The Farmery of Farmer Snug and Farmer Slack

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Title

The Farmery of Farmer Snug and Farmer Slack

Description

The moral virtue of tidiness meets agriculture in this famous diptych from Solon Robinson's "Facts for Farmers" (1864), one of many visions of the model farm

Publisher

Robinson, Solon (1803-1880)

Date

1864

Contributor

Cooper, Ken

Source

Solon Robinson, "Facts for farmers; also for the family circle. A compost of rich materials for all land-owners, about domestic animals and domestic economy; farm buildings; gardens, orchards, and vineyards; and all farm crops, tools, fences, fertilization, draining, and irrigation" (New York: Johnson and Ward, 1864), p. 275.

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