B00CLVDT72 1919 Hardback copy, covers are worn, text is clean, back hinge is weak. V-6. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Hidden Treasure; a Story of Modern Farming; ...
Publisher: J b Lippincott Co
Book Condition: Fair
Book Description J b Lippincott Co. Hardcover. Condition: Good. B00CLVDT72 4th impression, 1919. Front hinge broken. Good. Light to moderate shelf wear to covers/corners; satisfaction guaranteed. Hardcover lacking the Dust Jacket. Seller Inventory # SKU12130929
Book Description J b Lippincott Co, Philadedlphia, 1919. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. E h Suydam (illustrator). 303 pages; 24 chapters; 16 illustrations including colored frontispiece. Pages tight; moderate page wear; no markings on pages; page edges slightly darkened and foxed. inner spine crease slightly weakened but all pages intact. Front end page includes inked NOTE AND SIGNATURE OF AUTHOR. THE WORDS :"TO MY FRIEND F W kELLEY; SO FAR YOU HAVE KNOWN ME ONLY AS AN ARDENT EXPERIMENT OF PORTAND CEMENT. IN CEMENTING YOUR COMMODITY WITH MY GREATIST DESIRE--FARMING, I TRUST I HAVE OPENED THE WAY, TO SOME ONE AT LEAST, TO ENTER THE UTOPIA OF MY DREAMS. PERMANENTLY YOUR, JOHN THOMAS SIMPSON" Gray hard covers with navy blue lettering on front cover and spine. Paste on illustration of cows in a meadow and stream. Moderate shelf wear; Slight bumping on corners. Chapter headings include: The Old Homestead; A Day's Work; Draining the Pond; Selling Tuttles; Power and Banking; The Dairy House; Ruth and the Straw Stack; Filling the Incubator; The Storm; Flling the Silo; Christmas at Brokside Farm, etc. VERY RARE VINTAGE COPY. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # S44-B3471-7170