Reference numberCLP/10iii/31
TitlePaper, 'An account of the husbandry used in some parts of Glostershire [sic]' by Dr Smith
DescriptionPaper responding to questions published in volume 1, issue 5 (1665) of Philosophical Transactions in paper titled 'Enquiries concerning agriculture'. The author describes the quality and composition of the soil as well as agricultural practices in Berkeley, Gloucestershire. Smith's answers are numbered corresponding to the numbering of the questions published in the paper.

Subject: Agriculture

Procured by H [Henry] Oldenburg.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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