The Farmer's Kalendar; or, a Monthly Directory for all sorts of Country Business: containing, Plain Instructions for performing the Work of Various Kinds of Farms, in every Season of the Year. Respecting Particularly the buying, feeding, and selling Live Stock. The whole Culture of Arable Crops. The Management of Grasses. The oeconomical Conduct of the Farm, &c. By an Experienced Farmer.
16 p.l., 399 pp. 8vo, attractive calf-backed marbled boards (some foxing), spine gilt, black morocco lettering piece on spine. London: Robinson & Roberts, 1771.
First edition of one of the most popular books by the leading agricultural writer of the late 18th and early 19th century; numerous editions appeared over the next fifty years.
Very good copy with half-title.
Item ID: 2754