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The agricultural instructor : or, young farmer's class-book: being an attempt to indicate the connexion of science with practice in agriculture. Adapted to the use of schools and for private instruction /Edmund Murphy, A.B. professor of agriculture in Qu

Author: Murphy, Edmund.
Edition: Third edition, re-written and greatly improved
Published: Dublin: J. McGlashan, 50, Upper Sackville Street; London : Wm S. Orr and Co., Amen Corner, 185-
Physical Description: 114,[2]p., frontis. plates, 18cm, printed wrappers
Notes: Murphy edited the "Irish Farmer's Register" (1842-1845) and, with Martin Doyle (pseudonym of William Hickey) the "Irish Farmer's and Gardener's Magazine" (1833-1841). He was appointed professor of agriculture at the new Queen's College, Cork
Final leaf advertisement for agricultural courses at Queen's University in Ireland
Bookseller's advertising on back cover
First edition: 1849, second edition: 1853
Includes index
Includes ground plan of a farm as frontispiece, and additional tinted title page
Binding Information: Bound in original decorative wrappers
Subject: McGlashan, James -- Dublin -- Wholesale bookseller and publisher -- 19th Century
Queen's College -- Cork -- Advertisement -- 19th century
Agriculture -- Ireland -- 19th century
School Book Collection
Botanical Collection
Subject, Place: Ireland -- Agriculture -- 19th century
Language: English
ISBN: EX00166991
Library: Dublin City Library & Archive
Collection: Schoolbook Collection – DCLA, Pearse Street
Location: Pearse Street Library
Shelfmark: 630.9415