Item #028786 A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I. William Cobbett.
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I
A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I

A Year's Residence, in the United States of America...Part I

London, England: Printed for Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, 1818. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. Item #028786

(4) + 186 + 16 pages of publishers' announcements at back (many unopened). This is the first part (only) of Cobbett's work which had been published in three parts: "...Containing, I. A Description of the Face of the Country, the Climate, the Seasons, and the Soil, the facts being taken by the Author's daily notes during a whole year. - II. An Account of the Author's agricultural experiments in the Cultivation of the Ruta Baga, or Russia, or Swedisn Turnip, which afford proof of what the climate and soil are." Previous ownership name of Middletoun on the title page. William Cobbett (1763 - 1835) British political writer and farmer; this work was the result of his observations while living on a leased Long Island NY farm. Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" size, bound in the original gray-green paper-covered boards and spine. Edge, tips wear and rubbing to the covers; spine covering mostly chipped away with only the remains of the title visible. Contents clean and in good condition.

Price: $125.00

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