Rural oeconomy, or, Essays on the practical parts of husbandry designed to explain several of the most important methods of conducting farms of various kinds including many useful hints to gentlemen farmers relative to the oeconomical management of their business ; to which is added, The rural Socrates, being memoirs of a country philosopher

Main Author: Young, Arthur
Other Authors: Hirzel, Hans Caspar
Format: eBook
Published: London Printed for T. Becket 1770, 1770
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Collection: Making of the Modern World - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:"The rural Socrates," a translation by Arthur Young of the French version of Hans Kaspar Hirzel's Wirthschaft eines philosphischen Bauers is on p. [377]-477. Cf. ESTC.. - ESTC, t131650. - Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 10638. - OCLC, 22592671. - Reproduction of original from Goldsmiths' Library, University of London. - The rural Socrates refers to Jakob Gujer, known as Kliyogg. - Verso of t.p. (p. [4] at front) blank. - Written by Arthur Young. Cf. NUC pre-1956
Physical Description:[4], 520 p 22 cm. (8vo)
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