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Any Fool Can be a Dairy Farmer

Robertson James

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ISBN 10: 0852361106 / ISBN 13: 9780852361108
Editorial: Farming Press Limited, Suffolk, 1981
Condición: Very Good Encuadernación de tapa dura
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A hardback book with both book and jacket in very good condition, dated 1981. Drawings by Charles Gore. N° de ref. de la librería 031078

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Título: Any Fool Can be a Dairy Farmer

Editorial: Farming Press Limited, Suffolk

Año de publicación: 1981

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Ilustrador: Charles Gore

Condición del libro:Very Good

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Very Good

Edición: Reprint

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Sinopsis:

The young James Robertson set out for the beautiful, badger-haunted fields of Devon to turn grass into gold via the medium of milk. It only took an encounter with his first cow to realize that he would need the survival instincts of the SAS if he were to live to appreciate this rural idyll.  His cows did not seem to live up to their public image of placid benevolence and created a working environment as ruthless as that of the London advertising agency from which he had escaped. There were cows with sharpshooter hooves; an amorous bull set on enjoying the favors of a neighbor's herd – or even those of the farmer himself, should he turn his back – and the terrible tyranny of a new-born calf.  The author’s sharp observations and memory for detail ensure that all these humorous possibilities are fully exploited. 

About the Author:

James Irvine Robertson is an author, broadcaster, historian, humorous columnist and contributor to a wide variety of newspapers and magazines in the UK, US and Australia.  After working in advertising he became a pig and dairy farmer in South West England, contributed to agricultural journals and wrote a series of comic novels - the ‘Any Fool’ series. 

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