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Your Complete Guide to Recycling Yard Clippings

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The Complete Book of Compost

by Robert Francis

used paperback- fairly good condition

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Berkeley Book, 1998

163 pages

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Let It Rot! - The Home Gardener’s Guide to Composting

by Stu Campbell

Garden Way Publications, 1986

vintage paperback- good condition

all pages crisp and clear and intact, no

markings or highlighting

152 pages

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Van Patten’s Organic Gardener’s Composting

by Steve Solomon

Van Patten Publishing, 1993

softcover -  141 pages

like new condition

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Worms Eat My Garbage - Second Edition

by Mary Applehof

Flower Press, 1997

softcover,  164 pages

like new condition

pages are clean and crisp

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Let It Rot! - The Home Gardener’s Guide to Composting

by Stu Campbell

Garden Way Publications, 1986

vintage paperback- good condition

all pages crisp and clear and intact, no

markings or highlighting

152 pages

front cover has slight crease as shown in photo

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The Complete Book of Composting

by J.J. Rodale and Staff

Rodale Books, 1960, First Printing stated

vintage hardcover,  1007 pages

very good condition

pages are clean and crisp

dustjacket shows slight wear

collector’s item

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Backyard Composting

Your Complete Guide to Recycling Yard Clippings

Fifth Printing, Revised, 1992

used paperback - good condition

96 pages - Harmonious Press

tiny crease on bottom left of back cover

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Let It Rot! - The Home Gardener’s Guide to Composting

by Stu Campbell

Garden Way Publications, 1986

vintage paperback- like new condition

all pages crisp and clear and intact, no

markings or highlighting

152 pages

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The Complete Book of Composting

by J.J. Rodale and Staff

Rodale Books, 1960, First Printing stated

vintage hardcover,  1007 pages

very good condition

pages are clean and crisp

dustjacket shows wear

collector’s item

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Pay Dirt - Farming & Gardening with Composts

by J.I. Rodale

The Devin-Adair Company, 1946

vintage hardcover,  242 pages

interior pages - very good condition

dustjacket shows wear

collector’s item

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Easy Composting

Environmentally Friendly Gardening

edited by Cynthia Putnam

Ortho Books,  1992

softcover, 96 pages

good condition

dustjacket shows wear

collector’s item

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Farm Soils - Their Management and Fertilization

by Edmund L. Worthen

Fourth Edition

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1948

hardcover, 510 pages

good condition considering age of book

collector’s item

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Soil - The 1957 Yearbook of Agriculture

United States Department of Agriculture

Government Printing Office

1957

hardcover, 784 pages

good condition considering age of book

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The Rodale Guide to Composting

by Jerry Minnich, Marjorie Hunt, and

Editors of Organic Gardening Magazine

Rodale Press, 1979

hardcover, 405 pages

good condition considering age of book

dustjacket shows wear

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Make Compost in 14 Days

by Editors of Organic Gardening Magazine

Rodale Press, 1982

vintage softcover, 63 pages

good condition

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The Nature and Properties of Soils

by Nyle C. Brady

Tenth Edition

Macmillan Publishing, 1990

hardcover, 621 pages

good condition

some pages have highlighting

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The Mulch Book - A Guide for the Family

Food Gardener

by Stu Campbell

Garden Way Publishing, 1973

vintage softcover, 136 pages

interior pages - good condition

cover shows light wear

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The Mulch Book - A Guide for the Family

Food Gardener

by Stu Campbell

Garden Way Publishing, 1973

vintage softcover, 136 pages

interior pages - good condition

cover shows light wear with two small pieces

of scotch tape

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Soil Science

Delta Science Readers

Delta Education, 2004

softcover, 16 pages

interior pages - very good condition

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Make Compost in 14 Days
by Editors of Organic Gardening Magazine
Rodale Press, 1982
vintage softcover, 63 pages
former library book
good condition 
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Holy Shit - Managing Manure to Save Mankind
by Gene Logsdon
Chelsea Green Publishing, 2010
softcover, 204 pages
very good condition 
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The Complete Book of Composting

by J.J. Rodale and Staff

Rodale Books, 1971

vintage hardcover,  1007 pages

interior pages - good condition

no dustjacket

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The Nature and Properties of Soils

Eighth Edition

by Nyle C. Brady

Macmillan Company, 1974

vintage hardcover,  639 pages

interior pages - good condition

no dustjacket

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Compost This Book!

The art of composting for your yard, your community, and the planet

by Tom Christopher and Marty Asher

Sierra Club Books, 1994

softcover,  248pages

interior pages - very good condition

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How to Shit in the Woods

2nd Revised Edition

by Kathleen Meyer

Ten Speed Press, 1994

softcover, 107 pages

interior pages - good condition

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Best Ways to Improve Your Soil

compiled by the Staff of Organic Gardening

and Farming

Rodale Press, 1978

vintage softcover, 55 pages

interior pages - good condition

back cover is lightly soiled

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Worms Eat My Garbage - First Edition

by Mary Appelhof

Flower Press, 1982

softcover,  100 pages

interior pages - good condition

corners of first few pages have been repaired

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The Nature and Properties of Soils

Eighth Edition

by Nyle C. Brady

Macmillan Company, 1974

vintage hardcover,  639 pages

interior pages - very good condition

no dustjacket

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Soils and Men: A Yearbook of Agriculture 1938

United States Department of Agriculture, 1938

vintage hardcover,  1232 pages

fold out map attached in back of book

interior pages - good condition

front cover has a few light spots as shown in photo

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Soil Microbiology

by Selman A. Waksman

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1952

vintage hardcover,  356 pages

pages have a wrinkle but still provides a

good reading copy

cover shows wear

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Let It Rot! - The Home Gardener’s Guide to Composting

by Stu Campbell

Garden Way Publications, 1990

vintage paperback- like new condition

all pages crisp and clear and intact, no

markings or highlighting

152 pages

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The Rodale Book of Composting

Easy Methods for Every Gardener

Improve Your Soil - Recycle Kitchen and Yard

Wastes - Grow Healthier Plants - Create an

Earth-Safe Garden

Rodale Press, 1992

softcover,  278 pages

like new condition

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Worms Eat My Garbage - Second Edition

by Mary Applehof

Flower Press, 1997

softcover,  164 pages

like new condition

pages are clean and crisp

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Soils and Soil Management

By A.F. Gustafson

First Edition stated

McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1941

vintage hardcover, 424 pages

good condition

our price:   $16.95 plus media mail shipping

Roots Demystified

...change your gardening habits to help roots thrive

by Robert Kourik

Metamorphic Press, 2008

softcover, 165 pages

like new condition

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Compost This Book!

The art of composting for your yard, your community, and the planet

by Tom Christopher and Marty Asher

Sierra Club Books, 1994

softcover,  248 pages

interior pages - good condition

light scuff marks on back cover

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Easy Compost

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

The Secret to Great Soil and Spectacular Plants

edited by Beth Hanson

Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 2000

softcover,  248 pages

interior pages - very good condition

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The Bio-Gardener’s Bible

How to Build a Super-Fertile Garden

by Lee Fryer

Chilton Book Company, 1982

vintage softcover, 240 pages

good condition

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The Humanure Handbook

A Guide to Composting Human Manure

Third Edition

by Joseph Jenkins

Joseph Jenkins, Inc., 2005

softcover, 255 pages

like new condition

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Building Soils for Better Crops

Second Edition

by Fred Magdoff and Harold van Es

Sustainable Agricultural Netwwork, 2000

softcover,  230 pages

like new condition

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The Organic Way to Mulching

Using Natural Ground Coverings for Soil Improvement

by the Editors of Organic Gardening and Farming

Rodale Press, 1975

vintage hardcover, 192 pages

very good condition

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The Nature and Properties of Soils

Thirteenth Edition

by Nyle C. Brady and Ray R. Well

Prentice-Hall, 2002

hardcover, 960 pages

like new condition

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Everyone’s Guide to Home Composting

by Robyn Bem

Van Nostrand Reinhold Comapny, 1978

vintage hardcover, 122 pages

good condition

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Common-Sense Compost Making

by the Quick Return Method

by M.E. Bruce

Faber and Faber Ltd., 1977

vintage softcover, 96 pages

good condition

back cover and some of the pages have light stains

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Backyard Composting

Your Complete Guide to Recycling Yard Clippings

used paperback - acceptable condition

96 pages - Harmonious Press

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Backyard Composting

Your Complete Guide to Recycling Yard Clippings

used paperback - acceptable condition

96 pages - Harmonious Press

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The Gardener’s Guide to Better Soil

by Gene Logsdon and the Editors of Organic

Gardening and Farming

Rodale Press, 1975

vintage hardcover - 246 pages

interior pages - good condition

dustjacket shows light wear

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The Rodale Book of Composting

New Revised Edition

Easy Methods for Every Gardener

Improve Your Soil - Recycle Kitchen and Yard

Wastes - Grow Healthier Plants - Create an

Earth-Safe Garden

Rodale Press, 1992

softcover,  278 pages

like new condition

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Make Compost in 14 Days
by Editors of Organic Gardening Magazine
Rodale Press, 1982
vintage softcover, 63 pages
former library book
good condition 
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Healthy Soil

The Best of Fine Gardening

illustrations by Michael Rothman

The Taunton Press, 1995

softcover,  96 pages

good condition

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Let It Rot! - The Home Gardener’s Guide to Composting

by Stu Campbell

Garden Way Publications, 1990

vintage paperback-

water stains

cover shows wear

152 pages

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The Mulch Book - A Complete Guide for

Gardeners

by Stu Campbell

Storey Communications, 1991

softcover, 120 pages

interior pages - good condition

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How to Shit in the Woods

2nd Revised Edition

by Kathleen Meyer

Ten Speed Press, 1994

softcover, 107 pages

interior pages - good condition

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Compost - The natural way to make food for

your garden

by Ken Thompson

DK Publishing, 2007

hardcover, 192 pages

good condition

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The Fertility of the Land

A Summary Sketch of the Relationship of

Farm-Practice to the Maintaining and

Increasing of the Productivity of the Soil

by Isaac Phillips Roberts

The Macmillan Company, 1906

vintage hardcover, 421 pages

interior pages - good condition

cover is soiled as shown in photo

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Worms Eat My Garbage - Second Edition

by Mary Applehof

Flowerfield Enterprises, 1997

softcover,  164 pages

like new condition

pages are clean and crisp

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Start with the Soil

The Organic Gardener’s Guide to Improving

Soil for Higher Yields, More Beautiful Flowers,

and a Healthy, Easy-Care Garden

by Grace Gershuny

Rodale Press, 1993

softcover,  274 pages

good condition

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Backyard Composting

Your Complete Guide to Recycling Yard Clippings

used paperback - acceptable condition

96 pages - Harmonious Press, 1992

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The Humanure Handbook

A Guide to Composting Human Manure

Third Printing

by Joseph Jenkins

Joseph Jenkins, Inc., 1994

softcover, 198 pages

very good condition

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The Rodale Guide to Composting

by Jerry Minnich, Marjorie Hunt, and

Editors of Organic Gardening Magazine

Rodale Press, 1979

vintage hardcover, 405 pages

interior pages - very good condition

dustjacket has small sticker removal area

as shown in photo

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