1858 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT LETTER REVEALING A CRITICAL AGRICULTURAL SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY RELATED TO POTATO ROT BY A BALTIMORE AREA NATURALIST

By: LYMAN REED

Price: $955.99

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Book Condition: Good


Offered is a super, very interesting 1858 Baltimore handwritten by Lyman Reed to James Gordon Bennett publisher of the New York Herald regarding the scourge of Potato Disease and this Baltimore man's investigation and analysis [not present]. The letter about Reed's discovery that insects were the cause of "Potato Rot" makes for another fine example of the City's community of naturalists, scientists and innovative minds. The 1 page 8" x 10" letter is VG.

Title: 1858 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT LETTER REVEALING A CRITICAL AGRICULTURAL SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY RELATED TO POTATO ROT BY A BALTIMORE AREA NATURALIST

Author Name: LYMAN REED

Categories: Books and Manuscripts General Overview, 19th Century Manuscript, 19th Century Ephemera,

Publisher: BALTIMORE MARYLAND MD, 1858

Book Condition: Good

Type: Manuscript

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 0002404

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