Philadelphia: H. C. Carey & I. Lea, 1825. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition. Item #016014
xii, 563 pages of text including an index. Original full leather binding is lightly worn, with both boards expertly rehinged/reattached and minor repair to the spine. There are a few pages that are creased, a few that are lightly foxed, and the text is lightly browned throughout. The text is otherwise clean and unmarked. Lorain was the first person to create a corn hybrid. First edition.