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Shooting Pigeons

By: John Humphreys

Price: £9.95

Publisher: David & Charles: 2005

Seller ID: 190613

ISBN: ISBN 071532151X

Condition: Very Good


First paperback edition, 2005, in overall very good used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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The Shepherd

By: John Seymour

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson: 1983

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190989

ISBN: ISBN 028398922X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition hardback in the Country Treasury series, 1983, with unclipped jacket. In overall near-fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Tickner's Rough Shooting

By: John Tickner

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Putnam: 1964

Seller ID: 120146

Condition: Very Good


"First edition second impression hardback, 1964, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition, dj is a little rubbed to edges with white rear cover a touch soiled and short unclosed tear to upper front edge; brown cloth boards, with bright gilt titles to spine, are clean and crisp. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, page-ends very slightly dust-marked but text and illustrations by the author are clean and clear throughout." View more info

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An Illustrated History Of Carts and Wagons

By: John Vince

Price: £15.95

Publisher: Spurbooks Ltd: 1975

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 131198

ISBN: ISBN 090287554X

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1975, with clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a fair dj - dj complete but torn and repaired to rear cover, spine faded and edges rubbed; original cloth boards, with bright gilt titles to spine, are clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations - brief gift inscription to front pastedown hidden by front dj flap; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Science In Agriculture; A Discussion of Scientific Principles In Their Relation To Farm Practice (adapted for the use of schools and colleges)

By: John W. Paterson

Price: £9.95

Publisher: "Longman, Green and Co.": 1945

Seller ID: 130195

Condition: Good


"Second edition hardback, 1945, with no jacket. In overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - original green cloth boards tanned to spine and rubbed to edges. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - signature to front pastedown; slight toning to page-ends but text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Farmer At His Work

By: John Y. Beaty

Price: £19.95

Publisher: "Akron, Ohio", The Saalfield Publishing Company: 1933

Seller ID: 140843

Condition: Good


"Large format paperback edition with illustrated card covers, 1933, in overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers slightly mottled and rubbed to edges with a couple of light creases. Internally clean. Stapled binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; light toning but text and lovely period photographs bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Tobacco Kingdom: Plantation, Market, and Factory in Virginia and North Carolina, 1800-1860

By: Joseph Clarke Robert

Price: £59.95

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University Press: 1938

Seller ID: 190007

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1938, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dust jacket with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed and tanned to spine and edges with a couple of small chips (now protected); brown cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; light tanning to page-ends but text, illustrated endpapers, maps and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. s View more info

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Along The Lemon: The Life Story of a Devon River

By: Judy Chard

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Bossiney Books: 1978

Seller ID: 121190

ISBN: ISBN 0906456029

Condition: Very Good


"First edition paperback, 1978, in overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - cover slightly faded. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - mark to reverse of front cover where owner's name and address label has been removed, text and photographs clean and clear throughout." View more info

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A New Zealand Trout Stream: Some Facts And Figures

By: K. Radway Allen

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand Marine Department: 1952

Seller ID: 140616

Condition: Good


"Paperback Fisheries Bulletin No. 10A, 1952, in overall good to very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - covers lightly toned and rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Hunting Of The Hare

By: Lionel R. Woolner

Price: £14.95

Publisher: J. A. Allen & Co. Ltd: 1971

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 140639

ISBN: ISBN 0851311229

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1971, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - white dj sligtly toned and rubbed to edges; green cloth boards generally clean and crisp with a couple of corners gently rounded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; toning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes: Shooting. Field and Covert.

By: Lord Walsingham and Sir Ralph Payne-Gallwey

Price: £30.00

Publisher: "Longmans, Green": 1902

Seller ID: 110783

Condition: Good


"Seventh impression of 1902 reprint - hardback with no jacket. In overall very good condition. Tan cloth boards with illustrated front cover are generally good - a few marks and wear to edges - with a 1 inch bump to upper rear rh corner. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions. This title is profusely illustrated by A. J. Stuart-Wortley, Harper Pennington, C. Whymper, J. H. Oswald Brown and G. B. Lodge. A little tanning to page ends and just the hint of some slight foxing to a couple of prelims, but text and illustrations very clean throughout. This is a lovely book." View more info

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Bridle Wise. A Key to Better Hunters - Better Ponies

By: Lt. Col. S. G. Goldschmidt

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Country Life: 1927

Seller ID: 110774

Condition: Very Good


"First Edition, Second Impresion hardback with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition. DJ is tatty to edges with 1 inch loss to spine head, a smaller loss to spine tail and several chips and tears, some of which have been closed. Buff boards are a little soiled but red titles still bright. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions. Some minor age-spotting to page ends and to a few pages, but text, plates and illustrations, very clean throughout." View more info

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Family Servants and Visitors: The Farm Household in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Devon

By: Mary Bouquet

Price: £34.95

Publisher: Geo Books: 1985

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121409

ISBN: ISBN 086094185X

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1985, with no jacket as published. In overall very good condition - laminated boards nice and clean with very slight fading to spine and corners a touch rounded. Internally very clean. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name very small and neat to ffep; text and maps crisp and clear throughout." View more info

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The Game Shot's Vade Mecum

By: Michael Brander

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black: 1971

Seller ID: 131668

ISBN: ISBN 0713603240

Condition: Very Good


"Hardback reprint, 1971, with clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - slight rubbing to edges, dj now protected in removeable clear vinyl wrapper. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Peterborough Royal Foxhound Show: A History

By: Michael Clayton

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Quiller Press: 2006

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 140724

ISBN: ISBN 1904057888

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback with an introduction by HRH The Prince Of Wales, 2006, with clipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges with several small scratches; blue cloth boards generally clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Shooting Game

By: Michael Kemp

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black: 1980

Seller ID: 161712

ISBN: ISBN 0713620668

Condition: Very Good


"Second edition hardback, 1980, with laminated boards and no jacket. In overall very good used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage - spine a touch faded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name to ffep; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Early Agricultural Machinery

By: Michael Partridge

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Hugh Evelyn: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190998

ISBN: ISBN 0238788202

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1969, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dust jacket with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dust jacket rubbed to edges with several repairs (now protected). Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; text and beautiful illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Steeplechasing & Foxhunting

By: Michael Seth-Smith (editor)

Price: £11.95

Publisher: New English Library: 1977

Seller ID: 121501

Condition: Very Good


"First NEL edition hardback, 1977, with clipped jacket. In overall good condition with the usual signs of handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges, closed tear to spine tail; original black cloth boards worn to spine tail. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions; text and plates clean and clear throughout" View more info

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Soil Survey Of Great Britain: Field Handbook

By: Mr E. Crompton and the Soil Survey Staff

Price: £29.95

Publisher: The Soil Survey of Great Britain: 1960

Seller ID: 160670

Condition: Fair


"Revised hardback edition, 1960, with no jacket. In overall fair-to-good used condition with some minor signs of age, handling and storage - original brown cloth boards stained to corners. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read - boards slightly splayed; no annotations or inscriptions - Slapton Ley Field Centre stamp to title page; toning to page-ends but text bright and clear throughout. Slight musty odour but a still very useable reading or study copy of this apparently scarce title. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

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Farm Buildings

By: Nicholas H. Noton

Price: £14.95

Publisher: College of Estate Management: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 161467

ISBN: ISBN 0902132733

Condition: Good


"First edition large format (215mm x 300mm) hardback, 1982, with laminated boards and no jacket as published. In overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - boards faded to spine and edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text, diagrams and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info