The Agriculturist's Calculator: a Series of Tables for the use of All Engaged in Agriculture or the Management of Landed Property.
London, Blackie and Son. Hardback, Dustjacket: No Jacket. Size: 12mo. Undated, but previous owner's details on front free end paper are dated 1897. Forty-six tables plus a list of local weights and measures. Tables include"..the number of thorns, quicksets, or palings &c required to make a fence", "..the value of land, of growing crop, or of work done, at any rate per acre, from 3d to £100".. The superficial content of Slater, Tiler, or Thatcher Work,..". Irresistible. Condition: A much-used copy. Black cloth-covered boards very knocked and rubbed, spine strip splitting away. Text block sound, but some grubbiness throughout, and the first few pages are especially soiled. Fair.
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Keywords: farming, agriculture