A Series of Letters on the Improved Mode in the Cultivation and Management of Flax

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A Series of Letters on the Improved Mode in the Cultivation and Management of Flax

DICKSON, James H.

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Title continues: "With Various Rules and Instructions on the Value and Qualities of Flax Adapted to Spin into the Different Numbers of Yarns; Also, Several Tables Calculated to Guide the Merchant in his Purchases, and the Manufacturer in the Most Correct Method of Giving out Yarns to be Wove Into Linens, Lawns, Drills, Sheeting, Damaks, Diaper, and Handkerchiefs; Added to this Examples are Given, Shewing to a Fraction the Exact Expense of Manufacturing the Various Articles Made From Flax and Tow Yarns, and the Method of Counting the Warp and Weft in a Piece or Web."

Publication Info

  • Publisher: R. Groombridge & Sons
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1846
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xvi, 248, 12 p. 18 cm. Cloth hardcover with blank impressing. Cloth wrinkled and discoloured. Corners bumpe. Internal crack in front pastedown. Library bookplate on front free. Spotting to first and last pages.

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