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By: DEANE, SAMUEL.
Publisher: Printed at Worcester, Massachusetts,, at the Press of Isaiah Thomas, by Leonard Worcester, for Isaiah Thomas.: 1797 1797
Item Number: 17983
"Samuel Deane(1733-1814) New England agricultural writer, noted Congregational clergyman and later vice-president of Bowdoin College. ""He had the reputation of being a practical farmer as well as a close student of agriculture.""--U.P. Hedrick: A History of Horticulture in America to 1860. With an Addendum of Books Published from 1861-1920 By Elisabeth Woodburn, p.51. His work, first published in 1790 is an ""encyclopedic work, the first of the kind in this country, contains the results of his own experience and reveals wide acquaintance with the observations an... View more info