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Cattle; Their Breeds, Management, and Diseases

£50.00

Product description

Published 1834 by Baldwin and Cradock in their 'Library of Useful Knowledge'. Farmers series. Hardback. Marbled boards and half calf spine. Possibly has been rebound. Inside pages have slight age-darkening and minor foxing. For its age, this book is in very good condition. Illustrated with pictures of breeds of cows and part of their anatomy. 600 pages with index,

There are chapters on 'middle horn' cattle like the Devonshires, Pembroke cattle and those of Scotland. There are also chapters on short-horns, long-horns, polled cattle and Irish breeds like the Kerry. The second part of this book examines parts of the anatomy of cattle and their diseases. This includes diseases of the skin and muscular system. The book concludes with a list of the medicines used in the treatment of such diseases.

Any cattle farmer who buys this book will be reassured that our knowledge has increased from that of nearly 200 years ago. This book will be of interest to historians of agrarian history, veterinarians and dairy farmers generally.

A hard-to-find collector's item.

Item details

Author(s):
The Society For The Difusion Of Useful Knowledg
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
600
Publisher:
Baldwin & Cradock

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About this item

Published 1834 by Baldwin and Cradock in their 'Library of Useful Knowledge'. Farmers series. Hardback. Marbled boards and half calf spine. Possibly has been rebound. Inside pages have slight age-darkening and minor foxing. For its age, this book is in very good condition. Illustrated with pictures of breeds of cows and part of their anatomy. 600 pages with index,

There are chapters on 'middle horn' cattle like the Devonshires, Pembroke cattle and those of Scotland. There are also chapters on short-horns, long-horns, polled cattle and Irish breeds like the Kerry. The second part of this book examines parts of the anatomy of cattle and their diseases. This includes diseases of the skin and muscular system. The book concludes with a list of the medicines used in the treatment of such diseases.

Any cattle farmer who buys this book will be reassured that our knowledge has increased from that of nearly 200 years ago. This book will be of interest to historians of agrarian history, veterinarians and dairy farmers generally.

A hard-to-find collector's item.

Author(s):
The Society For The Difusion Of Useful Knowledg
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
600
Publisher:
Baldwin & Cradock

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