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People With Dirty Hands - The Passion for Gardening

by Robin Chotzinoff

Harvest Book, 1996

paperback, 240 pages

very good condition - pages are clean and intact

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More Essays of A Sometime Farmer -

Second Person Rural

by Noel Perrin

Penguin Books, 1980

152 pages

softcover, very good condition

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

How To Live in the Country Without Farming -

Planning and Establishing A Productive Country Home

by Milton Wend

Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1945

antique hardcover, good condition, no marks or notes -

outer edges of pages slightly discolored due to age of books

dustjacket shows wear

316 pages -

our price:   $16.50 plus media mail shipping

The Wisdom of Small Farms and Local Food: Aldo Leopold’s Land Ethic and Sustainable Agriculture

by John E. Carroll

used softcover -  very good condition

University of New Hampshire, 2005

142 pages   

our price:   $24.95 plus media mail shipping

How To Buy and Enjoy a Small Farm

by George Laycock

David McKay Company, 1978

vintage softcover -  243 pages

good condition - all pages clean and intact

cover is spotted and slightly worn

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Living on a Few Acres

U.S. Department of Agriculture

Sterling Publishing Company, 1982

softcover - cover is quite worn as shown in photo

432 pages - very good interior pages

$16.95 plus media mail shipping

Ten Acres Enough: The Small Farm Dream is Possible

by Ralph C. Miller and Lynn R. Miller

Mill Press, Inc., 1982

vintage softcover

248 pages

book shows some wear - cover is creased and

some pages are slightly dog-eared

our price:   $11.95 plus media mail shipping

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Grow It! The Beginner’s Complete In-Harmony-With-Nature Small Farm Guide - From Vegetable and Grain Growing to Livestock Care

by Richard W. Langer

Saturday Review Press, 1972, second printing

vintage hardcover, very good condition,

no marks or notes - all pages are without notes or writing

slight stains on outer edge of pages on bottom of book

dustjacket shows slight wear

365 pages -

our price:   $14.95 plus media mail shipping

Crops on a Few Acres

Seedbed Preparation, Planting, Cultivation, Weed & Insect Control and Harvesting Instruction for Corn, Wheat, Oats, peanuts, Soybeans, Sorghums, Pasture and Forage Crops, Cotton, and Tobacco

by Hollis Lee

Country Home & Small Farm Guides

Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1978

good condition

softcover, 95 pages

our price:   $13.95 plus media mail shipping

Successful Small-Scale Farming

An Organic Approach

by Karl Schwenke

Storey Publishing, 1991

good condition

softcover, 134 pages

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Country Matters - The Pleasures and Tribulations of Moving From a Big City to an Old Country Farmhouse

by Michael Korda

softcover, 303 pages

fairly good condition

Perennial, 2001

our price:   $3.75 plus media mail shipping

New Holland Haymaker’s Handbook

edited by Michael A. Balas

contributing editor - Dr. John E. Baylor

New Holland, Inc., 1987,

vintage softcover, 177 pages

very good condition

out-of-print

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

Growing for Market

On a Few Acres or In Your Backyard

A Guide to Producing and Marketing Vegetables, Fruit, Honey, Herbs, Beef, Cheese, Mushrooms, Wine, Woolen Goods,and More

edited by Robert B. Yepsen, Jr.

Rodale Press, 1978

hardcover, 301 pages

good condition - pages are clean and crisp

dustjacket has a tiny tear

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Five Acres and Independence - A Practical Guide to the Selection and Management of the Small Farm

by M.G. Kains

Ambassador Books Ltd., 1945

antique hardcover -  397 pages

very good condition considering age of book

our price:   $19.95 plus media mail shipping

Living on a Few Acres

The Yearbook of Agriculture - 1978

U.S. Department of Agriculture

U.S. Government Printing Office, 1978

vintage hardcover - good condition

432 pages

$14.95 plus media mail shipping

First Person Rural - Essays of a Sometime Farmer

by Noel Perrin

David R. Godine Publisher, 1979

hardcover,  127 pages

good condition

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

Pastures of Plenty - The Future of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Conservation in New England

by John E. Carroll

used softcover -  very good condition

SIGNED BOOK!

New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station Publication #2340

143 pages   

our price:   $19.95 plus media mail shipping

Folks, This Ain’t Normal - A Farmer’s Advice For Happier Hens, healthier People, and a Better World

by Joel Salatin

Center Street, 2011

softcover -  like new condition

361 pages   

our price:   $12.95 plus media mail shipping

Farms of Tomorrow

Community Supported Farms

Farm Supported Communities

by Trauger M. Groh and Steven S.H. McFadden

Bio-Dynamic Farming and Gardening Association, Inc., 1990

softcover, 169 pages

good condition - some highlighting with pink marker

our price:   $11.95  plus media mail shipping

Sharing the Harvest - A Guide to Community Supported Agriculture

by Elizabeth Henderson with Robyn Van En

Chelsea Green Publishing Company

First Printing stated, 1999

softcover, 256 pages

like new condition - crisp, clean

our price:   $14.50  plus media mail shipping

Pastures of Plenty - The Future of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Conservation in New England

by John E. Carroll

used softcover -  good condition

a few pages have very light pencil markings

New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station Publication #2340

143 pages   

our price:   $19.95 plus media mail shipping

Racing Pigs and Giant Marrows - Travels Around the North Country Fairs

by Harry Pearson

Abacus, Little, Brown & Co., 1997

softcover

226 pages - good condition

pages are unmarked and intact

our price:   $4.50  plus media mail shipping

The Contrary Farmer’s Invitation to Gardening

by Gene Logsdon

Chelsea Green Publishing Company, 1997

softcover, 180 pages

unmarked and intact

back cover has a crease

our price:   $5.95  plus media mail shipping

Holy Cows & Hog Heaven - The Food Buyer’s Guide to Farm Friendly Food

by Joel Salatin

Foreword by Michael Pollan

Polyface, Inc., 2004

First Edition stated

softcover,  135 pages

like new condition

our price:   $6.95 plus media mail shipping

Barns and Backbuildings

designs for barns, carriage houses, stables, garages, and sheds with sources for building plans, books, timber frames, kits, hardware, cupolas, and weather vanes

edited by Donald J. Berg, AIA, 1998

softcover, like new condition,  96 pages

$8.95 plus media mail shipping

Country Acres - Country Wisdom for the Working Landscape

by David Larkin

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1998

hardcover, like new condition, 160 pages

$8.95 plus media mail shipping

The Compleat Farmer - A Compendium of Do-It-Yourself, Tried and True Practices for the Farm, Garden & Household

compiled by The Main Street Press/Universe Books

First Edition, Second Printing, 1976

introduction by Charles van Ravenswaay

vintage softcover, good condition, 173 pages

beautiful black and white illustrations

cover shows some wear with a few worn spots and a crease

end page has some age discoloration spots

$13.95 plus media mail shipping

Earth Ponds - The Country Pond Maker’s Guide

by Tim Matson

Countryman Press, 1982

vintage softcover, like new condition,

111 pages

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

How To Make It On The Land

A Complete Guide to Survival in the Country

by Ray Cohan

Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1972

vintage softcover, 219 pages

“1285.00” and a small peace sign written on front cover

$12.95 plus media mail shipping

Growing Roots - The New Generation of Sustainable Farmers, Cooks, and Food Activists

Stories and Recipes

by Katherine Leiner

Photos by Andrew Lipton

Sunsrise Lane Productions, 2010

softcover, 308 pages

very good condition

$12.95 plus media mail shipping

Seeds of Change - The Living Treasure

The Passionate Story of the Growing Movement to

restore Biodiversity and Revolutionize the Way

We Think About Food

by Kenny Ausubel

Harper, 1994, First Paperback Edition

softcover, 232 pages

former library book with usual library markings

some staining on outer edges of pages

book show wear but it provides a good reading copy

$3.50 plus media mail shipping

Growing for Market - On a few acres or in your backyard

A guide to producing and marketing vegetables, fruit, honey, herbs, beef, cheese, mushrooms, wine, woolen goods, and more

edited by Roger B. Yepsen, Jr.

Rodale Press, 1978

vintage softcover, 301 pages

interior pages - generally in good condition

without markings

cover is discolored, creased and uneven around the edges

our price:   $5.95  plus media mail shipping

The Human Farm - A Tale of Changing Lives and Changing Lands

by Katie Smith

Kumarian Press,

First printing stated, 1994

softcover, like new condition,

146 pages

$8.50 plus media mail shipping

Quite a Year For Plums - A Novel

by Bailey White

Vintage Books, 1998

softcover, good condition,

221 pages

$3.95 plus media mail shipping

Northeast Cover Crop Handbook

Soil Health Series

by Marianne Sarrantonio

wirebound softcover, 118 pages

excellent condition

no notes or highlighting

all pages are clean and intact

$22.95 plus media mail shipping

The Homesteader’s Handbook to Raising Small Livestock

Goats-Chickens-Sheep-Geese-Rabbits-Hogs - Turkeys- Guinea Fowl-Ducks-Pigeons

by Jerome D. Belanger

Rodale Press, 1974

vintage hardcover, very good condition,

246 pages

$12.95 plus media mail shipping

Sustainable Agriculture - Directory of Expertise

3rd Edition -1996

Profiles of more than 700 organizations and individuals who can help you meet your farming stewardship and profitability goals

Sustainable Agriculture Network

Sustainable Agriculture Publications, 1996

softcover, like new condition,

pages

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

Showcase of Sustainable Agriculture Information & Educational Materials

sponsored by the Sustainable Agriculture Network

Sustainable Agriculture Publications, 1994

plastic comb softcover, like new condition,

103 pages

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

The Winter-Harvest Manual

Farming the Back Side of the Calendar

Commercial Greenhouse Production of Fresh Vegetables in Cold-Winter Climates Without Supplementary Heat

by Eliot Coleman

14th Printing, 2000

plastic comb softcover, like new condition,

63 pages

$14.95 plus media mail shipping

Barn Doors and Byways

by Walter Prichard Eaton

Small, Maynard and Company, 1913

fraying of cover

book shows wear but it is in fairly good

condition considering that the book is 103

years of age

hardcover, 300 pages

our price:   $9.95  plus media mail shipping

We Farm For A Hobby and Make It Pay

by Henry Tetlow

William Morrow & Company, 1938

First Edition

end pages of book and inside front and back covers have discoloration due to age of the book

no writing or markings

hardcover, 200 pages

our price:   $12.95  plus media mail shipping

Backyard Cash Crops - The Source Book for Growing and Marketing Specialty Plants

by Craig Wallin

softcover, 236 pages

Homestead Design, Inc., 1994

like new condition

our price:   $9.95  plus media mail shipping

Sustainable Vegetable Production From Start-Up To Market

by Vernon P. Grubinger

Natural Resource, Agriculture, and Engineering Service (NRAES)

softcover, 269 pages

like new condition

our price:   $28.95  plus media mail shipping

Five Acres and Independence - A Handbook for Small Farm Management

by M.G. Kains, B.S., M.S.

Dover Publications, 1973

softcover -  397 pages

like new condition

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

People With Dirty Hands - The Passion for Gardening

by Robin Chotzinoff

Macmillan, 1996

hardcover, 205 pages

very good condition - interior pages

former library book with usual library markings

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

The Homesteader’s Handbook to Raising Small Livestock

Goats-Chickens-Sheep-Geese-Rabbits-Hogs - Turkeys- Guinea Fowl-Ducks-Pigeons

by Jerome D. Belanger

Rodale Press, 1974

vintage hardcover, very good condition,

246 pages

$12.95 plus media mail shipping

The Operation, Care and Repair of Farm Machinery

Twenty-Second Edition

published by John Deere

vintage hardcover, very good condition,

258 pages

$24.95 plus media mail shipping

The Homesteader’s Handbook - The Complete Month-By-Month, How-To Book for Farm, Garden, and Household

by Martin Lawrence

Mayflower Books, 1979

First Edition stated

vintage softcover, very good condition,

223 pages

$18.95 plus media mail shipping

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The Complete Homesteading Book

Proven Methods of Self-Sufficient Living

by David E. Robinson

Garden Way Publishing, 1979

vintage hardcover, 251 pages

former library book, no dustjacket

very good condition

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

How The Farm Pays - The Experiences of Forty Years of Successful Farming & Gardening

by William Crozier and Peter Henderson

Originally published in 1884

Algrove Publishing - Classic Reprint Series, 2001

softcover, 404 pages

very good condition

$10.95 plus media mail shipping

Family Farming - A New Economic Vision

by Marty Strange

University of Nebraska Press

Institute for Food and Development Press, 1988

vintage hardcover, 311 pages

former library book, no dustjacket

cover shows wear

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

Grow It! The Beginner’s Complete In-Harmony-With-Nature Small Farm Guide - From Vegetable and Grain Growing to Livestock Care

by Richard W. Langer

Galahad Books,  1972,

vintage hardcover, worn condition,

lower corner of back cover has been repaired

dustjacket shows wear

365 pages -

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

Last Person Rural -

Essays by Noel Perrin

Thorndike Press, 1991

hardcover,  317 pages

good condition

large print

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

Home Farm Handbook

by Peter Ford

Barron’s, 2000

hardcover,  128 pages

good condition

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

People With Dirty Hands - The Passion for Gardening

by Robin Chotzinoff

Harvest Book, 1996

paperback, 240 pages

good condition -

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

The Farmstead Book 1

Editor: Paul Harmond

Cloudburst, 1978

vintage softcover, 264 pages

good condition -

book shows some wear

our price:   $19.95 plus media mail shipping

Successful Small-Scale Farming

An Organic Approach

by Karl Schwenke

Storey Publishing, 1991

good condition

softcover, 134 pages

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

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How The Farm Pays - The Experiences of Forty Years of Successful Farming & Gardening

by William Crozier and Peter Henderson

Originally published in 1884

Algrove Publishing - Classic Reprint Series, 2001

softcover, 404 pages

very good condition

$10.95 plus media mail shipping

Home Farm Handbook

by Peter Ford

Barron’s, 2000

hardcover,  128 pages

good condition

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

Successful Small Farms

Building Plans & Methods

by Herbert T. Leavy

Structures Publishing Company, 1978

vintage softcover,  188 pages

shows light wear due to age of book

$8.95 plus media mail shipping

Farm Woodland Management

Second Edition

by John Blyth, Julian Evans, William

E.S. Mutch, Caroline Sidwell

Farming Press, 1991

hardcover,  196 pages

good condition

$19.95 plus media mail shipping

Living on a Few Acres

The Yearbook of Agriculture - 1978

U.S. Department of Agriculture

U.S. Government Printing Office, 1978

vintage hardcover - good condition

cover shows light wear

432 pages

$14.95 plus media mail shipping

Survival Gardening

Enough Nutrition from 1000 Square Feet to

Live On ... Just in Case!

by John A. Freeman, 1983

vintage soft cover - 104 pages

cover shows  wear

$24.95 plus media mail shipping

The Manual of Practical Homesteading

by John Vivian

Rodale Press Book Division, 1975

vintage hardcover - 340 pages

dustjacket shows  wear

$15.95 plus media mail shipping

Garden Wisdom & Know-How

Everything you Need to Know to Plant,

Grow, and Harvest

7,354 charts, lists, tips, instructions,

diagrams, and illustrations

from the Editors of Rodale Gardening Books

Black Dog & Levanthal Publishers, 2010

oversized softcover - 496 pages

good condition

$12.95 plus media mail shipping

The Millennium Whole Earth Catalog

Access to Tools & Ideas for the 21st Century

edited by Howard Rheingold

A Point Foundation Book

Foreword by Stewart Brand

Harper San Francisco, 1994

oversized softcover, 384 pages

cover shows wear

$10.95 plus media mail shipping

Five Acres and Independence - A Handbook for Small Farm Management

by M.G. Kains, B.S., M.S.

Dover Publications, 1973

Revised and Enlarged Edition

vintage softcover -  397 pages

spine of book has been taped

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

Successful Small-Scale Farming

Living on the Land

by Karl Schwenke

Garden Way Publishing, 1979

very good condition

vintage softcover, 148 pages

our price:   $14.95 plus media mail shipping

Gaining Ground - The Renewal of

America’s Small Farms

by J. Tevere MacFadyen

Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1984

very good condition

First Edition stated

vintage hardcover, 242 pages

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

 

How To Make It On The Land

A Complete Guide to Survival in the Country

by Ray Cohan

Galahad Books, Inc., 1972

vintage hardcover, 219 pages

interior pages - good condition

dustjacket shows light wear

$12.95 plus media mail shipping

People With Dirty Hands - The Passion for Gardening

by Robin Chotzinoff

Harvest Book, 1996

paperback, 240 pages

good condition -

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

Practical Shellfish Farming

by Phil Schwind

International Marine Publishing Company, 1977

vintage hardcover,  91 pages

like new condition

no dustjacket

$19.95 plus media mail shipping

Five Acres and Independence - A Handbook for Small Farm Management

by M.G. Kains, B.S., M.S.

Dover Publications, 1973

Revised and Enlarged Edition

vintage softcover -  397 pages

interior pages - good condition

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

Successful Small Farms

Building Plans & Methods

by Herbert T. Leavy

Structures Publishing Company, 1978

vintage softcover,  188 pages

shows light wear due to age of book

$8.95 plus media mail shipping

Successful Small Farms

Building Plans & Methods

by Herbert T. Leavy

Structures Publishing Company, 1978

vintage softcover,  188 pages

good condition

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

The Real Dirt

Toward Food Sufficiency and Farm Sustainability

in New England

by John E. Carroll

University of New Hampshire, 2011

softcover,  136 pages

good condition

$13.95 plus media mail shipping

Farming for Self-Sufficiency

Independence on a 5-Acre Farm

by John and Sally Seymour

Schocken Books, 1976

vintage softcover, 250 pages

good condition

$12.95 plus media mail shipping

 

Successful Small-Scale Farming

Living on the Land

by Karl Schwenke

Garden Way Publishing, 1979

very good condition

vintage softcover, 148 pages

our price:   $14.95 plus media mail shipping

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People With Dirty Hands - The Passion for Gardening

by Robin Chotzinoff

Harvest Book, 1996

paperback, 240 pages

very good condition - pages are clean and intact

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

 

Farms of Tomorrow

Community Supported Farms

Farm Supported Communities

by Trauger M. Groh and Steven S.H. McFadden

Bio-Dynamic Farming and Gardening Association, Inc., 1990

softcover, 169 pages

good condition -

our price:   $11.95  plus media mail shipping

Two Acre Eden

Finding the Good Life on Your Own

Piece of Land

by Gene Logsdon

Warner Paperback Library,

First Printing, July 1972

vintage softcover, 206 pages -

pages are tanned due to age of book

back cover has small torn area

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

People With Dirty Hands - The Passion for Gardening

by Robin Chotzinoff

Harvest Book, 1996

paperback, 240 pages

good condition -

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

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Recreational Farming

Finding and Working Your Own Place in the Country

by Eric Winter

McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, 1978

vintage hardcover, 162 pages

former library book

interior pages - good condition -

our price:   $10.95 plus media mail shipping

Bill Kaysing’s The Ex-Urbanite’s Complete &

Illustrated Easy-Does-It First time Farmer’s Guide

by Bill Kaysing

Straight Arrow Books, 1971

vintage softcover, 320 pages

good condition -

our price:   $12.95 plus media mail shipping