Agricultural Almanac for the Year 1890, Vol. 65

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Unpaginated (30pp.). Illustrated. Typical almanac content with the obligatory references to the horoscope. Articles on value of woodland, when to cut brush, uses of linseed, rules for building barns, advice on horses, how to make fire extinguishers, the statistical odds of death, substances liable to spontaneous combustion (watch out for starch), the importance of recording deeds, building a rat proof corncrib, mutton suet as a household remedy, an account called A Tragedy at an Indian Dance, business rules, "things worth knowing" and more. Includes a chart showing "An Anatomy of Man's Body as Said to Be Governed by the Twelve Constellations." The whole is browned. The front cover shows spotting across the face. Chipped at the edges. Spine ends chipped. Size: 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall

Title: Agricultural Almanac for the Year 1890, Vol. 65

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Categories: Americana, Ephemera,

Publisher: Lancaster, John Baer Sons: 1890

Binding: Original Pictorial Wraps

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 017592