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English Farming Past and Present - Sir A.D. Hall

English Farming Past and Present

Paperback Published: 15th March 2007
ISBN: 9781406701906
Number Of Pages: 576

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English Farming Past and Present' is based on an article which appeared in the 'Quarterly Review' for 1885. The article was subsequently expanded into a book, published in 1888, under the title 'The Pioneers and Progress of English Farming'. This fascinating text provides a detailed account of the evolution of English farming, and is a book sure to appeal to those with an interest in the history of farming. The chapters of this book include: 'The Mechanical System of Farming', 'The Break-Up of the Manor', 'Farming for Profit: Pasture and Sheep-Grazing', 'The Reign of Elizabeth', 'From James I. to the Restoration', 'The Later Stewarts and The Revolution', 'Jethro Tull and Lord Townshend', 'The Stock-Breeder's Art' and 'Robert Bakewell', etcetera. Originally published in 1936, we are proud to republish it now complete with a new introduction on farming.

ISBN: 9781406701906
ISBN-10: 1406701904
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 576
Published: 15th March 2007
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.97  x 3.25
Weight (kg): 0.72

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