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THE ENEMIES OF TIMBER Revised & Re-Written [ Decay Causes Preservation Cuprinol ]

By: --------------.

Price: £4.95

Publisher: London, JENSON & Nicholson:

Seller ID: 10121

Condition: Good


Stapled Paper Back , Undated Revised & Re-written Edition , 32pps , Includes inserted leaflet on Carpet Beetles , illus b/w , Ackns; index , 14 chpts [ Decay / rot / outdoor fungi / trating dry rot / specifictions / insect attack / Furniture - Deathwatch - Lyctus Beetles / Longhorn - other - beetles / wood worm / examination / Boring - Marine - Beetles / Wood preservation in Industry ] booklett - internal - vg - tight sound binding , no annotation ; External - rust to staples , ink name/address first line to top fnt cover , light edgewear rub and creasing , Decorator's Merchants stamp to frnt ... View more info

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OPEN-FIELD FARMING in MEDIEVAL ENGLAND A Study of Village By-Laws [ Historical Problems Studies & Documents series ]

By: AULT , Emeritus Huntington Professor of History & Hon.Fellow Jesus College Oxford etc.Warren O , ELTON , Professor G R , LittD. [ ed. ]

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122931

ISBN: 0049421050

Condition: VG


VG P/b.1st.In open-field village the ploughlands lay in 2 or more extensive tracts.Each great field was divided into ploughstrips which were grouped in furlongs.This book gives a detailed account of the co-operative practice of the time.p.145-174 on Court Rolls.[ VG tight binding, clean throughout, No inscsp, laminted cover light edgewear. .Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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CRANLEIGH A History of Wealden Settlement

By: BUDGEN , CHRISTOPHER

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cranleigh , Surrey, Wealden Publishing: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 10180

ISBN: 0953308804

Condition: Fine


SIGNED Copy , H/b , Dust Jacket , FINE/FINE , 1st edition , illustrated 7 full-page b/w plates plus maps/ figures , Ackns ; Intro; 9 chpts from the Weald / Saxons - to - the fight for survival , while the market towns of West Surrey have been well documented the villages have not , this book aims to redress the balance - Notes , no defects either book or D/j [ no inscssp / not price clipped ] Signed and inscribed by the author View more info

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THE TAXONOMY , DISTRIBUTION AND HOST PREFERENCES OF AFRICAN PARASITIC WASPS OF THE SUBFAMILY OPHIONINAE

By: GAULD , I D , MITCHELL , P A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Commonwealth Institute of Entomology: 1978

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 9184

Condition: Fine


FINE P/b. large format. 1st ed. CAB Commonwealth Agricultural Bureaux , 287pps , line illustrated , Synopsis , Intro , Historical notes , nomenclatural summary , zoogeography , material , format , terminology , species , biology , subfamily Ophioninae - 11 genus , ackns , refs , index to Hosts & Ophioninae [ book - tight bindings , no inscsp / annotations , no notable defects] View more info

Image for STUDIES IN FORESTRY BEING A SHORT COURSE OF LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES OF SYLICULTURE DELIVERED AT THE BOTANIC GARDEN OXFORD DURING THE HILARY AND MICHAELMAS TERMS , 1893

STUDIES IN FORESTRY BEING A SHORT COURSE OF LECTURES ON THE PRINCIPLES OF SYLICULTURE DELIVERED AT THE BOTANIC GARDEN OXFORD DURING THE HILARY AND MICHAELMAS TERMS , 1893

By: JOHN NISBET DOec

Price: £45.00

Publisher: OXFORD, HENRY FROWDE O.U.P. / Printers The Clarendon Press: 1894

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 124080

Condition: Very Good


Bottle Green Cloth Boards with gilt titles to spine, 200 x 140 mm approx. Maroon made end papers, x + 336 pp + 8 page publisher's catalogue. XIV Chapters subjects include Nutrition and food supplies of woodland crops, Soil and situation in relation to woodland growth, Advantages of mixed timber crops over pure woods, formation and general treatment of mixed woods, regeneration of woodland crops, the tending of woods, effects of underplanting, conservation of the productive capacity of woodland soils, fungoid diseases and their prevention etc. VG (Book- no notable shelf wear or soiling to board... View more info

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AGRICULTURAL PLANTS

By: LANGER , R H M , and , HILL, G D , Plant Science Depmt.New Zealand

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cambridge / London, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123826

ISBN: 0521224500

Condition: VG+


VG+ H/b in Good D/j.The authors begin by reviewing the need for Crop Production in the face of an ever-growing human population - brief introduction to anatomy & morphology - descriptions - grasses & legumes Intended to bridge the gap between classical Botany & Agronomy illus. in line.[ World population , Plant Structure , Grimineae - to - Umbelliferae , Physiological basis of Yeild , Need of Crop Production , grasses & legumes etc.] [ 344pp. 230x155 mm. black boards gilt title, No inscsp. no annotation, tight binding, light tan to foredge] Dust Jacket price clipped yet Bookshops Price still ... View more info

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GOOD HUSBANDRY

By: MOORE , H I , MSc PhD NDA Dip Agr[Cantab]

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 117878

Condition: Poor+


Expert advice on good husbandry by HI Moore MSc PhD NDA Dip Agr[Cantab] ,1946[.maintenance fertility silage grass protein livestock the labour etc ]illustrated 50 b/w photographic plates. A Read only copy . no no inscsp., no annotaion, tight binding,1st blank page top corner cut away.[?]Graded poor+ because of exterior heavily fox tan spotted with fading.gilt titles to spine & front.A wealth of practical information, 107pp+ 4pp advertisement [ not a library book] Please see our actual images of the book offered for sale. View more info

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JUST ACROSS THE FIELDS

By: PHELPS , Humphrey , Farmer [ from Farming Family ] Glousestshire

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8837

ISBN: 0718115260

Condition: VG+


Near FINE H/b in VG D/j.1st. A Gloucester shire Farm of yesteryear: Author's father & grandfather also farmers.; with no urge to travel he is happiest when farming. illus. in line by Brian Walker. 220pp.-220x140mm.[ wine- mauve cloth gilt titles , no inscp. tight binding , minor light bumps to top corners ] Dust Jacket bright & clean, price clipped, no loss. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE NORTHERN BARBARIANS 100 BC - AD 300

By: TODD , Malcolm , Senior Lecturer in Classical & Archaeological Studies

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co [ Publishers ] Ltd: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 124071

ISBN: 0091222206

Condition: Very Good


VG H/b in Good D/j. illus. 7 B/w photo-plates & 26 Figs.Preface [Germania & the Germans / archaeological groupings / Settlements / Agriculture / Crafts & technology / Armament & warfare / Gods & sanctuaries / Towards civilization ] Glos; Biblio.[ green cloth gilt titles , No inscsp, no annotation, clean throughout, tight binding, apart from the fact the paper has tanned all is Fine ] Dust Jacket not price clipped, edge-wear col/rub- loss. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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FARM PESTS An Aid to Their Recognition , Blackwell Scientific Publications

By: TROUGHT , T E T , HUNT , J , Dip.Hort.[Wye] Manager Agricultural Technical Department , Foreword , Thompson , Doris R ,

Price: £4.00

Publisher: OXFORD, BLACKWELL SCIENTIFIC Publications / SHELL Chemical Company Ltd: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 124384

Condition: VG+


VG+ H/b in Good- D/j.1st.Text by T Trought, Foreword by J Hunt . Colour Plates reproduced from Watercolours by Artist Doris R Thompson. 31 Full-page plates followed by descriptive text.[ peach cloth gilt titles, no inscsp., no annotation, tight binding, light for-edge fox tan] Dust Jacket not price clipped, 12/6 , edge-wear col/rub loss & assoc. creases.97%. 32pp.220x145mm. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE HANDBOOK OF SOFT FRUIT GROWING

By: TURNER , DAVID , School of Agriculture Edinburgh University , MUIR, KEN , Founder Essex Soft Fruit Growers' Assoc.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: LONDON, CROOM HELM: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11205

ISBN: 0709935382

Condition: VG+


H/b+D/j Both VG+.1st ed.An Authorative work .D Turner School of Agriculture Edinburgh University - specialist in propagating virus-free fruit stocks.& K Muir - initiated Essex Soft Fruit Growers' Assoc , 1st PYO Farm. illustrated. List of Figures, List of tables, Colour plates, Foreword, Preface, Abbrevs;, Appendix, index [ black cloth gilt titles, tight bindings , No inscsp ] ust Jacket not clipped,very slight spine area fade.Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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LECTURES ON SOME OF THE PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF SOIL

By: WARINGTON , ROBERT , MA FRS

Price: £9.00

Publisher: OXFORD, Clarenedon Press / Henry Frowde: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9826

Condition: Good


1900 1st Ed. H/b GD. 38 Tables.by R Warington MA FRS - formerly Sibthorian Professor of Rural Economy in the University of Oxford ; Examiner in the Principles of Agriculture to the dept Science[Physical soil constitition / relation soil - water / relation soil - heat / salt movements] 231pps+8 pages publisher's adverts.[ book - no inscsp , sound binding , med fox tan foredge & 1st/last few pages.water stained area to top of tissue-geard frontis - not affecting Sepia portrait.Small unobtrusive Oxford Bookseller sticker to end paper. PLS See our image View more info