Philadelphia: Henry Carey Baird, 1859.
Illustrated by Illustrated. New Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #13459
Missing flyleaves - starts with Title Page and ends with final text page 292, cocked, edgeworn, light tone with random foxing, owner's signature, pencil notes and scribbles on a number of illustrations, pencil notes on rear paste-down, cloth stains, wear. Still serviceable and solid hardcover. ; A New Edition, Revised, With Much Additional Matter. "... in preparing this work for the milling public, that his object is to establish a correct guide to a business which so little is known about, in a shape of substantial reference, instead of speculative theories, and that confined to the minds only of those who are attached to the business, either by the employment of capital or otherwise. Special regard has also been paid to most of the essential improvements which have, of late, been introduced for the benefit of the miller. - Introduction. Well-received reference work. ; Practical Series; 292 pages.
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