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Price Book of the C. G. A. Trading Department. 1939
1 Price Book of the C. G. A. Trading Department. 1939
Letchworth The Country Gentlemen's Association, Letchworth. 1939 Very Good Plus 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. 827 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers hardcover. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Royal Agricultural Improvement Society of Ireland, Anon
2 Anon Royal Agricultural Improvement Society of Ireland
Dublin Printed For the Society By John Hoare 1841 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo 
5 reports bound in 1 volume. Book measures 8 1/4 x 5 inches. 1.First report of the Royal Agricultural Improvement Society of Ireland. Published. Dublin. 1841. 2. Second report of the Royal Agricultural Improvement Society of Ireland. Published. Dublin. 1841. 3. Annual Report of the Royal Agricultural Improvement Society of Ireland. For the year 1842. Published. Dublin. 1843. 4. Annual Report and Transactions of the Royal Agricultural Improvement Society of Ireland. For the year 1843. Published. Dublin. 1844. 5. Reports and Transactions of the Royal Agricultural Improvement Society of Ireland for the year 1843. Collation, [4],22,xii,78,[2],76,83,76pp, 6 folding plates. Bound in modern buckram. Shelf/library number on spine. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, some occasional light tanning, 1 title chipped on top margin. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice clean well bound copy. 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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British Husbandry; Exhibiting the Farming Practice in Various Parts of the United Kingdon [ Complete in 3 Volumes ], Baldwin & Cradock [ Publishers ]
3 Baldwin & Cradock [ Publishers ] British Husbandry; Exhibiting the Farming Practice in Various Parts of the United Kingdon [ Complete in 3 Volumes ]
London Baldwin & Cradock 1834 First Edition Period Half Calf Very Good 8vo 
Complete in 3 volumes. Books measure 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches. Collation, viii,534,[2],pp, ix,[1],616pp, viii,534,[2],pp, lacks half titles?. Volume 3 comprises Reports of Select Farms; Outlines of Flemish Husbandry; Useful and Ornamental Planting; Road-Making and Cottage Economy, etcetera.Bound in period half calf, calf corners, marble boards, coloured endpapers. Each volume professionally rebacked, retaining the original spines. Bindings rubbed on edges, occasional abrasion wear. All bindings in good clean firm condition. Internally, prevoius owners bookplate, bookplate gift/donation. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice set, in period bindings. 
Price: 140.00 GBP
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The Principles of Agriculture, Bland William
4 Bland William The Principles of Agriculture
London Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy 1827 First Edition Very Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Book measures 7 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches. Collation, xii,128pp, 4pp, bookplist, half title present. Bound in period cloth, with blind lines to boards, leather title labels on both boards. Cloth has some very minor wear. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, Royal Agricultural Society label and stamps. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy. 
Price: 180.00 GBP
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Observations on the State of Ireland, Principally Directed to Its Agriculture and Rural Population; in a Series of Letters, Written on a Tour Through That Country, Curwen J. C.
5 Curwen J. C. Observations on the State of Ireland, Principally Directed to Its Agriculture and Rural Population; in a Series of Letters, Written on a Tour Through That Country
London Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy 1818 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation,xix,[1],435,xii, 355pp. Professionally rebacked in buckram, retaining the original leather boards. Boards rubbed, worn on corners, '' Board of Agriculture 1818 '' stamped in gilt on top boards, paper label on base of spines. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, Agricultural Library stamp, about 5 to each volume. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean set, in good clean solid bindings.A70 
Price: 280.00 GBP
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6 Evelyn John ( with Notes By A. Hunter ) Silva or a Discourse of Forest Trees and the Propagation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions ( Terra A Philosophical Discourse of Earth Has a Separate Title Page )
York Printed by A. Ward for J. Dodsley 1786 A New Edition Very Good Large Quarto 
Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 11 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches. Collation, [46], 311, [9], 343, [9],[1],74,[4],pp, complete with 40 engraved plates and 3 folding tables, as index. Professionally reacked, spines in buckram, retaining the original leather boards. Boards rubbed on edges, with some wear on corners, '' Board of Agriculture 1801 '' stamped in gilt on top boards. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, very occasional Agricultural Library stamp, ( about 5 to each volume ), occasional light spotting or browing, mainly opposite engravings, heavier in a few places. Pages and plates in very good condition. A very nice set, in very good attractive sturdy bindings. 
Price: 375.00 GBP
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The Principles and Practice of Agriculture, Systematically Explained in Two Volumes: Being a Treatise Compiled for the Fourth Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, and Revised and Enlarged, Forsyth Robert
7 Forsyth Robert The Principles and Practice of Agriculture, Systematically Explained in Two Volumes: Being a Treatise Compiled for the Fourth Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, and Revised and Enlarged
Edinburgh Printed By the Proprietor A. Bell 1804 Half Calf Very Good 8vo 
Books measure 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xiv,592pp, 575pp, vignette frontis to each volume, 21 engaved plates.Bound in full calf. Each volume professionally rebacked, retaining the period boards, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title labels. Boards rubbed on edges, leather discoloured. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice copy, in very good solid bindings. 
Price: 275.00 GBP
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A LETTER TO SIR JOHN SINCLAIR, BART. M.P. President of the Board of Agriculture; containing a statement of the system, under which a considerable farm is profitably managed in Hertfordshire. Second edition, with an appendix containing a subsequent Corresp, Greg Thomas
8 Greg Thomas A LETTER TO SIR JOHN SINCLAIR, BART. M.P. President of the Board of Agriculture; containing a statement of the system, under which a considerable farm is profitably managed in Hertfordshire. Second edition, with an appendix containing a subsequent Corresp
London Printed By W. Bulmer and Co. 1810 Second Edition Very Good 
Book measures 11 x 9 inches. Collation, 25pp, 2 full page plates. Professionally rebacked in cloth, retaining the origional calf boards. Original boards rubbed/worn. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, Royal Board of Agriculture, label on fixed endpaper. Pages and plates in very good clean codnition. A very nice copy, in a very good binding. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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Informe de la Sociedad Económica de esta Corte al Real y Supremo Consejo de Castilla en el expediente de Ley Agraria, extendido por su individuo de número, Jovellanos, Gaspar Melchor De
9 Jovellanos, Gaspar Melchor De Informe de la Sociedad Económica de esta Corte al Real y Supremo Consejo de Castilla en el expediente de Ley Agraria, extendido por su individuo de número
Madrid En La Imprenta De Sancha 1795 Very Good Large 8vo 
Book measures 10 x 7 3/4 inches. [4],149pp. Bound in period full tree? calf, leather title label, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed on edges, top hinge joint rubbed. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, previous owners initials in ink on top margin of title page. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice copy, in a very attractive binding. 
Price: 320.00 GBP
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The Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery of Performing  the Practical Parts of Agriculture of Managing Vineyards ( 4 Volumes ), Miller Philip
10 Miller Philip The Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery of Performing the Practical Parts of Agriculture of Managing Vineyards ( 4 Volumes )
London Printed for F. C. & J. Rivington 1807 Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Complete in 4 volumes. Books measure 17 x 11 inches. Unpaginated, but pages complete, 19 full page engraved plates, possible lacking frontis?. Each volume has been professionally rebacked in buckram, retaining the original leather boards. Some wear on edges, rippling on buckarm, ''Board of Agriculture 1808'' stamped in gilt on top boards. Bindings in good clean sturdy condition. Internally, some occasional spotting, heavy in a few places. Pages in good condition throughout. A good clean solid set. 
Price: 450.00 GBP
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The Gardeners Dictionary Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden, as Also the Physick Garden, Wilderness, Conservatory, and Vineyard., Miller Philip
11 Miller Philip The Gardeners Dictionary Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden, as Also the Physick Garden, Wilderness, Conservatory, and Vineyard.
London Printed for the Author and Sold By C. Rivington 1737 Third Edition Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Collation complete, unpaginated, frontis, plus 4 engraved plates, bound with the Appendix. Book measures 14 x 9 1/2 inches. Bound in modern buckram. Cloth lightly rubbed, some staining to bottom board. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, Royal Agricultural Library bookplate, title page grubbed on edges, inner gutter on title and frontis strengthened, with slight loss to edge of frontis, last 30 pages have some light staining along bottom section of pages. Pages in good condition throughout. A good clean solid copy. A65 
Price: 260.00 GBP
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The Gardeners Kalendar. Directing what Works are necessary to be done Every Month in the Kitchen, Fruit and Pleasure-Gardens, And in the Conservatory, Miller Philip
12 Miller Philip The Gardeners Kalendar. Directing what Works are necessary to be done Every Month in the Kitchen, Fruit and Pleasure-Gardens, And in the Conservatory
London Printed for the Author and Sold By C. Rivington 1773 Second Edition 8vo 
Book measures 8 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, xv,[1],252pp, 12pp, index, 4pp, booklist, engraved frontispiece. Bound in full calf. At some time, [ not recently ], rebacked retaining the original panel boards. Calf rubbed, with some wear loss on edges, hinge joints cracked, boards holding with binders tape on inner joints. Generally a good binding. Internally, Royal Agriculture label on fixed endpaper. Pages in good clean condition. A nice copy. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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The Prince Consort's Farms an Agricultural Memoir, Morton John Chalmers
13 Morton John Chalmers The Prince Consort's Farms an Agricultural Memoir
London Longmans, Green 1863 First Edition Buckram Very Good Quarto 
Book measures 11 x 8 3/4 inches, collation, [10],276pp, illustrated. Bound in buckram. Rebacked retaining the original boards, with Crown Crest on top board. Boards rubbed, faded, with some staining, library number on spine. Binding in very good firm condition. Internally, Royal Agricultural Society Bookplate on fixed endpaper, some finger marking, pages in good clean condition. A good solid copy, of a rare first edition. A17 
Price: 480.00 GBP
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The English Practice Of Agriculture: Exemplified In The Management Of A Farm In Ireland, Belonging To The Earl Of Conyngham, At Slane, In The County Of Meath : With An Appendix, Parkinson Richard
14 Parkinson Richard The English Practice Of Agriculture: Exemplified In The Management Of A Farm In Ireland, Belonging To The Earl Of Conyngham, At Slane, In The County Of Meath : With An Appendix
London Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme 1806 First Edition Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, xiii,[3],338,[9]pp, 3 engraved plates. Professionally rebacked in cloth, retaining the original period boards. Boards rubbed on edges and surface, Board of Agriculture 1808, stamped in gilt on top board, paper label on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, occasional Agricultural Library stamp or mark, ( about 5 in all ), some light spotting or browing. Pages and plates in good condition. A nice solid copy. A7.2. 
Price: 520.00 GBP
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15 Pontey William The Forest Pruner or Timber Owners Assistant.
Leeds Published. Leeds. Printed for the author. 1826. 1826 Fourth Edition Very Good 8vo 
Book measures 9 x 6 inches.Collation, complete with all pages, xxiii,[1],248,vii,[3], pages, 9 engraved plates.Bound in quarter calf. Rebacked, not recently, retaining the original period boards. Boards rubbed on edges. Binding in very good clean firm condition.Internally, stamp and bookplate of the Royal Agricultural Society, some light offsetting. Pages and plates in good clean condition.A good clean solid copy.A7.3. 
Price: 135.00 GBP
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16 Pontey William The Rotten Reviewers; or, a dressing for the morbid branches of the Anti-Jacobin and Critical Reviews: being an exposition of the ... modesty ... of certain writers in these reviews; as exemplified in their remarks on the Forest Pruner.
Huddersfield Printed By T. Smart 1810 First Edition Very Good Quarto 
First and only edition. Book measures 9 x 5 3/4 inches.Collation, 34pp, 2pp, booklist. Bound in modern hardcover boards. Binding faded, dust or dirt marked. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, previous owners gift label on fixed endpaper, loss on top margin of booklist page, with loss on a small section of text. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice copy, of a rare book. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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Italy Its Agriculture &c. From the French of Mons. Chateauvieux, Being Letters Written By Him in Italy, in the Years 1812 & 1813, Rigby Edward [ Translated By ]
17 Rigby Edward [ Translated By ] Italy Its Agriculture &c. From the French of Mons. Chateauvieux, Being Letters Written By Him in Italy, in the Years 1812 & 1813
London Printed by Burks and Kinnebrook 1819 Full-Leather 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xiv,[2],358,[1]pp. Bound in full calf. Rebacked, retaining the period boards, flat gilt bands, leather title label. Board of Agriculture in gilt letters on top board. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, occasionl light spotting. Pages in good clean condition. A good clean well bound copy. 
Price: 180.00 GBP
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18 Shroff K. D. Department of Agriculture Burma [ 24 Leaflets Bound in One Volume ]
Rangood Office of the Superintendent 1913 8vo 
Book measures 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches. Bulletin no 8. Cotton Pests in Burma. 40pp, full page and text illustrations. Bulletin no 16. The Gwabo Disease of Paddy. By Thompstone & Sawyer. 1922. 12pp. Bulletin no 17. Instructions on Bee-Keeping. By Ghosh. 1921. 38pp, full page illustrations. Bulletin no 22. Notes on a Tour in the Coconut Planting Districts of the Madras Presidency. By Watson. 1924. 32pp, full page plates. Bulletin no 25. Fertilizer for Paddy. By Hendry. 1929. 13pp. Leaflet no 14. The Important Insect Pest of the Coconut in Burma. By Ghosh. 1924. 11pp, full page plates. Leaflet no 15. Coconut Cultivation in Arakan. 3pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 16. The Red Cotton Bug. 2pp, 2 full page plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 19. The Rice Hispa. 2pp, 1 plate. Leaflet no 20. Nga Hmyaung. 2pp, 2 plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 21. The Lemon Butterfly. 1pp, 1 plate.lacking original cover, Leaflet no 24. Crabs in Paddy Field. 2pp, 1 plate. lacking original cover. Leafleat no 25. The common Hairy Caterpillars. 2pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 26. Fruit Flies. 1pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 27. The Cotton Boll Worms. 2pp, 2 plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 28. The Brown Coccid. 1pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 29. Field Crickets. 2pp, 2 plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 33. The symptoms of Ufra. 1pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 36. Rats Damaging Paddy. 2pp. lacking original cover. Leaflet no 51. The Rice Case worm. 1pp, 2 plates, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 39. The army worm. 2pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 53. The Paddy Grain Moth. 1pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 54.the Paddy Ear Cuttting Caterpillar. 1pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 48. The Paddy Stem Borers. 2pp, 1 plate, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 45. Cambodia Cotton. 3pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 48 Seed Storage and Prevention of Damage by Insects. 10pp, text illustrations, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 49. Instructions for the culture and Manufactures of Tea. 11pp, lacking original cover. Leaflet no 50. Instructions for the Culture and Manufacture of Coffee. 16pp, lacking original cover. Bound in modern cloth. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, institution library stamps throughout. Pages in very good clean condition. A very good clean well bound work. 
Price: 320.00 GBP
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Essays on Miscellaneous Subjects [ Observations on the Nature and Advantages of Statistical Inquiries with a Sketch of an Introduction to the Proposed Analysis Of Ithe Statistical Account of Scotland, Etcetera ], Sinclair Sir John
19 Sinclair Sir John Essays on Miscellaneous Subjects [ Observations on the Nature and Advantages of Statistical Inquiries with a Sketch of an Introduction to the Proposed Analysis Of Ithe Statistical Account of Scotland, Etcetera ]
London Printed By A. Strahan for T. Cadell 1802 First Edition 8vo 
Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, vii,[1],467,[1]pp, 3 plates, complete as listed, 2 folding charts. Bound in cloth. Cloth light rubbed, secition about 1, 1/2 inches missing from head of spine. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, Royal Agricultural Society bookplate on fixed endpaper. Pages and plates in good condition. A nice solid copy. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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The Code of Agriculture; Including Observations on Gardens, Orchards, Woods, and Plantations, Sinclair Sir John
20 Sinclair Sir John The Code of Agriculture; Including Observations on Gardens, Orchards, Woods, and Plantations
London Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones 1819 Second Edition 8vo Signed by Author
Book measures 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, viii,645,[1],pp, 9 full page plates, as index. Bound in half calf, calf corners, cloth boards, raised bands. Binding has been rebacked, retaining most of the original spine, some wear on edges and corners, some abrasion marks. Generally, binding in good solid condition. Internally, Royal Agriculture stamp on endpaper, period inscription from author on title page [ Sidney Smith Esq from the author 26th June, 1819, J. S. ] , wax seal on title page, damaged, but without loss of text. Pages and plates in good condition. 
Price: 180.00 GBP
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