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Clean firm orange covers with green spine label and bright gilt lettering, sound binding, clean pages, endpapers and fold-out map. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. ISBN: 0715346776. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 10516-102001. N° de réf. du libraire
Synopsis : This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1810. Excerpt: ... beautiful vale on the right, and Malvern, with its numerous and extended jagged summits, very majestically bounds the horizon; blackberries, the fruit of the (rubus fruticosus,) a very great hit, acorns rather abundant, walnuts the same, orchards with all kinds of fruit trees; hedges full of timber and particularly very fine elm; soil, deep rich light light loam; turnips good, seed clover harvesting. PassKempsey; a pleasant village, with many genteel modern built good houses, orchards, but little fruit; wheat stubble carrying off the ground for litter. To Croome.--Fresh planted fruit and timber trees, cheaply guarded by strong thorns stuck in the ground around them, and tied to them with withs. Croome House and offices are magnificent, and the demesne kept in the highest style of neatness, well watered, and better wooded; soil not rich, often moist gravel or clay, but well drained; the agricultural improvements here are, good roads, draining, and covering an indifferent soil with a good turf, well stocked with Valuable sheep and cattle; the other improvements rather belong to landscape gardening, and are neatness and picturesque effect from judicious planting. As Lord Coventry has in hand a large tract of grass land, well stocked with sheep and cattle, as their numbers increase, instead of being sent to fairs they are disposed of at stated times, annually, or at longer periods, by auction; one of these sales was now, October 8, 1805, for particulars of which, see the article Live Stock. On a considerable waste, on the east side of Croome Park, called, 1 believe, Defford Common, are good strong sheep of the Cotteswold breed, but some greyfaced sheep. Pass Pass Deftbrd and Birmingham; enclosed; good turnips and clover, fruit trees, pastures, and dairy cows,...
Titre : General View of the Agriculture of the ...
Éditeur : David and Charles Reprints
Date d'édition : 1969
Reliure : Hardcover
Etat du livre : Very Good
Edition : Reprint.
Description du livre David and Charles Reprints, 1969. Hardcover. État : Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. Clean firm orange covers with green spine label and bright gilt lettering, sound binding, clean pages, endpapers and fold-out map. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0715346776. ISBN/EAN: 9780715346778. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54017031192. All our book for sale at abebooks have a 20% discount during April 2017. This is included in the displayed price. Please browse our other books for more savings. N° de réf. du libraire 54017031192
Description du livre David & Charles Reprints, 1969. Hardcover. État : Very Good. Etat de la jaquette : Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A little shelf wear to red cloth hardcover. Dj has some edge wear and rubbing. Otherwise a tight, unmarked volume. C/w fold-out map. Index. xx, 428 pp. N° de réf. du libraire 16232