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Memoirs of the Pennsylvania Agricultural Society : with selections from the most approved authors, adapted to the use of the practical farmers of the United States.

Author/Creator:
Pennsylvania Agricultural Society.
Publication:
[Baltimore?] : Published by J.S. Skinner by order of the directors, 1824 (Philadelphia : Clark & Raser, printers).
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 322, [2] p., [5] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Pennsylvania Agricultural Society.
Agriculture -- Pennsylvania.
Agricultural exhibitions -- Pennsylvania.
Notes:
Title page dated "1824". Another edition was published in the same year dated "1823 & 1824"; it contained the first 255 p. of this text, but lacked table of contents and the last plate.
"First annual exhibition and cattle show": p. [303]-311.
"Second annual exhibition and cattle show": p. 312-322.
"Pedigree of Mr. Powel's stock of improved Durham short horns": [2] p. at end.
Local notes:
Imperfect: all preliminary pages, and all after p. 88 wanting; all plates wanting. (RBC copy)
Issued (?) with: Pennsylvania Agricultural Society. Hints for American husbandmen. Philadelphia : Clark & Raser, 1827. (Item 5 of 5.)(RBC copy)
Penn Provenance:
Biddle, Craig (inscription, 1861)(PSPA copy 1)
Philadelphia Agricultural Society (inscription, 1861)(PSPA copy 1)
Penn Chronology:
1824
Cited in:
Shoemaker 17572
Contributor:
Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
187444967
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