The Book Of The Farm, Written By The 19th Century Farming Expert Henry Stephens, Was The Indispensable Farming Bible Referred To By The Historians Living And Working On The BBC Series Victorian Farm This Brand New Version Has Been Fully Revised And Edited By Alex Langlands, Who Starred On The Programme, To Bring Its Timeless Wisdom To A Fresh Audience.Beautifully Illustrated Throughout With Both Black And White And Colour Illustrations, The Book Is A Complete Guide To The Farming Year, From Planting Thorn Hedges In Winter To Pulling Up Potatoes In Autumn Along The Way It Gives Fascinating Information About Every Aspect Of Farming, From Sheep Shearing To Bringing In The Harvest, And Practical Instructions For Skills Such As Cheese Making, Animal Husbandry, Sheepdog Training And Other Traditional Country Pastimes Although Farming Has Changed Irrevocably Since The 19th Century, There Are Some Aspects That Remain Timeless, And This Exquisite Book Is A Nostalgic Celebration Of Our Rural Past.Author InformationHenry Stephens Was A 19th Century Farming Expert Who Wrote The Original Book Of The Farm, The Essential Farming Manual Of The Period.
Alex Langlands is a British archaeologist and historian, also known for his work as a presenter of the educational documentary series on British television.
- Kindle Edition
- 326 pages
- Henry Stephenss Book of the Farm
- Alex Langlands
- 25 May 2017 Alex Langlands