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Published by Charles Knight in London .
Written in English


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Statementillustrated with wood engravings.
SeriesThe library of entertaining knowledge
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 422p. :
Number of Pages422
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18888724M

  A LCOHOL is an important factor in modern civilizations, the source of great revenues to states, and of immense wealth to those who deal in products containing it. While wine, beer, hydromel, etc., have been in use from prehistoric times, the active principle common to them which produces the pleasant excitement and the disgusting intoxication, and which is concentrated in spirituous liquors. The National Agricultural Library is one of four national libraries of the United States, with locations in Beltsville, Maryland and Washington, D.C. It houses one of the world's largest and most accessible agricultural information collections and serves as the nexus for a national network of state land-grant and U.S. Department of Agriculture field libraries. Certain manures succeed best with certain plants.9 It is true, nevertheless, that animal and vegetable substances in a decomposed state, are, generally, manures for plants. Fish even, an animal from the water, is successfully used as a manure for Indian Corn and other crops. On Flour Used for Bread-Making. Domestic Medicine - XXIV - Drunkenness. Children's Dress - XII - Pinafores. Servants of the House - XI - The Laundry-Maid (cont.) - Nurse and Nursery-Maid. Odds and Ends. Household Decorative Art - XXIV - Fret-work and Carving in Wood (cont.) How to Get Rid of Smoke, and Manage Fires.


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