A compleat body of husbandry [microform] : containing rules for performing, in the most profitable manner, the whole business of the farmer and country gentleman, in cultivating, planting and stocking of land ... / compiled from the original papers of the late Thomas Hale, Esq ; and enlarged by many new and useful communications on practical subjects, from the collections of Col. Stevenson, Mr. Randolph, Mr. Hawkins, Mr. Storey, Mr. Osborne, the Reverend Mr. Turner, and others ; a work founded on experience ; and calculated for general benefit ; consisting chiefly of improvements made by modern practitioners in farming ; and containing many valuable and useful discoveries, never before published ; illustrated with a great number of cuts, containing figures of the instruments of husbandry ; of useful and poisonous plants, and various other subjects, engraved from original drawings
- Hale, Thomas, Esq
- London : Printed for Tho. Osborne, Tho. Trye, and S. Crowder and Co., 1758.
- 2nd ed.
- Physical Description:
- 4 volumes : illustrations
- "Published by His Majesty's royal licence and authority."
Index at end of v. 4.
Volume 1-3, 2d. edition.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, . 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Goldsmiths'-Kress library of economic literature ; no. 9332).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Higgs, H. Bibl. of economics 1638
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