Pacific Rural Press. Vol. XLIII. No. 16. April 16, 1892.

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Original publisher's black and white wrapper with a illustrations of plants being prepared for shipping. 11 1/4" x 15 3/4." Pages 349-372, complete. 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: "Notes from Sierra Valley," "The Dairy: A Progressive Dairyman in Orange County," "The Botanist: The Ferns of Napa," "Horticulture: Pruning Deciduous Fruit Trees," Boxes for Moving Large Plants," "Florist and Gardener: The Eschscholtzia or California Poppy," "Domestic Economy," "The Protest Against the [Nicaragua] Canal," "The Farmer in Politics," "President Jordan on Fish Interests," "The Canal Project," "National Legislation for Forest Conservation," "Methods and Cost of Drainage," and "Agricultural Engineer: A Ship Canal for the San Joaquin Valley."