First Report of the Secretary of Agriculture 1889
Place Published: Washington DC
Publisher: Government Printing Office
Date Published: 1889
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 41299
560pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Black cloth over boards with a gilt stamped title on the backstrip, and blind double ruled borders on the covers. Fair. The backstrip has almost completely come away from the spine, the spine is rolled, and the cloth at the spine ends is chipped. There is a previous owner's name on the title page. The text block is cracked throughout. Complete. All plates present, including 19 in color. Plates 3-5 at p. 452, are completely detached, but laid in.
A Report of the Secretary of Agriculture, including Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, Report of the Ornithologist and Mammalogist, Report of the Microscopist, Report of the Statistician, Report of the Entomologist, and more.