A Treatise on Practical and Chemical Agriculture, compiled, principally, from the Scientific Works of Sir Humphry Davy ... containing, also, a Dissertation on the Cultivation of Soil, upon an Improved and More Profitable System ... A Chapter, exhibiting upon Plain and Easy Principles, the Way to Ascertain the Value of Land, Tithes, and Parish Assessments, to which is added, an Essay upon Red Clover ...
Warwick: E. Foden, 1831. Octavo. (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches). xvi, 396pp.
Later green cloth.
Provenance: Lawes Agricultural Trust (inked stamp on endpaper)
This work discusses the relationship of agriculture and chemistry. Among the topics covered are soil analysis, types of manure, water irrigation, land leasing, dairying, and more.