American Agricultural Implements: A Review of Invention and Development in the Agricultural Implement Industry of the United States

American Agricultural Implements: A Review of Invention and Development in the Agricultural Implement Industry of the United States

ARDREY, R. L.

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Publication Info

  • Publisher: Arno Press
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Date Published: 1972
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: 0405046812

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Technology and Society series. 236 p. + 3 p. of ads. 24 cm. About 58 p. of b&w drawings of various implements. Silver hardcover with black print has light soiling and label residue. Ex-library with ink stamp on front free endpaper and envelope on rear pastedown. A few pencil marks but mainly clean. Reprinted from a copy in The State Historical Society of Wisconsin Library. Originally published 1894. Covers: the development of the American plow; harrows; grain drills; corn planters and check rowers; corn cultivators; reapers; harvesters; automatic binders; mowers; haying tools and machinery; threshing machinery; corn shellers; feed and ensilage cutters; grinding mills; wind mills; pioneer manufacturing centres like Chicago, Rockford, Moline, Galesburgh, etc.