Page images
PDF
EPUB

FIVE ACRES TOO MUCH.

· A TRUTHFUL ELUCIDATION

OF

THE ATTRACTIONS OF THE COUNTRY,

AND

A CAREFUL CONSIDERATION OF THE QUESTION OF PROFIT

AND LOSS AS INVOLVED IN AMATEUR FARMING,

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]

AUTHOR OF

AME FISH OF NORTH AMERICA," " SUPERIOR FISHING,

GAME BIRDS," ETC.

[ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small]

Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1869, by

ROBERT B. ROOSEVELT,

In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the

Southern District of New York.

TO

THE WRITERS OF BOOKS

ON

FARMING, GARDENING, HORTICULTURE, AGRICUL

TURE, AND FLORICULTURE,

THIS WORK IS RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED,

AS AN EVIDENCE

OF WHAT CAN BE DONE AND WHAT WONDERFUL RESULTS

CAN BE PRODUCED BY A CAREFUL STUDY OF
THEIR DIRECTIONS AND STRICT OBE-

DIENCE TO THEIR RULES;

AND

AS A SLIGHT TESTIMONIAL TO THE ACCURACY, LUCIDITY,

AND PRACTICABILITY OF THE ADVICE WHICH THEY

[merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][merged small][ocr errors]
« PreviousContinue »