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The country gentleman and farmer's monthly director. Containing necessary instructions for the management and improvement of a farm, in every month of the year. Wherein is directed the times and seasons proper for ploughing and sowing of all sorts of corn for grain; the planting and managing of hops, liquorice, madder, saffron, and such other crops as stand more than one year on the ground. The times of planting and cutting of coppice or springs of wood, and felling of timber; the breeding and feeding of poultry, rabbits, fish, swine, and all sorts of cattle. With several particulars relating to the improvement of bees, never before made publick. By R. Bradley, professor of botany in the University of Cambridge, and F.R.S.

Bradley, Richard, 1688-1732.
M.DCC.XXVII. [1727]
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London : Printed for Woodman and Lyon in Russel-street, Covent-Garden, M.DCC.XXVII. [1727]

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[2],v-xxi,[1],185,[1]p. ; 8⁰.


The third edition. With large additions and improvements.

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ESTC T184841



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