The Book of the Farm: Detailing the Labours of the Farmer, Farm-steward, Ploughman, Shepherd, Hedger, Farm-labourer, Field-worker, and Cattle-man - Henry StephensEdinburgh & London: William Blackwood & Sons, 1871, Hardback.
Condition: Poor. Spine missing on both volumes, with both heavily rubbed and bruised. Hinges weak in both, with the first gather detached but laid in to volume 1. Previous owners' name to the first blank of both volumes. Edges of the textblock heavily tanned. Text complete, clean and tight despite all this.
Complete in II volumes. 3rd (revised) edition. [First Published: 1842?] Contains: Black & white plates; Black & white drawings; Tables;
Size: 9¾" x 6½". Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XVI/XI] 550/654  pages.