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The Farmer's Manual; Being a Plain Practical Treatise on the Art of Husbandry, Designed to Promote an Acquaintance with the Modern Improvements in Agriculture, Together with Remarks on Gardening, and a Treatise on the Management of Bees.

By: BUTLER, Frederick.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Weathersfield, CT:, Published by the author, 1821.: 1821

Seller ID: S11290


8vo. [2], iv, [5]-222 pp. Lacking pp. 223-24, text toned and foxed with some water-staining, but still clearly legible. Original quarter brown calf over marbled paper-backed boards; pieces missing at corners and spine head, front cover torn, binding heavily worn. Ownership signature of Edwin B. Ripley (1823-1909), a Connecticut farmer who purchased the book in 1840 at auction, with a second signature at p. 1. RARE. As is. View more info