge of the front panel. trace of foxing to the top of the rear free end page. This is the story of Collinsville Sheep Stud, founded in 1846 by Henry Collings. In the following 130 years Collinsville has become the greatest Marino stud within Australia, and its sheep command world record prices from breeders from around the world. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Animals & Birds; Horses; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 073162064X. ISBN/EAN: 9780731620647. Inventory No: 0269961. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT WILL WEIGH OVER 1 Kg WITH PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: 88.00 (AUD)
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Pioneers of Victorian Irrigation. A collection of articles on the lives and achievements of the early pioneers of Victorian irrigation, reprinted from Aqua August 1956 to September 1958, by the then Water Commission Research Officer, Mr. J.N.Churchyard
Churchyard, J. N.,
ISBN: 0124109179
Public Relations Section, State Rivers and Water Supply Commission, Melbourne, 1976. First Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/. First Edition. A collection of articles reprinted from "Aqua" August 1956 - Sept. 1958. Includes photographic portraits. No damage to show. Book ISBN misstated 012410917x. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; ISBN: 0124109179. ISBN/EAN: 9780124109179. Inventory No: 0269986. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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A Cat Affair
Tangye, Derek,
ISBN: 0718112873
Michael Joseph, London, 1974. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Jean Tangye. First Edition. Throughout the text there are small black-and-white illustrations drawn by Jean Tangye. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper with black and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The 8th instalment of the Minack Chronicles, the author's home on the Cornish cliffs. This time dealing with the cats that have come through the author and his wife life while living in the cottage. Softening of the back strip edges with rubbing of the book corners. A very slight cock of the spine with age toning of the text block edges and to the pages. Chipping to the top right hand corner of the front panel with a little creasing of dustwrapper edges. Rubbing of the panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], 7 - 174 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Jean Tangye. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Cats; Britain/UK; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0718112873. ISBN/EAN: 9780718112875. Inventory No: 0124143. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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the dairy shorthorn herd book of Australia volume 5
Monod, Louis,
the dairy shorthorn Association of Australia, Melbourne, 1950. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. clean second-hand copy, softening of the head and tail of the spine, no damage otherwise and internally clean. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. CXXVI, 624 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Inventory No: 0271461. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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animal breeding
Hagedoorn, A. L.,
Crosby Lockwood & Son, Ltd., London, 1946. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Diagrams & photographs. Second Edition. darkening of the spine, foxing of the front end page and rear end page, internally clean, free of annotation. Includes a foreword by John Hammond of the Animal Nutrition Institute, Cambridge . The book looks at the role of the geneticist and the difficulties of animal breeding compared with plant breeding and then works into all of the variations of heredity, mutation, selection, section heretics, domestication, adaptation, improving breeds, grating up, lethal factors, uniformity and purity, – – – Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 304 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Diagrams & photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; livestock management; Inventory No: 0271463. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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the dairy shorthorn herd book of Australia volume 6
Monod, Louis,
the dairy shorthorn Association of Australia, Melbourne, 1952. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. clean second-hand copy, no damage to describe apart from offset tanning of front and rear end pages Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XCII, 344 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Inventory No: 0271464. Very Good Condition
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British Agricultural Research: Rothamsted
Russell, Sir E. John,
Longmans Green & Co. for The British Council, London, 1942. First Edition
 Softcover (with flaps) Softcover (with flaps). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographs. First Edition. for a war production book, in very good order, 1/2 inch tear at the top left of the front cover, scattering of foxing to the edges of the text block. No other damage. A volume in the Science in Britain series. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 32 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; England; Science & Technology. Inventory No: 0271466. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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the soil an introduction to the scientific study of the growth of crops
Hall, A. D. Sir & Robinson, G. W. Professor,
John Murray, London, 1945. reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. reprint. the dust jacket is chewed well by silverfish, with short tears, and chipping in addition, to the sunning of the spine. the book itself, aged toning of the page edges, offset tanning and foxing of front and rear end pages, internally clean, and bright. Illustrated with tables, charts, and a number of black-and-white plates. With the author has to had to recast the whole book, and, whilst preserving as much as possible of Sir Daniel Hall's work, given a restatement of the subject as it appears in 1944, this has involved the omission of a considerable amount of old material the insertion of new, but the general character of the work – as originally designed with so much success – has been preserved – front fold over blurb fifth Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XIV, 322 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Natural History & Resources. Inventory No: 0271585. Very Good Condition
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New Zealand and its Sheep
Bowen, Godfrey,
The Author, Wellington, New Zealand, 1977. Reprint
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. Foreword by author. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and maps. Colour photographic paperback binding, showing the author with champion Marino, and on the rear panel a photograph of the champion Rams representing each of the 19 breeds that New Zealand has. A small book on the various breeds of sheep that are bred in New Zealand, and what services they provide – whether wool or meat. Inserted loosely into the book is a postcard replicating the photograph to the rear book panel. A little creasing of the book corners with rubbing of the book panels. Some yellowing of the white of the background. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 33, [3] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Sheep; New Zealand; Inventory No: 0124526. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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Nature in Farming: A Discussion of Scientific Principles in Their Relation to Farm Practice
Paterson, John W.,
Carroll's Ltd., Publishers, Perth, 1935. Fourth Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Fair Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Fourth Edition. Preface by author, preface to the fourth edition, list of illustrations, appendix and index the text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs, illustrations and graphs. 1/4 navy blue coloured cloth covered back strip. 3/4 stiffened card covers with black coloured titles to the front panel. A book that was first published in 1916. In this book the author looks at the correlation of scientific principles and how they relate to farming. This book is showing age and use. Chipping to the back strip edges with heavy rubbing to all edges and panels of the book – please see photograph. Previous owners name to the top edge of the front panel which has become indistinguishable as the ink has led. Browning of the text book edges and age timing of the pages. Heavy foxing to the first few and last few pages of the book with some scattered boxing throughout. The underlying webbing of the book is visible in some portions of the book and previous owners name to the top edge of the verso of the front panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 230 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Inventory No: 0124529. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Fair Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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The Australian Environment: Handbook prepared for the British Commonwealth Specialist Agricultural Conference on Plant and Animal Nutrition in relation to Soil and Climatic Factors held in Australia, August 1949.
Not Stated ,
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, East Melbourne, 1949. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. Edition Unstated. Foreword by I. Clunies Ross, Chairman, Conference Organising Committee. At the beginning of the text there is a two-page coloured map showing orographical features, rail communications, and main place names referred to in text. The text is illustrated with back and white photographs, black and white illustrations and maps, some double page. Green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Conference papers that were given, with illustrations, at the "Specialist Conference in Agriculture Australia -1949". Topics include physical geography of Australia, climates, soils, development of Australian agriculture, water conservation and irrigation, vegetation, pastures, field crops and farm animals in Australia. Inserted loosely into the book is a slip of paper saying "With the Compliments of the Conference Committee Specialist Conference in Agriculture Australia – 1949". The book is showing age and use. Softening and a little fraying of the back strip edges and to the book corners. Heavy sunning to the back strip and to the book edges. The titling of the back strip has become to read. Flecking of the book edges along with noticeable foxing. Bumping along the front edge of the rear panel with uniform tanning and foxing of the text block edges and pages. Foxing to the endpages and previous owners name to the top right hand corner of the free front end page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [13], 14 - 183, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Conference Papers; Environment; Australia; 1940s; Science & Technology. Inventory No: 0124584. Good Condition
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
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A Blockies Missus
Morrison, Daphne,
ISBN: 0959389806
Self published, Melbourne, 1988. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Illustrated. First Edition. Signed by Author. Introduction by author. The text is illustrated with the occasional black-and-white cartoons. Paperback binding with red coloured titles to the front panel. Basically set in 1962, about fruit picking, characters and anecdotes from the Mildura region of Victoria. Signed by the author to the title page. A little creasing of the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Almost complete yellowing of the white coloured paperback binding. Some foxing to the half title page. I'm not sure about the significance, but to the lower edge of the front panel is a sticker saying "Greetings from Old Wentworth Goal''. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 92 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Fruit Picking; Australia; 1960s; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0959389806. ISBN/EAN: 9780959389807. Inventory No: 0123959. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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The Rivers Of Home: Frank Lacy - Kimberley Pioneer
Nixon, Marion 1936 -,
ISBN: 0959550119
Marion Nixon, Perth, 1995. Fifth Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographs and Map. Fifth Edition. Frank Boswood Lacy, born in New Zealand in 1899, came to the Kimberleys in 1923 and worked as a drover; account of Forrest River Mission, Munja Aboriginal Settlement and Mount Elizabeth Station; details of Aboriginal culture and work in cattle industry. No damage. Inscribed by Pat Lacy '01 on the first page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 124 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs and Map. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; Australasia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0959550119. ISBN/EAN: 9780959550115. Inventory No: 0266292. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Sheep management and diseases
Belschner, H. G. (Herman Godfrey), 1895-1976 ,
Angus and Robertson, Sydney, 1950. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photography. First Edition. 3 leaves of plates (one folded), numerous illustrations, some coloured & maps. includes bibliographical references and index. A volume in the Australian agricultural and livestock series Previous owner's details of the top of the first page, slight bumping of the corners of the hardcover binding and darkening of the spine section, no other damage to detail. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. X, 718 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photography. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Animals & Birds. Inventory No: 0271788. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Sisal: Thirty Years’ Sisal Research in Tanzania (Topical Agriculture Series)
Lock, G. W.,
Longmans, London and Harlow, 1969. Reprint
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. List of Plates, Foreword by Consul H. Tanner, preface to the second edition, preface to the first edition and index. At the beginning of the text there is a double page map showing the growing areas of sisal in Tanzania and Kenya. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and tables. Black coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dust wrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. The first edition of this book was published in 1962, and, this edition of 1969, adds to the knowledge that the Sisal Research Station, Mlingano, Tanzania, had garnered in the growing, harvesting and production of this plant used in rope and cordage. Softening and rubbing of the back strip edges, with rubbing of the top four corners and lower book edges. Very light age toning to the text block edges and a few marks are also present. Very light browning of the end pages. Creasing of the strapper edges with a little chipping of the dustwrapper at the corners and lower back strip edges. Rubbing of the dust wrapper. second impression of the First Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [5], VI - XIX, [5], 2 - 365, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Tanzania; Inventory No: 0124819. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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British Agriculture (British Life & Thought)
Easterbrook, Laurence F.,
Published for the British Council by Longmans Green & Co, London New York Toronto, 1943. First Edition
 Softcover (with Flaps) Softcover (with Flaps). Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing threshing and straw bailing. The text is illustrated with another six pages of black-and-white photography. Illustrated paperback binding, with French flaps, with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. A book about the modernisation of British agriculture between World War I and World War II with the aim of becoming self-sustaining in the case of another outbreak of war (which given the publication date was very timely). Chipping of the back strip edges and the spine also shows the results of insect activity – please see photograph. Creasing of the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels with very fine foxing noted. Insect activity results can also be seen to the rear panel. Light tanning of the text block edges and age toning of the pages. Foxing to the first few and last few pages of the book. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 48 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Britain/UK; 1940s; Inventory No: 0124513. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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The Internal Parasites and Parasitic Diseases of Sheep: Their Treatment and Control
Ross, I. Clunies & Gordon, H. McL.,
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1936. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. Preface and introduction by authors, list of illustrations, appendix, glossary of scientific terms, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and black-and-white illustrations and line drawings. Green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Plain text dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The title says it all, the first edition of a seminal work. Softening and rubbing of the back strip edges, with pumping of the book corners. Rubbing to the lower book edges with a few marks of the front panel. Age toning, marks and foxing to the text block edges.. Offset planning and foxing to the endpapers and the foxing continues for the first few and last few pages of the book. Previous owner's rubber stamp to the free front end page, half title page, title page and dedication page. The top right hand corner of the rear free end page has torn roughly – please see photograph – as it appears to have been attached to the rear paste-down, and, when opened it tore. The dustwrapper is not in great shape – please see photograph. Chipping and splits to the dustwrapper corners with a piece missing from the top right hand corner of the back strip. Fading and staining of the back strip and the fading has extended a little too the panels. Remnants of a sticker can be seen to the front panel and previous owner's rubber stamp to the top edge of the front panel. Creasing of the dustwrapper edges along with rubbing, with rubbing of the panels. Foxing can be seen and the remnants of insect damage can be sent to the top edge of the front fold over panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [7], VIII - XX, [1], 2 - 238, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; 1930s; Inventory No: 0124820. Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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The Northern Myth: A Study of the Physical and Economic Limits To Agricultural and Pastoral Development in Tropical Australia
Davidson, B. R.,
Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1965. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Maps and Tables. First Edition. At the beginning of the book is an excerpt from "Capricornia" by Xavier Herbert, 1937, preface by author, acknowledgements, list of abbreviations, to appendices and index. Map illustrated end pages, showing a map of Australia and the topical north of Australia highlighted. The text is illustrated with numerous tables and maps. Green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Plain text dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. As the title would suggest a study of the physical economic limits of agricultural development in northern Australia. The author, a distinguished agricultural scientist and economist of the time known both in Australia and overseas, uses publicly available data of the time, saying that the development of northern Australia was based on flawed research both past and present. Softening and rubbing of the back strip edges with a little rubbing of the top corners and lower book edges. Some marks to the book panels with uniform tanning of the text block edges and age toning of the pages. A previous owner had covered the dustwrapper in plastic, and held the plastic in place with tape – the tape has left residue. Previous owners name to the top right hand corner of the free front end page. Minor chipping of the dustwrapper corners with creasing of the top dustwrapper edge and shipping of the lower back strip edge. A few marks and rubs to the dustwrapper panels with fading of the back strip. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], VII - XVIII, 283, [3] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Maps and Tables. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; 1960s; Inventory No: 0124822. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Goodbye Old Friend - a Sad Farewell to the Working Horse
Butler, Simon,
ISBN: 0857041703
Halsgrove, Wellington, Somerset, 2012. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs . First Edition. Previous owner's neat rubber stamp at the top right-hand corner of the first page. There is no other damage. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white photographs, and the occasional colour photograph, the book looks at the horse on the land, and the coming of mechanisation and also at the great War. The latter part of the book has some tractors. Size: Oblong 8vo - 7¾" - 9¾" tall but wider . please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographs . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Horses; England; 20th century; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 0857041703. ISBN/EAN: 9780857041708. Inventory No: 0272867. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
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River Improvement and Drainage in Australia and New Zealand
Strom, H. G.,
State Rivers and Water Supply Commission, Victoria, Melbourne, 1962. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 380 pp., last two blank, foreword by Minister The Honourable W. J. Mibus, M.L.A., Minister of water supply, introduction by Lewis R. East, chairman, State Rivers and Water Supply Commission, acknowledgements, two appendices, general index and photograph and diagrams index. The text is illustrated with sepia coloured photographs, maps:- many which are folded and can be pulled out, and tables. Green coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. This book is about river management and drainage and how proper management will alleviate severity of flood damage to the outlying areas of major rivers and how legislation and politics may be circumnavigated to help in this cause, in both Australia and New Zealand. The corners are bumped and rubbed and the head and heel the spine are likewise bumped. The spine is sunned. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; History. Inventory No: 0100510. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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What Garden Pest or Disease Is That? Every Garden Problem Solved
McMaugh, Judy,
ISBN: 0701819324
Lansdowne Press, Sydney, 1985. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. pp. 312; over 1000 illustrations, of which at least three-quarters are coloured, appendices (treating of controls & their safe use), bibliography, index; The previous owner had protect of the book with plastic, and did NOT use sticky tape, so it has no damage from that cause, traces of foxing to the rear of the jacket. The book is clean and free of damage. the book is divided into 4 self-contained sections for easy reference. – Planning and maintaining your garden tells you how to establish your plot of land to minimise problems. The A-Z of plant care provides information on the care of flowers, fruits and vegetables, popular houseplants and decorative shrubs and trees; and the pests and diseases section gives comprehensive information on more than 500 common garden pests and diseases and provides practical advice on how to combat them. Each pest and disease is illustrated. – Dustjacket blurb Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0701819324. ISBN/EAN: 9780701819323. Inventory No: 0273088. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
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Land Is What We Make It
Manners, Ernest
Harrap, London, 1954. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. First Edition. 256 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dustwrapper has minor chips & tears to extremities & some minor insect damageholes at spine.. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Britain/UK; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51553. Good Condition
Price: 37.50 (AUD)
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The Other Side of Eden ~ Hunters, Farmers and the Shaping of the World ~ Inuit
Brody, Hugh
ISBN: 0865476101
North Point Press, newy, 2001. First American
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Very Good. First American. 376 pages. Ex-Library book with minimal library markings, covered in clear removable plastic.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Arctic; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0865476101. ISBN/EAN: 9780865476103. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52232. Good Condition (ex-library)
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Beekeeping ~ A Primer on Starting & Keeping a Hive
Devito, Dominique
Sterling Signature, New York, 2010. 
 Softcover Softcover. New Book/. . 224 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Birds; Bees; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN/EAN: 9781402797835. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52606. New Book
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
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Western Australia as it is Today 1906
Leopold Zunini Royal Consul of Italy,
ISBN: 1875560971
University of Western Australia Press, Western Australia, 1997. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition (ex-library)/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. 264 pages. Text and spine marked with Library stamps, but very discreetly, in all other respects in very good condition throughout. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; History. ISBN: 1875560971. ISBN/EAN: 9781875560974. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51763. Very Good Condition (ex-library)
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Organic Gardener’s Companion
Heazlewood, Anne
ISBN: 0730101568
Reed, Sydney, 1989. 2nd reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/. 2nd reprint. 88 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Gardening; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0730101568. ISBN/EAN: 9780730101567. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52574. Very Good Condition
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
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Precious Memories - Photographic History Nambucca Shire
Compiled by David Dunne,
Centenary of Federation Committee , New South Wales, 2001. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/. First Edition. Crease to front card cover - triangle lower right corner. 136 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52999. Very Good Condition
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
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Corryong and the ’Man from Snowy River’ District
Mitchell, The Hon T W
ISBN: 0959627413
Wilkinson Printers, Albury NSW, 1981. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/. First Edition. Library discard. Covered in clear removable plastic. Usual library stamps and inserts. No missing pages. General reading wear. 176 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0959627413. ISBN/EAN: 9780959627411. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53083. Good Condition (ex-library)
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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Breeding and Management of Livestock ~ Cattle ~ Horses ~ Pigs
Lipscomb, A W G
Whitcombe and Tombs Ltd, New Zealand, 1963. Eighth Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Eighth Edition. Some minor rubbing to extremities of the boards. 468 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; New Zealand; 1960s; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51579. Good Condition
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Farm Tractors Features Models from the World’s Leading Manufacrurers Including John Deer, IH, Ford, Case, mercedes-Benz, massey-Ferguson
Michael Williams,
ISBN: 185605635X
Silverdale Books, England, 2002. First
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. First. This is a new hardback with minor shop shelfwear to the dustwrapper. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. 176 pages. Lots of colour illustrations. Some skeleton/cut away illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Automobiles & Vehicles. ISBN: 185605635X. ISBN/EAN: 9781856056359. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000896. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Near Fine Condition
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Frederick Francis Burdett Wittenoom - Pastoral Pioneer & Explorer 1855-1939
Cameron, Catherine
ISBN: 0724480331
Primary Industry Committee of the Western Australian 150th Anniversary Board, Perth, 1979. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. No torn or missing pages. Light wear to extremities of dust wrapper and sun fading to spine. Previous owner's name on minor title page. Light age and reading wear. 168 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Genealogy & Local History. ISBN: 0724480331. ISBN/EAN: 9780724480333. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53625. Very Good Condition
Price: 31.00 (AUD)
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Beef Cattle Breeding and Management
Beattie M.A, W A
The Pastoral Review Pty Ltd, Melbourne, 1962. Revised Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Sun fading and minor wear to cloth covers. 550 pages. Endpapers browned, text block clean. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; 1960s; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52384. Good Condition
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Drip Irrigation - A Grapegrower’s Guide Third Edition
Jeremy Giddings (Editor),
ISBN: 0734713053
NSW Agriculture, New South Wales, 2004. Third Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good+ Condition (ex-library)/. Third Edition. Ex-library book. Usual markings & stamps. Difficult to find publication. 124 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Gardening. ISBN: 0734713053. ISBN/EAN: 9780734713056. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52822. Good+ Condition (ex-library)
Price: 52.50 (AUD)
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Handbook for Woolgrowers
The Australian Wool Bureau,
Australian Wool Bureau,  1954. reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/. reprint. Pages are in a folder and are held in with screws. Edges of folder are rubbed and some of the 'flock/felt' type material has been rubbed off. Residual stick tape marks inside front and back boards (boards are cardboard). 188 pages. No internal inscriptions. No torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Sheep; Australia; 1950s; Animals & Birds. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54165. Good Condition
Price: 18.50 (AUD)
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Raparapa Kularr Martuwarra~ all right, now we go ’longside the river.
Edited by Paul Marshall,
ISBN: 0731633288
Magabala Books, Broome WA, 1988. First Edition
 Softcover with dust jacket Softcover with dust jacket. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Stories from the Fitzroy River drovers. 288 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0731633288. ISBN/EAN: 9780731633289. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52645. Very Good Condition
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
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Design of Shearing Sheds and Sheep Yards
A A Barber and R B Freeman,
ISBN: 0909605351
Inkata Press, Melbourne, 1986. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Covered in clear contact which is causing the endpapers to become stuck down. Body of book and text is very clean and in very good condition. No internal inscriptions or missing pages. 212 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0909605351. ISBN/EAN: 9780909605353. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53819. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 41.00 (AUD)
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Sheep Husbandry
Fraser, Allan
Crosby Lockwood, London, 1949. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Age tanning/foxing to early and late pages and to closed edges of pages, also to folds of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper has wear and tear to extremities. General age and reading wear. 298 pages. No internal inscriptions. No torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Sheep; Animals & Birds. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53857. Good Condition
Price: 21.00 (AUD)
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An Elephant Charging My Chookhouse
Reade, Harry
ISBN: 0730102106
Harry Reade, Sydney, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Very Good. First Edition. Covered in clear, removable plastic. Moderate age and reading wear. 208 pages. Text and spine marked with Library stamps, but very discreetly, in all other respects in very good condition throughout. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0730102106. ISBN/EAN: 9780730102106. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53524. Good Condition (ex-library)
Price: 18.50 (AUD)
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Wool - Staple Trades and Industries - Edited by Gordon D Knox - Vol 1
Omerod, Frank
ConConstable and Company Ltd, London, 1918. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. No internal inscriptions. Some light, scattered foxing. Light wear to extremities of boards. One page/photo is detached from binding, but is present. 216 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52930. Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Australian Angora Goat Husbandry
Bode, Alma M. & Brooks, Helen
ISBN: 0959883029
Self published, Australia, 1976. Fourth Edition
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Fair/. Fourth Edition. 193 pages. Covers have light creasing and mild soiling. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0959883029. ISBN/EAN: 9780959883022. Inventory No: 18040409. Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Australian Angora Goat Husbandry
Bode, Alma M. & Brooks, Helen
ISBN: 0959883010
Self published, Australia, 1974. Third Edition
 Medium Trade Paperback Medium Trade Paperback. Fair/. Third Edition. Signed by Author. 196 pages. Covers have moderate creasing and mild soiling. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Page edges are reasonably browned and mildly foxed. Pages are lightly creased. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0959883010. ISBN/EAN: 9780959883015. Inventory No: 18040408. Fair
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
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Land Utilization in Australia
Wadham, S. M. & Wood, G. L.
Melbourne University Press, Australia, 1950. Second Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. 376 pages. Moderate water damage to covers and text. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. No dust jacket with this book. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inventory No: 18040401. Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Shear Sense: A National Survey on Wool Harvesting.
Group, Kondinin; Wilson, Ken (editor, layout); Beggs, Hugh S. (foreword).
ISBN: 0959114580
Kondinin and Districts Farm Improvement Group (Inc.) Perth, Mount Lawley 1988 
  Paperback large quarto, very good condition, plans, black & white text-photos & drawings, few colour illustrations, adverts, bottom corner rear cover & top corner front cover little creased, minor edgewear. 272 pp. A national survey on shearing shed design and operation for anyone using or wanting to build one. This manual sets out the results of the survey and amounts to a practical, easy-to-understand reference book for all woolgrowers. The book is divided into eight sections and at the beginning of each is a detailed contents index. Section One: Lifting the Lid, Section Two: Penning Up, Section Three: Organising the Board, Section Four: Wool away - The Woolroom, Section Five: Woolshed Wisdom, Section Six: The Locks Box, Section Seven: Crutchings, Section Eight: Who to Contact. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29690  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Keeping Chickens: Getting the Best from Your Chickens.
Hobson, Jeremy; Lewis, Celia.
ISBN: 9780715336250
David & Charles Blue Ash, OH 2012 
  Paperback small square quarto, very good condition, colour photos (few full-page), tiny scuff spine ends, small crush top edge rear cover, minor edgewear corners & spine ends. 174 pp. This book discusses the care of chickens. Covers egg-laying to ease of keeping for over 70 different breeds, setting up and maintaining a healthy hen house, keeping the chickens warm - and dry and safe from predators. There is practical advice on hygiene, disease and healthcare. Learn about broody birds and egg incubation, and rear a new generation of chicks to brighten any garden. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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Unlocking the Land: The Saga of Farming in Australia.
Bromby, Robin.
Lothian Publishing Melbourne 1989 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, black & white photos, corner tips covers little scuffed, spine little faded, light toning inside covers, light foxing edges, minor edges. 168 pp. About the history of farming in Australia since settlement. The difficulties faced by the early settlers in a hot, dry and often infertile land are described. Droughts, shearer's strikes, and campaigns to keep the Kanakas in the cane fields are all discussed. An interesting book for anyone wanting to learn about early farming. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Duck Keeping for Beginners.
Putland, Helen.
ISBN: 0864179634
Kangaroo Press Sydney 1998 
  Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, drawings, colour photos, few page corner tips creased (bookmarks), minor edgewear & marking. 46 pp. A quirky little fun but practical book about all aspects of keeping ducks for pleasure, and perhaps a little profit. How to feed, house and breed ducks, how to keep them clean, and how they can coexist with hens and geese. Her infectious love for these waddling creatures is readily apparent. 
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15484  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Life on Forty Acres: A Saga of Australian Rural Life.
Moore, Barry P.
ISBN: 0860960005
E. W. Classey Ltd Faringdon, Oxon 1978 
  Hardback small octavo, no jacket, good plus condition, pictorial cover, black & white drawings (few full-page), endpapers lightly toned & little foxed, pages lightly toned, edges lightly foxed & bumped, two tiny dents top edge, owner's written name. 184 pp. The author is a naturalist who bought his own property in Australia. He has an interest in nature and his environment, and wanted to share the pleasures and frustrations of living and working on his own land, with anyone who would like to learn about Australia's natural environment. The fascinating drawings are by the author. He shows a great understanding of the Australian bush and all that it has to offer. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29509  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Big Mobs: The Story of Australian Cattlemen.
McLaren, Glen.
ISBN: 1863682473
Fremantle Arts Centre Press (FACP) Perth, Fremantle 2000 
  Paperback small wide octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, minimal foxing fore-edge, minimal edgewear. 391 pp. Published in association with the Research Institute for Cultural Heritage, Curtin University, Perth. Provides Australian stockmen the place they so richly deserve in pastoral and Australian history. From the lonely months on a long cattle drive to the boots they wore and the places they lived in, this comprehensive work provides a fascinating insight into a unique way of life. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21922  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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So Shall You Reap: Farming and Crops in Human Affairs.
Solbrig, Otto T.; Solbrig, Dorothy.
ISBN: 1559633093
Island Press Washington, DC 1994 
  Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, black & white drawings, tables, printed on recycled acid-free paper, minimal edgewear. 284 pp. This book is about how farming evolved - when and how people learned to irrigate, to fertilize, and to rotate crops. A fascinating book for anyone interested in agricultural history and the environment. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Farming on the Edge: Saving Family Farms in Marin County, California.
Hart, John; Rosen, Joan (photos); Berry, Wendell (foreword).
ISBN: 0520071735
University of California Press Berkeley, CA 1991 
  Paperback quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos, tiny edge tear top spine. 174 pp. A group of four women enlisted the help of author John Hart to weave their agricultural research into this moving tale of subsistence farming in California. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20304  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Wool and Mohair: Producing Better Natural Fibres [Australian Land Series].
Harmsworth, Thomas; Day, Graham.
ISBN: 0909605122
Inkata Press Melbourne 1979 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour photos, figures, tables, edges lightly foxed, reverse side jacket lightly foxed (minor edgewear), spine ends & bottom edge rubbed. 248 pp. Presents practical information on all aspects of wool and mohair production. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25234  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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It’s Not All Bull: Biography of Colin Pearse of Yarragadee, and Family Back to 1830.
Watson, Graham.
ISBN: 0646258893
William Colin Kennedy Pearse Perth 1995 
  Paperback thick trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos, map, few light creases covers & fore-edge, faint foxing edges, minor edgewear. 271 pp. This biography presents a graphic, entertaining, and enlightening account of the many enduring facets and challenges encountered throughout the life of this unique Australian agriculturalist. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26601  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Country’s Finest Hour: Sixty Years of Rural Broadcasting in Australia.
Bailey, Jenny.
ISBN: 0733317359
Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) Sydney 2005 
  Paperback small quarto, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, minimal edgewear. 200 pp. Part history, part reminiscence, this book draws largely on the memories of ABC reporters past and present, many of whom were great characters whose flair and sense of humour equalled their rapport with the audience. There are behind-the-scenes stories about some of Australia's most popular programs - "Blue Hills", "A Big Country", "Australia All Over" - as well as a look at the present state of life in the bush and the future of rural broadcasting. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23107  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Merinos, Mallee Roots and Making Tracks.
Russell, Rob.
ISBN: 9780646474014
R. T. R. Russell Ballarat, VIC 2007 
  Paperback wide trade, as new condition, black & white text-photos. 179 pp. Rob's third book again takes us on his classing run, and relates the humour of the Australian sheepyards, woolsheds, country pubs and homesteads. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14889  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Managing Small Herds of Beef Cattle [Information Series].
Pollard, David; Cavaye, Jim.
ISBN: 0724239251
Department of Primary Industries Queensland Brisbane 1996 
  Paperback trade, card covers, very good plus condition, black & white photos & drawings, tables, figures, corrective bookplate, printed on recycled paper. 113 pp. This book provides practical and easy-to-follow advice about all aspects of small-scale beef production, property planning, selecting a production system, cattle breeds, cattle management, animal health, selling to a market, calculating profits. The book emphasises the need to manage properties in a responsible and sustainable way. It discusses property development and advises on improvements such as roads, fences and yards. Small-scale cattle producers, students, agribusiness people and agricultural advisers will find it useful. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22171  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Mingled Yarn: The Seifert Family and Flaxmilling in New Zealand.
Pollard, Jane.
Jane Pollard Bowral, NSW 2004 
  Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white photos, top corner front cover little creased (& first few pages), autograph (author's written name title page). 159 pp. This is the story of a family who milled flax from Southland to the Waikato in New Zealand. The author is the great-granddaughter of Johann Herrmann Seifert. Using Alfred Seifert's personal letters, diaries, and business correspondence, plus wages books and cutter's tallies from several of his mills, this story traces the flax industry and the men who worked it, through the turbulent years of two Depressions and two world wars, and the mingled fortunes of those times. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25218  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Wokim Gutpela Ne Seri Bilong Kokonas / Make a Good Coconut Nursery [Pidgin language].
Information and Extension Services, Department of.
Government Printer Port Moresby 1965 
  Paperback wide, stapled pamphlet, very good condition, black & white text-photos, pages lightly toned. 16 pp. Has Pidgin and English as parallel texts. 
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13431  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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GM Crops: The Impact and the Potential.
Thomson, Jennifer A.
ISBN: 0643091602
CSIRO Publishing Melbourne, Collingwood 2006 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, figures, tables, minimal edgewear. 158 pp. Examines the issues and concerns surrounding the development of genetically modified (GM) crops and their impacts on the environment. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Natural Gain in the Grazing Lands of Southern Australia.
Smith, David E.
ISBN: 0868405639
University of New South Wales Press (UNSW Press) Sydney 2000 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, tables, pages lightly toned. 225 pp. In the 20th century, some remarkable changes occurred to the grazing lands of Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia. The author observed these changes, and was an active participant as researcher, teacher and farmer. He documents these changes, and in the process challenges many current assumptions about ecological change on the continent over the last 200 years, especially with regard to land degradation. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23507  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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28th Annual Agricultural Show: 1973 Catalogue.
Show Society, Tullow.
Tullow Show Society Tullow, Ireland 1973 
  Paperback, card cover (partly loose), stapled, good condition, many adverts. Unnum pp. Catalogue for this annual show, this year held in Coppenagh, Tullow, Ireland, on Wednesday, 15th August, 1973. Includes many adverts for local businesses. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12732  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Show Guide: Sydney Royal Easter Show 21 March to 5 April 1997.
Show, Royal Easter.
Roughedge / Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Sydney 1997 
  Paperback quarto, stapled (rusted), very good condition, colour text-photos, adverts, tear-out tickets, front cover creased, minor foxing & edgewear. 78 pp. 
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15598  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Showtime! (Photographs and Memories of the Royal Easter Show).
Lindsay, Jake; Hartin, Murray.
ISBN: 0646295632
Portseat Pty Ltd Sydney, Rosebery 1996 
  Paperback small folio, very good plus condition, sepia (brown-tinted) text-photos (some full-page), minimal edgewear. Unnum 128 pp. This photoessay documents the people who ran, participated in, and attended Sydney's famous Royal Agricultural Show in 1996 at Moore Park. (The show later moved to the western suburbs.). 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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The Good Good Pig: The Extraordinary Life of Christopher Hogwood.
Montgomery, Sy.
Hodder & Stoughton London 2006 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), pages faintly toned, minor edgewear, remainder mark. 241 pp. This is a story about a very special pig in New Hampshire. This book celebrates Christopher Hogwood in all his glory, from his infancy to hog heaven in his rural home. 
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25322  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Fifteen Hundred Down the Murranji.
Lunney, Bob.
ISBN: 1863331417
Crawford House Adelaide 1998 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, crease fore-edge front cover, light crease cover near spine, pages lightly toned, minor edgewear. 200 pp. This is a well-told tale of a true-life adventure full of drama, conflict, danger, humour and pathos. He begins his story in 1956, when he was 17 years old, and joined a droving team on one of the last epic long-distance cattle drives in Australia, when road-trains were beginning to make such treks obsolete. The story is drawn from notes scribbled in an old exercise book during the trip. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Jack Howe: The Man and the Legend.
Muir, Barry R.
ISBN: 0958580014
B. & J. Muir / Stop Press Print Blackall, QLD 1998 
  Paperback trade, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos (most full-page), frontispiece, minor edgewear. 111 pp. This is the story of the legendary blade shearer, Jack Howe (1861 - 1920), who lived in Queensland's most turbulent period in history, which includes the formation of Unionism, the labor party, and the big 1891 and 1894 Shearer's Strikes which came close to civil war. Jack Howe set an unbeatable blade-shearing record, became a publican, a grazier, and sold Model T Fords from his Universal Hotel. He and his wife Victoria, brought up eight of their ten children in a very harsh environment. One hundred years on Jack can still be remembered with intrigue and fascination. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29350  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Reminiscences of a Fun’gi: The Story of a Community that Mushroomed [Fungi].
Miller, John.
ISBN: 0646434306
John Miller / Hawkesbury City Council Windsor, NSW 2004 
  Paperback large quarto, very good condition, card covers, black & white text-photos, slight creasing spine, bottom corner front cover creased, few marks bottom corners last few pages, minor edgewear. 257 pp. About the old and new migrant Australian men, women and their children who created a new farming industry with their bare hands in the Hawkesbury Valley and Hills District of New South Wales. Ernest Roy Sanders was the "Pioneer Founder of the Mushroom Industry" when in 1936 he established the first mushroom farm in the area at Oakville. On 26th January, 2004, Hawkesbury City Council, posthumously awarded Roy Sanders, who died in 1986, the Australia Day Commemorative Plaque for establishing an economically and environmentally sustainable agricultural crop to the benefit of the district. Describes the history, development and importance of the mushroom industry in the Hawkesbury from his perspective as a farmer in the Hawkesbury since 1955. This book will be of interest to anyone wanting to understand the future of agriculture in northwestern Sydney. 
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
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Practical Prickle Farming: Hard-Won Advice to Small Area Farmers.
Hayes, Mike; Hayes, Janet.
ISBN: 0642527199
ABC Enterprises Sydney 1986 
  Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, black & white cartoons & text-photos, minor edgewear corners, minimal faint foxing edges, old price marks. 192 pp. Practical advice to small-area farmers. Based on their seven years of experience of running what was once the worst little farm in Australia, as previously reported on the Prickle Farm stories on ABC radio and TV. Not for the hobby farmer or alternative lifestylers. It's aimed at the ordinary bloke and his missus, who'd love to have a place in the country to get a bit of fresh air, give the kids a bit os space, and maybe raise a few chooks. The comical drawings are a delight. 
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25124  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Food for Thought: Towards a Future for Farming.
Herman, Patrick; Kuper, Richard.
ISBN: 0745320775
Pluto Press London 2003 
  Paperback small, very good condition, boxes, minimal edgewear. 156 pp. The French radical farmers union Confederation Paysanne, with its leader Jose Bove, has led the world in demonstrating a socially progressive future for farming. Originally published in French, this book has been expanded and adapted for an English-speaking audience. Rejects the increasing intensification and industrialisation of agriculture. Argues for local food production by small, independent farmers - both for the sake of food quality, and to support the kind of societies we deserve. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23572  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Down Came a Jumbuck: The Indigenous Australian Woolshed.
O’Brien, Tess.
ISBN: 0646221124
The Author / Hunter Valley Printing Muswellbrook, NSW 1994 
  Paperback large quarto, very good plus condition, sepia (brown-coloured) text & text-photos. 79 pp. (No 914 of a limited edition.) An illustrated history of the woolshed in Australia, with a focus on the Merriwa area, New South Wales. Dedicated to Pamela Power, the first and female mayor of Merriwa Shire Council, and who suffered from motor neurone disease (MND). Proceeds from the sale of this book were donated to support MND research. Preface by Judith Durham (MND sufferer), the Duchess of York, and Rosemary Annable (Royal Australian Historical Society). 
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16058  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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The Bushcraft Handbooks (10 volumes).
Graves, Richard H.
Dymock's Book Arcade Sydney 1965 
  Each booklet: Paperback trade, stapled pamphlet, very good plus condition, black & white drawings, minimal edgewear. Each booklet: 32 pp. (Estimated date, 1982.) A scarce complete set of 10 booklets in a series ion bushcraft. 1: Ropes and cords. 2: Huts & thatching. 3: Campcraft. 4: Food and water. 5: Fire making. 6: Knots and lashings. 7: Tracks and lures. 8: Snares and traps. 9: Travel and gear. 10: Time and direction. By former commanding officer, Australian Jungle Survival & Rescue Detachment. 
Price: 170.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16735  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Pig Keeping on a Small Scale.
McFarlane, Annette; McFarlane, Grant.
ISBN: 0864177909
Kangaroo Press Sydney, Kenthurst 1996 
  Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, colour photos centre spread, tables, old price marks. 72 pp. Two pig breeders from Samsonvale, Queensland, detail their own experiences, and the trial and error process that they hope this book will eliminate. They have successfully exported the rare Tamworth pig breed back to England. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13384  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Against the Grain: How Agriculture has Hijacked Civilization.
Manning, Richard.
ISBN: 0865476225
North Point Press / Farrar Straus Giroux (FSG) New York 2005 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good plus dustjacket), dual binding (has superior binding along spine). 232 pp. A fascinating history of agriculture, from the domestication of plants and animals 10,000 years ago to today's corporate megafarms. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20799  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Agroecology in Action: Extending Alternative Agriculture Through Social Networks.
Warner, Keith Douglass.
ISBN: 0262731800
MIT Press Cambridge, MA 2007 
  Paperback octavo, very good plus condition, figures, tables. 273 pp. An American environmental lecturer and friar describes agroecology, a new innovative scientific response to agriculture's growing environmental crises. He offers American case studies of ways in which social networks of growers, scientists, agricultural organizations, and public agencies have developed innovative, ecologically based techniques to reduce reliance on agrochemicals. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12794  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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A Legacy Under Threat? Family Farming in Australia.
Lees, Jim (editor).
ISBN: 1875821368
University of New England Press (UNE Press) Armidale, NSW 1997 
  Paperback small quarto, good plus condition, tables, figures, covers lightly creased, minor insect damage inside front cover, minor edgewear. 259 pp. This book is an important source for those wishing to understand the complex factors that will determine the future of family farming in Australia. It is written for both the general reader and the serious student of the Australian farming scene. SALE PRICE. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Going to the Show? Images and Memories of Sydney’s Royal Easter Show.
Cooke, Anne; Birkl, Joanne (with).
ISBN: 0949753602
Historic Houses Trust of NSW / Royal Agricultural Society (NSW) Sydney 1996 
  Paperback wide octavo (with flaps), very good condition, colour & black & white text-photos. 80 pp. The Royal Easter Show has attracted millions of visitors since its inception in 1823, and held at Sydney Showgrounds Moore Park (until the recent move to Homebush). Covers posters & advertising, historical development, entertainment in the arena, the sideshows, the country comes to town, the woodchop, the district exhibits, arts & crafts exhibitions, industrial & commercial exhibitions, and the past & the future. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3688  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Diary of a Weekend Farmer.
Jolley, Elizabeth; Kotai, Evelyn (paintings).
ISBN: 1863680438
Fremantle Arts Centre Press (FACP) Fremantle 1993 
  Hardback wide trade, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), colour paintings (including frontispiece), small dent bottom edge rear cover, base spine little rubbed, minor edgewear jacket (minor edgewear). 95 pp. This book is a delightful humorous and moving mixture of personal observation and poetry. The book is based upon the authors own record of life on the land. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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A Son of "The Red Centre": Memoirs and Anecdotes of the Life of Road Train Pioneer and Bush Inventor of the Northern Territory of Australia.
Johannsen, Kurt G.; Palmer, Daphne (editor).
ISBN: 0646133047
Kurt G. Johannsen Adelaide, Morphettville 1999 
  Paperback small quarto, very good condition, black & white text-photos, colour photos, map, bottom corner tip front cover little scuffed, minor edgewear. 254 pp. This is the author's fascinating life story, as told by himself. Kurt Gerhart Johannsen is a pioneer, inventor and improviser of the Northern Territory. He was born in 1915 at Deep Well Station, 50 miles south of Alice Springs. The many photos help to bring his story to life. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29172  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Rural Safety Manual: Published Papers Presented at the 1978 Royal Easter Show.
Institute, Safety.
Safety Institute of Australia [Sydney] 1978 
  Hardback octavo, very good condition, compliments slip affixed. 164 pp. Includes papers on child and home safety, machinery accidents, insecticide poisoning, bushfires, animal-derived diseases, and explosions in the grain industry. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12147  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Hobby Farming: The First Steps.
Humphries, Allan (editor).
ISBN: 0642973830
Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) Sydney 1983 
  Paperback wide trade, very good condition, fore-edge front cover & few pages little creased, minor edgewear. 103 pp. Based on the ABC Radio series. There are a lot of good ideas for anyone interested in hobby farming. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25154  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Practically in the Country.
Humphreys, Patrick; Gabriel, Tom; Titcombe, Elleu 171111 (illustrator).
ISBN: 0951397710
Comma International Biological Systems Abergavenny, Gwent 1988 
  Hardback octavo, dustjacket, very good condition, pictorial cover (in very good dustjacket), black & white drawings. 70 pp. Explains eloquently the pluses and minuses of living in rural Britain. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4156  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Storey’s Guide to Raising Ducks: Breeds, Care, Health [Storey’s Guide to Raising Series].
Holderread, Dave; Sears, Elayne (drawings).
Storey Publishing North Adams, MA 2001 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, black & white drawings & text-photos, bottom corner tip title page creased, tiny mark fore-edge, minor edgewear corners. 316 pp. This comprehensive, fully illustrated guide takes you through every step of owning ducks. An essential source for any duck breeder, it provides information on individual breeds, feeding and housing, maximizing egg production, breeding for colour varieties, showing prize-winning ducks, health care and disease prevention. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27143  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Peter Waite 1834 - 1922: The Story of His Life and Times.
Hogg, Gladys.
ISBN: 0959054057
Waite Agricultural Research Institute / University of Adelaide Foundation Adelaide 1991 
  Paperback trade, card covers, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos, creasing last page base near spine. 55 pp. The story of the South Australian pioneer pastoralist and public benefactor. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22248  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Against the Grain: How Agriculture has Hijacked Civilization.
Manning, Richard.
ISBN: 0865477132
North Point Press New York 2005 
  Paperback trade, very good plus condition, minimal edgewear, remainder stripe. 232 pp. A fascinating history of agriculture, from the domestication of plants and animals 10,000 years ago to today's corporate megafarms. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20799A  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Choosing and Keeping Chickens.
Graham, Chris.
ISBN: 9780600614388
Hamlyn / Practical Poultry Magazine London 2006 
  Paperback wide octavo (with flaps), very good condition, colour text-photos, corners covers & few pages little creased, edges lightly rubbed, tiny bump top spine, crease rear cover, minor edgewear. 208 pp. This book has information on over 50 of the most popular breeds. There are chapters on feeding, dealing with common ailments to breeding, and taking care of your chickens. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29020  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Australia’s Pest Animals: New Solutions to Old Problems.
Olsen, Penny.
ISBN: 0864178085
Bureau of Resource Sciences / Kangaroo Press Canberra / Sydney 1998 
  Paperback large quarto, very good condition, maps, tables, colour text-photos, minor edgewear, top corner rear cover little creased, bottom corner tip little scuffed. 160 pp. Examines the problems caused by Australian feral animals and what can be done to stop this happening. Describes sophisticated, scientifically-based techniques and strategies that are humane, cost-effective and are fully consistent with the principles of ecologically sustainable land management. Should help farmers and natural resource managers to successfully reduce damage (diseases) caused by pest animals, and is also a useful reference for policy-makers, teachers and students. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27477  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Starting Right with Bees: A Beginner’s Handbook on Beekeeping.
Editorial Staff, Gleanings in Bee Culture; Rowe, H. G.; Root, John A. (introduction).
A. I. Root Company Medina, OH 1976 
  Paperback trade, good plus condition, black & white text-photos, front cover corner creased, minor edgewear, old price marks. 96 pp. This classic text on beekeeping, here in its 18th edition, was first published in the 1920s. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6789  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Bantams [Pet and Fancy Series].
Easom Smith, H.
Cassell London 1970 
  Paperback small, very good condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, minor edgewear. 128 pp. A practical and illustrated guide written for enthusiasts of all ages. This helpful book has basic facts for the beginner, and informed suggestions for the professional. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20951  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Making Their Own Way: The Dunbabins on Maria Island 1869 - 1876.
Dunbabin, Tom.
ISBN: 9780646542317
Bangor Publications Dunalley, TAS 2010 
  Paperback wide octavo (with flaps), very good plus condition, black & white & sepia (brown-tinted) & colour text-photos. 144 pp. The story of two brothers establishing a farm on remote Maria Island, a former penal settlement, off Tasmania's east coast. The author has long been fascinated by his ancestors and their island home. A local history based mostly on surviving letters that reveal their triumphs and tragedies, loves and losses, in early colonial Tasmania. 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14897  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Integrated Pest Management.
Dent, David (editor).
ISBN: 0412573709
Chapman & Hall London 1995 
  Hardback octavo, no jacket as issued, pictorial cover, very good plus condition, figures, tables, base spine end little creased. 356 pp. A practical guide to the principles and practice of developing an integrated pest management (IPM) program. The term 'pest' in this book is used in its broadest sense and includes insects, pathogens, weeds, nematodes, etc. This will be a useful book for agricultural and plant scientists, entomologists, acarologists and nematologists and all those studying crop protection. 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26945  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Permaculture Pioneers: Stories from the New Frontier.
Dawborn, Kerry (editor); (editor), Caroline Smith.
ISBN: 9780975078624
Melliodora Publishing (Holmgren) Hepburn, VIC 2011 
  Paperback thick trade, very good condition, black & white text-photos & vignettes. 364 pp. Permaculture is one of Australia's great intellectual exports, having helped farmers and gardeners worldwide to design ecologically sustainable production. The stories of 25 key Australians over the last 30 years, from David Holmgren to Josh Byrne - their experiences, insights, struggles and triumphs. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15607  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Tooth and Nail: The Story of the Rabbit in Australia.
Coman, Brian.
ISBN: 9781921656385
Text Publishing Melbourne 2010 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, tables, maps, pages lightly toned, bottom corners covers little creased, minor edgewear. 248 pp. In this revised and updated edition, the author tells the fascinating story of the rabbit plague in Australia and Australia's inventive attempts to thwart it. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26295  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Last Chance Mustang: The Story of One Horse, One Horseman, and One Final Shot at Redemption.
Bornstein, Mitchell.
ISBN: 9781250087478
St Martin's Press New York 2015 
  Paperback octavo, very good condition, colour photos centre spread, bottom corner rear cover creased, minor edgewear. 300 pp. The author has spent 20 years as a horse trainer, and thought that he had met every dangerous horse there is, until he met Samson who hated everyone and everything, and would let everyone know it. After years of abuse at the hands of sadistic owners he had learned that all humans mean pain and fear. Over one year, Mitch and Samson learnt respect for each other, and Mitch experienced firsthand the true mettle and greatness of the wild American mustang (from the Nevada wilds). This is a story of hope, redemption, commitment, friendship, and love, told with great compassion. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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The Bushman’s Handbook: A Practical Guide for Finding Water, Snaring Game, Catching Fish, Camping and General Bushcraft
H. A. Lindsay,
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1951. Second Edition
 Softcover (with flaps) Softcover (with flaps). Good Condition/. Second Edition. Good Plus Condition. Size: 18cm x 12cm. 159 pages. Book is in Good condition, by which we mean it has marks of age and is well worn from handling, but is still intact and good for reading. Very light soiling. Shelf and edge wear to covers. Light creasing to covers. Light soiling to covers. Previous owner's inscription in ink, neat. Previous bookseller sticker. Light browning to pages. Light creasing to spine. Small closed tears to head and tail of spine. Shipped Weight: .14 kilos. Good Condition
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0005920  Bookseller: Logical Unsanity Books & Miscellaneous Phantasmagoria
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Keeping Poultry
Intensive Animals Industries Branch,
ISBN: 0724616632
Department ofPrimary Industry & Fisheries Tasmania, Tasmania, 1994. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. Inscribed by Author. "...Today, 'backyard' egg production is estimated to account for nearly 20% of the total Australian production. This book is intended to further improve & support this popular hobby & ensure that its enjoyment continues to the benefit of fowls & humans alike. The keeping of poultry is subject to a National code of practice for the welfare of animals..." Card Covers. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 114 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0724616632. ISBN/EAN: 9780724616633. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18327. Good Condition
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
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Pasture, Legumes and Grasses
Bank of New South Wales,
Bank of New South Wales, Australia, 1967. 
 Stapled Paper Covers Stapled Paper Covers. Good/. . Some stains on cover. Top and bottom RH corners on front cover creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 009074. Good
Price: 11.22 (AUD)
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Livestock Behaviour : A Practical Guide
Dalton, Clive and Kilgour, Ronald,
ISBN: 0868401692
New South Wales University Press, Australia, 1984. 
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Good/. . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0868401692. ISBN/EAN: 9780868401690. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 009133. Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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Australian Country Mail Boxes
Breitgraf, Hans J.
ISBN: 0851793940
Rigby, Adelaide, 1972. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Some marks to covers Size: 140mm - 180mm. 60 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0851793940. ISBN/EAN: 9780851793948. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14122. Good Condition
Price: 14.52 (AUD)
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The Basics Of Angora Breeding
Walledge, Mavis
ISBN: 0170068943
Nelson, Melbourne, 1987. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. "Angoras are believed to be descended from the wild goats of Asia Minor, & they have been raised since biblical times for their marvellous fleece. This fleece, called 'mohair', has long been coveted for its luxurious softness & lustre." Trade Paperback. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 160 pages. Spine has a reading crease. Covers have some shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; ISBN: 0170068943. ISBN/EAN: 9780170068949. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16391. Good Condition
Price: 11.88 (AUD)
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Days To Remember : Pioneers of the North
Fernie, Walter
ISBN: 0959016414
Mimosa Publishing, Australia, 1984. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. "It is with great interest & admiration that I write in favour of the great men of the past, who, with iron will & fierce determination, won honoured fame in the exploration & development of this, our great country." Size: 180mm - 250mm. 89 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Travel & Places. ISBN: 0959016414. ISBN/EAN: 9780959016413. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16546. Good Condition
Price: 23.76 (AUD)
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Australian Farming Families
Hunt, Deb
Pan Macmillan, Australia, 2015. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. Inscribed by Author. "...Author Deb Hunt sets out to discover what makes Australian farming families tick. She travels tens of thousands of kilometres to properties at either end of the country, from a vast, dusty cattle run in outback Queensland to the wheat belt of Western Australia & dairy and sheep farms in Tasmania. She introduces us to eight families who survive, even thrive, on the land despite fires, floods, personal hardship & uncertain economic times..." Trade Paperback. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 330 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear and bumping to corners. The last couple of pages have some crush damage to the vertical edge which in no way affects the text. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Sociology & Culture. Inscribed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17878. Good Condition
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
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Virus and Related Diseases of Citrus in New South Wales
Fraser, Broadbent, Lilian R. & Patricia
New South Wales Department of Agriculture, Australia, 1979. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Ex- New South Wales Parliamentary Library. There are canceled library stamp's on the FC and over Parliamentary Library stamp on title page. Size: 240mm-310mm. 77 pages. MC Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Botany; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 281. Good Condition
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
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Citrus Culture
Levitt, E. C.
New South Wales Department of Agriculture, Australia, 1963. Third Edition
 Softcover (Side-stapled) Softcover (Side-stapled). Good Condition/. Third Edition. 72 Page stapled card covers. Size: 180mm-240mm. 72 pages. Covers have some moderate shelf wear. MC Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Botany; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 282. Good Condition
Price: 15.84 (AUD)
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Real Dirt: How I beat My Grid-Life Crisis
Woodford, James
Text Publishing, Melbourne, 2008. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. "It took James Woodford a while to realise that the greasy pole of big-city ambition was not for him. To rediscover the environmentalist he'd aspired to be when he was young, & to get his family out of the city. But eventually they made it: to the wildly beautiful south coast of New South Wales & a sustainable, self-sufficient, solar-powered lifestyle on 120 acres. No house? They'd build one. Land grazed down & eroding into the lake? Fix it up with some love & hard work...coax it to yield home-grown vegies...plant orchards, raise chooks...a humungous worm farm...how hard could it be?" Trade Paperback. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 248 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Environment & Ecology. ISBN/EAN: 9781921351792. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18478. Good Condition
Price: 15.84 (AUD)
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A Year of Slow Food
David and Gerda Foster,
ISBN: 1876631465
Duffy and Snellgrove, Potts Point, 2001. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. Edition Unstated. "Twenty five years ago, David & Gerda Foster & their young family moved to Bundanoon, in the fertile Southern Highlands of NSW. They had a yearning to farm. They wanted to eat slow food. Although completely inexperienced, they learned through trial & error how to milk a cow, plant crops, repair their almost derelict house, & grow enough food to feed themselves..." Trade Paperback. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 277 pages. Remnants of old price label on rear cover. Covers have some shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Environment & Ecology. ISBN: 1876631465. ISBN/EAN: 9781876631468. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18276. Good
Price: 17.82 (AUD)
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Viticulture: Volume 1 Resources
Coombe, Dry, B.G. & P.R.
ISBN: 1875130004
Winetitles Adelaide, Australia, 2000. Later Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Later Edition. "This book had its genesis in the mid-1970s with a proposal to the Australian Wine Board by Mr Colin Gramp. A publication committee was appointed & editors & authors were selected to write a comprehensive reference book on Australian viticulture... " Contents: Development & status of Australian Viticulture, The Grapegrowing Regions of Australia, Soils & Australian Viticulture, Climate & Viticulture in Australia,Taxonomy - The Grapevine as a Member of the Plant Kingdom, Grapevine Varieties, Grape Phenology, Grapevine Rootstocks, Grapevine Planting Material, Vineyard Site Selection. Trade Paperback. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 211 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Reference. ISBN: 1875130004. ISBN/EAN: 9781875130009. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18297. Good Condition
Price: 158.40 (AUD)
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Camden Park : Birth of Australia’s Agriculture
Gregory, Denis
ISBN: 0730566943
NSW Agriculture, Australia, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Denis Gregory. First Edition. "John & Elizabeth Macarthur settled 'Camden Park' in 1806 & through their vision & determination, made the most significant contribution to agricultural development in the history of Australia. This art collection & book tell an entertaining story about the Macarthurs as pioneers in wool, dairying, horticulture, cropping & wine production, as well as showing the beautiful characteristics of the 'Camden Park' property. The Camden Park Heritage Art Collection was possible, because so many of the historic buildings & sites on 'Camden Park' remarkably intact...Well known author & journalist Denis Gregory who, like Greg Turner, lives in the central western town of Orange, New South Wales, was invited to write the text to complement the art reproductions....This is a book of fine art. It is also an important historic documentary to show the world that 'Camden Park' was indeed the birthplace of Australia's agriculture." Size: 250mm - 330mm. 93 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Illustrator: Denis Gregory. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; 19th century; History. ISBN: 0730566943. ISBN/EAN: 9780730566946. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18503. Good Condition
Price: 66.00 (AUD)
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Strawberry Culture: Fifth Edition
Mort, C. H.
NSW Department Of Agriculture, New South Wales, 1974. As Stated In The Title
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. As Stated In The Title. "...Strawberries offer quicker returns on capital outlay than any other fruit crop. The work is light & they can provide a congenial way of supplementing the family income on small properties. On small plots, hand cultivation implements, a knapsack spray & some means of irrigation are all that are required. For larger areas, mechanization must be considered...." Stapled Card Covers. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 32 pages. Covers have some shelf-wear, as well as some bumping to corners and extremiies. Covers have a few marks. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Gardening. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18489. Good Condition
Price: 13.20 (AUD)
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The Story Of The Land : The Bible of the Bush turns 100. 1911 - 2011
Graham, Vernon
John Dwyer, Sydney, 2011. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. Edition Unstated. "Writing a book about a newspaper, particularly one about to clock up 100 years, is a bit like producing an edition of The Land itself. It's a battle to dig up as much interesting & relevant information as possible & then writing & presenting those stories in the best way possible & then writing & presenting those stories in the best way possible while also meeting a publishing deadline...The Land has stood the test of time...In more recent times, farmers have had to contend with interference from greenies & other influential & well-heeled voices from the big cities intent on dictating to the rest of us,includingon dictating to the rest of us, including farmers, about how we should live & think...This book aims to prevent an insight into the people who have produced The Land for the past 100 years & a snapshot of the people & issues that filled its pages during the last century." Size: 250mm - 330mm. 268 pages. Dust Jacket has some shelf-wear as well as some bumping to corners and extremities. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; ISBN/EAN: 9780646538556. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18651. Good Condition
Price: 79.20 (AUD)
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The Vine In Australia and Wine-Growing In Australia : 2 Volume Facsimle Set, Limited Edition In Slipcase - No. 152 0f 1000 Copies
Kelly, A. C.
ISBN: 0908197241
David Ell, Sydney, 1980. Facsimile Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Facsimile Edition. "Dr. A C Kelly was a Scottish physician who emigrated to South Australia in 1840. He practised briefly at Port Adelaide & in the first Adelaide hospital * then purchased land near Morphett Vale. For the next 30 years he was among the colony's pioneer wine growers, at his Trinity vineyard &, later, Tintara. Dr. Kelly wrote two books, The Vine in Australia (1861) & Wine Growing in Australia (1867). For many years these were the standard texts in Australia for progressive wine-growers, because Dr. Kelly imported oenological knowledge from Europe, tested it in practice, translated it & made it available to his fellow settlers..." Slipcase is rubbed & the corners are bumped The Vine In Australia ISBN 0908197241 and Wine Growing in Australia ISBN 090819725X Size: 180mm - 250mm. Covers have some shelf-wear, as well as some bumping to corners and extremiies. Books come in their original slipcase. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Agriculture; Australia; Cooking, Wine & Dining. ISBN: 0908197241. ISBN/EAN: 9780908197248. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18617. Good Condition
Price: 66.00 (AUD)
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