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The guide of reason, or floating ideas of nature, suited to the philosopher, farmer, & mechanic, a miscellany, containing 65 different subjects, viz. Several new Crops and their Management. The First Volume treats chiefly on Agriculture. On raising Indian Corn, which may be brought to Perfection in England. On Siberian Wheat, and its Management. On Dibbling Wheat, as practised in Norfolk, which clears 2l. 10s. per Acre above the common Method. How to stock and manage 150 Acres Farm, so as to clear 400l. a Year. On a general Act to inclose Commons, &c. How to improve them by Crops that will pay the Expence. How to manage Horses in Stables without Litter, as practised in America. By. C. Varlo, Esq. In two volumes, Price 13s. ...

  • Varlo, Charles, approximately 1725-approximately 1795.
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Also known as

Floating ideas of nature


London : printed for the author, 1800.

Physical description

2v.,tables ; 120.

References note

ESTC T68047

Reproduction note

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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