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Thoughts of present concernment, for the relief of the poor in a scarcity of corn. Shewing Some experienced Methods new and old, where by a poor Man is enabled, on poor Ground, to raise all the common Plants and Roots of a Kitchen-Garden, and thereby with small Expence of either Time, Labour or Money, make a comfortable and speedy Provision for his Family in either a scarce or plentiful Year. Designed at first as Part of the Employment, and for raising Part of the Subsistence of Boys educated in Charter-Schools, especially those founded on poor shallow Grounds, and now published for the Benefit of the Poor in general, against the Scarcity of the coming Summer. By a member of the Incorporated Society.

Stephens, David, (Member of the Incorporated Society.
MDCCXLVI. [1746]
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Dublin : printed by S. Powell, in Crane-Lane, MDCCXLVI. [1746]

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16p. ; 8⁰.

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ESTC T129733

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



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