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Books Books 1 - 3 of 3 on ... during the fummer, but in winter it may go three weeks or a month unwatered.....
" ... during the fummer, but in winter it may go three weeks or a month unwatered. Betide the refrefhing ftream derived from the pantano, they have fome norias : the moft remarkable of which, belonging to Mr. Arabet, is worked by wind, and raifes the water... "
A picture of Valencia, tr. by F. Shoberl - Page 126
by Christian August Fischer - 1809
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A journey through Spain in the years 1786 and 1787 ... and remarks in ...

Joseph Townsend - 1791
...Arabet, is worked by wind, and raifes the water forty feet. •The land never refts; for no fooner has it rewarded the farmer with one crop, than he begins to prepare it for another. In September he fows barley, and having reaped it about the latter end of April, or the firft week in May, he immediately...
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A Journey Through Spain in the Years 1786 and 1787, Volume 3

Joseph Townsend - 1791
...Mr. Arabet, is worked by wind, and raifes the water forty feet. The land never refts ; for no fooner has it rewarded the farmer with one crop, than he begins to prepare it for another. In September he fovvs barley, and having reaped it about the latter end of April, or the firft week in May, he immediately...
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Travels in Spain and Portugal

Conduct of life - 1828 - 176 pages
...children, all busily employed in the various occupations of agriculture. " The land, never rests ; for no sooner has it rewarded the farmer with one...and, having reaped it about the latter end of April, he puts in another of Maize or Indian Corn, which is fit to cut about the middle of September : in...
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