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By: Gervase Markham

Book cover The English Husbandman The First Part: Contayning the Knowledge of the true Nature of euery Soyle within this Kingdome: how to Plow it; and the manner of the Plough, and other Instruments

By: Marion Foster Washburne (1863-)

Book cover Study of Child Life

By: George Husmann (1827-1902)

Book cover The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines

By: M. (Moses) Quinby (1810-1875)

Book cover Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained

By: J. C. F. (Joseph Colin Frances) Johnson (1848-)

Book cover Getting Gold: a practical treatise for prospectors, miners and students

By: Maria J. Moss

Book cover A Poetical Cook-Book

By: Frank Bertram Wade (1875-)

Book cover A Text-Book of Precious Stones for Jewelers and the Gem-Loving Public

By: George A. (George Alexander) Morton (1857-)

Book cover Law and Laughter

By: Jeannette Augustus Marks (1875-1964)

Book cover A Girl's Student Days and After

By: Alice Bradley

Book cover For Luncheon and Supper Guests

By: Randolph B. Marcy (1812-1887)

Book cover Prairie Traveler

Commissioned by the US War Department and written in 1859 by a decorated US Army captain, The Prairie Traveler is a complete how-to travel guide for the westward-bound pioneer. Covering topics from first aid for rattlesnake bites to how to travel 70 miles across the desert without water for one's livestock, the guide includes 28 travel itineraries with mileage and firewood availability.

By: John E. (John Edwards) Russell (1834-1903)

Book cover Rational Horse-Shoeing

By: Thomas Anderson (1819-1874)

Book cover Elements of Agricultural Chemistry

By: Edward Berens (1777?-1859)

Book cover Advice to a Young Man upon First Going to Oxford In Ten Letters, From an Uncle to His Nephew

By: Walter Bigges (-1586)

Book cover Drake's Great Armada

By: Sarath Kumar Ghosh (1883-?)

Book cover Wonders of the Jungle

How do elephants drink? What is the Law of the Jungle at the water hole? How does an elephant baby learn to feed and learn to swim? How do they walk under water? In what order do buffaloes drink? How do buffaloes fight the tiger? These and other wild inhabitants of the Indian jungle such as pigs, wild dogs, deer, camels, bears and birds are discussed in lively stories to entertain but mainly educate children of school age. "One of the great thinkers of the world has said that all the sciences are embodied in natural history...

By: N. E. Dionne (1848-1917)

The Makers of Canada: Champlain by N. E. Dionne The Makers of Canada: Champlain

A biography of Samuel de Champlain, French explorer, founder of Quebec, and father of New France. (

By: H. Harold (Hardrada Harold) Hume (1875-1965)

Book cover The Pecan and its Culture

By: Mary Hooper (1829-1904)

Book cover Nelson's Home Comforts Thirteenth Edition

By: Florence Hartley

Book cover Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness

A guide for ladies, written in 1860, on what is accepted as correct behavior in polite society. The advice covers dress, travelling, staying in hotels, attending and giving parties and balls, making and receiving morning calls, letter writing, how to deal with servants, what accomplishments every well bred lady should be expected to acquire and how to choose a suitable husband.

By: Archibald Forbes (1838-1900)

The Afghan Wars 1839-42 and 1878-80, Part 1 by Archibald Forbes The Afghan Wars 1839-42 and 1878-80, Part 1

The First Anglo–Afghan War was fought between British India and Afghanistan from 1839 to 1842. It was one of the first major conflicts during the Great Game, the 19th century competition for power and influence in Central Asia between the United Kingdom and Russia, and also marked one of the worst setbacks inflicted on British power in the region after the consolidation of British Raj by the East India Company.

By: John Mackenzie Bacon (1846-1904)

Book cover The Dominion of the Air; the story of aerial navigation

By: S. C. (Stephen Cullen) Carpenter (-1820?)

Book cover The Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor, Vol. I, No. 4, April 1810

By: Adam S. (Adam Samuel) Bennion (1886-1958)

Book cover Principles of Teaching

By: United States. Navy Dept. Bureau of Ordnance

Book cover Ordnance Instructions for the United States Navy. 1866. Fourth edition.

By: Margaret Louise [Editor] Newhall

Book cover The 1926 Tatler

By: Baxter Perry Smith (1829-1884)

Book cover The History of Dartmouth College

By: C. H. W. (Claude Hermann Walter) Johns (1857-1920)

Book cover Babylonian and Assyrian Laws, Contracts and Letters

By: Florence Converse (1871-1967)

Book cover The Story of Wellesley

By: Friedrich Fröbel (1782-1852)

Book cover Autobiography of Friedrich Froebel $c translated and annotated by Emilie Michaelis ... and H. Keatley Moore.

By: D. A. Compton

Book cover The $100 Prize Essay on the Cultivation of the Potato

By: Harry Lushington Stephen (1860-1945)

Book cover State Trials, Political and Social Volume 1 (of 2)

By: J. S. (John Solomon) Rarey (1827-1866)

Book cover A New Illustrated Edition of J. S. Rarey's Art of Taming Horses With the Substance of the Lectures at the Round House, and Additional Chapters on Horsemanship and Hunting, for the Young and Timid

By: Philip W. Bishop

Book cover The Beginnings of Cheap Steel

By: J. Morris Slemons (1876-1948)

Book cover The Prospective Mother

A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy. This book, written for women who have no special knowledge of medicine, aims to answer the questions which occur to them in the course of pregnancy. Directions for safeguarding their health have been given in detail, and emphasis has been placed upon such measures as may serve to prevent serious complications. (Introduction by J. Morris Slemons)

By: W. J. Atkinson (William John Atkinson) Butterfield

Book cover Acetylene, the Principles of Its Generation and Use A Practical Handbook on the Production, Purification, and Subsequent Treatment of Acetylene for the Development of Light, Heat, and Power

By: James Sheehan

Book cover Your Plants Plain and Practical Directions for the Treatment of Tender and Hardy Plants in the House and in the Garden

By: Alfred Comyn Lyall (1835-1911)

Book cover Studies in Literature and History

By: Naval War College (U.S.)

Book cover Sound Military Decision

By: John Mills (1880-)

Book cover Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son

By: Richard Bradley (1688-1732)

Book cover The Country Housewife and Lady's Director in the Management of a House, and the Delights and Profits of a Farm

By: Frank M. (Frank Morton) McMurry (1862-1936)

Book cover How to Study and Teaching How to Study

By: Henry Bibb (1815-1854)

Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave by Henry Bibb Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave

Henry Walton Bibb was born a slave. His father was white although his identity was not positively known. Bibb was separated from his mother at a very young age and hired out to other slave owners for most of his childhood. Always yearning for his freedom, he made his first escape from slavery in 1842. He was recaptured and escaped, recaptured and escaped over and over; but he never gave up on his desire to be a man in control of his own destiny.

By: Lucy Larcom (1824-1893)

Book cover A New England Girlhood: Outlined From Memory

Lucy Larcom was an American poet, teacher, and mil-worker. According to Wikipedia: "Larcom served as a model for the change in women's roles in society." This is her colorful autobiography. Here, she tells about her happy childhood, and her time working in the mill. Along the way, she speaks about topics like morality, independence, love and loss inside a family, a strong belief in god, and the effects of being poor. Fans of Gene Stratton Porter, Fanny Fern and Susan Warner, and Ella Wheeler Wilcox will be delighted with this book. Lucy's sunny personality makes this book a very uplifting and interesting read.

By: Elizabeth Wormeley Latimer (1822-1904)

Book cover France in the Nineteenth Century

Author Elizabeth Latimer synthesizes notes from a variety of sources to produce this summary of the nation of France in the 19th century. (Summary by Cathy Barratt)

By: George Washington Bain (1840-)

Book cover Wit, Humor, Reason, Rhetoric, Prose, Poetry and Story Woven into Eight Popular Lectures

By: George Edward Lewis

Book cover Black Beaver The Trapper

By: Robert Forsyth Scott (1849-1933)

Book cover St. John's College, Cambridge

By: James Gall (1784?-1874)

Book cover A Practical Enquiry into the Philosophy of Education

By: W. W. (William Warner) Tracy (1845-1922)

Book cover Tomato Culture: A Practical Treatise on the Tomato

By: James Mackintosh (1765-1832)

Book cover A Discourse on the Study of the Law of Nature and Nations

By: Thomas Forsyth Hunt (1862-1927)

Book cover The Young Farmer: Some Things He Should Know

By: John Cordy Jeaffreson (1831-1901)

Book cover A Book About Lawyers

By: Levi Seeley (1847-1928)

Book cover History of Education

By: Seth Low (1850-1916)

Book cover Opening Ceremonies of the New York and Brooklyn Bridge, May 24, 1883

By: Harold Edward Gorst (1868-1950)

Book cover The Curse of Education

By: Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson) Ross (1826-1907)

Book cover History of the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson

By: United States District Court For The Eastern District Of Pennsylvania

Book cover Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA) Ruling

By: Jacob Calvin Cooper (1845-1937)

Book cover Walnut Growing in Oregon

By: Cyril G. (Cyril George) Hopkins (1866-1919)

Book cover The Farm That Won't Wear Out

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