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Country Craft Tools

By: Blandford, Percy W

Price: £7.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14563

ISBN: 07153564871

Condition: Very Good


240pp, priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. B + w illustrations. Gift inscription blanked out to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean.. The traditional tools used by country craftsmen in Britain, the Commonwealth and the USA described and illustrated. View more info

Farm Crops

By: Boatfield, Graham

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Farming Press: 1990

Seller ID: 15098

ISBN: 0852361297

Condition: Very Good


Revised second edition. 144pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. A scientific approach to cereal, root, break, forage and grassland crops. View more info

Our Food, Our Land Why Contemporary Farming Practices Must Change

By: Body, Richard

Price: £4.00

Publisher: RIder: 1991

Seller ID: 10371

ISBN: 0712646418

Condition: Very Good


Tall softback of 330pp. A couple of light creases to covers, otherwise a very clean copy. Changes in British farming over the last 50 years, and the need for more organic techniques View more info

Yorkshire Revealed

By: Bolton, G Douglas

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd: 1961

Seller ID: 9822

Condition: Very Good


260pp, complete dustjacket in clear plastic cover sellotaped to inner boards. 68 b + w photographs. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise a clean copy. A conducted tour of the sights of Yorkshire. View more info

Blenheim Landscape for a Palace

By: Bond, James and Tiller, Kate

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Sutton: 1997

Seller ID: 11733

ISBN: 0750915897

Condition: Fine


Revised second edition. 170pp, laminated softback covers. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The past, present and future of one of Britain's great historic landscapes. View more info

The Life of Monkeys and Apes

By: Boorer, Michael

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Macdonald: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13709

ISBN: 0356049094

Condition: Very Good


Large format. Laminated illustrated boards. Many colour illustrations. School ownership stamp to title page, otherwise a clean Near Fine copy. A simple introduction to the way monkeys and apes live, with reference and projects section. View more info

The Secret Country More Mysterious Britain

By: Bord, Janet and Colin

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Granada Paladin: 1978

Seller ID: 6706

ISBN: 0586082670

Condition: Very Good


247pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. Clean and tight. The ancient and mysterious sites of Britain, ley lines, folk lore and tradition etc. View more info

Mysterious Britain

By: Bord, Janet and Colin

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Granada Paladin: 1977

Seller ID: 9004

ISBN: 0586081577

Condition: Very Good


287pp, illustrated softback covers, a little rubbed to corners. B + w photographs. Original owner's bookplate to inner cover, otherwise a tight, clean copy. View more info

Lavengro

By: Borrow, George

Price: £7.50

Publisher: John Murray: 1907

Seller ID: 10121

Condition: Very Good


569p. blue cloth covered boards, decorated spine now a little faded, worn to bottom edge. B + w illustrations, foxed to edges. Internally clean. Includes suppressed episodes, notes, biography etc View more info

The Romany Rye

By: Borrow, George

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cresset Press: 1948

Seller ID: 8104

Condition: Very Good


Introduction by Walter Starkie. 414pp.priceclipped dustjacket with a little wear to ends of spine. Light spots of foxing to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. View more info

Grimsby As It Was

By: Boswell, D and Storey, J M

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Hendon: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13277

ISBN: 0902907506

Condition: Fine


Long format. Illustrated soft covers. Each page has early black and white early photographs of life in Grimsby, with accompanying explanatory text. The staples now rusting, otherwsie a clean copy. View more info

On Foot in Yorkshire

By: Boyd, Donald

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Alexander MacLehose: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15287

Condition: Very Good


187pp, with brown cloth covered boards. B + w photographs. A couple of light spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. Travelling around Yorkshire. View more info

Braddock's Complete Guide to Horse-Racing Selection and Betting with Statistical Information By 'Trainers Record'

By: Braddock, Peter

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Longman: 1984

Seller ID: 12192

ISBN: 0582503051

Condition: Fine


236pp, complete dustjacket, B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The logical way to pick winners in both Flat and National Hunt racing. View more info

The Nationwide Book of British Trees

By: Bridgeman, Peter

Price: £3.50

Publisher: BBC: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13729

ISBN: 0563176334

Condition: Very Good


64pp, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to title page, otherwise internally clean. From the Nationwide series 'Crisis in the Countryside'. How our trees are disappearing, descriptions of trees, and what trees to plant. View more info

Culture Graph A Practical Treatise on Mushroom Growing Primarily for the Amateur and Beginner

By: British Mushroom Industry Ltd

Price: £6.50

Publisher: British Mushroom Industry Ltd: 1111

Seller ID: 15842

Condition: Very Good


25th edition, circa 1960. Long format,. 56pp, green soft covers with string for hanging. B + w illustrations. Original owner in 1961 has completed the record sheet at the back, otherwise internally clean. A useful guide to growing mushrooms, using spawn in straw. View more info

Agricultural Hand Tools

By: Brogden, Roy

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Shire Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 15356

ISBN: 085263630X

Condition: Very Good


32pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. One crease to back cover, otherwise a very clean copy. A guide to the types of farm implements and their uses, and places to visit. View more info

Columbus Regional Geographies Junior Series Book IV The British Isles

By: Brooks, Leonard and Finch, Robert

Price: £5.50

Publisher: University of London: 1939

Seller ID: 13166

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. 176pp, red boards with ink blots and wear to edges. Colour and b + w illustrations. Education authority stamp to inner board, a couple of small marks but generally internally clean. The country and (now vanished ) industries of Britain, for Junior Schools. View more info

Live Stock of the Farm Volume I Cattle

By: Bryner Jones, Prof C (ed)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Gresham: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13168

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 254pp, beige cloth covered boards with impressed design and gilt title. B + w plates. A couple of closed tears to the frontispiece illustration otherwise internally clean. Chapters by different authors on the Principles of Breeding, Breeds of British Cattle, the Improvement of Cattle and the Selection and Judging of Cattle. View more info

In The Country 250 Years of Country Life in Paintings, Prose and Poetry

By: Buckle, Eileen and Lord, Derek

Price: £6.50

Publisher: New English Library: 1979

Seller ID: 16171

ISBN: 0450041328

Condition: Very Good


1st UK edition. A heavy book of 192pp. Complete illustrated dustjacket, a very little rubbed to the front corners. Previous owner's bookplate beneath the front turnover flap, otherwise a very clean copy. Attractive colour and b + w illustrrations. Stories and poems of rural life, including Hardy, Dickens, Borrow, Mary Russell Mitford etc, largely taken from magazines and books of the period. View more info

Ken Oliver The Benign Bishop

By: Buglass, Dan

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Marlborough: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12583

ISBN: 1873919158

Condition: As New


183pp, complete dustjacket. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The biography of a remarkable jockey, farm, golfer, part-goer and auctioneer who co-founded the Doncaster Bloodstock Sales. View more info