Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1889. First Edition. Hardcover. 5 3/4 X 9 1/8 Inches. 560 PP. Good. Item #5671
First printing of the first annual printed report of the Secretary of Agriculture. Illustrated throughout. Color plates intact. An important report that exhibited the growing interest in America in forest protection, meat inspection and reconstruction needs in South. Some light dampstaining to top edge. Binding a bit worn and scuffed. Foxing throughout.