Author:Holt, John


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General view of the agriculture of the County of Lancaster: with observations on the means of its improvement

By: Holt, John

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Augustus M. Kelley: 1969

Edition: Facsimile reprint of 1795 edition

Seller ID: 2802

Condition: Fine

A nicely reproduced facsimile of the 1795 edition, with fold-out map of the County by William Yates as the frontispiece. Prepared for the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement, it includes some nice full-page illustrations such as one of the 'Lancashire Bull'. The author digresses somewhat on p. 229, by providing a description of the Botanical Society of Oldham founded c. 1775. There is a short appendix by T.B. Bayley. 241 pp. View more info