An Important Work By Jethro Tull

Tull, Jethro

The Horse-Hoing Husbandry; Compleat in Four Parts: or, An Essay on the Principles of Tillage and Vegetation.... As Also A Method of Introducing a Sort of Vineard-Culture Into the Corn-Fields.....By the Use of Instruments... [Bound with} A Supplement..

Published: London: Printed for A.Miller, 1743. Second Edition


295 by 195mm.[1], x, 274, [4] pages. 7 engraved plates 6 of which are folding. Bound in Supplement which has a separate title-page, "A Supplement to the Essay on Horse-Hoing Husbandry ... by Jethro Tull. The second edition. London : Printed for and sold by the Author ... 1740". Pagination continuous throughout. Includes indexes. Bound in full modern brown calf with new endpapers. Spine with 6 raised bands and gilt decoration. Gilt lettering on leather labels. Very faint damp stain affecting the blank lower margin of some leaves, front free endpaper with contemporary inscription and bottom corner cut. Old signature to top edge of title page, otherwise a very clean and complete copy of this important work.


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