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The practical husbandman and planter: or, Observations on the ancient and modern husbandry, planting, gardening, &c ...By a society of husbandmen and planters.

Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: Eighteenth Century Collections Online
Other Authors: Switzer, Stephen, (ed.)
Format: Online Journal
Language:English
Published: London [England] : printed for S. Switzer (principal Assistant to the Society) ... Sold by Mr. Meril, in Cambridge; and R. Montagu, at the Book Warehouse in Wild street near Drury-Lane, where odd Numbers may be had, [1733-
Online Access:Full text online
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Published:Vol.1. Containing April, May and June. [1733]-vol. 2. containing July, August and September. [1733].
Item Description:"Being directions ... for the workman's conduct ... Interspersed with notes ...".
Editor: Stephen Switzer.
Dated from introduction.
Monthly issues have headpieces; text of each issue begins with factotum initial.
Size and subscription prices noted in imprint: "every month contains about 14 sheets in 8 vo; and the price to subscribers for the sett (which is six months) will be 2s. each month, to others 2s.6d."
Decorated with cuts of various subjects.
With a subscribers' list.
Includes essays on many agricultural topics such as: enclosure of waste land, articles on timber, corn, cattle, herbs, and other specific crops.
Reproduction of original from the British Library.
Physical Description:2 v., plates ; 20 cm (8⁰).
Publication Frequency:Quarterly
Related Items:Collects monthly issues of the Practical husbandman and planter.
Finding Aid:Subjects.
Place of Publication:Great Britain -- England -- London.