THE AMERICAN FARM BOOK; OR, COMPEND OF AMERICAN AGRICULTURE; Being a Practical Treatise on Soils, Manures, Draining, Irrigation, Grasses, Grain, Roots, Fruits, Cotton, Tobacco, Sugar Cane, Rice, and Every Staple Product of the United States. With the Best Methods of Planting, Cultivating, and Preparation for Market.; Illustrated by more than 100 Engravings.
New York: C.M. Saxton, 1863. Copyright 1849. Hardcover. 325pp with index; 105 illustrations in the text. Includes a chapter on Farm Buildings with elevation drawings. Bound in embossed green cloth, gilt-stamped spine. 7.5" x 5". Faint stains on covers, contents clean and tight. Very Good. Item #040102