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ALLIS-CHALMERS Model "WC" Tractor Operator's Manual

By: Allis-Chalmers Mfg. Company

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Allis-Chalmers Mfg. Company:

Seller ID: 027536

Condition: Poor


31 pp, tan pages w/illustrations. Operater's manual for the Allis-Chalmers model "WC" tractor. The booklet contains illustrations to familiarize the owner w/the details of construction and principles of operation of the tractor. Has information on the operation, lubrication, tractor speeds, and parts of the tractor. missing covers, creased vertically, pages some soiling, corners folded. View more info

The Trail to Ogallala

By: Capps, Benjamin w/afterword by Graham, Don

Price: $7.86

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian University Press:

Seller ID: 014078

Condition: Near Fine


285 pp, blu-wht SC wraps w/illustrated front, in plastic shrink wrap. The book is number three in the Texas Tradition Series View more info

Farm Corner - a Collection of Little Essays on Nature

By: Combs, Joseph F.

Price: $13.60

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1963

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 025841

Condition: Very Good


ix, 207 pp, green boars w/black lettering & illustration, Inscribed & SIGNED on the ffep. Collection of essays on wild life, nature & life upon the farm laced w/homespun philosophy. some foxing on endpapers & edges, remnants of dj include front flap, rear panel & rear flap. View more info

The Bright Feathers

By: Culp, John H.

Price: $11.86

Publisher: New York, NY, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1968

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 036779

Condition: Very Good


283 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, light brown dj w/black wraparound illustration w/dark brown-black lettering, brown-white illustrated map on the endpapers. The story of young three cowhands and their journey home from Kansas after a 600-mile two-month journey home after a cattle drive. dj price-clipped. View more info

Bobby and Betty in the Country

By: Dopp, Katharine Elizabeth

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Chicago, IL: Rand McNally & Company, 1927: 1927

Seller ID: 029404

Condition: Very Good


224 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/black lettering w/stamped blu-black-brown illustrated front cover, brown illsutrated endpapers. The book presents those phases of country life which have to do with the care of cows and sheep on a farm in the Middle West. slight wear to top & bottom of spine, slight soiling to boards. View more info

Fifty Years of Livestock Research: Illustrated By the Growth of the Research Program of the Moorman Manufacturing Company

By: Elmslie, W. P.

Price: $15.73

Publisher: Hannibal, MO, Western Publishing Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049019

Condition: Very Good


[2], 248 pp, green clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering, white dj w/green lettering. the book tells part of the story of the advances of the past half-century in the animal sciences w/emphasis on the improvements in the nutrition of livestock and poultry. The author discusses research philosophy, feed industriy accomplishments, scientific and trade associations and industry relations with state and federal regulatory agencies. The book is based on the activities of the Moorman Research Department. View more info

The Austin Almanac : and guide to Central Texas

By: Howard, Will and Carol

Price: $18.49

Publisher: Austin, TX, Winter Wheat House: 1982

Seller ID: 003402

Condition: Very Good


55 & 27 pg calendar, pink boards. Book that features history, gardening & business w/a calendar of day-book style, including historical, horticultural & meteorlogical asides, all for the purposes of pleasing & interesting our wonderful & enlightened citizenry, genial neighbors and selected, fortunate passers-by. View more info

The Lee Way Poultry Book - 1937 Edition

By: Lee, Geo. H.

Price: $8.29

Publisher: Omaha, NE, Geo. H. Lee Co.: 1937

Seller ID: 020745

Condition: Very Good


64 pp, blue SC wraps w/black lettering w/hang hole in upper left corner. A practical textbook on poultry diseases prevention and treatment. small wrinkle across bottom front corner, slight rubbing along spine View more info

Cowboy Small

By: Lenski, Lois

Price: $40.38

Publisher: New York, NY, Oxford University Press: 1949

Seller ID: 033032

Condition: Good


unpaginated, grey boards w/brown lettering, brown-black-white illustrated endpapers. The adventures of Cowboy Small as he works on the Bar S ranch. corners worn, prev owner marked on the verso of the front free endpaper. View more info

Horse of a Different Color : Reminiscenses of a Kansas Drover

By: Moody, Ralph

Price: $24.44

Publisher: New York, NY, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 1968

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 049709

Condition: Very Good


272 pp, yellow clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the spine, dj red-yel-blu-brown w/color illustrated front cover & spine, white rear dj panel w/text. The story of Mr. Moody's expereinces as a Kansas livestock dealer, and of people who had the courage and fortitude to wrest a livlihood form that land of killing droughts, searing heat, and violent storms. View more info

Cowboy Arithmetic "Cattle as an Investment"

By: Oppenheimer, Harold L.

Price: $9.35

Publisher: Danville, IL, The Interstate: 1967

Edition: 2nd Edition, 4th Printing

Seller ID: 038915

Condition: Very Good


[10], 226 pp, light orange cloth covered boards w/black-red lettering & illustration. The book presents information about operations concerning cattle breeding, pasture, fee, accidents and comparsion of geographic areas. It has history of the breeds, big spreads, absentee ownership, and the use of government land. He presents ranching as a business and how the market play affects that. prev owner wrote on the ffep. View more info

Cowboy Economics "Rural Land as an Investment"

By: Oppenheimer, Harold L.

Price: $14.88

Publisher: Danville, IL, The Interstate: 1966

Seller ID: 038916

Condition: Very Good


[8], 285 pp, pea green cloth covered boards w/black-red lettering & illustration, light orange dj w/black-red lettering & illustration. . The book presents information about ranching as a way to make money, about roundups and trail drives, feed lots, milk cows and dairy pools. I covers the economics of land ownership, buying or selling a ranch. Evaulates resident management, cost accounting on a breeding herd, profit motive in agriculture and more. dj spine some sunning, prev owner wrote on fhe ffep. View more info

Ten Years a Cowboy

By: Post, Charles Clement (C. C. Post) w/addenda by Bender, Tex the Cowboy Fiddler

Price: $33.58

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Rhodes & McClure Publishing Company: 1904

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 049136

Condition: Good+


471 pp, [17], blue cloth covered boards w/silver lettering & decorations w/silver border on the front panel & spine. The story, romance and adventures of a life on the plains with the varied experences as cowboy, stock-owner, rancher, and etc. The addenda is from page 359 to 471 is about the Plains, Cattle, and Sheep. The remaining 11 of the 17 pages at the end are about the audiphone and the last 6 pages are ads. The book contains black & white plates, and red, green, purple, & orange illustrations in the background on some of the pages of text. This is a reprint of the books list... View more info

Prairie Christmas

By: Rice, James

Price: $35.70

Publisher: Austin, TX, Shoal Creek Publishers, Inc.: 1977

Seller ID: 014872

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, orange-black boards & dj, w/color pictorial front & back. Two lonely cowboys have a mysterious visitor on Christmas Eve. dj small chips at top of the spine, dj small chips along bottom front. View more info

Cowboy Alphabet - for grown ups and young' uns Too

By: Rice, James

Price: $21.21

Publisher: Austin, TX, Shoal Creek Publishers, Inc.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 049180

ISBN: 0883190354

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, orange-black boards w/color pictorial front & back, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep.. Various aspects of western ranch life introduce the letters of the alphabet. prev owner's name on FPD & RPD. View more info

Ned and the Rustlers

By: Tousey, Sanford

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Albert Whitman & Co.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034544

Condition: Very Good+


32 pp, tan boards w/full-color pastedown on the front cover w/black lettering on the spine, color illustrated endpapers, dj blu-green-yel-brown color illustrated front & rear panels & blu spine, w/black lettering. Young Ned Dodd lives on a western ranch and his cowpony, Cap, is his best friend and companion on many of his adventures. One of the cowboys reports one day that cattler rustlers ares robbing Mr. Dodd's herd. Ned & Cap, Mr. Dodd and the three cowboys search out the rustlers and bring them to justice. dj price-clipped, dj rubbed on the corners and dj in mylar protector. View more info

Report of the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry on Condition of Cotton Growers in the United States, the Present Prices of Cotton, and the Remedy; and on Cotton Consumption and Production : Volume 1 and 2

By: United States Congress Senate - Committe on Agriculture and Forestry

Price: $105.83

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050739

Condition: Very Good


XLVI, [2], 515 pp, (volume 1) and iv, 559 pp, (volume 2) quarterbound red leather spine & corners w/marbled front & rear boards w/gilt lettering on the spine of both volumes, marbled book edges, marbled endpapers. This report is report #986 part 1 & 2 from the Senate of the 53rd Congress, 3rd session. The Senate committee members were: Chairman - James Z. George, William B. Bate, Matt W. Ransom, Wm. Alfred Peffer, William N. Roach, William D. Washburn, Redfield Proctor and Henry C. Hansbrough. The committee was directed to ascertain and report from time to time to the Senate the condi... View more info

Remember That Ol' Horse?

By: Westmoreland, Ron

Price: $13.18

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040254

ISBN: 0890964092

Condition: Very Good+


HB. Very Good+/Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xii, 114 pp, brown cloth boards w/dark brown letters & illustration, dj dark brown front & spine w/light brown letters & light brown back. True stories of breaking and training a horse & chasing cattle. Author tells of his growing up in Fort Worth and horse dealing. small chips on dj edges View more info

Look at a Colt

By: Wright, Dare

Price: $29.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Random House, Inc.: 1969

Seller ID: 040322

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, glossy black boards & dj w/pictorial front & rear panels w/wht spine w/black lettering, black-and-white pictorial endpapers. Black-and-white photos of horses in text. The author spent several weeks at a ranch in Colorado taking pictures for this book. It presents the first seven days of a colt's life. dj price-clipped, several small chips along top & bottom edges & corners, w/some creasing on top & bottom edges. View more info