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Farmall Century


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This stunning anniversary edition of Farmall Century is the finest example of bookcraft that we offer.

  • Presented in a brushed aluminum case, uniquely numbered and stamped vintage 1923 IHC logo. 
  • Book numbers start at QC501—the same numbering sequence as early Farmall tractors! 
  • The cover features a photograph of the iconic 1931 Farmall Regular (the 100,000th Farmall built) printed on a metal plate.
  • These stunning special editions weigh in at 11 pounds each! 
  • Available only at Octane Press. 

Complete your Red Tractors collection with this extraordinary book!

Farmall Century Anniversary Edition Book

The 100th Anniversary of the revolutionary Farmall tractor is celebrated in this authoritative model-by-model history that traces the evolution and design of the most significant farm tractors of the 20th century. Award-winning author Lee Klancher chronicles how and why the Farmall tractor came to exist and how it evolved with his signature blend of compelling stories, engaging text, and spectacular images.

Farmall Century includes: 

  • An intimate look at the creation and evolution of the original Farmall tractor, the Regular.
  • New discoveries, such as the very first gasoline tractor–it's NOT the machine you think!
  • A dramatic telling of how IHC was founded and formed, including a look at the history of the McCormick and Deering company.
  • Never-before-published photographs of prototype tractors as well as one-off variations of popular models.
  • A mix of newly created images, gorgeous archival imagery, and engineering drawings and sketches.
  • Complete coverage of all IH tractors from the very first examples up to 1957.
  • A visual guide to all post-1957 tractors to carry the Farmall badge.
  • Complete coverage of the IH crawler line.
  • Detailed coverage of the high-performance modifications offered by the M&W Company of Elmo Meiners and Art Warsaw for Letter Series and later tractors.
  • Complete coverage of IH machines built for World War II.
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Page from the book showing IH dealership designs.

Page from the book showing Farmall Letter Series tractors painted white

Photo from the book showing IH crawler (TracTracTor)

Product details

Format: Hardcover
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11.8 × 10.5 × 1.6 in
8 lb
Carton Quantity:
4 pcs
Carton Weight:
28 lb
Price: $55.00
Format: Numbered
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14 × 12 × 3 in
12 lb
Carton Quantity:
3 pcs
Carton Weight:
40 lb
Price: $250.00