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Title:
Transactions of the Society for the Promotion of Useful Arts, in the State of New-York Volume IV – Part I
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 011208

Author: Committee of Publication
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Society for the Promotion of Useful Arts in the State of New York
Place: Albany, NY
Year: 1816
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Brief gift inscription on front free end paper. Brown cloth spine with paper handwritten label, greenish paper over boards, 172 pages, 50 (Appendix), inexplicably contains Contents of the Third Volume of the Transactions which are not included in this volume, some of the topics covered include: Annual Address on the Theory of Agriculture, Remarks on the Species of Curculio Remarkably Destructive to Fruit, Description of a Cave and in Intermittimg Lake Saratoga County New York, Meteorological Journal City of Albany during the Year 1813-14, On the Misnomer of Some of the Forest Trees of the United States, Observations on the Worm Which of Late Has Proved so Destructive to Bees, Observations Additional on the Worm Which of Late Has Proved so Destructive to Bees, Observations on Black Dyes, and much more. Covers worn and soiled, corners, spine ends, and edges of boards worn, previous owner’s name ink stamped on title page and Advertisement page, foxing throughout to varying degrees, damp stains popping up here and there, page removed after last page (probably a blank page). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 10 oz. Category: Science & Technology; Agriculture; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 011208.