The inrichment of the vveald of Kent: or, A direction to the husbandman, for the true ordering, manuring, and inriching of all the grounds within the wealds of Kent and Sussex and may generally serue for all the grounds in England, of that nature: as, 1. Shewing the nature of all wealdish grounds, comparing it with the soyle of the shires at large. 2. Declaring what the marle is, and the seuerall sorts thereof, and where it is vsually found. 3. The profitable vse of marle, and other rich manurings, as well in each sort of arable land, as also for the encrease of corne and pasture through the kingdome. Painfully gathered for the good of this iland, by a man of great eminence and worth.

Title

The inrichment of the vveald of Kent: or, A direction to the husbandman, for the true ordering, manuring, and inriching of all the grounds within the wealds of Kent and Sussex and may generally serue for all the grounds in England, of that nature: as, 1. Shewing the nature of all wealdish grounds, comparing it with the soyle of the shires at large. 2. Declaring what the marle is, and the seuerall sorts thereof, and where it is vsually found. 3. The profitable vse of marle, and other rich manurings, as well in each sort of arable land, as also for the encrease of corne and pasture through the kingdome. Painfully gathered for the good of this iland, by a man of great eminence and worth.

Author

Markham, Gervase, 1568?-1637.

Date

1625

Place of Publication

London

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Languages

English

Editorial Practice

Sometimes attributed to Gervase Markham, but probably only edited by him. Printer's name from STC. The dedication is signed: R.I., probably Roger Jackson the publisher. The map has title: The shyre of Kent. Diuided into the five lathes therof. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A06937
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A06937
  • DLPS: A06937
  • STC: STC 17363
  • STC: ESTC S112106
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99847365
  • PROQUEST: 99847365
  • VID: 12398