Will ignorance give respectability, or sweeten the toil of the husbandman?
There must be first a husbandman, secondly a builder, thirdly a weaver, to which may be added a cobbler.
He cannot be a husbandman;—for you said that he is a maker of animals.
Yes; but the ministrations of the husbandman, the physician, and the builder have an end.
And thus much of the Husbandman his vtillity and necessitie.
That there is a lower, and more knotty sort, every husbandman can distinguish.
Now I will have such peace in land as cometh to the husbandman.
Also it bears the vine-fruit which brings upon itself the approval of the husbandman.
This vine is cared for and kept by God himself, who is the husbandman.
The wage of a working "husbandman" at the time was from 25s.