LEGAL RIGHTS AND DUTIES OF FARMERS, by Geo. W. Hood - 1880 Leatherbound Forms


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Antiquarian leatherbound book. Covers display overall rubbing and fading. Interior is well-preserved showing mild toning. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE! Please see description for more details. AS IS.

Legal Rights and Duties of Farmers

by Geo. W. Hood

Published by: Inquirer Printing and Publishing Co, Lancaster, PA, 1880.

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD- condition.

  • Volume shows moderate overall wear to covers, and mild aging inside.
  • Half leatherbound.
  • Covers feature colored marble design on paper, and exhibit overall fading and rubbing.
  • Boards display notable edgewear and are exposed at areas. 
  • Corners are mildly bumped. 
  • Spine cracked and chipped. Spine piece is partly gone, showing binding glue.
  • Red titleblock with gilt is detached, and is preserved inside book. (See photos)
  • Binding is intact, with areas in volume where gutter is slightly splitting. 
  • Front cover is loosely hanging on to textblock by threads. Shoulders are cracked.
  • Interior is mildly age-toned with scarce small stains.
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks. 
  • Textblock edges show expected toning and light foxing.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • SC20181024
155 pages. 5.25 x 7.5 inches.

This volume constitutes a complete reference guide on the acquisition, possession and tending of a farm in America at the end of the 19th century, giving theoretical as well as practical advice to live successfully and peacefully as a farmer. It constitutes a good piece of history as well, being an accurate image of what farming was like at the time of the book, and the conditions for owning a farm, as well as the protection to which farmers were entitled.  
Includes a table of cases as instances, as well as a section of legal forms on the lease of a farm, endorsement, promissory notes, etc.

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Modified Item: No
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Binding: Leather
Region: North America
Original/Facsimile: Original
Language: English
Subject: Law & Government
Topic: Agriculture
Place of Publication: Lancaster PA
Publisher: Inquirer Printing and Publishing Co.
Year Printed: 1880
Author: Geo. W. Hood
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