Item #40950 A Treatise on Agriculture; Comprising A Concise History of Its Origin and Progress, and the Present Condition of the Art, Abroad and at Home, and the Theory and Practice of Husbandry. Which have arisen out of the present state of philosopical attainments in Europe. By A Practical Farmer. John ARMSTRONG.

A Treatise on Agriculture; Comprising A Concise History of Its Origin and Progress, and the Present Condition of the Art, Abroad and at Home, and the Theory and Practice of Husbandry. Which have arisen out of the present state of philosopical attainments in Europe. By A Practical Farmer.

Albany. Printed by J. Buel. [1820]. 8vo, 22cm, 168p., in the original light blue printed paper boards, with the title reprinted in publisher's frame, quarter bound tan paper, upper hinge loose, spine paper chipped, some toning in the text throughout, some wear on the edges of the boards, a very good copy, rare. (sgc). Item #40950

Fusonie. Heritage of American agriculture: a bibliography of pre-1860 imprints. Page 3. National Agricultural Library U.S. No other standard reference or listing located except old record on HUB. John Armstrong (1758-1843) was a soldier in the Revoluntionary War. After a Senator for New York State. His articles were initially written in newspaper columns in the Albany Agras and later published as a book "to give it to the people in a less perishable shape". It was later published by Harper Collins, New York.

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