Quantity: 1 available
Brooklyn [NY]: J. W. Heighway, & Co., Printers, 1855.. 1855.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps sewn with tan thread. The rear wrapper is lacking. The front wrap is darkened, stained & soiled with the corners creased & with small pieces out. The spine is perished & the wrap is partially detached. 31 pages &  leaves. There is staining & soiling to the rear blank & to the bottom corners of 2 leaves. The bottom corners of the first 3 leaves are creased. There is a light vertical crease to the front wrap & to each page of the pamphlet. Overall, the contents are good.
The Society was incorporated in April 1, 1854. Its offspring was the Hunt Horticultural and Botanical Garden, incorporated Aptril 9, 1855.
Rare. WorldCat locates only two copies.
Title: AN ADDRESS DELIVERED BEFORE THE BROOKLYN HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY, / By the President John W. Degrauw, Esq. December 7th, 1854; Also The Report of the Treasurer, W. S. Dunham, with the Report of the Executive Committee....Published by Order of the Society
Publisher: Brooklyn [NY]: J. W. Heighway, & Co., Printers, 1855.: 1855.
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 15064
Keywords: GARDENING; HORTICULTURE; NEW YORK CITY; BROOKLYN HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY; EXHIBITIONS; SPEECH; PRESIDENT'S ADDRESS; JOHN W. DEGRAUW; TREASURER'S REPORT; W. S. DUNHAM; REPORT OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE; NINETEENTH CENTURY; 19TH CENTURY.