A six weeks tour through the southern counties of England and Wales : describing particularly ... : with descriptions and copper-plates, of such newly invented implements of husbandry as deserve to be generally known :interspersed with accounts of the seats of the nobility and gentry, and other objects worthy of notice

Young, Arthur, 1741-1820

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  • Creator by the author of The farmer's letters
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication The third edition, corrected and enlarged. London : Printed for W. Strahan ... [and 4 others], 1772.
  • Physical Details
    • xii, 438 pages, 30 unnumbered pages, II [that is 3] leaves of plates (1 folded) : illustrations ; 22 cm (octavo)
  • OCLC ocm04126844


  • Written by Arthur Young (cf. ESTC).
  • Publisher's advertisements on p. [27-30] at end.
  • Includes index.
  • ESTC (RLIN) T147158.


  • (from t.p.) I. The present state of agriculture and manufactures -- II. The different methods of cultivating the soil -- III. The success attending some late experiments on various grasses, &c. -- IV. The prices of labour and provisions -- V. The state of the working poor in those counties, wherein the riots were most remarkable
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