Humour

Using humorous cartoons, verse and stories in books and on CD, Henry Brewis dealt with the hill farmer's world in the 1980s and 1990s. It is a world of awkward sheep, pot-bellied calves, broken down combines and hopeless worm-drench reps.

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  1. Chewing the Cud (Paperback) - Henry Brewis

    Chewing the Cud (Paperback) - Henry Brewis

    £5.95
    The sheep are on the road again, the cows are in the corn, the bank is on the telephone, the pigs are on the lawn. The combines standing idle and we cannot get it fixed... Learn More
  2. Country Dance

    Country Dance (Paperback) - Henry Brewis

    £5.95
    As the 1990s progressed, Henry Brewis bore witness to the new rural life he saw around him. This is his wryly humorous fable of the changes one traditional farm and village underwent as farming declined... Learn More
  3. Diaries of William Brewis of Mitford 1833-1850, The  (Paperback) - Transcribed by Joan Foster & Dr Michael Smith

    Diaries of William Brewis of Mitford 1833-1850, The (Paperback) - Transcribed by Joan Foster & Dr Michael Smith

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    William Brewis farmed at Throphill Hall, near Mitford, Northumberland. He was also an overseer of the poor and a high constable for the west division of Morpeth. His diary entries cover the progress of his farming against the background of the Repeal of the Corn Laws. Fairs and markets, weather, crops and livestock are all included. Learn More
  4. Don't Laugh Till He's Out Of Sight

    Don't Laugh Till He's Out Of Sight (Paperback) - Henry Brewis

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    One of the earliest books by Henry Brewis, this perennial favourite is a confection of stories, poems and cartoons from the early 1980s... Learn More
  5. Last Round-Up (Paperback) - Henry Brewis

    Last Round-Up (Paperback) - Henry Brewis

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    When your toes are warming by the hearth and thereメs a glass of liquid encouragement tメhand... when life has calmed down a bit... well, if you canメt occasionally see the daftness of it all... Learn More
  6. Little Bit O'Nonsense About Sheep

    Little Bit O'Nonsense About Sheep (Paperback) - Henry Brewis

    £4.99
    Compiled from previously published books and in a handy, pocket-sized format, this is a fresh look at Henry Brewisメs fondest enemy: the mule yow.\n Learn More

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