The Apples of New York, Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the Year 1903, in Two Volumes

By: Beach, S.A.; Booth, N.O.; Taylor, O.M.

Price: $500.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Front and end matter lightly foxed (plates in text unscathed), pencil name and date on verso of front endpaper of each volume, related articles laid in. Bindings square and tight, boards in excellent condition. 1905 Hard Cover. Complete in two volumes. 8vo. xx, 409; iv, 360 pp. Green cloth, gilt titles and decorations, numerous color plates of various apple species throughout. Part of a larger series commissioned by the New York Agricultural Department, still valued today for their detailed descriptions and images. Modern attempts to reproduce this set have not successfully captured the quality of illustration achieved in the original.

Title: The Apples of New York, Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the Year 1903, in Two Volumes

Author: Beach, S.A.; Booth, N.O.; Taylor, O.M.

Categories: Plants & Fungi, Agricultural & Culinary, New York, Gardening & Horticulture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: J.B. Lyon Company, Printers: 1905

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2294213

Keywords: AGRICULTURE POMOLOGY APPLES FRUIT NEW YORK STATE REGIONAL FARMING,