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Battling the Land : 200 years of Rural Australia
Linn, Rob,
ISBN: 1864488298
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1999. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 1864488298. ISBN/EAN: 9781864488296. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12429. Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12429  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Mailman of the Birdsville Track : The Story of Tom Kruse
Weidenbach, Kristin,
ISBN: 0733619355
Hodder , Australia, 2005. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 7"- 8" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0733619355. ISBN/EAN: 9780733619359. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27759. Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27759  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Big Brookong: A Saga Of The Growth And Gradual Decline Of The Largest Station in Eastern Riverina 1845-1956
F. A. Prichard,
ISBN: 0646012185
Self published, Lockhart, N.S.W., 1990. 
 Softcover (Side-stapled) Booklet Softcover (Side-stapled) Booklet. Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. 40 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0646012185. ISBN/EAN: 9780646012186. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 36046. Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36046  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Jillaroo: Station Life in the Outback
Cottam, Susan,
ISBN: 0670902543
Penguin, Australia, 1996. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Signed by Author. Size: 9"-10" Tall. Creases in cover. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0670902543. ISBN/EAN: 9780670902545. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15992. Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15992  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Going Bush: A Tree-changer’s Guide to Successful Country Living
Mundie, Edward,
ISBN: 1864471107
Hyland House, Melbourne, 2010. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Ex Library, minimal internal stickers and stamps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 1864471107. ISBN/EAN: 9781864471106. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 33525. Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33525  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Bush Nurses: Inspiring true stories of nursing bravery and ingenuity in rural and remote Australia
Brayley, Annabelle,
Michael Joseph, Australia, 2013. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Medicine & Health; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN/EAN: 9781921901393. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25839. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25839  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Wongwibinda
Wright, Owen,
ISBN: 085834601x
University of New England, Australia, 1985. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 085834601x. ISBN/EAN: 9780858346017. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25452. Very Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25452  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Toward Self-Sufficiency: Country Skills for City Dwellers
Connor, Bill,
ISBN: 0855521023
ANZ Book Company, Sydney, 1980. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Minor wear to jacket edges. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0855521023. ISBN/EAN: 9780855521028. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23588. Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23588  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Into and Out of a Century - Stories of Yiddah
Minogue, Frances ,
Self published, Australia, 2007. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN/EAN: 9780646472171. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20597. Very Good
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20597  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Central Australian Cattle Station Woman
Coppock, Rose Rawlins,
ISBN: 0646139738
Self published, Alice Springs N.T., 1993. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Poetry. ISBN: 0646139738. ISBN/EAN: 9780646139739. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15507. Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15507  Bookseller: Berry Books
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National Beef Review 1990/91
Paterson, Mark (editor),
Farmgate Press, Australia, 1991. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25117. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25117  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Farming of New Zealand - An Illustrated History of New Zealand Agriculture
McLauchlan, Gordon,
ISBN: 0908620004
Australia & New Zealand Book Co, New Zealand, 1981. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . In clear laminate protector Size: Over 12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; History. ISBN: 0908620004. ISBN/EAN: 9780908620005. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24998. Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24998  Bookseller: Berry Books
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From Spinifex to Saltbush: A Journey Through the Stud Sheep Industry
Fysh, Fergus McMaster,
Self published, Grafton NSW, 2007. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Inscribed by Author. Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; Inscribed by Author. ISBN/EAN: 9780646476506. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 24921. Very Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24921  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Sulphur in Australasian Agriculture
McLachlan, K. D.,
ISBN: 0424068508
Sydney University Press, Australia, 1975. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Spine Sunned. Minor wear to jacket edges. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0424068508. ISBN/EAN: 9780424068503. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 33102. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33102  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Riding High
Smith, G. A. W.,
ISBN: 072700509x
Rigby, Australia, 1977. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 072700509x. ISBN/EAN: 9780727005090. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23363. Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23363  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Back On The Wool Track
Grattan, Michelle,
ISBN: 1740511670
Vintage, Australia, 2004. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good /. . Size: 7"- 8" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 1740511670. ISBN/EAN: 9781740511674. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23222. Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23222  Bookseller: Berry Books
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From the Top Rail: Tales of the Territory
Hamill, W. D.,
ISBN: 0959898670
Mimosa Press, Charters Towers QLD, 1983. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Signed by Author. Previous owner's inscription, lavish, in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australiana; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0959898670. ISBN/EAN: 9780959898675. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 23244. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23244  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Squatter’s Castle: The Story of a Pastoral Dynasty. Life and Times of Edward David Stewart Ogilvie 1814-96
Farwell, George,
ISBN: 070180288X
Lansdowne, Sydney, 1973. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 070180288X. ISBN/EAN: 9780701802882. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 32687. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32687  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Romance of the Stockman: The Lore, Legend and Literature of Australia’s Outback Heroes
Hunt, Jo (editor),
ISBN: 0734304447
Claremont, Australia, 2002. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australiana; ISBN: 0734304447. ISBN/EAN: 9780734304445. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22603. Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22603  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Jillaroo: Station Life in the Outback
Cottam, Susan,
ISBN: 0670902543
Penguin, Australia, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Size: 10"-12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0670902543. ISBN/EAN: 9780670902545. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22643. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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You Can’t Make It Rain - The Story of the North Australian Pastoral Company 1877-1991
Margaret Kowald - W. Ross Johnston,
ISBN: 0646095242
Boolarong Publications, Brisbane, 1992. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0646095242. ISBN/EAN: 9780646095240. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 36718. Very Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36718  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Bush Carpenters. Pioneer Homes in New Zealand
Hammond, Janny,
ISBN: 0908565879
John McIndoe, Dunedin, 1979. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. General Rubbing to Edges. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; History. ISBN: 0908565879. ISBN/EAN: 9780908565870. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22917. Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22917  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Gamekeeper At Home: Sketches of Natural History and Rural Life
Jefferies, Richard,
Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1878. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Forest green cloth, decorated in gilt, blind and black Size: 7"-8" Tall. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Nature; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22044. Very Good
Price: 120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22044  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Tocal : The Changing Moods of a Rural Estate
White, Judy,
ISBN: 0959396616
The Seven Press, Scone NSW, 1986. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Previous owner's book-plate . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0959396616. ISBN/EAN: 9780959396614. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22846. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22846  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Fifteen Hundred down the Murranji
Lunney, Bob,
ISBN: 1863331417
Crawford House , Bathurst, 1997. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australiana; ISBN: 1863331417. ISBN/EAN: 9781863331418. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22695. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22695  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Spirit of Rural Australia
Liam Davison,
ISBN: 1864364939
New Holland, Australia, 1999. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 1864364939. ISBN/EAN: 9781864364934. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 36636. Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36636  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Dirt Cheap - The Mud Brick Book
Archer, John and Gerry,
ISBN: 0909325200
Second Back Row Press, Leura NSW, 1983. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0909325200. ISBN/EAN: 9780909325206. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 35151. Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35151  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Women of Spirit: True-life Stories of Inspiring Country Women
Crawford, Anne,
ISBN: 1743317867
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2014. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Biography & Autobiography. ISBN: 1743317867. ISBN/EAN: 9781743317860. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 31225. Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31225  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Farming Of Australia
Bromby, Robin,
ISBN: 0868241741
Doubleday, Sydney, 1986. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0868241741. ISBN/EAN: 9780868241746. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20896. Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20896  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Bring Me My Bow
Seymour, John,
ISBN: 0855000791
Turnstone Books, London, 1977. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0855000791. ISBN/EAN: 9780855000790. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20882. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20882  Bookseller: Berry Books
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On the Coolakin: An Australian Country Childhood
Atkins,Thelma M.,
ISBN: 186368042x
Freemantle Arts Centre Press, Australia, 1993. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 186368042x. ISBN/EAN: 9781863680424. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20869. Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20869  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Big Company: A brief history of "Bundure" Station 1842-1969
Hutchings, B. F.,
ISBN: 1864670290
Charles Sturt University,  1998. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 1864670290. ISBN/EAN: 9781864670295. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20734. Very Good
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20734  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Owning a Part-Time Farm
Smith, Eric,
ISBN: 0730629864
Agmedia, Melbourne, 1993. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0730629864. ISBN/EAN: 9780730629863. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20765. Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20765  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Great Australian Droving Stories
Marsh, Bill,
ABC Books, Sydney, 2008. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australiana; ISBN/EAN: 9780733313356. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19434. Very Good
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19434  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Where Sheep Once Grazed
Maguire, Marie,
ISBN: 0959090614
Self published, Leeton, NSW, 1985. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0959090614. ISBN/EAN: 9780959090611. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 30079. Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 30079  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Pastoral Industries of Australia: Practice and Technology of Sheep, Cattle, Goat and Deer Production
Alexander, G ; Williams, O B,
ISBN: 0424001195
Sydney University Press , Australia, 1986. Revised Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. Revised Edition. Size: 9"-10" Tall. Previous owner's name in ink, crossed out.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0424001195. ISBN/EAN: 9780424001197. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 33281. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 33281  Bookseller: Berry Books
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In Stockmens Footsteps: How a Farm Girl from the Blacksoil Plains Grew up to Champion Australias Outback Heritage
Grieve, Jane,
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2013. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN/EAN: 9781743310991. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 27285. Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 27285  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Funny Farm
Moffat, Jackie,
ISBN: 0553816551
Bantam, London, 2004. 
 Soft Cover Soft Cover. Very Good/. . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0553816551. ISBN/EAN: 9780553816556. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 004472. Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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Tubbo - The Great Peter’s Run
Paul De Serville,
ISBN: 0195543041
Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1982. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0195543041. ISBN/EAN: 9780195543049. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 36503. Very Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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Australian Farming 1788-1965
Wadham, Samuel,
F. W. Cheshire, Australia, 1967. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. . Size: 8"-9" Tall. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 32850. Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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On the Edge: The Changing World of Australia’s Farmers
Milliken, Robert,
ISBN: 0731801709
Simon & Schuster, Australia, 1992. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. Previous owner's inscription in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0731801709. ISBN/EAN: 9780731801701. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 32375. Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
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Heritage Merino
Mccosker, Malcolm,
ISBN: 0958861234
Owen-Edwards, Brisbane, 1988. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. . Size: Over 12" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0958861234. ISBN/EAN: 9780958861236. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 31049. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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The Wheat Industry in Australia.
Callaghan, A. R. & Millington, A. J.,
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1956. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. . A few pages loose and taped back in. Size: 9" Tall. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 30139. Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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The Riverina Story: Water, Wine and Wealth
Gray, Barry,
ISBN: 1877058858
Rosenberg , Sydney, 2009. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 1877058858. ISBN/EAN: 9781877058851. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 30145. Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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Gluepot Remembered: From Sheep Paddock to Conservation Reserve
Gobbett, Don,
ISBN: 1862547297
Wakefield Press, Adelaide, 2006. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 1862547297. ISBN/EAN: 9781862547292. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 30428. Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Out of the West: A Historical Perspective on the Western Division of New South Wales
Condon, Dick,
ISBN: 0958095809
Rangeland Management Action Plan, Australia, 2002. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Size: 10"-12" Tall. 448 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0958095809. ISBN/EAN: 9780958095808. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28193. Very Good
Price: 150.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 28193  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Raparapa Kularr Martuwarra All Right,now We go `side the River,along That Sundown Way - Stories from the Fitzroy River Drovers
Marshall, Paul (edited by),
ISBN: 0731633288
Magabala Books, Broome WA, 1993. Revised Edition
 Softcover with jacket Softcover with jacket. Very Good/Very Good. Revised Edition. Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0731633288. ISBN/EAN: 9780731633289. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 35026. Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 35026  Bookseller: Berry Books
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The Canecutters
Geoff Burrows and Clive Morton,
ISBN: 0522843042
Melbourne University Press, Australia, 1986. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Ex Library, usual stickers and stamps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0522843042. ISBN/EAN: 9780522843040. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 34970. Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
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Nothing But Scrub
Alan Murray,
ISBN: 0646278088
Moranbah Silver Jubilee Committee , Australia, 1996. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australian History; ISBN: 0646278088. ISBN/EAN: 9780646278087. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 32234. Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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Permaculture in the Bush : The Design and Development of a Homestead on the Far South Coast of NSW
David Holmgren
ISBN: 0958958521
Nascimanere Pty Ltd Maleney, Queensland 1992 
 Stapled Soft Cover Usual library marks. 27 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 021962  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Cotton Pickin’ Pioneer - Paul Kahl Autobiography
Paul Kahl,
ISBN: 0646459961
Self published, Australia, 2006. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good/. . Signed by Author. Size: 9"-10" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Farming & Rural Life. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0646459961. ISBN/EAN: 9780646459967. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 36830. Very Good
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
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Australian Yabby Farmer
John Mosig,
ISBN: 0730664481
Agmedia,  1995. 
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. . Size: 9"-10" Tall. Ex Library, usual stickers and stamps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0730664481. ISBN/EAN: 9780730664482. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 36834. Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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The Australian Self Sufficiency Handbook: A survival guide for the 21st century from the makers of Earth Garden magazine
Smith, Keith and Irene and Gray, Alan Thomas
ISBN: 0670904678
Ringwood, Vic; Penguin; 1992   
  338 pages, b/w photos and illusts paperback in good condition, pages tanned, owner's name on first page
Price: 30.80 (AUD)
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Keeping Chickens
Walters, John; Parker, Michael,
ISBN: 9780720708820
Pelham Books, London, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Duodecimo12mo. 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. The dust jacket is price clipped but is in very good condition otherwise.. Dust Jacket price-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book when ordered will be securely packed and promptly dispatched by Great Southern Books. All you want to know about keeping chickens at home. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Britain/UK; 1970s; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 0720708826. ISBN/EAN: 9780720708820. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4489. Very Good Condition
Price: 11.50 (AUD)
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A Small Place in the Country: A Practical Guide To Rural Living In Australia
Mackenzie, Toni,
ISBN: 9780002164085
William Collins Publishers Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1978. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. First Edition. Size: Octavo 8vo (standard book size). 239 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. This book is currently IN STOCK and would be shipped directly from our Australian address.. In a friendly, personal style, the author takes you step-by-step through buying a rural property: what to look for and what to avoid; raising finance; looking after the land; vegetable and fruit growing; basic guidelines for the care of livestock. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0002164086. ISBN/EAN: 9780002164085. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3447. Near Fine Condition
Price: 12.95 (AUD)
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Farmcraft : Hundreds of Hints for Saving Time, Labour and Money on the Farm
no author
ISBN: 0207147507
Cornstalk Publishing  1986 Reprint
 Soft Cover Covers have general wear plus fading to spine. 230 pages. Selected from Handy Andy's column in the Weekly News. Reproduced with minimal alterations from the 1936 edition.   Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Reader’s Digest Back to Basics : A Practical Guide to Old-Fashioned Self Sufficiency
Phillip Rodwell (editor)
ISBN: 0864490283
Reader's Digest (Australia) Pty Ltd Sydney, NSW, Australia 2003 Reprint
 Hard Cover Illustrated boards. 464 pages with colour illustrations. Shows how to combine modern labour saving techniques with traditional skills.   Near Fine/No Jacket
Price: 38.00 (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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Boots and all; An oral history of farming in Victoria
Watson, Catherine,
ISBN: 0909313245
Friends of the Earth, Collingwood, 1984. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographs. First Edition. a small thin paper back showing creases on the rear panel, and browning of the bottom of the last page where exposed to light because of the crease. No other damage, internally clean, and free of annotation.contains the lives and stories of 24 Victorian farmers – settlers, squatters, pioneers, cockies, farmworkers, shearers, rabbiters, fencers, horse breakers, drovers, harvesters – told in their own words. – Of these and many more stories are an account of life outside the cities in the years up to 1950. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 108 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0909313245. ISBN/EAN: 9780909313241. Inventory No: 0269406. 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 valley and the farm.
Edwards, Monica,
ISBN: 0718108396
Michael Joseph, London, 1971. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs. First Edition. The top edge of the dust jacket is slightly rubbed, there is a shadow from a price sticker at the bottom of the front paste down, and very slight offset tanning of the free end pages. No other damage to describe. Following her books about the cats and badges of Punch Bowl Farm, Monica Edwards takes us further into the lives of the people and animals of her farm and its Wild Valley. There are many fine photographs, most of them taken by the author. The pictures of the badges can be truly claimed as sensational. – Front fold over blurb. Oh, and there's one drawing describing the attributes of a cow Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 144 pages. please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; England; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 0718108396. ISBN/EAN: 9780718108397. Inventory No: 0269575. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (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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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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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
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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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chamomile farm – the other way
Williams, Lyle,
ISBN: 0947062084
Hyland House, Melbourne, 1987. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographs & drawings. First Edition. the book is 2nd hand, and has some handling marks to the front edge of the pages, inside is clean and free of damage. Indexed, the book has a final chapter on some interesting herbs. The book is illustrated with line drawings and diagrams, black and white photographs, and 12 pages of colour plates. The picture of the Christmas lilies is most becoming. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 128 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs & drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Gardening. ISBN: 0947062084. ISBN/EAN: 9780947062088. Inventory No: 0252706. Post will be reduced to $7.80 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 14.00 (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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Practical duck keeping under Australian conditions : treats the subject fully from shell to maturity /
Corsellis, C. A. – Editor,
The poultry newspaper, Sydney, No date. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Fair Condition/. Illustrator: Photographs. Reprint. In fragile condition, stapled binding, cover starting to come away and torn, with loss at the lower right-hand corner and loss of the lower right-hand corner of the first page. Page edges slightly browned and spotty, a couple of pages towards the rear have a short tear in the outside margin. Illustrated with many black-and-white photographs and a couple of line drawings. There is no publication date, but according to the National library of Australia, properly published in the early nineteen fifties. There is a reference to the Pekin duck "having left China about 70 years ago or in the early 70's" which would have to be 1870's so the book would have been first printed early 1940s sixth edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 80 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Poultry ; Animals & Birds. Inventory No: 0271782. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Fair Condition
Price: 22.00 (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 stop 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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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
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
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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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 diagnosis of mineral deficiencies in plants by visual symptoms with – a colour atlas and guide
Wallace, T.,
His Majesty's StationEry Office, London, 1951. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. the dust jacket is rubbed across top and bottom edges, short tear top left of the front panel. The end pages are slightly foxed, loosely inserted is a corrigenda. Internally clean and bright, the first half of the book is text and tables, the second half 312 colour photographs showing the effect of various deficiencies upon the same plant type . Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; botany; Natural History & Resources. Inventory No: 0271457. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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the farmers’ handbook – fifth edition
Department of agriculture New South Wales,
Thomas Henry Tennant, government printer, Sydney, 1944. reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/. Illustrator: tables & charts & map. reprint. foxed cloth, front hinge soft, webbing visible on the inside stop rubbing of the book corners, age toning of the page edges, scattered foxing throughout the book, 1 in² chip from the margin of the frontispiece. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, line drawings, and a fold out colour map of crop rainfall of New South Wales in 1929. fifth Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VIII, 1028 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: tables & charts & map. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; agriculture; Inventory No: 0271443. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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The drovers – Stories behind the heroes of our stock routes
McHugh, Evan,
ISBN: 0670072508
Penguin, Camberwell, Vic., 2010. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographs. Reprint. from the high country to the outback, these extraordinary stories tell of the men and women who have travelled Australia behind the mobs of cattle, sheep and horses. These quiet achievers, of every race and creed, forged an Australian legend – rear panel blurb Size: Trade Paperback. [10], 254, [8] pages, includes double page map of Australia, and illustrated with 2 sections of reproductions of photographs and some artworks. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Drovers - Australia - History.; Australia; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0670072508. ISBN/EAN: 9780670072507. Inventory No: 0258248. Very Good Condition
Price: 15.00 (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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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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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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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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Urban Pest Management in Australia
John Gerozisis & Phillip Hadlington,
ISBN: 9780868405322
Univ. of NSW Press, Sydney, 2001. 4th revised edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 4th revised edition. 314 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Environment & Ecology; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0868405329. ISBN/EAN: 9780868405322. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52912. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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THE FARM SHOP
Wakeman, T. J. and McCoy, Vernon Lee
The MacMillan Company New York 1960 First Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations and line drawings throughout, a very good copy without a dustjacket. Heavy book may require extra postage cost. ; 250 x 175mm; x, 597 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: 90.00 (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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Some Insect Pests
Various,
N.S.W. Dept. of Agriculture,  1969. Second Edition
 Softcover (Spiral Bound) Softcover (Spiral Bound). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: E.H. Zeck. 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. Edges slightly foxed. Illustrator: E.H. Zeck. 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: 28072. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (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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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)
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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)
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Jersey Stud Book of Australasia Vol.V 1915
Various,
The Australasian Jersey Herd Society,  1915. First Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed 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. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Animals & Birds. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 7992. Very Good Condition
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
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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)
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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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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)
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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)
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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)
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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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Australian Oat Varieties: Identification of Plants, Panicles and Grains
Fitzsimmons, Roberts & Wrigley, R.W. / G.L. / C.W.
ISBN: 9780643035447
CSIRO, Melbourne, 1983. First Edition
 Softcover (Spiral Bound) Softcover (Spiral Bound). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Quarto. 68 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. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Botany; Science & Technology. ISBN: 0643035443. ISBN/EAN: 9780643035447. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29183. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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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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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
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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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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)
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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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Food for Plants: Discovering Plants No.6
Handreck, Kevin Arthur
ISBN: 9780643021709
CSIRO,  1978. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 34 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; Reference. ISBN: 0643021701. ISBN/EAN: 9780643021709. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28074. Very Good Condition
Price: 24.30 (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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Chateau Tahbilk: Story of a vineyard 1860-1985
Heddle & Doherty, Enid Moodie / Frank
ISBN: 9780850912364
Lothian,  1985. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Signed by person(s) connected with book. Size: Quarto. 89 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, other than spine which is faded by sun exposure. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; History. Signed by person(s) connected with book. ISBN: 0850912369. ISBN/EAN: 9780850912364. Dewey Code: 663/.2/0099454. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB16589. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Growth and the Development of Mutton Qualities in the Sheep: A Survey of the Problems Involved in Meat Production
Hammond & Appleton, John / A.B.
Oliver and Boyd,  1932. 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. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; 1930s; Science & Technology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 26034. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 121.30 (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
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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
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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)
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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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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 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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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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The Analysis of Response in Crop and Livestock Production
Dillon, John L.
Pergamon Press,  1968. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. First softcover 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. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Science & Technology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 22653. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (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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Manual of Rubber Planting (Malaya) 1958
Edgar, A. T.
The Incorporated Society of Planters,  1987. Revised Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised 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 signature in ink. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Botany; Malaysia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21784. 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 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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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)
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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)
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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)
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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)
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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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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)
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Modern Breeds of Livestock
Briggs, Hilton M.
MacMillan, New York, 1958. Revised Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. A guide to modern breeds of cattle, hogs, sheep, goats, and horses. 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. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. 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: 16150. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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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)
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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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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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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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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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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)
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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)
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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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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)
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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)
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Quality Queen Bees Make the Difference
Various,
N.S.W. Department of Agriculture, Sydney, 1970. Third Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third 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: 14880. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (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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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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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)
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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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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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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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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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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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Dairy Farming in Australia
Ashton (ed.), L. G.
Commonwealth Dept. of Commerce and Agriculture,  1950. 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, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. No foxing in this copy. 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: 6397. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (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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The Sheep and Its Skin
Seymour-Jones, Alfred
The Leather Trades Review,  1913. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Some edgewear, corners torn from title page, pages 236 & 238, but not affecting text or plates. In all other respects a solid copy. 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; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 5530. Fair Condition
Price: 378.30 (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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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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Proceedings of the VI International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds
Delfosse (ed.), E. S.
ISBN: 9780660120881
Agriculture Canada,  1985. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. This is the first Canadian edition. Size: Quarto. 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: 2-3 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Biology; Science & Technology. ISBN: 0660120887. ISBN/EAN: 9780660120881. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2063. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good 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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Agricultural Botany
Yeates & Campbell, J. S. & Ella O.
Technical Correspondence School (NZ),  1954. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Signed by Author. Signature of co-author Ella Campbell is tipped into half-title page. Small piece missing from inner front fly-leaf, at bottom. 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 inscription in ink, neat. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Botany; Science & Technology. Signed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2046. Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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The Contented Chook: Practical tips and inspirational ideas for keeping your hens happy
Stackhouse, Jennifer (ed)
ISBN: 9780733330537
Sydney; ABC Books; 2012   
  272 pages, colour photos paperback in very good condition, front cover a little creased
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 82205  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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The Scent of Gum Leaves . . . Early Australian Gardens
McKenzie, Valerie
ISBN: 0959498249
Sydney; Centennial Publications; 1986   
  80 pages, colour and b/w illusts hardcover with laminated boards in very good condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 82414  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Shelterbelts and Windbreaks
Caborn, J.M.
London; Faber; 1965   
  145x225mm 288pp b/w illusts hardcover in good condition, endpapers lightly foxed, dustwrapper worn on edges and where stickers removed on spine and back
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
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Cattle Duffers of the Outback: One Couple’s Struggle in The Devil’s Triangle
Boyle, Frances M.
ISBN: 1876622458
Marleston, South Australia; J.B. Books; 2003 reprinted 2005   
  399 pages paperback in good condition, gift inscription on first page, signed by the author(?)
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 82661  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Cherish the Earth: The Story of Gardening in Australia
Bligh, Beatrice
Sydney; David Ell; 1980 reprint   
  132 pages, b/w illusts paperback in good condition, owner's name overwritten on flyleaf
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 82468  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Forest Management in Australia
McKinnell, F.H.; Hopkins, E.R. and Fox, J.E.D.
ISBN: 0949324361
Sydney; Surrey Beatty; 1991   
  380 pages, b/w photos and maps hardcover in good condition, corner of first page clipped, dustwrapper faded on spine
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 82286  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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The Constant Gardener: A Botanical Bible
Forsyth, Holly Kerr
ISBN: 9780522855401
Melbourne; Miegunyah Press; 2007 reprinted 2008   
  515 pages, colour photos paperback in very good condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 82264  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Saltland Pastures in Australia. A Practical Guide. Second Edition
Barrett-Lennard, E.G.
Perth, WA; Land, Water and Wool Sustainable Grazing on Saline Lands Sub-program; 2003   
  176 pages, colour photos and illusts paperback in very good condition
Price: 38.50 (AUD)
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Training the Working Kelpie
Parsons, A.D. (Tony)
ISBN: 0670902470
Ringwood, Vic; Viking O'Neil/Penguin; 1990   
  324 pages, b/w photos hardcover with laminated boards in good condition, a few faint stains on top edge, edges a little bumped
Price: 192.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 82169  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Fashioning Australia’s Forests
Dargavel, John
Melbourne; Oxford University Press; 1995   
  312 pages, b/w photos paperback in very good condition, business card pasted inside front cover
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
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Growing Orchids: The Hybrid Story
Rentoul, J.N.
ISBN: 0850914426
Melbourne; Lothian; 1991   
  200 pages, colour photos paperback in good condition, cover a little creased
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 80861  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Some Historic Gardens in South Australia
Beames, R.O. and Whitehill, J.A.E.
Adelaide; National Trust of South Australia/Botanic Gardens of Adelaide; 1981   
  105 pages, b/w photos and illusts paperback in good condition, one 1cm tear on top edge of front cover, owner's name on first page
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 81122  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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The History of Irrigation in Australia
Hallows, P. J. and Thompson, D.G.
Mildura, Vic; Australian National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage; n.d. (1995?)   
  128 pages, b/w photos and maps paperback in very good condition
Price: 71.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 81088  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Cattle Australia: The Story, The Icons, The Drives, The Big Runs
Bell, Kathrine
ISBN: 9781877009167
Belrose West, NSW; Murray David Publishing; 2009   
  224 pages, colour and b/w photos and illusts hardcover and dustwrapper in very good condition, corner of front endpaper smudged where price erased
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 80144  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Simple Hydroponics for Australian Gardeners
Sundstrom A.C.
ISBN: 0170065359
elbourne; Nelson; 1985 Third Revised Edition   
  140 pages, colour and b/w photos hardcover with laminated boards in very good condition
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 79372  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Sustainable Food
Mobbs, Michael
ISBN: 9781920705541
Sydney; University of New South Wales Press; 2012   
  248 pages, colour photos paperback in very good condition
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 79187  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Old Land, New Landscapes: A Story of Farmers, Conservation and the Landcare Movement
Williams, Chris
ISBN: 0522851088
Melbourne; Melbourne University Press; 2004   
  208 pages, colour photos paperback in very good condition, pages tanned on edges, publisher's review copy notice pasted to first page
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 78360  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Ostrich Farming
Hastings, Michael Y.
ISBN: 0646056425
n.p.; published by the author; 1993 reprint   
  94 pages, b/w photos and illusts paperback in very good condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 77501  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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The Wool Education Society. Six Booklets dated 1952-54
Smith, Wilfred
London; Department of Education of the International Wool Secretariat; 1952-54   
  10-25pp, each booklet is the text of an academic lecture stapled paperbacks in good condition, a little worn, some covers foxed
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 76223  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Guerrilla Gardening: A Manualfesto
Tracey, David
ISBN: 9780865715837
Gabriola Island, BC, Canada; New Society Publishers; 2007   
  227pp, b/w photos paperback in very good condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 75578  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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By Chance & Intuition: The Story of Mervyn Gadd and The Murray Greys
Gadd, Mervyn
North Melbourne; Hargreen Publishing; 1990   
  375pp, b/w photos hardcover in very good condition, dustwrapper a little creased on edges
Price: 137.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 75282  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Michael McCoy’s Garden
McCoy, Michael
ISBN: 1876314109
Glebe, NSW; Florilegium; 2000   
  160pp, colour and b/w photos hardcover in good condition, a few small spots on front endpaper, dustwrapper a little creased
Price: 38.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 73062  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Successful Organic Gardening
Murray, David R.
ISBN: 0731812670
Sydney; Kangaroo Press; 2006 Second edition   
  176pp, colour photos paperback in very good condition
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 73700  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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A Legacy Under Threat? Family Farming in Australia
Lees, Jim (ed)
ISBN: 1875821368
Armidale, NSW; University of New England Press; 1997   
  259pp paperback in very good condition
Price: 49.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 72658  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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The Eternal Garden
Davies, Caroline
ISBN: 0855721820
Melbourne; Hill of Content; 1989   
  142pp, colour and b/w photos paperback in very good condition, owner's namestamp on first page
Price: 15.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 72758  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Pig Production in Australia
Gardner, J.A.A.; Dunkin, A.C. and Lloyd, L.C. (eds)
ISBN: 0409325252
Sydney; Butterworths; 1990   
  358pp, b/w illusts hardcover with laminated boards in very good condition
Price: 49.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 70277  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Reinventing the Common: Cross-Boundary Farming for a Sustainable Future
Williamson, Sima; Brunckhorst, David and Kelly, Gerard
ISBN: 1862874360
Sydney; Federation Press; 2003   
  183pp paperback in very good condition
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 70319  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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The Floss on the Mill: The Re-awakening of a Watermill
Greenhow, Desna (text) and Falby, Jed (illusts)
ISBN: 0946418209
Salisbury, UK; Hobnob Press; 2004   
  134pp, b/w illusts paperback in good condition, gift inscription from the author and a small stain on first page
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 68549  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Saving the Planet with Pesticides and Plastic: The Environmental Triumph of High-Yield Farming
Avery, Dennis T.
ISBN: 1558130519
Indianapolis; Hudson Institute; 1995 reprint   
  432pp, b/w illusts paperback in very good condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 67283  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Adaptation and Survival in Australian Agriculture
Higgs, Peter J.(ed)
ISBN: 0195547497
Melbourne; Oxford University Press; 1986   
  320pp hardcover and dustwrapper in good condition
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 66478  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Glorious Disarray: The Creation of a Garden
Robinson, Joyce
London; Michael Joseph; 1990   
  197pp, colour photos hardcover and dustwrapper in very good condition
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 66527  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Scoffing the Primroses
Pankhurst, Alex
ISBN: 0951823167
Dedham, UK; Earl's Eye Publishing; 2003   
  SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, 354pp paperback in good condition
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 65198  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Coping With Change: Australian Farming Since 1970
Makeham, J.P.; Christiansen, T.J. and Malcolm, L.R.
ISBN: 0858342618
Armidale; Gill Publications; 1979   
  211pp paperback in very good condition
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 58669  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Sulphur in Australasian Agriculture
McLachlan, K.D.
ISBN: 0424068508
Sydney; Sydney University Press; 1975   
  261pp hardcover in good condition, top edge a little stained, dustwrapper worn and chipped
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 58672  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Tillage: New Directions In Australian Agriculture
Cornish, P.S. and Pratley, J.E. (eds)
ISBN: 0909605424
Melbourne; Inkata Press; 1987   
  448pp paperback in very good condition
Price: 49.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 68529  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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The Orchid Society of N.S.W. Inc. Handbook
no author
n.p.; no publishing details, printed in Sydney; 1954   
  125x185mm 33pp, mainly concerned with competitive orchid growing - lists award plants from NSW and Victoria hardcover in good condition, boards a little soiled
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 45207  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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This Was Wheat Farming: A Pictorial History of the Farms and Farmers of the Northwest who grow the Nation’s Bread
Brumfield, Kirby
Seattle; Superior Publishing Co.; n.d. (1960s?)   
  215x275mm 191pp b/w photos hardcover in good condition, spine a little rolled, seller's stamp on front endpaper, dustwrapper faded and rubbed
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 46945  Bookseller: Fine Print Books
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Breeding Coloured Sheep and Using Coloured Wool
no author
ISBN: 0909209243
Peacock Publications Fullarton, SA, Australia 1980 
 Soft Cover General wear and creasing to covers. 229 pages. Papers presented at the National Congress on Breeding Coloured Sheep and Using Coloured Wool held in Adelaide, South Australia from January 30 to February 3, 1979.   Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013508  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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S.W. Silver & Co’s Australian Grazier’s Guide: I. Sheep & II. Cattle
Rolf Boldrewood (edited By J.S. Ryan)
ISBN: 1863891544
Centre for Australian Language and Literature Studies Armidale, New South Wales, Australia 1994 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. Modified edition of 2 guides published in 1879 and 1881. Gives a fascinating description of early stock management practices.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008528  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Under the Cloroform Tree
Rowand Jameson
Shoestring Press Wangaratta, Victoria 1984 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks and wear. 174 Pages with b/w illustrations. Detailed account of the daily business of sheep and cattle husbandry.  Ex-Library Good/Good -
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004152  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Vine in Australia : Its Culture and Management
A.C. Kelly
ISBN: 9781742035031
Red Dog Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2008 Reprint
 Soft Cover 198 pages with b/w illustrations. Although first published in 1862, this book is full of insight and prophetic advice.   Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016202  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Viticulture, Volume 2 : Practices
Edited By B.G. Coombe and P.R. Dry
ISBN: 1875130012
Winetitles Pty Ltd Halifax Street, SA, Australia 2006 Reprint with Alterations
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. 376 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. Covers the practices involved in the establishment and operation of a vineyard.   Good+
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014869  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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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 plus 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: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13384  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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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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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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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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Fire Fighting: Management and Techniques [Practical Farming].
Overton, Frank.
ISBN: 0750689226
Inkata Press Melbourne 1996 
  Paperback wide octavo, very good plus condition, black & white text-photos & drawings, figures, tables. 144 pp. By fire control officer, NSW Bushfire Brigade, for 25 years. Provides a good understanding of fire management on a rural property by demonstrating the basic characteristics of fire behaviour. Explains how to protect life, and how to combat the common forms of fire. Essential reading for all who must confront the risk of fire in rural Australia. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1884  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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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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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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Practically in the Country.
Humphreys, Patrick; Gabriel, Tom; Titcombe, Ellen (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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Hobby Farming: The First Steps.
Humphries, Allan (editor).
ISBN: 0642973830
Australian Broadcasting Commission (ABC) Sydney 1983 
  Paperback wide trade, very good condition, light foxing edges, crease fore-edge front cover & few pages, minor edgewear. 103 pp. Based on the ABC Radio series. There are a lot of good ideas for anyone interested in hobby farming. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25154  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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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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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)
Book Number: 21082  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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Cottoning On: Stories of Australian Cotton-Growing.
McHugh, Siobhan.
ISBN: 0868065978
Hale & Iremonger Sydney 1996 
  Paperback wide octavo, very good condition, black & white text-photos, minor edgewear. 204 pp. Irish-Australian writer explores cotton growing in New South Wales (NSW), which has a fascinating history peppered with colourful characters. But environmental degradation has spread from over-use of pesticides, and excessive water extraction from the Darling River. She weaves dozens of interviews with pacey narrative. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11727  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: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15598  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, on Wednesday, 15th August, 1973. Includes many adverts for local businesses. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12732  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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Thirty-Five Years of Sheephearding [35 Years of Sheepherding].
Riach, George.
Reflection / Carlton Press New York 1964 
  Hardback small, dustjacket, very good condition (in very good dustjacket), top edge jacket small tears & lightly faded, protected by removable semiarchival plastic sleeve. 48 pp. Note: Jacket title differs from title page. Autobiography of a farmer in the American West in the early 1900s. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2073  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 plus 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: 25.00 (AUD)
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A Legacy Under Threat? Family Farming in Australia.
Lees, Jim (editor).
ISBN: 1875821368
University of New England 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. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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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: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22171  Bookseller: Bookhome Australian Internet Bookshop
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Integrated Pest Management.
Dent, David.
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. This book provides 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: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 26945  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 plus 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: 15.00 (AUD)
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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)
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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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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)
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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: 18.00 (AUD)
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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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Food for Thought: Towards a Future for Farming.
Herman, Patrick; Kuper, Richard.
ISBN: 0745320775
Pluto Press London 2003 
  Paperback small, very good plus condition, boxes. 156 pp. The French radical farmers union Confederation Paysanne, with its leader Jose Bove, has led the world in demonstrating the possibility of 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 the need for local food production by small, independent farmers - both for the sake of the quality of the food we consume and to support the kind of societies we want to live in. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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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)
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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)
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Cultivating Crisis: The Human Costs of Pesticides in Latin America.
Murray, Douglas L.
ISBN: 0292751699
University of Texas Press Austin, TX 1994 
  Paperback trade, very good condition, figures, tables, black & white photo frontispiece, minor edgewear. 177 pp. A detailed report, based on ten years field work, of the rise and implications of pesticide-dependent agriculture in Central America and the Caribbean, showing that the Green Revolution came at a high heath and ecological price. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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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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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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)
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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)
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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)
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Wool & 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. This book presents practical information on all aspects of wool and mohair production. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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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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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)
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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: 15.00 (AUD)
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Tooth & 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 in Australia and our inventive attempts to thwart it. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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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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Natural Gain in the Grazing Lands of Southern Australia.
Smith, David E.
ISBN: 0868405639
University of New South Wales 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: 12.00 (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)
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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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TRAINING THE WORKING KELPIE
Parsons, A. D. (Tony)
ISBN: 0670902470
Viking O'Neil Ringwood 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations, previous owners name on front endpaper, otherwise a near fine copy. ; 245 x 160mm; xii, 324 pages Near Fine
Price: 80.00 (AUD)
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Summer At Fairacre
Read, Miss
ISBN: 0395380162
Houghton Mifflin, U S A, 1985. First American
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. First American. 242 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Britain/UK; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0395380162. ISBN/EAN: 9780395380161. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52599. Near Fine Condition
Price: 27.50 (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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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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A Small Place in the Country - A practical guide to rural living.
Mackenzie, Toni
ISBN: 0002164086
Collins, Sydney, 1978. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Light age and reading wear. 240 pages. Dust Jacket un-clipped. No internal inscriptions. No torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; ISBN: 0002164086. ISBN/EAN: 9780002164085. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53696. Very Good Condition
Price: 10.00 (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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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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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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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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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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Green Fields and Pastures New
Hodge, J E
M F Hodge & Sons Limited, Adelaide, No date. Third Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. Previous owner's details on first page. General age and reading wear. 171 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Education. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53833. Good Condition
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
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Indicators of Catchment Health - A technical perspective
J Walker and D J Reuter,
ISBN: 0643058818
CSIRO Publishing, Victoria, 1996. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Environment & Ecology; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0643058818. ISBN/EAN: 9780643058811. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53673. Very Good Condition
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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
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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
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The Love of Mushrooms and Toadstools
Kibby, Geoffrey
ISBN: 0706405846
Octopus Books, London, 1977. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Small repairable tears to dust jacket. Other minor wear to extremities. 96 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Gardening; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0706405846. ISBN/EAN: 9780706405842. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52561. Very Good Condition
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Capitalism in Philippine Agriculture
Rene E Ofreneo,
ISBN: 9711058073
Foundation for Nationalist Studies, Quezon City, 1980. First
 Mass Market Paperback Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. First. Used paperback in very good condition. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. 201 pages. Without packaging this book weighs 215gms. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Philippines; Politics & Government. ISBN: 9711058073. ISBN/EAN: 9789711058074. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001036. Very Good
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A Short History of Wool and Its Manufacture
Lipson, E
William Heinemann Ltd, England, 1953. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. First Edition. Bumps to corners of boards. Some age/reading marks to book. Dust wrapper had creases, wear, tears and some pieces missing. General age and reading wear. 206 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: 53860. Good Condition
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Pigeon Keeping For Novices
W Watmough,
Watmoughs Limited, Bradford England, . Third Edition
 Soft Cover Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Third Edition. Old paperback - no date but stated Third edition. Author's introduction is dated 1961 and he states that it is eight years since first edition. Missing ffep. Foxing to pages. Covered in plastic stuck with sticky tape. Stapled binding. Covers still attatched at spine but have pulled away from the staples. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Animals & Birds; pigeons; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000704. This booklet or book is lighter than a standard-size book, and may involve a lesser shipping cost than that quoted by this site. If that is the case, you will be charged the lesser rate when your order is processed, not the rate shown here. Fair
Price: 12.00 (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
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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
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FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH History of Springsure Shows
Young, Margaret
ISBN: 0959075208
Springsure Pastoral and Agricultural Society Mackay, Qld 1984 First Edition
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations, map, A fine copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 270 x 215mm; 53 pages; Signed by Author Fine
Price: 30.00 (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
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Knott’s Handbook for Vegetable Growers: Fifth Edition
Maynard, Hochmuth, Donald, George
ISBN: 047173828X
Wiley, United States, 2007. As Stated In The Title
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/. As Stated In The Title. The leading one-stop reference for commercial vegetable growers for more than 50 years Rooted in tradition, branching out to the future. For more than half a century, Knott's Handbook for Vegetable Growers has provided generations of commercial growers with the most timely, accessible, and useful information available on the subject. The Fifth Edition of this highly regarded horticultural mainstay provides readers with the reliable growing and marketing information they've come to expect, while including new and updated material throughout to maintain its relevance in our ever-changing world. Filled with valuable information, largely in the form of tables and charts--from hard statistics on vegetable production and consumption to essential information for today's international markets, such as vegetable botanical names and vegetable names in nine languages--Knott's Handbook is part Farmer's Almanac, part encyclopedia, and part dictionary. It also provides detailed, practical specifics on planting rates, schedules, and spacing; soils and fertilizers; methods for managing crop pests; greenhouse vegetable and crop production; insect pest identification; harvesting and storage; and vegetable marketing. Now available in a new flexible cover designed for ease of use on the desk or in the field, this valuable workhorse features new information on: World vegetable production Best management practices Organic crop production Food safety Pesticide safety Postharvest problems Minimally processed vegetables Plus, hundreds of Web site links related to vegetable information. Table of Contents: PREFACE. PART 1: VEGETABLES AND THE VEGETABLE INDUSTRY. 01 BOTANICAL NAMES OF VEGETABLES NAMES OF VEGETABLES IN NINE LANGUAGES. 02 EDIBLE FLOWERS. 03 U.S. VEGETABLE PRODUCTION. 04 CONSUMPTION OF VEGETABLES IN THE U.S. 05 WORLD VEGETABLE PRODUCTION. 06 NUTRITIONAL COMPOSITION OF VEGETABLES. PART 2: PLANT GROWING AND GREENHOUSE VEGETABLE PRODUCTION. TRANSPLANT PRODUCTION. 01 PLANT GROWING CONTAINERS. 02 SEEDS AND SEEDING. 03 TEMPERATURE AND TIME REQUIREMENTS. 04 PLANT GROWING MIXES. 05 SOIL STERILIZATION. 06 FERTILIZING AND IRRIGATING TRANSPLANTS. 07 PLANT GROWING PROBLEMS. 08 CONDITIONING TRANSPLANTS. 09 ADDITIONAL TRANSPLANT PRODUCTION WEBSITES AND REFERENCES GREENHOUSE CROP PRODUCTION. 10 CULTURAL MANAGEMENT. 11 CARBON DIOXIDE ENRICHMENT. 12 SOILLESS CULTURE. 13 NUTRIENT SOLUTIONS. 14 TISSUE COMPOSITION. 15 ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION ON GREENHOUSE VEGETABLES. PART 3: FIELD PLANTING. 01 TEMPERATURES FOR VEGETABLES. 02 SCHEDULING SUCCESSIVE PLANTINGS. 03 TIME REQUIRED FOR SEEDLING EMERGENCE. 04 SEED REQUIREMENTS. 05 PLANTING RATES FOR LARGE SEEDS. 06 SPACING OF VEGETABLES. 07 PRECISION SEEDING. 08 SEED PRIMING. 09 VEGETATIVE PROPAGATION. 10 POLYETHYLENE MULCHES. 11 ROW COVERS. 12 WINDBREAKS. 13 ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION ON PLASTICULTURE. PART 4: SOILS AND FERTILIZERS. 01 NUTRIENT BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES. 02 ORGANIC MATTER. 03 SOIL-IMPROVING CROPS. 04 MANURES. 05 SOIL TEXTURE. 06 SOIL REACTION. 07 SALINITY. 08 FERTILIZERS. 09 FERTILIZER CONVERSION FACTORS. 10 NUTRIENT ABSORPTION. 11 PLANT ANALYSIS. 12 SOIL TESTS. 13 NUTRIENT DEFICIENCIES. 14 MICRONUTRIENTS. 15 FERTILIZER DISTRIBUTORS. PART 5: WATER AND IRRIGATION. 01 SUGGESTIONS ON SUPPLYING WATER TO VEGETABLES. 02 ROOTING OF VEGETABLES. 03 SOIL MOISTURE. 04 SURFACE IRRIGATION. 05 OVERHEAD IRRIGATION. 06 DRIP OR TRICKLE IRRIGATION. 07 WATER QUALITY. PART 6: VEGETABLE PESTS AND PROBLEMS. 01 AIR POLLUTION. 02 INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT. 03 SOIL SOLARIZATION. 04 PESTICIDE USE PRECAUTIONS. 05 PESTICIDE APPLICATION AND EQUIPMENT. 06 VEGETABLE SEED TREATMENT. 07 NEMATODES. 08 DISEASES. 09 INSECTS. 10 PEST MANAGEMENT IN ORGANIC PRODUCTION SYSTEMS. 11 WILDLIFE CONTROL. PART 7: WEED MANAGEMENT. 01 WEED MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES. 02 WEED IDENTIFICATION. 03 NOXIOUS WEEDS. 04 WEED CONTROL IN ORGANIC FARMING. 05 COVER CROPS AND ROTATION IN WEED MANAGEMENT. 06 HERBICIDES. 07 WEED CONTROL RECOMMENDATIONS. PART 8: HARVESTING, HANDLING, AND STORAGE. 01 FOOD SAFETY. 02 GENERAL POSTHARVEST HANDLING PROCEDURES. 03 PREDICTING HARVEST DATES AND YIELDS. 04 COOLING VEGETABLES. 05 VEGETABLE STORAGE. 06 CHILLING AND ETHYLENE INJURY. 07 POSTHARVEST DISEASES. 08 VEGETABLE QUALITY. 09 U.S. STANDARDS FOR VEGETABLES. 10 MINIMALLY PROCESSED VEGETABLES. 11 CONTAINERS FOR VEGETABLES. 12 VEGETABLE MARKETING. PART 9: VEGETABLE SEEDS. 01 SEED LABELS. 02 SEED GERMINATION TESTS. 03 SEED GERMINATION STANDARDS. 04 SEED PRODUCTION. 05 SEED YIELDS. 06 SEED STORAGE. 07 VEGETABLE VARIETIES. 08 VEGETABLE SEED SOURCES. PART 10: APPENDIX. 01 SOURCES OF VEGETABLE INFORMATION. 02 PERIODICALS FOR VEGETABLE GROWERS. 03 U.S. UNITS OF MEASUREMENT. 04 CONVERSION FACTORS FOR U.S. UNITS. 05 METRIC UNITS OF MEASUREMENT. 06 CONVERSION FACTORS FOR SI AND NON  Good Condition
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Keeping Chickens: An Australian Guide
Brasch, Nicolas
Penguin, Melbourne, 2007. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. "The ultimate guide to keeping chickens in your backyard. The more obvious rewards of chicken ownership - like delicious fresh eggs daily & fabulous cost-free fertiliser - are well known. Chickens even help keep down the number of pest insects in your garden. But there are other benefits too, not least of which is the endless entertainment you get watching them scratch, peck, socialise & preen." Trade Paperback. Size: 180mm - 250mm. 138 pages. Covers have some shelf wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18242. Very Good Condition
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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: 33.25 (AUD)
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Thirty Australian Champions.
Hyde, Keith
ISBN: 0642581711
Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation, Australia, 2000. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. Edition Unstated. Shaping the Future for Rural Australia : This Text Documents the Experience of 30 Outstanding Australians Who, Through Their Business Enterprise, Vision and Perseverance, are Making a Significant Contribution to welfare and economic growth of rural and regional Australia. They are the new champions of the bush. Card Covers. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 220 pages. Covers have some shelf wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Business, Finance & Marketing. ISBN: 0642581711. ISBN/EAN: 9780642581716. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 007945. Good
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Home Fruit Growing
Department of Agriculture,
ISBN: 0724086897
N.S.W. Department of Agriculture, Sydney, 1985. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. The N.S.W. Department of Agriculture for people wanting to grow fruit at home. Subjects covered include: Soil Preparation, Citrus, Stone Fruits, Pome Fruits, Grapes, Berry, Tropical, Nuts, Figs, Olives & Pest Control Size: 240mm-310mm. 124 pages. Covers have some shelf wear and a few marks. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; ISBN: 0724086897. ISBN/EAN: 9780724086894. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000911. Good Condition
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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
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Growing Fruit in Australia
Baxter, Paul,
ISBN: 0170063178
Thomas Nelson, Australia, 1983. Reprint
 Paperback Paperback. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. Browning and spotting to page edges; light scrattling and edgewear. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding still very good. Prior owner's signature in ink. ISBN: 0170063178. ISBN/EAN: 9780170063173. Good Condition
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24081  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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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)
Book Number: 24053  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Cultivation of Medical and Aromatic Crops
Farooqi, B.S. Sreeramu, A.A.
ISBN: 8173712514
Universities Press, India, 2001. 
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. . Edgewear to jacket. Prior seller's stamps. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding still very good but sagging a little at the spine. Prior owner's inscription in ink, neat. Edges slightly browned / foxed. ISBN: 8173712514. ISBN/EAN: 9788173712517. Good Condition
Price: 68.00 (AUD)
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Queensland Weed Seeds
Friend, Compiled by Ernest,
ISBN: 0724218963
Queensland Department of Primary Industries, Australia, 1983. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine slightly cocked. Minor marks and wear to book. Ex-private library with stamps. ISBN: 0724218963. ISBN/EAN: 9780724218967. Very Good Condition
Price: 38.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31508  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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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)
Book Number: 31516  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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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)
Book Number: 31014  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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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)
Book Number: 30123  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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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)
Book Number: 27808  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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Ploughing by Steam: A History of Steam Cultivation over the years
Haining and Colin Tyler, John
ISBN: 0906798493
Ashgrove Press, UK, 1985. 
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Edges lightly browned/foxed. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0906798493. ISBN/EAN: 9780906798492. Very Good Condition
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25285  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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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)
Book Number: 25153  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
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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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A History of the Frozen Meat Trade: An Account of the Development and Present-day Methods of Preparation, Transport, and Marketing of Frozen and Chilled Meats
Critchell, JamesTroubridge & Raymond, Joseph,
Constable and Company, London, 1912. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. preface by authors, list of illustrations, 12 appendices, and the index. Black-and-white Illustrated frontispiece, showing " The S. S. Strathleven ". The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs and tables. Red coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured embossed titles to the front panel and back strip. A history of the frozen meat trade, being meats being transported to England from Australia, New Zealand and South America. Softening and chipping to back strip edges with some small tears present as well. Bumping to the book corners with the underlying board visible to the lower corners. Rubbing to the lower book edges with heavy staining, marks and rubs to the book panels. Fading and staining to the back strip. Browning and foxing to the text block edges. The front panel is extensively rubbed, stained and marked. The lower stain of the front panel has bled onto the lower page edges and through to the back panel edge. The spine is slightly cocked. The spine is extensively sunned and faded. Heavy browning and foxing to the text block edges, with, browning to the endpapers and there is heavy foxing to the first few pages and last few pages of the book and then occasional foxing spots throughout the book. The front and back hinges have split and underlying webbing can be seen. Grubby marks and handling marks to the front endpapers. On the free front endpaper there has been a company stamp placed -- "New Zealand Loan and Mercantile Agency Company, Limited". This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XVIII, 442 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; History -- Modern ; Australia / New Zealand; Economics. Inventory No: 0103314. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Fair Condition
Price: 66.00 (AUD)
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Prickle Farm: Round Two
Hayes, Mike,
ISBN: 0642976317
Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Sydney, 1984. First Edition
 Softcover (Photographic) Softcover (Photographic). Good Condition/. Illustrator: Mike Hayes. First Edition. a sort of foreword. The text is illustrated with black-and-white cartoons drawn by the author. Black and white photographic paperback binding with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. The second instalment of the author's experiences – both real and imagined and anecdotes of living on a farm in central New South Wales. Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Slight cocking of the spine and there is a vertical crease that runs the full length of the front panel. Age toning and foxing to the text block edges with scattered foxing throughout the pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 128 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Mike Hayes. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Radio Programme; Australia; Humour. ISBN: 0642976317. ISBN/EAN: 9780642976314. Inventory No: 0121421. 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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A Blockies Missus
Morrison, Daphne,
ISBN: 0959389806
Self published, Melbourne, 1988. First Edition
 Softcover (Illustrated) Softcover (Illustrated). 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 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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Agricultural Geography: Volume 1 – Systems, Subsistence and Plantation Agriculture
Laut, Peter,
Nelson, Melbourne, 1970. Reprint
 Softcover (Illustrated) Softcover (Illustrated). 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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The Complete Book of Great Working Dog Stories
Goode, Angela and Hayes, Mike,
ISBN: 0733307108
Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Sydney, 2006. Reprint
 Softcover (Photographic) Softcover (Photographic). 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
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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Great Working Horse Stories
Goode, Angela,
ISBN: 1742370888
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2009. Reprint
 Softcover (Photographic) Softcover (Photographic). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. foreword by R. M. Williams, acknowledgements, introduction by author, glossary and list of contributors and characters. The text is illustrated with three inserts, of eight pages each, of black-and-white photography. Colour photographic paperback binding with blue, white and brown coloured titles to the front panel and blue and brown coloured titles to the back strip. Stretching over three generations, a book about Australian horses in the work environment, be they heavy horses pulling big loads, police horses or working in the outback, told by their owners and partners. 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. [10], XI - XX, 393, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Horses; Australia; ISBN: 1742370888. ISBN/EAN: 9781742370880. Inventory No: 0121252. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Mad Shepherds: and Other Human Studies
Jacks, L. P.,
ISBN: 0192812823
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1979. Reprint
 Softcover (Illustrated) Softcover (Illustrated). Good Condition/. Reprint. Colour illustrated paperback binding with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The author's evocation of rural England at the beginning of the 20th century, and, of the shepherd Snarly Bob. For, as the rear panel blurb states "Mad or sane, it is certain that Snarly, under a kinder Fate might have been something more splendid than was. Mystic, star-gazer, dabbler in black or blackish arts, he seemed in his lowly occupation of Shepherd to represent some strange miscarriage of Nature's designs." Rubbing of the book edges and panels with browning of the text block edges and pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 122 pages.. Previous bookseller's sticker to the rear panel.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Britain/UK; 1900-1920; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0192812823. ISBN/EAN: 9780192812827. Inventory No: 0121928. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $7.80 for shipment within Australia. . Good Condition
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
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