A New System of Husbandry. Vol. I only


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"From many Years Experience, with Tables shewing the Expence and Profit of each Crop. That a Farm of a 150 Acres will clear 402l, 4s, sterl. a Year. How to stock Farms to the best Advantage, How the Crops are to follow each other by Way of Rotaton. Of Trench-Ploughing, shewing how to raise good Crops Without Manure. On Rearing, Breeding, and a new discovered Cheap Food for Cattle. Of Cabbage and Turnip Husbandry. Of the Naked Wheat, with many other new discovered Grains and grasses suitable for the Land and Climate of America. Also shewing the great profit of Rabbit Warrens, and how to stock them, A Farmer's and Kitchen Garden Calendar Of all Sorts of Manures, Marls, Clays, Sands, &c. A New Invented Thrashing Floor. Also many chosen Receipts in Physic and Surgery, For the Human Species, and others. For the Cure of all sorts of Cattle. To which are annexed a few Hints humbly offered for the perusal of the Legislators of America, shewing How to put a stop to runaway Servants." Monthly "Kalendar" at rear with instructions on what to do in each month.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed for the Author
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1785
  • Place Published: Philadelphia
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    [16], iv, 17-364 p. 20 cm. Leatherbound. Corners bumped. Ink marks and stains on endpapers, ink signature on title page, dampstains and thumbing throughout. Rear free endpaper has large cut out. Marks on pp. 18-19 affect readability of text.

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