Wool Away! The Technique and Art of Shearing

By: Bowen, Godfrey

Price: NZ$39.00

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No signatures. Dust-jacket is price-clipped. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; 1956 second edition (the first edition was in 1955). [x], 161 pages. Brown boards with black lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 216 x 138mm. Numerous black-and-white photographic illustrations. Sheep shearing/ "Mr Bowen's main topics are as follows: quality of work, style, blades v. machines, the sheepowner's responsibilities, the shearer's diets and clothing, runs (working periods), shearing the sheep, dealing with difficult sheep, crutching, the shearer's gear, grinders, sharpening cutters and combs [. . .]" - from dust-jacket blurb. "The World's Most Famous Shearer" - from front panel of dust-jacket.

Title: Wool Away! The Technique and Art of Shearing

Author Name: Bowen, Godfrey

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Christchurch, Whitcombe and Tombs: (1956)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 19317