Published posthumously in 1845, Loudon's guide covers technical aspects of horticulture and agriculture to help cultivate knowledgeable and skilled practitioners.12 The imperial gallon contains exactly lOlbs. avoirdupois of pure or distilled water; consequently, the pint will hold 1, 1F lb. and the bushel ... 3 1 0 12 sacks..... .... I last =89 0 O Mscellaneous. 12 dozen make a gross. A pack of wool is 240 lbs . A weigh is 256 lbs. ... A chaldron of coals, in Newcastle, is A firkin of butter is 56 lbs.
|Title||:||Self-Instruction for Young Gardeners, Foresters, Bailiffs, Land-Stewards, and Farmers|
|Author||:||John Claudius Loudon|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2013-09-19|