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A compendious method for the raising of the Italian brocoli, Spanish cardoon, celeriac, finochi, and other foreign kitchen-vegetables. As also an account of The Lucerne, St Foyne, Clover, And other grass-seeds. With the Method of Burning of Clay, for the Improvement of Land. The sixth edition. To which is added, A dissertation on the true Cythisus of the ancients, a Plant which may be successfully made use of for the Improvement of the most dry, barren Land. Also an Account of the great Profits which arise from sowing the Lucerne and Burning of Clay. By Stephen Switzer, Author of the Practical Fruit and Kitchen-Gardener.

Switzer, Stephen, 1682-1745.
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London : printed for Thomas Astley, at the Rose, over against the North Door of St Paul's Church, [1735]

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[2],v-viii,62;[3],vi-xxii,38,[1],38-79p.,plates ; 8⁰.

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ESTC T128906
Henrey, 1406

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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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