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The Book of the Farm: Detailing the Labors of the Farmer, Steward, Plowman, Hedger, Cattle-man, Shepherd, Field-worker, and Dairymaid

by STEPHENS, Henry

Price: $250.00
from: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

  • Seller Inventory #: 335047
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Fair
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Alden, Beardsley & Co
  • Place: Auburn
  • Date published: 1852
  • Keywords: Nature, Gardening, Biography

Auburn: Alden, Beardsley & Co, 1852. Hardcover. Fair. Thick octavo. Two volumes bound as one. Explanatory notes, remarks, etc. by John S. Skinner, editor of The Farmers' Library. Full blind-embossed leather with gilt-stamped spine. Illustrated with 450 sketches. Spine torn with masking tape helping to hold the spine together, extremities worn, contemporary owner's name penned on preliminary, hinges cracked, scattered foxing, thus fair only.