skip to content
The English improver, or, A new survey of husbandry : discovering to the kingdome, that some land, both arable and pasture, may be advanced double or treble other land to a five or tenfold, and some to a twenty fold improvement, yea, some now not worth above one, or two shillings, per acree, be made worth thirty, or forty, if not more : clearly demonstrated from principles of sound reason, ingenuity, and late but most certaine reall experiences, held forth under six peeces of improvement ... Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The English improver, or, A new survey of husbandry : discovering to the kingdome, that some land, both arable and pasture, may be advanced double or treble other land to a five or tenfold, and some to a twenty fold improvement, yea, some now not worth above one, or two shillings, per acree, be made worth thirty, or forty, if not more : clearly demonstrated from principles of sound reason, ingenuity, and late but most certaine reall experiences, held forth under six peeces of improvement ...

Author: Walter Blith
Publisher: London : Printed for J. Wright ..., 1649.
Series: Early English books, 1641-1700, 525:5.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfilm : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Blith
OCLC Number: 11734025
Notes: Two editions noted for 1649. The first with "improover" and the second with "improver" in the title (cf. Wing).
Reproduction of original in Bodleian Library.
Reproduction Notes: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms, 1975. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 525:5).
Description: [26], 153, [8] pages
Contents: 1. By floating or watering such lands as are capable thereof --
2. By reducing boggy or drowned land to found pasture --
3. By such a way of ploughing and corneing old courser pasture, as not to impoverish it, and by such a method of enclosure, as shall provide for poore, and all interests without depopulation --
4. By discovering divers materials for soyle and compost, with the nature and use of them, as both tillage and pasture be advanced as high as promised --
5. By such a new plantation of divers sorts of woods, as in twenty yeares, they shall rise more than in forty yeares naturally --
6. By a more moderate improvement of other sorts of lands, according to their capacities they lye under, by more common experiences.
Series Title: Early English books, 1641-1700, 525:5.
Other Titles: English improver
New survey of husbandry
Responsibility: by Walter Blith ...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

  • eebo  (by 1 person)
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11734025> # The English improver, or, A new survey of husbandry : discovering to the kingdome, that some land, both arable and pasture, may be advanced double or treble other land to a five or tenfold, and some to a twenty fold improvement, yea, some now not worth above one, or two shillings, per acree, be made worth thirty, or forty, if not more : clearly demonstrated from principles of sound reason, ingenuity, and late but most certaine reall experiences, held forth under six peeces of improvement ...
    a bgn:Microform, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "11734025" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2866118754#Topic/soil_management_england> ; # Soil management--England
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1124446> ; # Soil management
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> ; # England.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2866118754#Topic/soil_productivity_england> ; # Soil productivity--England
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1124567> ; # Soil productivity
   schema:alternateName "New survey of husbandry" ;
   schema:alternateName "English improver" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/32341648> ; # Walter Blith
   schema:datePublished "1649" ;
   schema:description "1. By floating or watering such lands as are capable thereof -- 2. By reducing boggy or drowned land to found pasture -- 3. By such a way of ploughing and corneing old courser pasture, as not to impoverish it, and by such a method of enclosure, as shall provide for poore, and all interests without depopulation -- 4. By discovering divers materials for soyle and compost, with the nature and use of them, as both tillage and pasture be advanced as high as promised -- 5. By such a new plantation of divers sorts of woods, as in twenty yeares, they shall rise more than in forty yeares naturally -- 6. By a more moderate improvement of other sorts of lands, according to their capacities they lye under, by more common experiences."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2866118754> ;
   schema:genre "Early works"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2866118754#Series/early_english_books_1641_1700> ; # Early English books, 1641-1700 ;
   schema:name "The English improver, or, A new survey of husbandry : discovering to the kingdome, that some land, both arable and pasture, may be advanced double or treble other land to a five or tenfold, and some to a twenty fold improvement, yea, some now not worth above one, or two shillings, per acree, be made worth thirty, or forty, if not more : clearly demonstrated from principles of sound reason, ingenuity, and late but most certaine reall experiences, held forth under six peeces of improvement ..."@en ;
   schema:productID "11734025" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11734025#PublicationEvent/london_printed_for_j_wright_1649> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2866118754#Agent/printed_for_j_wright> ; # Printed for J. Wright ...
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11734025> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2866118754#Agent/printed_for_j_wright> # Printed for J. Wright ...
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Printed for J. Wright ..." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2866118754#Series/early_english_books_1641_1700> # Early English books, 1641-1700 ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11734025> ; # The English improver, or, A new survey of husbandry : discovering to the kingdome, that some land, both arable and pasture, may be advanced double or treble other land to a five or tenfold, and some to a twenty fold improvement, yea, some now not worth above one, or two shillings, per acree, be made worth thirty, or forty, if not more : clearly demonstrated from principles of sound reason, ingenuity, and late but most certaine reall experiences, held forth under six peeces of improvement ...
   schema:name "Early English books, 1641-1700 ;" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1124446> # Soil management
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Soil management"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1124567> # Soil productivity
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Soil productivity"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1219920> # England.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "England." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32341648> # Walter Blith
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Blith" ;
   schema:givenName "Walter" ;
   schema:name "Walter Blith" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11734025>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11734025> ; # The English improver, or, A new survey of husbandry : discovering to the kingdome, that some land, both arable and pasture, may be advanced double or treble other land to a five or tenfold, and some to a twenty fold improvement, yea, some now not worth above one, or two shillings, per acree, be made worth thirty, or forty, if not more : clearly demonstrated from principles of sound reason, ingenuity, and late but most certaine reall experiences, held forth under six peeces of improvement ...
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-10" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.