A new system of agriculture [electronic resource] : Being a complete body of husbandry and gardening in all the parts of them. Viz. Husbandry in the field, and its several improvements. Of forest and timber trees, great and small; with ever-greens and flow'ring shrubs, &c. Of the fruit-garden. Of the kitchen-garden. Of the flower-garden. In five books. Containing all the best and latest, as well as many new improvements, useful to the husbandman, grazier, planter, gardener and florist. Wherein are interspersed many curious observations on vegetation; on the diseases of trees, and the general annoyances to vegetables, and their probable cures. As also a particular account of the famous silphium of the antients. By John Laurence, M.A. Rector of Bishops-Weremouth in the Bishoprick of Durham, and prebendary of the Church of Sarum. .

Laurence, John, 1668-1732.
London : printed for Tho. Woodward, at the Half-Moon over against St. Dunstan's Church in Fleetstreet, MDCCXXVI. [1726]
[24], 456 [i.e. 452] p., plates : ill. ; 2⁰.
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.

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Gardening -- Early works to 1800.
Agriculture -- Early works to 1800.
Manuals (Handbooks) -- England -- 18th century.
Place of Publication:
England London.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Sig. 4L2v is numbered 316-320.
Braces in imprint.
Part printed by William Bowyer; his records show 1000 copies printed.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from British Library.
Cited in:
Henrey, 945
Goldsmiths', 6436
Hanson, 3561
Maslen & Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 1237
English Short Title Catalog, T146573.
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