Boston: Joseph Breck and Company, 1840-1841. First Editions. Softcover. Broadsheets, folded to quarto, pp: 1 to 416 + 4-page index [8 to 16 pages per issue]. Includes many agricultural articles, including: Ayershire cattle, Shaker barns, beach grass, Brother Jonathan's wife's advice, cattle shows, cheese in Ohio, docking horses, Englishman's account of United States, Essex Agricultural Show, flowers, fruit, hints to girls, grape culture, treatment of hired men, horses, laboring classes, large and small farms, Middlesex Cattle Show, pauperism, plows, poetry, recipes, &c., &c. Printed on supple rag paper; some minor wear to folds and minor soiling primarily of the cover sheets and short tears at the folds. 12" 10" Very Good. Item #040278
Original as issued, never bound.