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Contempory calf, five raised bands, gilt tooling, boards tight, speckled fore-edges, no markings or tears. The Fifth Edition, with Corrections and Additions. First published in 1776. mild foxing. (2) Letter to William Cullen, M. D. Professor of the Practice of Physic in the University of Edinburgh, and First Physician to His Majesty in Scotland, ect. ect. Monk Hill Aug. 1776. vii Preface. xvi Advertisment xviii (1) Contents xxiii B Essay First. Inclosures and Fences. 200 pgs. Essay Second. On Draining Bogs and Swampy Grounds. Introduction, Mr. Elkington pp346. Illustration woodcuts, Essay III. on the Proper Method of Levelling High Ridges. Essay VI. on Quick - Lime as a Cement and as A Manure. Advertisment 591 pgs. Quite Rare OCLC finds 19 copies. of this Fifth Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Title: Essays Relating to Agriculture and Rural Affairs. Vol. 1.
Edition: Fifth Edition.
Publisher: London, Printed For G. G. And J. Robinson, Pater-Noster-row; and J. Cumming, 40, Holborn Hill: 1800
Book Condition: Very Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 00286320
Keywords: AGRICULTURE FARMING RURAL LIFE AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY BOGS SWAMPS DRAINING FENCES INCLOSURES QUICK LIME CEMENT LAND USE BUILDING, SOIL