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The Complete Grazier Gentleman and Farmer's Directory.Containing the best instructions for buying breeding and feeding Cattle, Sheep and Hogs ... written by a cou try gentlemen
London: J. Almon, 1767. Full contemporary calf, very faint remains of a lettering piece on spine, gilt design on edges to board. Near fine . xii, 252 (prelim leaf has 2pp adverts). Woodcut oon p. 181. Bookplate of R.A.G Festing on front pastedown with ink ownership inscription above-'Effingham'. Speckled edges Perkins suggests that the later Complete Grazier by Horne was based on this work, but a quick comparison of the contents and text of both works suggests otherwise, but the book was obviously very popular at the time, as a second edition (Perkins 381) was published in the same year. ESTC T129052, Kress 6421
      [Bookseller: G&R Stone]
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