THE NEW-ENGLAND FARMER; OR, GEORGICAL DICTIONARY: Containing a Compendious Account of the Ways and Methods in Which the Most Important Art of Husbandry, in All Its Various Branches, Is, or May Be, Practiced to the Greatest Advantage in this Country. Samuel Deane.
THE NEW-ENGLAND FARMER; OR, GEORGICAL DICTIONARY: Containing a Compendious Account of the Ways and Methods in Which the Most Important Art of Husbandry, in All Its Various Branches, Is, or May Be, Practiced to the Greatest Advantage in this Country

THE NEW-ENGLAND FARMER; OR, GEORGICAL DICTIONARY: Containing a Compendious Account of the Ways and Methods in Which the Most Important Art of Husbandry, in All Its Various Branches, Is, or May Be, Practiced to the Greatest Advantage in this Country

Worcester, Massachusetts: Isaiah Thomas, 1790. First edition. 8vo. vi (including subscribers list), [vii]-viii, 336pp., including an index. Text in double columns. Original calf with red spine label and raised bands. Spine ends chipped, joints starting. Front flyleaf lacking, staining to rear endpapers, one pulled gathering, toning to text. SABIN 19056: "The first work of the kind published in this country." EVANS 22450 RINK 1105 HINDLE : "No mere compendium or digest of English writings on agriculture, it was based upon Deane’s own experience and a familiarity with American as well as European work." Item #64513

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