Bertween the Bookends: Just in time for gift giving, new releases celebrate vast range of farm and collectibles
Are you looking for something different to tuck under the tree this holiday season? Check out our book recommendations! One of these is a perfect fit for the collector on your shopping list:
Days on the Family Farm by Carrie A. Meyer, University of Minnesota Press, paperback, 264 pages, $17.95 ($5 s/h). Mail orders: University of Minnesota Press, c/o Chicago Distribution Center, 11030 S. Langley Ave., Chicago, IL 60628; (773) 702-7000; www.upress.umn.edu
American Windmills: An Album of Historic Photographs by T. Lindsay Baker, University of Oklahoma Press: Norman, hardback, 168 pages, $24.95. Mail orders: University of Oklahoma Press, Attn.: Order Department, 2800 Venture Drive, Norman, OK 73069; (800) 627-7377; www.oupress.com
The Farm Tractor: 100 Years of North American Tractors by Ralph W. Sanders, Voyageur Press, hardback, 384 pages, $24. Available through Farm Collector Books.
Vintage Feed Sacks: Fabric from the Farm by Susan Miller, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., paperback, 160 pages, $29.95. Mail orders: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 4880 Lower Valley Road, Atglen, PA 19310; (610) 593-1777; email: firstname.lastname@example.org