Raleigh: Joseph Gales, 1819. Leather. 1st edition, 1819. A Very Good copy. 16mo., 223, (2)pp., illustrated with drawings. Rebound in 20th century full calf, with title on a red morocco label on the spine. Text is browned with occasional scattered foxing. Lacking a front blank end paper. Previous owner's name, date(1834) and presenter on the title page in ink. A Very Good copy. Very Good. Item #23526
***An early North Carolinian imprint, a series of essays on agriculture & rural affairs. applying the scientific principals, and attempting to raise the education of North Carolina farmers from its low level. One of the great North Carolina rarities.***.