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Hardback, approx 9 x 5.5 inches. Dark brown pebbled cloth with decorative black paneled lettering to front and gilt lettering to spine. Black endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened with small label mark to bottom half. Some minor rubbing to edges. Some minor darkening to endpapers with neat pencil inscription to front. Front tissue guard darkened with some minor darkening to title page. One or two very minor odd spots or handling marks else pages all very clean and tight throughout. Else a very good clean and tight copy. 410pp + advert. Illustrated with a frontis portrait and many B&W figures in text. Insect pests and how to deal with them. Includes Cabbage White, carrot fly, Colorado beetle, wireworms, red spider, codlin moth, and many others.
Title: A Manual of Injurious Insects, With methods of Prevention and Remedy for their attacks to Food Crops, Forest trees, and Fruit. To which is appended a Short Introduction to Entomology. Second edition.
Publisher: London, Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., Limited. 1890 2nd:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 84052
Keywords: AGRICULTURE ELEANOR A.ORMEROD, Manual, Injurious Insects, Prevention, Remedy, Food Crops, Forest trees, Fruit, Entomology, Cabbage White, carrot fly, Colorado beetle, wireworms, red spider, codlin moth, 1890, 2nd, second, pests, diseases, control