Pacific Rural Press. Vol. XLIII. No. 10. March 5, 1892.

Price: $15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's black and white wrapper with a reprinted photograph of an orange tree. 11 1/4" x 15 3/4." Pages 201-232, complete [some pages misnumbered]. Black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Pages are very clean and intact except for slight chipping at the spine. The Pacific Rural Press was a major agricultural journal that was published between the mid-nineteenth century and early twentieth century. Many of the articles give information and advice on the different parts of the agricultural industry. The following are some of the articles and features in this issue: "The Orange Interest," "The Northern Citrus Fair Association," "A Strong Letter on Forest Preservation," "The Apiary: Nonswarming Systems of Bee Culture," "Entomological: Scale Insects," "Sheep and Wool: A Valuable Record of California Experience," "Domestic Economy: Tough Meats," "The Sour Orange as an Avenue Tree," "Citrus Fruits: The Orange--From Seed to Fruit," "Pruning Year-Old Prune Trees," "Cooperation in Raisin Marketing," "Fruit Preservation: Sulphuring in Fruit Drying," and "The Kern River Valley: Its Fertile Soil and Immense Water Supply--Vast and Comprehensive System of Canals," "Florist and Gardener: Annuals for Bedding in California."