TULL (Jethro)

The Horse-Hoing Husbandry: or, an Essay on the Principles of Tillage and Vegetation. Wherein is shewn a method of introducing a sort of vineyard-culture into the corn-fields, in order to increase their product, and diminish the common expence; by the use of instruments described in cuts. [Bound with:] A Supplement to the Essay on Horse-Hoing Husbandry...

Published: London: Printed for the Author,

Date: 1733

Second edition, 4to, 2 parts in one, [2], x, 200, [2 index]; [3], 206-274, [4 index]pp., lacking initial imprimatur leaf, D1 (contents) bound after title instead of preface, 7 engraved plates (of which 6 are folding), some minimal worming to margins of several leaves, cont. calf, a little rubbed, rebacked, corners repaired.

Bibliography
Fussell, p.4; PMM 188; Goldsmiths'-Kress, no. 7065.

Note
A much enlarged version of the first edition of 1731, and the first to contain plates of Tull's revolutionary farming implements.

£675

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