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Image for The Complete Farmer : or A Dictionary of Husbandry in all its branches containing the various methods of Cultivating and Improving every Species of Land

The Complete Farmer : or A Dictionary of Husbandry in all its branches containing the various methods of Cultivating and Improving every Species of Land

By: A Society of Gentlemen

Price: £235.00

Publisher: printed for the authors: 1766

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 187248

Condition: Poor


hardback, folio, 1st edition, backstrip perished leaving cords, paper largely gone from boards which are rubbed to all extremities, lacking before frontis, frontis loose, title page present but with details of a previous owner [Nora Feehan, July 27th 1943, late teacher of Tyrelspass Girls School, now farmer with a broken hip mended for Good : Blessed Oliver Plunket, Martyr, His help invoked], one central gahering worked almost loose, some plates loose but present, unpaginated, plate XXIV water stained to bottom corner, 27 copper engraved plates, sold as a rebinding copy. A Heavy volume which m... View more info

Image for Lake and Loch Fishing for Salmon & Sea Trout

Lake and Loch Fishing for Salmon & Sea Trout

By: Adamson, W A

Price: £16.95

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 227243

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a price clipped pictorial dust wrapper that is rubbed lightly along top edge, brief gift inscription to a previous owner else the text remains unmarked, maps to endpaper, b&w illustrations, 174pp View more info

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From A Countryman's Diary

By: Agnew, Richard

Price: £6.50

Publisher: The Countryman: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 226808

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, small light stain to fore-edge o/w very good in a rubbed and chipped pictorial dust jacket that has some gummed paper reinforcement to verso, b&w illustrations, 184pp View more info

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From A Countryman's Diary

By: Agnew, Richard

Price: £6.50

Publisher: The Countryman: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 227046

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a rubbed and chipped pictorial price clipped dust jacket that has some gummed paper reinforcement to verso, b&w illustrations, 184pp View more info

Image for Game Guns and Rifles : From Percussion to Hammerless Ejector in Britain

Game Guns and Rifles : From Percussion to Hammerless Ejector in Britain

By: Akehurst, Richard

Price: £9.15

Publisher: G Bell & Sons: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 221998

ISBN: 0713515287

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, grey cloth lettered red and gilt to spine, lacking dust wrapper, cloth part faded and leading top corner of upper board lightly rubbed to edge, a tightly bound copy, text unmarked and clean, b&w plates, 176pp View more info

Image for Time I was Dead - Pages from My Autobiography

Time I was Dead - Pages from My Autobiography

By: Aldin, Cecil

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 226982

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, red cloth lettered gilt to spine, small splash mark to upper board, lacks dust wrapper, dated signature of a previous owner together with a trace of a label to front free endpaper else the text remains unmarked and clean, the binding is tight, colour frontis, colour plates, b&w plates & illustrations, 389pp View more info

Image for Ambridge - An English Village through the Ages

Ambridge - An English Village through the Ages

By: Aldridge, Jennifer & Tregorran, John

Price: £7.00

Publisher: The Borchester Press: 1981

Seller ID: 172021

ISBN: 0413483509

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, a very good copy in a very good dust wrapper, b&w plates,. 150pp View more info

Image for The Quiet Revolution social change in a Sussex Village 1871-1971

The Quiet Revolution social change in a Sussex Village 1871-1971

By: Ambrose, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Sussex University Press: 1974

Seller ID: 171810

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a few scattered marginal markings o/w very good in a chipped & lightly discoloured dust wrapper dust wrapper, b&w plates, charts etc, 235pp View more info

Image for St Fagan's Castle and Other Exhibits, an illustrated handbook

St Fagan's Castle and Other Exhibits, an illustrated handbook

By: Anon

Price: £9.65

Publisher: National Museum of Wales: 1949

Seller ID: 210378

Condition: Good


stapled paperback, booklet, mounted print to front cover, central leaf pulled from rusted staples o/w a very good copy, signature of a previous owner, b&w photographic illustrations, 19pp View more info

Image for Wild Sports of the West with Legendary Tales and Local Sketches (two volumes)

Wild Sports of the West with Legendary Tales and Local Sketches (two volumes)

By: Anon : by the author of 'Stories of Waterloo' [William Hamilton Marshall]

Price: £128.00

Publisher: Richard Bentley: 1833

Edition: new and revised edition

Seller ID: 220407

Condition: Very Good


hardback, two volumes complete, 12mo, later binding in red half morocco, red cloth sides, top edges gilt, later endpapers, a very good tightly bound set, foxing to the plates but text clean and unmarked, binding tight, xvi + 306 & ix + 323 pp, 5 lithographic plates, 4 vignettes. View more info

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Philandering Angler

By: Applin, Arthur

Price: £16.95

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 226609

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, red cloth lettered black to spine, light water stain to bottom edge of upper board & light to bottom corners of the endpapers, a tightly bound copy, sporadic foxing, the dust wrapper is torn with losses at head and tail of spine & is now protected in a non-adhesive archival film sleeve, illustrated by Watkins-Pitchford, 176pp View more info

Image for Hawthorn Hedge Country

Hawthorn Hedge Country

By: Archer, Fred

Price: £5.85

Publisher: The Country Book Club: 1972

Seller ID: 226987

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, some faint edge foxing else a very good tightly bound copy in a chipped and creased pictorial dust wrapper that has some gummed paper reinforcement to verso, the text remains unmarked, b&w plates, 188pp View more info

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The Countryman Cottage Life Book

By: Archer, Fred (editor)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 186848

ISBN: 0715365800

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, previous owner details on front pastedown have been inked through but o/w a very good copy in a lightly rubbed dust jacket, b&w illustrations, 199pp View more info

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The Countryman Cottage Life Book

By: Archer, Fred (editor)

Price: £6.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 197910

ISBN: 0715365800

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound clean and unmarked copy in a very good pictorial dust jacket that is enclosed within a non-adhesive clear film sleeve, b&w illustrations, 199pp View more info

Image for Rural France : the people, places and character of the Frenchman's France

Rural France : the people, places and character of the Frenchman's France

By: Ardagh, John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Century: 1983

Seller ID: 189149

ISBN: 0712601015

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, a very good tightly bound copy in a price clipped dust jacket, coloured and b&w images throughout, 224pp View more info

Image for An Angler's Paradise and how to obtain it

An Angler's Paradise and how to obtain it

By: Armistead, J J

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Angler Ltd: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 220435

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, red cloth lettered gilt, spine a little sunned, tiny nick at head of spine, watermark to tail end of closed fore-edge, a tightly bound copy, spotting to pre-lims, text unmarked and clean, b&w plates and illustrations, 304pp View more info

Image for The Painted Stream - a River Warden's Life

The Painted Stream - a River Warden's Life

By: Armstrong, Robin

Price: £7.50

Publisher: J M Dent & Sons: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 185224

ISBN: 0460047027

Condition: Very Good


hardback, tall 8vo, a very good copy in a very good dust jacket, illustrated in colour & b&w, 157pp View more info

Image for A Sussex Life : Memories of Gilbert Sargent, Countryman

A Sussex Life : Memories of Gilbert Sargent, Countryman

By: Arthur, Dave

Price: £8.95

Publisher: David & Charles: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 208571

ISBN: 0712620370

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, b&w plates & illustrations, 125pp View more info

Image for A Salmon Fisher's Odyssey : Rivers and Reflections

A Salmon Fisher's Odyssey : Rivers and Reflections

By: Ashley-Cooper, John

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Flyfisher's Classic Library: 1996

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 226810

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, octavo, bound in pine green leather and lettered gilt to spine, top edge gilt, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker. Printed in an edition limited to 500 copies, a clean and unmarked copy with a tight binding, & colour plates, 64 text photographs, 352pp View more info

Image for Letters to Young Fly-Fishers

Letters to Young Fly-Fishers

By: Aston, Sir George (George Southcote)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Philip Allan & Co: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 227991

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, blue cloth lettered black to a dulled spine, some light spotting else a good tightly bound copy, brief gift inscription to a previous owner, b&w frontis, b&w illustrations, 153pp View more info

Image for Mixed Farming and Mudled Thinking an anlysis of current agricultural policy

Mixed Farming and Mudled Thinking an anlysis of current agricultural policy

By: Astor, Viscout & Rowntree, B Seebohm

Price: £6.00

Publisher: MacDonald: 1946

Seller ID: 202563

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, foxing o/w a good tightly bound copy in a lightly rubbed and age-toned dust wrapper, 143pp View more info

Image for Along Country Lines : Exploring the Rural Railways of Yesterday

Along Country Lines : Exploring the Rural Railways of Yesterday

By: Atterbury, Paul

Price: £8.65

Publisher: David & Charles: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 219703

ISBN: 071532201X

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, quarto, 11" x 9", pictorial glazed boards, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour & b&w illustrations, 256pp View more info

Image for Country Railways

Country Railways

By: Atterbury, Paul & Burgum, Ian

Price: £5.40

Publisher: Phoenix: 1997

Seller ID: 171071

ISBN: 1857999193

Condition: Very Good


a very good paperback copy, col'd plates, 160pp View more info

Image for Country Railways

Country Railways

By: Atterbury, Paul & Burgum, Ian

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1997

Seller ID: 172637

ISBN: 0297835653

Condition: Very Good


rectangular 4to, a very good copy in a creased dust wrapper, col'd photographic plates, 160pp View more info

Image for The Fisherman's Bedside Book

The Fisherman's Bedside Book

By: B B ([Denys Watkins-Pitchford]

Price: £7.65

Publisher: Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1950

Seller ID: 226981

Condition: Good


hardback, small octavo, blue cloth with gilt vignette to upper board, lettered gilt to spine, notable foxing else a good tightly bound copy in a worn age-toned dust wrapper that has some paper reinforcement to verso, the text remains unmarked, b&w illustrations, 568pp View more info

Image for Withy, Rush & Reed A Somerset levels Legacy

Withy, Rush & Reed A Somerset levels Legacy

By: Bagias, Caroline

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Halsgrove: 2003

Seller ID: 166873

ISBN: 1841142891

Condition: Near Fine


4to, black cloth lettered gilt to spine, a near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper, b&w photographic plates, 224pp View more info

Image for The English Village Green

The English Village Green

By: Bailey, Brian

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Guild Publishing: 1985

Seller ID: 171601

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, gift inscription to previous owners on title page o/w very good in a very good dust wrapper, col'd & b&w plates, 223pp View more info

Image for Come Fishing and Shooting, a book for young sportsmen

Come Fishing and Shooting, a book for young sportsmen

By: Bailey, Major Vivian

Price: £6.85

Publisher: George G Harrap: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 227003

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, some light foxing else a tightly bound copy, splash mark to final page else with a clean and unmarked text, price clipped pictorial dust wrapper is soiled and chipped with some paper repairs to verso, colour frontis, 8 half-tone plates, 142pp View more info

Image for Folk, Fish and Fun

Folk, Fish and Fun

By: Balfour, Harold

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Terence Dalton: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 226907

ISBN: 0900963859

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly rubbed pictorial dust wrapper, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w illustrations, 106pp View more info

Image for Flying Salmon

Flying Salmon

By: Balfour-Kinnear, G P R

Price: £36.85

Publisher: Adam and Charles Black: 1947

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 220657

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good dust wrapper that is slightly rubbed at head, text clean and unmarked, b&w plates, xi + 196pp View more info