Memoirs of the Board of Agriculture of the State of New York

By: The Board of Agriculture of the State of New York

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Boards missing, backstrip largely disintegrated, but binding intact (though frail). This was formerly in the Guernsey Horticultural Society library - their crest is on the front cover. Owner's name on front endpaper.The contents comprise: an Address of the General Committee of the Board of Agriculture of the State of New York to the County Agricultural Societies for 1820; An Essay on the Principles and Practice of Rural Economy...; and some Miscellaneous Papers, including A Geological Survey of the County of Albany, Taken under the Direction of the Agricultural Society of Said County, and communicated by the Society to the Board of Agriculture. This collection offers us a tantalizing side-view of life in the early days of the American republic, ; 8vo (5 1/2" x 9"); 364 pages

Title: Memoirs of the Board of Agriculture of the State of New York

Author Name: The Board of Agriculture of the State of New York

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Albany, NY, The Board of Agriculture of the State of New York: 1821

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Poor

Seller ID: 23789

Keywords: american history united states new york agriculture rural economy,