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image of The Gardeners Kalendar, Directing what Works are necessary to be done Every Month In the Kitchen, Fruit and Pleasure-Gardens, and in the Conservatory and Nursery, etc..

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London: John and Francis Rivington, 1748. Eighth edition. leather_bound. Modern full brown calf. Fine. 343 & [9 page index]. 20 x 13 cm. Engraved allegorical frontispiece by John Pine, an accomplished engraver and friend of Hogarth. First published, 1731. The author was Gardener of the Chelsea physic garden of the Society of Apothecaries, and this work, his… Read more
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A Complete Manual for the Cultivation Of The Cranberry, With A Description Of The Best Varieties

by Eastwood, B.

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Published
1860
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Orig. publisher's embossed in blind, dark olive cloth. Very good
Edition
First edition
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$100.00

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New York: C.M. Saxton, 1860. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. publisher's embossed in blind, dark olive cloth. Very good. 120 pages. 19 x 12.5 cm. Ten black and white lithographic plates including title page. The Appendix lists prices realized for bushels of cranberries sold from 1850-1855. Interior contents clean and bright, bookplate, modest extremity wear.
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The Gentleman Farmer: Being An Attempt To Improve Agriculture, By Subjecting It To The Test Of Rational Principles

by Home, Henry [Lord Kames]

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Published
1802
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Fifth Edition
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$175.00

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Edinburgh: Bell & Bradfute, 1802. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. XXXI, 438 pages. 21.5 x 14 cm. Frontispiece of Lord Kames and three plates. One page of adverts. HENREY Vol.II, p. 620. "Apart from his legal and literary activities he also found time and energy to devote to agriculture. He took in hand the improvement of Kames, the family estate in… Read more
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A Practical Treatise Of Husbandry: Wherein are contained, may Useful and Valuable Experiments and Observations In The New Husbandry, etc...; Also, The most approved Practice of the best English Farmers in the Old Method of Husbandry

by Duhamel du Monceau, Henri-Louis

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Published
1762
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Contemporary full brown calf rebacked in antique style. Near fine
Edition
Second edition, corrected and improved
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$850.00

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London: C. Hitch and L. Hawes, et al., 1762. Second edition, corrected and improved. leather_bound. Contemporary full brown calf rebacked in antique style. Near fine. 489 pages [*4,B4-Rrr4], 25 1/2 x 21 cm. 4to, six copperplate engravings (4 folding), and one folding table. A French botanist and engineer, Duhamel was probably the first to distinguish clearly between… Read more
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Muck Manual for Farmers

by Dana, Samuel L.

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Published
1851
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Orig. publisher's cloth embossed in blind and lettered in gilt with front cover plough design in gilt. Very good.
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Third edition, revised and enlarged
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$75.00

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Lowell: James P. Walker, 1851. Third edition, revised and enlarged. Hardcover. Orig. publisher's cloth embossed in blind and lettered in gilt with front cover plough design in gilt. Very good.. 345 pages. 8vo, 17 x 11 cm. Extensive Index. Presents more fully the results of chemical soil analysis. Lovely, fresh copy, tiny portion at back cover head… Read more
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The American Farm Book; Or Compend Of American Agriculture; Being A Practical Treatise On Soils, Manures, Draining, Irrigation, Grasses, Grain Roots, Fruits, Tobacco, Sugar Cane Rice, And Every Staple Product Of The United States

by Allen, R.L.

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Published
1850
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Orig. publisher's cloth embossed in blind, gilt spine lettering and design. Near fine.
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Later printing
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New York: C.M. Saxton, 1850. Later printing. Hardcover. Orig. publisher's cloth embossed in blind, gilt spine lettering and design. Near fine.. 325 pages. 12mo, 19 x 12 cm. Illustrated with more than 100 engravings. Bound with Hasty-Pudding; A Poem by Joel Barlow, and A Memoir of Indian Corn compiled by D.J. Browne. 10 pps of… Read more
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