American Farm Book: Or, Compend of American Agriculture

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Applewood Books, 2008 - Gardening - 392 pages
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""Richard Allen's 1850 work is a comprehensive introduction to American agriculture for the practical farmer. This volume is bound together with Joel Barlow's famous agricultural poem """"The Hasty-Pudding, a poem in Three Cantos"""" and with """"A Memoir on Maize or Indian Corn,"""" compiled by D.J. Browne.""

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Richard Allen and S. Ishii Gonzales both teach at New York University, where Richard Allen is Chair of Cinema Studies.

Joel Barlow was a chaplain in the Revolutionary army and a member of a group of federalist poets known as the Hartford Wits, who modeled their political satire on Alexander Pope's ""Duncaid."" Arthur Ford is a professor emeritus of English at Lebanon Valley College in Pennsylvania. He is the author of Joel Barlow.

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