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Eight practical treatises on the cultivation of the sugar cane, written in consequence of His Excellency the Earl of Elgin's offer of a prize of one hundred pounds, in the latter part of 1842.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Jamaica : Printed and Published by Jordan & Osborn, 23 White-Church Street, Spanish Tavern, 1843.
Description:
iii, 185 pages, [3] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Notes:
  • Page 3 incomplete.
  • "The prize was by them unanimously awarded to Thomas Henney, Esq. whose treatise is accordingly placed at the commencement of the series"--Page ii.
Binding note:
GAX copy: in original cloth-backed marbled boards, spine with remains of original paper label.
Provenance:
GAX copy: Pastedown with ink ownership stamp "Burden, The Hall, Clevedon, Som.", nineteenth century presentation inscription in ink to flyleaf: "Messrs Miles's & Kington Bristol with Messrs. Elin Wright & Cos compliments."
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Cultivation of the sugar cane
OCLC:
78948922
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