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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Arbuthnot, John, of Mitcham.
Inquiry into the connection between the present price of provisions, and the size of farms.
London : Printed for T. Cadell ..., 1773
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Arbuthnot, of Mitcham.; T Cadell
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (, 146,  pages)|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||chap. 1. On monopolizing land. sect. 1. The national benefit of proper-sized farms ; sect. 2. That large farmers retaining their corn, under the present laws, is beneficial to the nation ; sect. 3. Of the different supply of markets from large or small farms, in regard to pigs, poultry, butter, &c. ; sect. 4. Of population, as affected by large or small farms --
chap. 2. On jobbers, forestallers, and regulators --
chap. 3. On luxury, as affecting provisions and population --
chap. 4. On the real causes of the advanced price of provisions --
chap. 5. On the means of procuring plenty --
sec. 4. On markets --
A short account of the corn trade at Amsterdam --
|Responsibility:||by a farmer.|