Hardcover. 4to. USDA. 1998. 807 pgs. No DJ. Previous owner's mark on the FFEP. Spine label present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid, boards lightly rubbed and worn. Bx-103; SuDoc A 1.76:714; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 807 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Handbook of Peach and Nectarine Varieties ...
Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service National Technical Information Service, dis
Publication Date: 1998
Book Condition: Good+
Book Description ReInk Books, 2018. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1998 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. no.714(1998). Seller Inventory # 155192236
Book Description U. S. Department of Agriculture, 1998. Hardcover. Condition: G. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Large, oversize 808-page hardback. Cover worn, faded; minor highlighting. Pgs tight. No DJ. Info from the USDA description: "Okie is based at ARSí Southeastern Fruit and Tree Nut Research Laboratory in Byron, Ga. He compiled the book for commercial and hobby growers, domestic and foreign breeders, and other peach researchers and extension workers. It updates and greatly expands the 25-year-old peach variety bulletin published by Savage and Prince. It's the most comprehensive book of its kind since Peaches of New York, published in 1917. The handbook gives detailed leaf, flower and fruit information. Performance comments focus on varieties grown in the Southeast. But the book also describes the most prominent commercial varieties in other U. S. Regions. It details all varieties released by U. S. Public breeding programs, including those developed by ARS. An annotated index has brief descriptions of more than 6,000 varieties, including many obsolete and foreign peaches." ; Seller Inventory # 45529