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THE FARMER’S LETTERS
[Young, Arthur].

THE FARMER’S LETTERS

to the people of England: containing the sentiments of a practical husbandman, on various subjects of great Importance: Particularly The Exportation of Corn. The Balance of Agriculture and Manufactures. The present State of Husbandry ... To which are added, Sylvæ: or, occasional tracts on husbandry and rural oconomics. Printed for W. Nicoll ... 1768. 2nd Ed., corrected and enlarged. [vi] + 482pp. [Bound with]. A SIX WEEKS TOUR, through the Southern Counties of England and Wales. Describing, particularly, I. The present state of agriculture and manufactures ... With descriptions and models of such new invented implements of husbandry as deserve to be generally known: interspersed with accounts of the seats of the nobility and gentry, and other objects worthy of notice. In several letters to a friend. By the author of the farmer’s letters. London: Printed for W. Nicoll ... 1768. 1st Ed. [iv] + 284pp. Half title. Several ills.
2 vols. in 1. Some light browning, with the armorial bookplate of Probert of the Argeod, contemporary calf backed marbled boards, some wear, extremities rubbed, gilt motifs and gilt lettered title label to spine, some loss to head and tail and with a vertical crack. ESTC T122269 ‘Anonymous. By Arthur Young. Braces in imprint.’ ESTC T48401 ‘With a half title.’
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