We're delighted to announce that we'll be taking part in the Attingham Trust Study Programme, "The Horse and the Country House," in England in September. Watch this space for a forthcoming selection of books related to this theme.

The Rural Economy of New England: A Regional Study
Black, John Donald

Black, John Donald. The Rural Economy of New England: A Regional Study. Harvard University Press 1950. xxiv, 796p, almost 300 maps, charts, and tables. Good sturdy hardcover (spine frayed, back corners bumped). No d.j. ** Scholarly study of New England agriculture from its beginnings: transportation, land use and ownership, soils, marketing and pricing of farm products, woodlands, farm family living, abandoned farms, and much more. With chapters on dairy farming, poultry, and several specific crops. Horses are not mentioned. (Item ID: 8157)


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