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The Field Book of Manures; or, the American Muck Book; Treating of the Nature, Properties, Sources, History, and Operations of All the Principal Fertilisers and Manures in Common Use, with Specific Directions for Their Preparation, Preservation, and Application to the Soil and To Crops
Book #: 006745

Author: Browne, D. J.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: C. M. Saxton, Agricultural Book Publisher
Place: New York
Year: 1854
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: None Issued
Binding: Hardcover (Embossed Cloth)
Size: 12mo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 12mo. Brown gilt stamped and illustrated cloth over boards, publishers colophon lines stamped on front board, xii, 422 pages, [2], Index, illustrated with engravings. As it states under title page, “Muck is the mother of the meal chest.” everything you ever wanted to know about manure and more. You’ve heard of the Field of Dreams; well, this is the Field of Manure. Corners and spine ends are bumped, gilt is faded on the spine, covers spotted and fading, random scattered light foxing; otherwise, interior is clean with no writing or marks and the binding is sound. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 11 oz. Category: Agriculture; Inventory No: 006745.