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Agricultural Almanac, for the Year of Our Lord 1894, Being the Second After Leap Year, and Until the 4th of July, the 118th of American Indepenedence

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lancaster, Pa, John Baer's Sons: 1893

Seller ID: 14159

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


[69th Volume]. [36] pages; calendars; illustrated paper wrapper ( 6 3/4 x 8 3/8 inch) with minor missing chips along the edges. An almanac centered in the Pennsylvania 'Dutch' country of Lancaster, Pa. Standard fare of agricultural information, calendars, and basic farm advice. Very good clean copy. View more info

Notes on the Osteology and Myology of the Domestic Fowl, (Gallus Domesticus,) for the Use of Colleges and Schools of Comparative Anatomy and for the Independent Zoological Student.

By: Vaughan, Victor C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Sheehan and Company: 1876

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019449

Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's green pebble cloth binding. Ex-library. 5" x 7 7/8." 116 pages, complete. Black and white diagrams and illustrations, complete. Gilt lettering on front cover. Impressed decorations and border on front and back covers. Pages are clean; binding is tight. Binding is chipped on the top of the spine. A textbook on the bone and muscle structures of domestic fowl. View more info

Selected List of References Relating to Irrigation in California.

By: Venable, Reid.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California, College of Agriculture: 1923

Seller ID: 9683

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Agricultural Experiment Station, Circular No. 260. 62 pages, appendix, paper wrapper. Annotated bibliography of literature relating to irrigation in California. Covers annual reports to yearbooks by Department of Agriculture, Congress, Department of Commerce and Labor, Governors' Conference, Department of Interior, and Societies and Organizations. View more info

Color Changes and Structure of the Skin of Anolis Carolinensis; X (cover title)

By: von Geldern, Charles E.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: San Francisco, California Academy of Sciences: 1921

Seller ID: 4283

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


40-page booklet. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Fourth Series, Vol. X, No. 10, pp. 77-117, pls. 7-9, February 12, 1921. Small inked stamp imprint, and ink notations, on front cover. Page edges uncut. Some unopened pages. California State Library, Sacramento, lending slip laid in with last due date of April 3, 1974. From the author's opening works: "The Anolis carolinensis, or so-called Florida Chameleon, belongs to the family Iguanidae and is in n... View more info

Life History and Ecology of the White-Throated Wood Rat, Neotoma Albigula Albigula Hartley, in Relatio to Grazing in Arizona.

By: Vorhies, Charles T., And Walter P. Taylor.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona, University of Arizona, College of Agriculture: 1940

Seller ID: 9846

Condition: Collectible-Fine


Technical Bulletin No. 86. Pages 455-529, illustrations, tables, bibliography. Everything you would want to know about wood rats and the problems they cause to grazing stock in Arizona. Fine clean copy. View more info

Life History of the Kangaroo Rat: Dipodomys Spectabilis Spectabilis, Merriam.

By: Vorhies, Charles T., And Walter P. Taylor.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1922

Seller ID: 11577

Condition: Collectible-Fine


'US Department of Agriculture, Bulletin No. 1091'. 40 pages; illustrations, maps; bibliography; tan paper wrapper. Joseph Grinnell's former copy, signed on the top of the front cover in ink. History of the Kangaroo Rat, its habitat, burrow systems, enemies, abundance and summary. Evidence of a slight fold along the lower right side of the pamphlet. View more info

Notitia Venatica : a Treatise on Fox-Hunting : Embracing the General Management of Hounds and Diseases of Dogs Including Distemper and Rabies; Also Kennel Lameness, Its Cause and Cure

By: Vyner, Robert T.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, England, Rudolph Ackermann: 1847

Seller ID: 14125

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


New Edition, Revised, Corrected, and Enlarged. ix, 172 pages; illustrations; rebound in 3/4 leather binding (minor wear along the edges). Original leather spine laid down on front flyleaf, former owner's bookplate on inside cover. Contents include general introduction on dogs and hounds; kennels - design and construction; types of food for hounds; illness and disease; treatment of young hounds; information on foxes and best way to hunt for them with dogs. Very good clean... View more info

Egg Farming In California.

By: Weeks, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Palo Alto, Calif., Weeks Poultry Farm: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018530

Condition: Fine


Circa 1920. Original blue cloth with a color illustration of Charles Weeks and a poultry farm on the front cover. Red and blue lettering on the front cover. 6 1/4 X 9 1/4 inches. 144 pages. Copy contains 78 black and white photographs, 2 black and white maps and 2 black and white illustrations. Weeks (1847-1931) was born in Indiana and moved to Palo Alto in 1909 to create a new poultry farm. There he created the "Weeks Poultry Method". A previous owner, "Linn... View more info

Sheep Farming in America

By: Wing, Joseph E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago., The Breeder's Gazette: 1912

Edition: Third Edition.

Seller ID: 3843

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


New and enlarged (3d) edition. Illustrations. Gilt lettering and decoration on front cover and spine. 368 pages. Lacks front end paper. Tear to bottom edge of page15 and side edge of 281. Chapters include: Fine Wool Breeds; Mutton Breeds; Selection and Management; Care of the Ewe and Young Lamb; Summer Care and Management; Washing, Shearing and Marking; Flock Husbandry in the Western States; Western Lamb Feeding; Diseases of Sheep; Angora and Milking Goats; etc. View more info

Four-Footed Americans and Their Kin

By: Wright, Mabel Osgood

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016407

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Publisher's green cloth binding with illustration of wolf stalking a deer on front in white, silver and brown. Rubbing, top corner bumped. Some splitting of spine. Inscription on front fly leaf, "W. M. Babcock Jr. July 27ty, 1899 From Grandma Babcock". 432 pages with 71 illustrations. Mabel Osgood Wright (1859-1934) was an American nature writer who was best known for her works on birds. This volume is an overview of North American mammals. View more info