Field Notes on Apple Culture 1886 LIBERTY HYDE BAILEY Botany Fruit Horticulture Antique


Title: Field Notes on Apple Culture

Author: L. H. [Liberty Hyde] Bailey, Jr.

Description: First edition. Publisher's green cloth boards with gilt stamped spine and blind-stamped design on front cover. Boards show spotted blemishing. Endpapers illustrated with a leafy-foliage design. Previous owner's name on front-pastedown and flyleaf, otherwise pages are clean. Pages crisp. Features 19 in-text illustrations plus frontispiece. pp. 90, plus [6] pages of publisher's advertising. 7.25 x 4.75 inches.

An early work by the noted horticulturist, Liberty Hyde Bailey.

Liberty Hyde Bailey, Jr. (1858-1954) was an American horticulturist, botanist, and co-founder of the American Society for Horticultural Science. He was born in Michigan and he studied under Asa Gray at Harvard. In 1884, he established the first horticulture department in the country at Michigan Agricultural College.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: O. Judd Co., David W. Judd, Pres't
Place: New York
Year: 1886

Keywords: botany, agriculture, fruit, antique, horticulture,

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