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The Prince Consort's Farms an Agricultural Memoir

By: Morton John Chalmers

Price: £480.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green: 1863

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095602

Condition: Very Good


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 View more info

Image for 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

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

By: Parkinson Richard

Price: £520.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme: 1806

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095724

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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The Works [ Complete in 10 Volumes ]

By: Peacock Thomas Love [ Edited By Richard Garnett ]

Price: £550.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent: 1892

Seller ID: 097394

Condition: Very Good


Mixed editions, published 1891-1892. Books measure 7 x 4 5/8 inches. Complete in 10 volumes 1. Headlong Hall. 2 & 3. Melincourt, 2 volumes. 4. Nightmare Abbey. 5. Maid Marian. 6. The Misfortunes of Elphin. 7. Crotchet Castle. 8 & 9. Gryll Grange, 2 volumes. 10. Calidore & Miscellanea. Bound in period half calf, calf corners, marble boards, raised bands, gilt lettering, top gilt edges, marble endpapers.Bindings very lightly rubbed, some minor scuff marking. All bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, illustrated frontis to each work, early previous owners bookplate to each volum... View more info

The Forest Pruner or Timber Owners Assistant.

By: Pontey William

Price: £135.00

Publisher: Leeds, Published. Leeds. Printed for the author. 1826.: 1826

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 095672

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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.

By: Pontey William

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Huddersfield, Printed By T. Smart: 1810

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 095707

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

Image for Italy Its Agriculture &c. From the French of Mons. Chateauvieux, Being Letters Written By Him in Italy, in the Years 1812 & 1813

Italy Its Agriculture &c. From the French of Mons. Chateauvieux, Being Letters Written By Him in Italy, in the Years 1812 & 1813

By: Rigby Edward [ Translated By ]

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, Printed by Burks and Kinnebrook: 1819

Seller ID: 096340


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. View more info

Department of Agriculture Burma [ 24 Leaflets Bound in One Volume ]

By: Shroff K. D.

Price: £320.00

Publisher: Rangood, Office of the Superintendent: 1913

Seller ID: 096490


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.... View more info

Image for 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 ]

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 ]

By: Sinclair Sir John

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Printed By A. Strahan for T. Cadell: 1802

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096354


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. View more info

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The Code of Agriculture; Including Observations on Gardens, Orchards, Woods, and Plantations

By: Sinclair Sir John

Price: £180.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones: 1819

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 096358


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. View more info

Image for The System Followed During the Last Two Years By the Board of Agriculture Further Illustrated with Dissertations on the Growth and Produce of Sheep and Wool as Well Spanish as English, Also Observations Upon, and a New Plan for the Poor and Poor Laws

The System Followed During the Last Two Years By the Board of Agriculture Further Illustrated with Dissertations on the Growth and Produce of Sheep and Wool as Well Spanish as English, Also Observations Upon, and a New Plan for the Poor and Poor Laws

By: Somerville John Lord

Price: £420.00

Publisher: London, W. Miller: 1800

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 095723

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches. Collation, [4],300,[4]pp, 7 engraved plates. Binding has been rebacked in cloth, retaining the period tree calf boards. Boards rubbed on edges, Board of Agriculture gilt lettering on top board, paper label on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, ( about 5 Agricultural library marks ). Pages and plates in good clean condition. A very nice solid copy. A7.2. View more info

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The Irish Farmer's Journal, and Magazine of Rural and Domestic Economy

By: Sproule John [ Edited By ]

Price: £250.00

Publisher: Dublin, T. Le Messurier: 1843

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 096372

Condition: Near Very Good


Gift inscription from the edited on top margin of title page. Book measures 9 x 5 3/4 inches. Collation, viii, 490pp. Bound in original publishers cloth. Rebacked retaining most of the original spine. Cloth rubbed on edges, with some minor wear loss, paper label on spine. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, Royal Agricultural Society label on endpaper, very occasional library stamp, [ about 5 in all ], light tanning to pages. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A good clean solid copy. View more info

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Gardens of the Middle Ages

By: Stokstad Marilyn & Stannard Jerry

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Spencer Museum of Art: 1983

Seller ID: 099258

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 28x21.cm. 224pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers illustrated softcover. Light crease lines on spine. Binding in good clean condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A nice clean copy. View more info

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Transformation Of Rural England: Farming and the Landscape 1700-1870

By: Tom Williamson

Price: £30.00

Publisher: University of Exeter Press: 2003

Edition: Reprinted.

Seller ID: 097810

ISBN: 085989634x

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. viii,[2],199pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers illustrated softcover. Binding in very good clean condition. Internally, pages clean. A very nice clean copy. View more info

The Horse-Hoing Husbandry: or, an Essay on the Principles of Tillage and Vegetation. Bound with A Supplement to the Essay on Horse-Hoing Husbandry.

By: Tull Jethro

Price: £220.00

Publisher: London, Published. London. Printed for A Millar. 1743.: 1743

Seller ID: 095670

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 12 x 7 3/4 inches.Collation, complete, [1],x, 274,[4] pages, 7 engraved plates, of which 6 are folding. Bound in buckram. Paper label on spine. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, Royal Agricultural Society bookplate, browning to first and last page, some light bloch staining to about 5 pages. Pages and plates in very good clean condition.A nice copy, in a good solid binding. View more info

Report on the Improvement of Indian Agriculture

By: Voelcker John Augustus

Price: £280.00

Publisher: London, Printed By Etre & Spottiswoode: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 096491


Inscribed on free endpaper, '' The Library Royal Agricultural Society England from the Author ''.Book measures 9 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches. Collation, xxxiii,460pp, 3 folding coloured maps. Bound in full period green calf, raised bands, gilt tooling, gilt dentells to boards. Calf lightly rubbed, some scuff marks, top hinge joints split, becoming loose, but holding. Internally, occasiional Royal Agriculture stamp or mark. Pages in very good clean condition. A nice copy. View more info

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A six months tour through the North of England. Containing, an account of the present state of agriculture, manufactures and population, in several counties of this kingdom [ Volume 4 Only ]

By: Young Arthur

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Printed for W. Strahan. W. Nicoll: 1771

Edition: Second Edition, Corrected and Enlarged

Seller ID: 096990


Book measures 8 x 5 inches. collation, viii,466 pages, 2pp booklist, 5 large folding table of the Farms, 1 large folding table seats of nobility. Bound in full period tree calf, flat bands, elaborate gilt tooling, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed on edges with some wear loss, hinge joints cracked, but boards holding. Binding in good condition. Internally, early previous owners bookplate. Pages in good clean condition throughout. A nice copy. View more info

Image for A Six Weeks Tour, through the Southern Counties of England and Wales. Describing, particularly, I. The present state of agriculture and manufactures. II. The different methods of cultivating the soil. III. Etcetera

A Six Weeks Tour, through the Southern Counties of England and Wales. Describing, particularly, I. The present state of agriculture and manufactures. II. The different methods of cultivating the soil. III. Etcetera

By: Young Arthur

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Printed for W. Strahan, for W. Strahan, J. & F. Rivington, Etc: 1769

Edition: Second Edition, Corrected and Enlarged

Seller ID: 010148

Condition: Near Very Good


Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xi,[1],377pp,[1],[16pp], index, one folding plate. Bound in full calf. Rebacked, retaining the origial period boards, raised bands, gilt lettering. Boards rubbed and bumped on edges, library number on spine. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, library stamps throughout. Pages in good clean condition. A nice clean well bound copy. View more info