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Pamphlets.- Hill (Aaron) Essays for the Month of December, 1716, 4 engraved plates, title browned, [Goldsmiths 5284], for J.Robert, 1716 bound with Essays for the Month of January, 1717, 4 engraved plates, title and final f. soiled, E. Berington, 1717 and The Advantages and Disadvantages of Inclosing Waste Lands, half-title, J.Almon, 1772 and Observations on the Sowing of Spring Wheat and the Cultivation of the Globe Turnip, folding table, Dublin, [1808] and An Essay to Induce the Gentlemen of the County of Lymerick, to form a Society for the Improvement of Tillage, Cork, by Andrew Welsh, ?1735 and Lawes (J.B.) A Few Words of Advice on Artificial Manures, 1846 and [Young (Arthur) A Letter to Lord Clive on the Great Benefits.... in Promoting the Interests of Agriculture by Forming an Experimental Farm, half-title, folding engraved plate, W.Nicoll, 1767 and [Kames (Henry Home, Lord) Progress of Flax-Husbandry in Scotland, ink inscription to title, Edinburgh, by Sands, Murray and Cochran, 1766 and Short Rules and Observations for Sowing Lint Seed, title and final f. browned, [Goldsmiths 6645], Edinburgh, by Mr James David, 1729, together 9 works in 1 vol., library cloth, 8vo.

⁂ The subjects of the first two works are as follows: the making of China in England; obtaining cheaper coals; repairing of the Dagenham breach; English grapes and proving they will make the best wines; the rearing of silk worms; making paper without the use of rags; a new method of making woad; a new way of managing a dairy.

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Pamphlets.- Hill (Aaron) Essays for the Month of

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Rupert Powell
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Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
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