Essays On The Natural History And Origin of Peat Moss: The Peculiar Qualities Of That Substance; The Means Of Improving It As A Soil; The Methods Of Converting It Into A Manure; And The Other Economical Purposes To Which It May Be Made Subservient.
Edinburgh: Printed by George Ramsay & Co. for the Author, 1810. 1st Edition. Original Publisher's Board. 8vo., 22cm.; 428pp., (includes essays III-IX, pagination p. 238-665). The follow-up volume to Rennie's 1807 publication of the first two essays. [see our listing for that seperatley issued title]. More