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BOYS, John. A GENERAL VIEW OF THE AGRICULTURE OF THE COUNTY OF KENT; with Observations on the Means of its Improvement. Drawn up for The Consideration of the Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement, From the original Report transmitted to the Board; With Additional Remarks of Several Respectable Country Gentlemen and Farmers. £ 200.00

London. G. Nicol. 1796. pp. xiv, (ii), 206, errata leaf. Frontis - map folded & coloured, 2 plates, & 1 table, folded. 8vo. Original paper boards & spine, slightly worn. No half title. With the location label from the Library at Easton Neston. DNB. John Boys (1749 -1824) wrote this book at the request of the Board of Agriculture. He was well known for his breed of South Down sheep. He was one of the commissioners of sewers for East Kent, and did much to promote the drainage of the Finglesham and Eastry Brooks.

Order Number: 7625

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