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Cottage Economy by  William Cobbett - First Thus - 1882 - from Bluestocking Books and Biblio.co.uk

Cottage Economy

by Cobbett, William

Condition: Fair/No Jacket


London: C. Clement , 1882 Brown hard cover boards, fair. Previous owner name on front board, heavy chipping to spine, edges worn. Previous owner name, bookseller label inside front board, (Will. m Reynolds). Hinges starting, First Thus. Containing Information relative to the brewing of Beer, making of Bread, keeping of Cows, Pigs, Bees, Ewes, Goats, Poultry, and Rabbits, and relative to other matters deemed useful in the conducting of the Affairs of a Labourer's Family. 207 pages plus index. Scattered foxing. . First Thus. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Bluestocking Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7135
  • Title: Cottage Economy
  • Author: Cobbett, William
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fair
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: C. Clement
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1882
  • Bookseller catalogs: First Editions;
  • Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall


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