Category: Agriculture


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The English countrywoman: her life in farmhouse and field from Tudor times to the Victorian age

By: Fussell, G.E. & K.R.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Books: 1985

Edition: Reprint of the Melrose edition of 1955, repr. by Orbis in 1981

Seller ID: 3112

ISBN: 0 906223 83 0

Condition: Fine

Companion volume to 'The English countryman' by the same authors. With an emphasis on the indoor life as well as activities of the fields and within the wider economy. xvxi, 17-221 pp. View more info

Sugarcane as biofuel feedstock

By: Gikonyo, B.

Price: £72.00

Publisher: AAP / CRC Press: 2015

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 14498

ISBN: 1771881291

Condition: New

xxv, 316 pp. View more info

Grand National: 150 years of Aintree's steeplechase

By: Green, Reg, Lambourne, Lionel & Scott, Brough

Price: £4.00

Publisher: NMGM, Liverpool: 1989

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2342

ISBN: 0 906367 36 0

Condition: V.g.

V.g. Booklet published by the National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside to commemorate Liverpool's famous horse race. Includes a table listing all the winners since 1839 as well as a chapter 'My Aintree nightmare' by Brough Scott. Donor's inscription. 37 pp., well illustrated in colour. View more info

The future forforestry

By: Grove, Richard

Price: £6.00

Publisher: British Association of Nature Conservationists: 1983

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 7857

ISBN: 0 9509344 0 2

Condition: Fine

Scarcely used. (6), 71 pp. View more info

The book of Rothamsted experiments

By: Hall, A.D., revised by E.J. Russell

Price: £32.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1917

Edition: 2nd edition

Seller ID: 7667

Condition: V.g.

Sl. corner wear; owner's inscription. xl, 332, (4) pp. View more info

Soils of the south-west Lancashire coastal plain

By: Hall, B.R. & Folland, C.J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Agricultural Research Council: 1967

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 7632

Condition: V.g.

Slight edge wear to jacket. Includes two maps (sheets 74 and 83) in pocket at rear. 118 pp. View more info

Turfgrass science

By: Hanson, A.A. & Juska, F.V.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: American Society of Agronomy: 1978

Edition: 8th impression of 1st edition

Seller ID: 4938

Condition: Good

xviii, 715 pp. Corners bumped, front board warped. View more info

Seed to civilization: the story of Man's food

By: Heiser, C.B.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: W.H. Freeman: 1973

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 16837

ISBN: 0 7167 0594 X

Condition: V.g.

Owner's discreet stamp inside front cover, otherwise scarcely used. View more info

Japanese farming: past and present

By: Hnuma, Jiro

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Nobunkyo, Tokyo: 1995

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 10550

ISBN: 4 540 95014 2

Condition: Fine

Glassene wrapper. vii, 224 pp. View more info

General view of the agriculture of the County of Lancaster: with observations on the means of its improvement

By: Holt, John

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Augustus M. Kelley: 1969

Edition: Facsimile reprint of 1795 edition

Seller ID: 2802

Condition: Fine

A nicely reproduced facsimile of the 1795 edition, with fold-out map of the County by William Yates as the frontispiece. Prepared for the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement, it includes some nice full-page illustrations such as one of the 'Lancashire Bull'. The author digresses somewhat on p. 229, by providing a description of the Botanical Society of Oldham founded c. 1775. There is a short appendix by T.B. Bayley. 241 pp. View more info

Crop varieties

By: Hunter, H.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: E. & F.N. Spon: 1951

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 9823

Condition: V.g.

Spine sl. sunned. xiv, 224, (1) pp. View more info

Population and food supply

By: Hutchinson, Sir J. (ed.)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20405

ISBN: 0 521 07401 0

Condition: Fine

Owner's signature, otherwise scarcely used. View more info

Essays on crop plant evolution

By: Hutchinson, Sir Joseph (ed.)

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1965

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 4884

Condition: V.g.

Jacket sl. worn at edges, but a very good copy. vii, 204 pp. View more info

Tree breeding and improvement

By: Jackson, J.E. (ed.)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Royal Forestry Society of England, Wales and Northern Ireland: 1991

Edition: Proceedings of a symposium, Edgbaston, 8 March 1991

Seller ID: 5905

Condition: V.g.

Little used; 67 pp. View more info

Sugar beet: a grower's guide

By: Jaggard, K.W.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Sugar Beet Research and Education Committee: 1989

Edition: 4th edition

Seller ID: 15012

Condition: Good

Little used. View more info

Managing biodiversity in agricultural ecosystems

By: Jarvis, D.I., Padoch, C. & Cooper, H.D. (eds.)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Columbia University Press: 2007

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20406

ISBN: 0 231 13648 X

Condition: Fine

Owner's blind stamp, otherwise as new. View more info

Crop tolerance in suboptimal land conditions

By: Jung, Gerald A.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: American Society of Agronomy: 1978

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 4994

ISBN: 0 89118 051 6

Condition: Good

Cover rubbed and creased. vii, 343 pp. View more info

Biological diversity and genetic resources: the programme of the Commonwealth Science Council

By: Kapoor-Vijay, P.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Commonwealth Secretariat: 1992

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 5218

ISBN: 0 85092 388 3

Condition: V.g.

x, 145 pp. View more info

Agrobiodiversity of plant genetic resources in Savadkouh/Iran with emphasis on plant uses and socioeconomic aspects

By: Khoshbakht, Korous

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Kassel University Press: 2006

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 6327

ISBN: 3 89958 176 8

Condition: New

An insightful study of crop plant resources in the Mazanderan area of N. Iran, close to the Caspian Sea coast, which receives substantial rainfall. Much local knowledge was gathered by the author in the course of his research, and he makes a strong plea for a more detailed study of home gardens before the plant genetic diversity represented in village areas is lost. The book includes a checklist of cultivated plants with both local and scientific names. v, 87 pp. View more info

Ecological crop geography

By: Klages, K.H.W.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1951

Edition: 4th impression of 1st edition

Seller ID: 4936

Condition: Good

xviii, 615 pp. View more info