'Recueil des Planches du Dictionnaire Encyclopédique de l'art Aratoire et du Jardinage' (1802) Edited by Henri Agasse is one of many history of science books from the Science Faculty at the University of Porto in Portugal.
The book contains 54 engraved plates about agriculture and farming, featuring ploughs, desalination techniques, chicken and dairy production, seeding methods, hand and cattle driven mills, presses and hand implements. [via]
Friday, March 16, 2007
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