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Category: All Categories: Agriculture: Farming History
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1.
[Debra Lindsay, Anne Morton - general and assoc. eds.) Kelcey, Barbara E. and Angela E. Davis (eds.)  
A Great Movement Underway: Women and The Grain Grower' Guide 1908-1928 (Volume XII, Manitoba Record Society Publications)

Publisher: Winnipeg: Manitoba Record Society, 1997.
Hard bound, first edition, 253pp includes index. As new/fine/unread in near fine dust jacket. 550 grams. Contact us for other volumes in the Manitoba Record Society Publications series, which we have multiple copies of. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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2.
Benson, Ezra Taft.  
FARMERS AT THE CROSS ROADS.
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Publisher: NY: Devin-Adair Company (1956).
First Edition. Written by Eisenhower's Secretary of Agriculture, Ezra Benson discusses the "present and future position of the American farmer, and the farmer's relation to the rest of our economy, to the Federal Government, and to the world." 107p: black/white frontispiece, graphs; 21cm. Glossary. 281g. Book: Near Fine (clean, bright, and tight; name front endpaper). Dustjacket: Near Very Good (slight edgewear with one short tear, some discolouration). Yellow cloth hardcover. Book condition: Near Fine. Jacket condition: Near Very Good.

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3.
Binnie-Clark, Georgina with Susan Jackel (introd.)  
Wheat and Woman

Publisher: Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1979.
ISBN: 0802063861 Trade paperback, edition not stated, illustrated with plates, 313pp. Previous owner name blocked out top of credits page and booksale stamp to side edge else clean and tight - a very good copy. 480 grams. Two copies available. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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4.
Binnie-Clark, Georgina with Susan Jackel (introd.)  
Wheat and Woman

Publisher: Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1979.
ISBN: 0802063861 Trade paperback, edition not stated, illustrated with plates, 313pp. A very good or better copy. 480 grams. Two copies available. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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5.
Binnie-Clark, Georgina with Susan Jackel (introd.)  
Wheat and Woman

Publisher: Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1979.
ISBN: 0802063861 Trade paperback, edition not stated, 313pp. Heavily cocked with loose signature beginning of Chapter 4 (Pp31-36). Internally clean. Fair overall. 520 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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6.
Butterworth, Dan  
WAITING FOR RAIN

Publisher: Algonquin Books Chapel Hill, NC 1992.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; One farmer's struggle to hold on to a vanishing American dream.

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7.
Butterworth, Dan  
WAITING FOR RAIN

Publisher: Algonquin Books Chapel Hill, NC 1992.
Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; One farmer's struggle to hold on to a vanishing American dream. ; Trade PB; 226 pages

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8.
Cochrane, Jean  
Down on the Farm: Childhood Memories of Farming in Canada

Publisher: Calgary: Fifth House, 1996,.
oblong wraps, illustrated w/photos, 169pp inc. references. As new in card covers.

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9.
Crevecoeur, J Hector St. John De  
LETTERS FROM AN AMERICAN FARMER An 18th Century Thoreau Writes of the NewWorld

Publisher: Fox, Duffield & Company New York NY 1904.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Bookplate. Edgewear. Paper label is worn ; With a Prefotory Note by W. P. Trent and an Introduction by Ludwig Lewisohn. ; 355 pages

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10.
Daciw, M., W. I. Carr and A.W. Strutinsky et al  
100 Years of Agriculture in Manitoba 1881-1980; A Statistical Profile
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Publisher: Winnipeg: Manitoba Agriculture, 1980.
ISBN: 0886300002 Paper bound, edition not stated, illustrated, 128pp. Very good. 272 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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11.
Fitchen, Janet M.  
Endangered Spaces, Enduring Places: Change, Identity, and Survival in Rural America

Publisher: Boulder: Westview Press, 1991.
ISBN: 0813311152 Trade paper bound, first edition, 314pp includes references and index. Very good. 460 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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12.
Gay, Carl Warren  
Productive horse husbandry, (Lippincott's farm manuals)
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Publisher: J.B. Lippincott company 1932-01-01.
Condition: Good. Unknown Binding. 4th. GOOD. Brown illustrated cloth boards, bagged for protection, approx. 6'' x 8.5'', small bumps to corners, hinge split beginning to form at half-title page, shelf wear.

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13.
Harris, Lement, Illustrated by: B&W Photos  
FROM PEASANTRY TO POWER FARMING: The Story of Soviet Agriculture

Publisher: National Council of American-Soviet Friendship New York 1968.
Photographic printed paper wraps. 63 pages with B&W photos. A history of USSR farming from Lenin to Kosygin. A close loook at collective farming. Faint soil and light wear to covers, all else clean and tight. First Edition Paperbound Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Booklet

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14.
Heiney, Paul  
Pulling Punches: A Traditional Farming Year

Publisher: Ipswich: Farming Press, 1994,.
ISBN: 0852362838 Paper bound, 2nd edition, illustrated with colour plates, 191pp includes appendixes. New/fine/unread. 275 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Appr.: | AUD 15.10 CAD 14.30 EUR 9.52 GBP 6.97 JPY 1,080.00 MXN 135.00 ZAR 135.00 

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15.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Black and White Photos  
FACE OF RURAL AMERICA

Publisher: Department of Agriculture Washington, DC 1976.
Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; 1976 Yearbook of Agriculture

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16.
Ivins, Lester S.; and Winship, A.E, Illustrated by: B&W Photos and Portraits  
FIFTY FAMOUS FARMERS

Publisher: Macmillan and Company New York 1925.
Brown cloth hardcover, embossed, gilt spine titles. 407 pages, illustrated with B&W photos and reproductions of portraits. 50 farmers who invented the tools and practices on which modern agriculture is based, including Carl Laval - John Deere - Eli Whitney - Amos Root - Cyrus McCormick and many others. Moderate edgewear, corners slightly bumped, pencil note on front pastedown relevant to original purchase of the book. Small ink spot on front pastedown, glue shadows on pastedowns from binding process. Internally very clean and sound otherwise. BIOG 2883 Second Printing No Dust Jacket Hard Cover Good Condition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Agriculture

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17.
Jenkins, Phil  
Fields of Vision: A Journey to Canada's Family Farms

Publisher: Toronto: Mcclelland & Stewart, 1991,.
Hard bound, first edition, illustrated with 32pp of full colour photographs by Ken Ginn. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Appr.: | AUD 15.73 CAD 14.90 EUR 9.91 GBP 7.26 JPY 1,125.00 MXN 140.63 ZAR 140.63 

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18.
MacEwan, Grant  
Harvest of Bread

Publisher: Saskatoon: Prairie Books, 1969,.
hard bound, 1st edition, illustrated with plates, 180pp inc. references and index. ex-library. Very good in Very good dust jacket in mylar.

Appr.: | AUD 15.05 CAD 14.25 EUR 9.48 GBP 6.94 JPY 1,076.00 MXN 134.50 ZAR 134.50 

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19.
Malik, Abdul  
Agricultural Development in Pakistan: Past, Present, and Future

Publisher: Toronto: Social Sciences and Humanities Press, 1988,.
Paper bound, 1st edition, illustrated w/tables, 180pp inc. bibliography & indexes. Block moderately waved with front cover fanned out at side edge else Very good

Appr.: | AUD 31.47 CAD 29.80 EUR 19.82 GBP 14.52 JPY 2,250.00 MXN 281.25 ZAR 281.25 

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20.
Milano, Ducato. Vicaro  
Prima Pianta, e Disegno formato del Treino Colonico in diversi pubblici sperimenti reconosciuto

Publisher: Milano, Ducato [1714-1716].
[4], [3], [3] p.; 30 cm. Three printed documents relating to experiments with a new design for a plow, invented by the Marchese D. Alessandro del Bosso and intended to reduce illness among oxen. stock#Flat0054 (hurley). Vg

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21.
Owen, Wendy (Ed.)  
The Wheat King: The Selected Letters and Papers of A.J. Cotton, 1888-1913

Publisher: Winnipeg: Manitoba Record Society, 1985,.
hard bound, 1st edition, illustrated, 166pp, index. Short tear to dust jacket front top at spine else Very good in very good. Signed 'to Arnold Naimark from the editor, Wendy Owen' on titlepage. Arnold Naimark was then president of the University of Manitoba.

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22.
Owen, Wendy (Ed.)  
The Wheat King: The Selected Letters and Papers of A.J. Cotton, 1888-1913 (Volume VIII, Manitoba Record Society Publications)

Publisher: Winnipeg: Manitoba Record Society, 1985.
Hard bound, first edition, illustrated, 166pp includes index. As new/fine/unread. 550 grams. Multiple copies of this title available. Contact us for other Fine/unread volumes in the Manitoba Record Society Publications series. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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23.
Rennie, Bradford James  
The Rise of Agrarian Democracy: The United Farmers and Farm Women of Alberta, 1909-1921

Publisher: Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000,.
ISBN: 0802048471 Hard bound, blue cloth, illustrated with plates, extensively referenced, 282pp includes index. Bright gilt lettering to spine and front board. Near fine/-- (no dust jacket). 584 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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24.
Robinson, Solon, 1803-1880  
Facts for Farmers; Also for the Family Circle. A Variety of Rich Materials for All Land-Owners...
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Publisher: NY, A. J. Johnson, 1869.
Two volumes: xi, 1098 p., 22 leaves of plates, illus.; 26 cm. Title continues: about domestic animals and domestic economy, farm buildings, gardens, orchards and vineyards, and all farm crops, tools, fences, fertilization, draining and irrigation. With an appendix on the diseases and cures of domestic animals, a choice selection of reliable and indispensable law forms, and tables calculating interest at any rate per cent. required. Edited by Solon Robinson. Each plate accompanied by leaf with explanatory letterpress. We had a binder replace the spine with good leather, preserving the original stampings; the two top panels of Vol. 2 are replaced in photocopy; Very Good. Stock#OB1002.

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25.
Russenholt, E.S.  
Grains of History

Publisher: Saskatoon: Modern Press, n.d.,.
Paper bound, edition not stated, 4to, illustrated, 39pp. Inscribed and signed by author on title page. Very good. 165 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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26.
Schnaenzer, J. P., Illustrated by: B&W Photos, Drawings, and Diagrams  
RURAL ELECTRIFICATION

Publisher: The Bruce Publishing Company New York 1935.
Light brown cloth with black titles and power-pole design on cover. 266 pages, illustrated with B&W photos, diagrams, and drawings. Published expressly for the use of vocational agriculture teachers in high schools at a time when electricity was just coming to many rural areas. Many of the electrical cooperatives formed at that time are still operating today. Text covers electricity in farm homes, barns, and outbuildings and numerous applications for equipment, dairy, poultry houses, water supply, etc. This was a turning point in American agriculture. Cover corners worn through, wear at spine ends, internally clean and sharp. Apparent First Edition No Dust Jacket Hard Cover Good Plus 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

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27.
Sloane, Eric  
Eric Sloane's America

Publisher: Galahad Books New York, NY 1982.
112/107/123 pp, blu bds w/gilt lettering, dj black w/white lettering w/color illustrated front panel. The book was originally published in three volumes as American Barns & Covered Bridges, Our Vanishing Landscape and American Yesterday. A panorama of Americana, author shows reader how to appreciate the past. Reprint Very Good- Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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28.
Streeter, John Williams  
THE FAT OF THE LAND: The Story of an American Farm

Publisher: The Macmillan Co., New York: 1904.
Hardcover, 8vo, brown cloth with white decorations and gilt titles. 406 pp. An account of an experiement in agriculture by a northeastern family. This volume is ex-library, ffep missing, library stamps and pocket remains on rear paste down plus a few other discrete library marks; lower corners slightly bumped, head and tail show wear. Heck, it's an interesting book anyway, and the cover and spine are very attractive with an early Art Deco design featuring stalks of grain. Hard Cover Ex-Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

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