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Item Number 5804
Title Rothamsted Experiments And Their Practical Lessons For Farmers, The
Author Tipper, C. J. R.
Condition VG/NONE
Publisher Crosby Lockwood and Son
Place Published London
Date Published 1897
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Part I: Stock; Part II: Crops. The aim of this book is to present in readable and practical form, the more obvious and practical lessons to be learned from the important investigatio ns of the Rothamsted Experiments. Included are chapters on Enriching the Soil, The Feeding of Animals, The Feeding of Cattle, The Feeding of Sheep, The Feeding of Pigs, Feeding for Milk, and the Feeding of Horses, all in Part I. In Part II are chapters on Swedes and Turnips, Mangels, Potatoes, Wheat, Barley and Oats, as well as chapters on Grass Land formation and management. Book is bound in dark green cloth with gilt lettering. It is clean, straight & tight; it has some wear to edges, rubbing and bumping, previous owner's name and date neatly written on the title page, but no other marks or tears. There is light foxing to upper page edges. ; 7.5 x 5 inches; 148 pages
LoC or ISBN
Keyword(s) C. J. R. Tipper,Antiquarian Non-fiction,Antiquarian,History,First Edition,Farming,Stock,Cattle,Horses
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Cooking Diet Health Sports,Gardening Plants Herbs Botany,Antiquarian Non-Fiction
Price $67.50