Walter of Henley's Husbandry; Together with an Anonymous Husbandry, Seneschaucie, and Robert Grosseteste's Rules

Walter of Henley's Husbandry; Together with an Anonymous Husbandry, Seneschaucie, and Robert Grosseteste's Rules

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1890 edition. Excerpt: ...in many places reasonably sow four acres with a quarter of seed, where the land is measured by the perch of sixteen feet and a half, and in many places it requires a quarter and a half to sow five acres with wheat, rye, and beans and peas, and two acres with a quarter of barley and oats, but, because some lands must be sown more broadly than others, let there be measured on each manor an acre for each corn, and see with how much one can sow each kind of corn on a measured acre, and thereby can you always be sure of your corn. And because barley is sown in a wheat field and peas and vetches and oats, therefore each cultura which is sown with barley among the wheat must be named and each division of other corn which is sown among the oats. And there where the fields are divided in two, winter seed and spring seed are both sown in one field, for which each division must answer as it was sown with one corn or another. And if there is inhom it must be seen what cultura he takes in inhom, and with what corn he sows each cultura, and such sowing he must tally all by itself and answer for all by itself apart from the other corn. COMENT HOM DEIT ALOWER LES OURORS EN AUST & EN TENS DE FENESUN. Vous purrer bien auer sercle iij acres pur i d. e auer fauche lacre de pre pur iiij d. e lacre de pre de wauz pur iij d. ob. et torner e leuer lacre de pre pur i d. ob. E torner & leuer lacre de wauz pur i d. q. E vos deuet sauer ke v bommes pount bien sier & Her ij acres le ior de chescune manere de ble ke1 le vn plus & lautre meyns. E la ou chescun prent ij d. le ior si deuet doner pur lacre v d. E la ou les iiij prenent chescun i d. ob. le ior & le quint par ceo ke il est lior ij d. le ior donc deuet doner pur lacre iiij d. E pur ceo ke en mouz...show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 132g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236613864
  • 9781236613868