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Parkinson, Richard, 1748-1815, author.

A tour in America in 1798,1799, and 1800 : exhibiting sketches of society and manners, and a particular account of the America system of agriculture, with its recent improvements / by Richard Parkinson ; late of Orange Hill, near Baltimore ; (author of the "Experienced Farmer," &c.)

Additional Title(s):

Experienced farmer's tour in America

London : Printed for J. Harding, St. James's-Street : and J. Murray, Fleet-Sreet, 1805.
[London] : Printed by T. Davison, Whitefriars
Physical Description:
2 volumes ; 22 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
E164 .P37 1805
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Paged continuously.
With publisher's advertisements at the end of each volume.
First published with title: Experienced farmer's tour in America.
Sabin, 58786
BAC: British Art Center copy in two volumes. Bound in contemporary tree calf.
"The author came to America to rent one of the farms of Gen. Washington, respecting whom the book abounds in curious details."--Sabin.
Subject Terms:
Agriculture -- United States.
United States -- Description and travel.
Publisher's advertisements.
Davison, Thomas, -1831, printer.
Harding, J. (John), publisher.
Murray, John, 1737-1793, publisher.
Washington, George, 1732-1799.

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