The Science of Good Husbandry: or, the Oeconomics of Xenophon. Shewing the Method of Ruling and Ordering a Family, and of Managing a Farm to the Best Advantage

By: Bradley, Richard

Price: £750.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


First and only edition. Small octavo, pp (8), 131, pages slightly waved as this is an unpressed copy, occasional slight creases or marks, a slim marginal worm-hoile affects the lower margin of a few leaves, but overall a very clean copy internally, endpapers a little stained, a small contemporary signature label on the front endpaper, contemporary mottled calf, a simple single marginal gilt line, rather worn at the edges, the lower cover scuffed, rebacked at a later stage with a simple calf spine, raised bands and a black title label. The covers slightly bowed. RARE.

Title: The Science of Good Husbandry: or, the Oeconomics of Xenophon. Shewing the Method of Ruling and Ordering a Family, and of Managing a Farm to the Best Advantage

Author Name: Bradley, Richard

Categories: Early works, Agriculture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Thomas Corbet, at Addison's Head without Temple-Bar: 1727

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 015648