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Essays upon field husbandry in New England, and other papers, 1748-1762, by Jared Eliot; edited by Harry J. Carman and Rexford G. Tugwell ... with a biographical sketch by Rodney H. True
Bib ID 1707890
Format BookBook
Author
Eliot, Jared, 1685-1763
 
Description New York, Columbia University Press, 1934 
lvi, 261 p., 1 l. front. (port.) pl., facsims. 22 cm. 
Series

Columbia University studies in the history of American agriculture ; 1.

Full contents
  • Jared Eliot, minister, physician, farmer.
  • Essays upon field husbandry in New England.
  • An essay on the invention, or art of making very good, if not the best iron, from black sea sand.
  • Letters on agriculture received by Jared Eliot from John Bartram, Nathan Bowen, Peter Collinson, and others.
  • Bibliography (p. [255]-256)
 
Notes

Among the facsimiles are the title-pages of the 1760 edition of "Essays upon field-husbandry in New-England, as it is or may be ordered" and the 1762 edition of "An essay on the invention, or art of making very good, if not the best iron, from black sea sand".

Subjects Agriculture -- New England.  |  Agriculture -- Early works to 1800.  |  Iron -- Metallurgy.  |  Sand.
Other authors/contributors Carman, Harry J. (Harry James), 1884-1964  |  Tugwell, Rexford G. (Rexford Guy), 1891-, joint ed  |  True, Rodney H. (Rodney Howard), 1866-1940
Also Titled

Field husbandry in New England.

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