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English Farming Past and Present.

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English Farming Past and Present. - Click for large image
By The Right Honourable Lord Ernle.
Published 1922.

The history of English farming from the manorial system to the early twentieth century.
This study includes - The manorial system of farming, farming for profit; pasture & sheep grazing (1485-1558), farming under the first Stewarts and the commonwealth, Jethro Tull & Lord Townsend (1700-1760), enclosures, English Corn Laws, rural population (1780-1813), tithes, the effects of war and state control plus many other subjects.
Also includes tables of weekly wages (by county) of Ag-Labs for various years between 1768 and 1920.
An essential book for any historians with agricultural labourer ancestors.

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A digital version of the original book, in PDF format.
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Supplied by: Anguline Research Archives
Format: CD-ROM
Ref: ARA-393

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