Rural oeconomy or, essays on the practical parts of husbandry. Designed to explain several Methods of conducting different Farms; Including Hints to Gentlemen Farmers relative to the oeconomical Management of their Business. Containing, among other Enquiries, Of that Proportioned Farm, which is the most profitable. Of the best Method of conducting Farms that consist all of Grass, or all of Arable Land. Of the means of keeping the Year round the most Cattle on a given Quantity of Land. The Oeconomical Conduct of Gentlemen Farmers. Of the cheapest Way of manuring Land. Of the comparative Profit of Farming different Soils. Of the New Husbandry. Of Periodical Publications concerning Rural Oeconomics. To which is added, The rural Socrates: being memoirs of a country philosopher. By the author of The farmer's letters

Main Author: Young, Arthur
Other Authors: Hirzel, Hans Caspar
Format: eBook
Published: London printed for T. Becket, in the Strand 1773, MDCCLXXIII. [1773]
Edition:Second edition, corrected
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:'The rural Socrates' is a translation by Young of the French version of H. C. Hirzel's 'Die Wirthschaft eines philosophischen Bauers'. - Author of The farmer's letters = Arthur Young. - Braces in imprint. - English Short Title Catalog, T134142. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - With a half-title
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([2],434p) 8°