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GREAT TRACTOR BUILDERS FORDSON
Written by Allan T. Condie.
Stock no. 1819131
Published by Ian Allan. 1st 2002. Fine condition.

Large format. Covering the history of Fordson and Ford tractors from the first prototypes built before the Great War, up to the 1960s. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0711028281.

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MASSEY FERGUSON 35 & 65 MODELS IN DETAIL
Written by Michael Thorne.
Stock no. 1819108
Published by Herridge & Sons. 1st 2014. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The definitive history of the Ferguson 35 and Massey Ferguson 35 and 65 family of tractors, complete with the story of their development, in-depth technical descriptions, an overview of conversions and available implements, plus advice on running these fine machines today. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781906133535.

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THE ROAR OF DUST AND DIESEL
Written by Mike Teanby.
Stock no. 2132348
Published by Japonica Press. 1st 2004. Fine condition.

A Story of International Harvester Doncaster, manufacturer and supplier of some of the finest farming machinery money could buy. Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour photos. ISBN: 1904686060. A fine copy.

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THREE DECADES MARSHALL TRACTORS
Written by Peter Anderson.
Stock no. 2132346
Published by Farming Press. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Detailed, in-depth coverage of all the tractors produced by the British company Marshalls of Gainsborough, during its prime between 1930 and the end of the 1960s. Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 085236380X. Top corners bumped, spine sunned else a fine copy.

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COMMERCIAL MOTOR INDEX 1913 1924
Written by Kenneth Ball.
Stock no. 2132248
Published by Autopress. Circa 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards. This book contains in alphabetical tabular form specifications of almost every commercial vehicle (petrol, steam and electric), tractor and taxicab manufactured in Great Britain or imported during the years 1913-1924. 210 manufacturers are listed. Tape mark/residue to pastedowns, endpapers and wrapper flaps. Some wrinkling to prelims. Wrapper has a few marks and some nicks at edges. Some foxing.

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THE AGRICULTURAL TRACTOR 1855-1950
Written by R.B. Gray.
Stock no. 1818839
Published by American Society Of Agricultural Engineers. 1st thus 1975. Very good condition.

Revised edition. A historic work if the success of American agriculture as attributed to the development of the agricultural tractor. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations and photos. 60 pages including index. Spine faded, corners of covers lightly creased.

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FARM TRACTOR COLOR HISTORY: STEAM TRACTORS
Written by Hans Halberstadt.
Stock no. 1818753
Published by Motorbooks International. 1st 1996. Very good condition.

A glimpse of the past, of the days when you could hear the rattling and squeaking of the steam tractor approaching from miles away, making its way into town for threshing day. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. 128 pages including index. ISBN: 0760301409. Light rubbing to front cover corners. Slight fading to front spine edge.

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STEAM POWER IN AGRICULTURE
Written by Michael Williams. Illustrated by Denis Bishop.
Stock no. 1818614
Published by Blandford Press. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blandford Colour Series. Small format. Light green boards with gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. Colour photos. ISBN: 0713708190. Spine cocked. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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MASSEY-FERGUSON TRACTORS
Written by Michael Williams.
Stock no. 2131828
Published by Bounty Books. 2005. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. 128 Pages. ISBN: 9780753711446. Brown marks to pastedowns and endpapers. Wrapper has small tear hole to rear panel (no loss).

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OLD FARM TRACTORS
Written by Philip Wright.
Stock no. 1818310
Published by David & Charles. 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. Says 'colour frontis' to prelims, but none present or mentioned in the plates list. ISBN: 0715356194. Reprint. Text block browned. Some foxing to margins and a few finger marks to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine and a small closed tear (no loss) to top of front panel.

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A GUIDE TO ALLIS-CHALMERS FARM TRACTORS
Written by Norm Swinford.
Stock no. 1817113
Published by American Society Of Agricultural Engineers. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0929355784. Crinkling to spine edge of covers, contents fine.

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A WORLD-WIDE GUIDE TO MASSEY-HARRIS, FERGUSON AND EARLY MASSEY FERGUSON TRACTORS
Written by John Farnworth.
Stock no. 1817112
Published by Japonica Press. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

Including: Ferguson Brown, Ford Ferguson, Landini and Sawyer-Massey. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour & b/w photos. vii and 240 pages including index plus publisher advert to rear. ISBN: 0953373762.

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