Brett's colonists' guide and cyclopaedia of useful knowledge : being a compendiu...
Brett's colonists' guide and cyclopaedia of useful knowledge : being a compendium of information by practical colonists upon ...Edition
Reprint of the edition published Auckland : H. Brett, 1883.Maker
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Contents: "Farming : bush and fern land -- Management of horses, cattle, sheep and crops -- Monthly calendar of farm operations -- The dairy, cheese factories -- Poultry -- Gardening : kitchen, flower, greenhouse and vinery -- Fruit culture, with explicit directions on grafting, pruning and budding for amateurs -- Drainage -- Bee keeping -- Insects : useful and injurious -- Tea, tobacco olive and hop culture -- Wine making -- Soap boiling -- Curing and storing -- The family doctor -- The housewife's text-book of cookery and useful recipes -- Mechanical contrivances -- Painting, glue, cements -- Abstract of New Zealand local government laws, etc., etc., etc." Partial Contents The farm / by Thomas Allen -- Horticulture / by W. Goldie -- Poultry / by T. Allen -- The family doctor / by A. Osborne Knight.Date Made
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