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1 ALL ABOUT HORSES
Secaucus, New Jersey Chartwell Books Inc. 1976 0890090521 / 9780890090527 Cloth Good No Jacket Horses Size: Approx. 9" x 11 3/4" Color Photographs 
Foreword by Ann Moore.mild soiling to covers. 3/4" stain to front cover & several much smaller ones. otherwise book is Very Good.owner's name stamped on half title p. Otherwise interior is tight, clean. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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2 Aaker, Jerry (edited by) Livestock for a Small Earth: The Role of Animals in a Just and Sustainable World
Santa Ana, California, U.S.A. Seven Locks Press 1994 0929765281 / 9780929765280 Softcover Very Good+ Farm Animals Size: Approx. 8 1/2 " x 11" Drawings 
"...a guide for creating and maintaining successful development projects in rural areas of the world, based on animal agriculture, careful attention to existing ecosystems, and the unique concept of 'passing on the gift.'" Publication of Heifer Project International. 111 pp. Oversize paperback with rubbed corners and edges, crease to bottom front cover. Interior clean, tight. Book in VG+ condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Amadon, R.S. THE OX STOMACH. Some Facts which Cattle Owners Should Know
Fargo, North Dakota North Dakota Agricultural College 1926 Wraps Very Good+ Farm Animals Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4" Figures(drawings), Photographs 
1926. Bulletin 196. North Dakota Agricultural College. 16 pp. Very light wear to paper covers. Interior tight and clean. 
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4 Davenport, C. B. INHERITANCE IN POULTRY
Washington Carnegie Institution 1906 Soft Covers Good+ Farm Animals Size: Approx. 7 " x 10 " Plates 
Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, No. 52. Papers of the Station for Experimental Evolution, No. 7. 137 pp. 17 b/w plates. Ex. library with identification numbers on bottom spine, front cover, and back title page, and library stamp on front free endpaper. Covers are browning and chipped along edges and corners, front cover is starting to separate from spine, marks to cover faces, creasing to spine. Interior is tight. Pamphlet in Good+ condition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Hayes, Rutherford B. MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, COMMUNICATING, IN ANSWER TO A SENATE RESOLUTION OF JUNE 17, 1878, INFORMATION ON THE SUBJECT OF SHEEP-HUSBANDRY
Washington Government Printing Office 1879 Paperbound Very Good Farm Animals Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Plates 
45th Congress, 3d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 25. January 14, 1879 -- Read, referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and ordered to be printed. Also included is Sheep Husbandry in the South, Prepared at the Request of Hon. Alexander H. Stephens, of Georgia, and Others, by John L. Hayes, Secretary of the National Association of Wool Manufacturers, Reprinted from the Bulletin of the National Association of Wool Manufacturers. 130 pp. Three b/w plates of breeds of sheep. Disbound government document. Residue from book remains on spine edge. Creasing along spine. Darker stain to front page near top, but text is still easily legible. Light browning along page edges, otherwise tight and clean. Document in VG condition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 Hopkins, John A. and William G. Murray ELEMENTS OF FARM MANAGEMENT
New York Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1953 Fourth Edition Hard Cover Very Good Farming Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4" Figures 
"...basic principles of production economics in a clear and realistic manner. These principles are applied to practical farm problems as the need for them would arise while organizing and managing a farm." 455 pp. with index. Green cloth covers have gilt lettering and tractor on front cover. Cover corners are bumped and spine edges rubbed. Previous owner's name stamped on both front and back inside covers, on front freepaper, and on a few interior pages. Interior is tight and clean. Overall book in VG condition. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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7 Library of Congress CLASSIFICATION. Class S AGRICULTURE-PLANT AND ANIMAL INDUSTRY
Washington Government Printing Office 1911 Wraps Very Good- Library of Congress Size: Approx. 7 " x 10 " 
Printed as Manuscript. Synopsis includes: Agriculture; General Plant Culture and Horticulture; Forestry; Animal Culture-Cattle, Horses, Sheep, Goats, Swine, Pets, Bee Culture; Fish Culture- Angling by country and Fisheries; and Hunting Sports. 87 pp. includes Index. Brown paper covers. ex.mus. faint stamp on front cover. Mildly soiled covers. Overall covers are Very Good-. ex.mus. stamp on title page, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8 Lowden, Frank O. THE HOLSTEIN-FRIESIAN COW
Chicago The Holstein-Friesian Association of America 1926 Paper Cover Very Good- Farm Animals Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 1/4" Photographs 
"The development of the Holstein cow in America has been truly remarkable and is in itself a final proof of the fecundity and hardiness of the breed." 21 pp. Pamphlet with wear to corners and edges, dirt marks on both front and back cover faces. Interior clean, some minor smudging. Charming images and photographs of America's favorite cow. Pamphlet in VG- condition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Senate MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES (R.B. HAYES) REGARDING "HOG CHOLERA"
1878 Paperbound Very Good Farm Animals Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" Diagram 
45th Congress, 2d Session. Ex. Doc. No. 35. Message from the President...Communicating In answer to a Senate resolution of February 20, 1878, Information in relation to the disease prevailing among swine and other domestic animals. "In Compliance with a resolation of the Senate, adopted on the 20th instant, calling upon me for such information as may be in my possession relative to the disease prevailing among swine, commonly know as "hog cholera"...I have the honor to herewith transmit a large number of letters, from almost every section of the country, relating to this and the many diseases to which all other classes of domestic animals are subject. For some years past the local press, and especially the agricultural journals of the country, have been calling attention to the increase of diseases among farm-stock, and the consequent heavy losses annually sustained by our farmers and stock breeders and growers. I regarded the subject as one of such vast importance to the productive industries of our country, as to demand the immediate attention of this department..." 149 pages. Each page contains numerous testimonies of farmers on the affects of the diseases to their livestock.Table showing number of swine annually raised in the U.S. , the number lost by various diseases and the value of such losses; and the value of all other classes of domesticated animals annually lost by disease. Disbound but intact. Document is clean, tight and Very Good. Famous Americans in document: R. B. Hayes, President; and William G. Le Duc, U.S. Commissioner of Agriculture. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Shultz, Earl N. and Floyd Johnston FEEDING DAIRY COWS FOR PROFIT
Ames, Iowa Iowa State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts 1933 Paper Cover Very Good- Farm Animals Size: Approx. 4 1/2" x 7 3/4" Figures(drawings), Tables, Photographs 
June 1933. Bulletin no. 177 (revised). Iowa State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts. 32 pp. Paper wraps clean, interior tight. Pencil notes written on back inside cover. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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11 U.S. Dept Agriculture TENTH AND ELEVENTH ANNUAL REPORTS OF THE BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY FOR THE FISCAL YEARS 1893 AND 1894
Washington Government Printing Office 1896 Cloth Good to Good+ Animals Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " Tables 
U.S. Dept Agriculture, Bureau of Animal Industry. Contents include Prevalence of Anthrax Among Domesticated Animals. 127 pp., Original black cloth with Gilt title on spine. Rubbing and some discoloration (silverfish?) otherwise covers are Good+. ex.-lib stamps on front free endpaper, otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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12 Wagoner, J. J. History of the Cattle Indusry in Southern Arizona, 1540-1940
Tucson, AZ University of Arizona Press 1952 Paper Cover Very Good to Very Good + Arizona Size: Approx. 6" x 9 " Maps, Charts, Drawings, Tables 
Social Science Bulletin No. 20. Vol XXIII, No. 2 of the University of Arizona Bulletin 132 pp. Maps, charts, Branding illustrations, tables and bibliography. Stiff covers. Tear at front bottom edge, 1"x1/4", otherwise covers are VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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13 Wischhusen, J. F. "MINERALS" IN AGRICULTURE AND IN ANIMAL HUSBANDRY
Cleveland, Ohio Manganese Research & Development Foundation 1946 Paper Cover Very Good Agriculture Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 1/4" 
"The following pages describe other well-known symptoms of acute deficiencies, and some of the functions of the elements commonly referred to as minerals. Their use costs very little, because the need of minerals is based on weight of total feed, and the feeds containing a sufficiency of all essential nutrients, compared with those that are deficient are worth any difference in price." 16 pp. Blue stiff paper covers. Wear to edges and corners, covers are darkened along edges. Interior pages clean, no marks. Pamphlet in VG condition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Woodward, Arthur ROMANCE OF THE BRANDS
Los Angeles Los Angeles County Museum 1949 Paper Cover Very Good- American History Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " 
Leaflet Series, History, No. 7. History of the branding iron. 3 pp. Paper brochue. Wear and browning to pamphlet edges, some creasing, slightly dirty. Pamphlet in VG- condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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15 Xenophon (Translated by Morris H. Morgan) THE ART OF HORSEMANSHIP
London J. A. Allen & Co. 1969 0-85131041-9 / 9780851310411 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Horses Size: Approx. 5 " x 7 1/2" Illustrated 
Translated, with Chapters on the Greek Riding-Horse and with Notes, by Morris H. Morgan, with 34 reproductions of Illustrations of the Horse in classic art. 187 pages with index. Brown cloth covers with gilt title on spine. DJ in VG condition with wear and chipping to edges and corners, small ink spot on front, spine is faded, spine ends are chipped and have small tears. Cover corners and edges are lightly rubbed, some fading to middle of spine, spine ends are bumped. Dirt smudges to page edges. Loose hinges. Interior is tight, clean. Book in VG+ condition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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16 Youatt, William THE COMPLETE GRAZIER; OR, FARMER'S AND CATTLE BREEDER'S AND DEALER'S ASSISTANT
London Cradock and Co. 1846 Eighth Edition Hard Cover Fair Farm Animals Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9 1/4" Illustrated 
A Compendium of Husbandry: Containing Full Instructions relative to the Breeding, Rearing, General Management, and Medical Treatment of Cattle, Horses, Poultry, Sheep, and Swine; -- the Management of the Dairy, and the Arrangement of the Farm Offices, &c. &c. Also a Description of the Newest and Best Agricultural Implements; Directions for the Culture and Management of Grass Land and the Raising of Grain and Root Crops, as well as an Account of the Nutritive Value of these, and of the Various Natural and Artificial Grasses; Sub-Soil, Ploughing, Draining, and Irrigation; and a Detailed Account of the Preparation, Application, and Relative Value of Manures, According to the Latest Authorities. By a Lincolnshire Grazier. Illustrated with 123 Engravings. Eighth Edition: Edited, Enlarged, and Partly Re-Written. 692 pages with index. Brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, edges rubbed, scuffing and soiling to cover faces, joints are torn and separated from covers, spine ends are torn and fraying, some evidence of bug damage to lower spine. Covers are nearly separated from book. Broken hinges. Endpapers are tanning. Previous owner's name and date written on free endpaper. Interior pages are browning along edges, foxing throughout, light tanning to pages. Text is easily legible. Back free endpapers are missing, and last page of advertisements has separated from rest of book. Overall book in Fair to Good- condition. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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