The Practical Farmer, Gardener and Housewife ; or, Dictionary of Agriculture, Horticulture, and Domestic Economy : Including Descriptions of the Most Improved Kinds of Live Stock, Their Proper Treatment, Diseases and Remedies - an Account of the Best Sorts of Fruits, with Instructions for the Management of Fruit Trees Generally; Together with Directions for the Culture of the Morus Multicaulis, for the Raising of Silk; Also, with Remarks on the Cultivation of Some Select Flowers and Ornamental Shrubs. Edward James Hooper.
The Practical Farmer, Gardener and Housewife ; or, Dictionary of Agriculture, Horticulture, and Domestic Economy : Including Descriptions of the Most Improved Kinds of Live Stock, Their Proper Treatment, Diseases and Remedies - an Account of the Best Sorts of Fruits, with Instructions for the Management of Fruit Trees Generally; Together with Directions for the Culture of the Morus Multicaulis, for the Raising of Silk; Also, with Remarks on the Cultivation of Some Select Flowers and Ornamental Shrubs
The Practical Farmer, Gardener and Housewife ; or, Dictionary of Agriculture, Horticulture, and Domestic Economy : Including Descriptions of the Most Improved Kinds of Live Stock, Their Proper Treatment, Diseases and Remedies - an Account of the Best Sorts of Fruits, with Instructions for the Management of Fruit Trees Generally; Together with Directions for the Culture of the Morus Multicaulis, for the Raising of Silk; Also, with Remarks on the Cultivation of Some Select Flowers and Ornamental Shrubs
The Practical Farmer, Gardener and Housewife ; or, Dictionary of Agriculture, Horticulture, and Domestic Economy : Including Descriptions of the Most Improved Kinds of Live Stock, Their Proper Treatment, Diseases and Remedies - an Account of the Best Sorts of Fruits, with Instructions for the Management of Fruit Trees Generally; Together with Directions for the Culture of the Morus Multicaulis, for the Raising of Silk; Also, with Remarks on the Cultivation of Some Select Flowers and Ornamental Shrubs

The Practical Farmer, Gardener and Housewife ; or, Dictionary of Agriculture, Horticulture, and Domestic Economy : Including Descriptions of the Most Improved Kinds of Live Stock, Their Proper Treatment, Diseases and Remedies - an Account of the Best Sorts of Fruits, with Instructions for the Management of Fruit Trees Generally; Together with Directions for the Culture of the Morus Multicaulis, for the Raising of Silk; Also, with Remarks on the Cultivation of Some Select Flowers and Ornamental Shrubs

Cincinnati: Geo. Conclin 1842. 544 pages. Full leather. 8vo. Leather worn at extremities. Minor foxing throughout. "School district No. 9 Ulysses No. 71" inked on front pastedown. Many pages with creases and turned corners. A well loved copy. NOTE: Lower corner missing affecting several lines of text on pp 367-8 (the start of the "Rabbit" section). Occasional penciled mark. Good. Boards. [27263]


Variations of this title were published in 1839, 1840, and 1842 (as here). With the minor missing text, offered at a third of the normal price for this edition.

Price: $150.00

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