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Whole art of husbandry

By Markham, Gervase

subjects: husbandry,

  • 1. The whole art of husbandry contained in four books.
    1. farm, mansion house
    2. gardens, orchards, woods
    3. cattle
    4. poultry, fish, bees - angling, fighting cock
    T. C.   Richard More   1631

    - first written by Conrad Heresbach (trans Barnaby Goodge / Googe "Four Books of Husbandry")
    Now corrected & enlarged by Captain Gervase Markham.
    Dedication: to The Right Honourable William Cecil Earle of Exeter, Baron of Burley.
    Work written in dialogue form with many classical references.

    PR 13202