Faulkner, Edward H.
Original publication date: 1943
Original publisher: New York: Grosset & Dunlap
Publication status: Out of print
Faulkner’s book created a flurry of popular interest in alternatives to "scientific" agriculture. It is probably most important for what happened in American consciousness because of the interest it created rather than because of what the book says.
File size: 387 kb
This book has been downloaded 333 times.
Australian libraries are allowed to provide clients with electronic copies of copyrighted materials for purposes of study only when it has been first determined that these materials are out of print and cannot be obtained through the usual channels of retail trade. This is the case with Plowman’s Folly. To obtain a copy of Plowman’s Folly for personal study, fill out the following mandatory information form and click ‘Continue’. The form will be sent to the officer in charge of the Soil And Health Library, Steve Solomon.
Within a few moments of clicking ‘Continue’ below you will receive an email containing your authorization and the URL where your requested copy is located online, allowing you proceed.
This is a free public library. Non-members do not have to pay any fees to obtain the materials in this library. But non-members will first be asked to make a small contribution before their download link is sent. Contribute or not, you will immediately receive an email containing the URL where the copy you have requested may be downloaded.
Please bookmark the URL you are about to get because under Australian library rules you are not allowed to request a copy of the same book more than one time unless you have a valid reason.
This procedure insures that the Soil And Health Library operates in compliance with Australian copyright rules. You may be absolutely assured that your name and email address will not be shared with anyone for any purpose whatsoever, unless, according to Australian copyright rules, an official of the Australian government wishes to inspect these requests. Orderly record of them must be retained for four years.
Declaration by authorized officer of the library
I declare that, after reasonable investigation, I am satisfied that a reproduction (not being a second-hand reproduction) of Plowman’s Folly cannot be obtained within a reasonable time at an ordinary commercial price.
Signed: Steve Solomon, Soil and Health Librarian
Declaration by library client
Date: 27th March 2023
To the officer in charge of the Soil And Health Library:
I request a reproduction of the book Plowman’s Folly.
Personal data including the user's legal name and email address will be stored in Soil and Health Library archives for a minimum of four years, but will not be sold to anyone or shared with anyone except as required by Australian law.