COCOA (Tropical Agriculture Series): URQUHART, D.H.

COCOA (Tropical Agriculture Series)


Editorial: Longmans, Green & Co, LONDON, 1961
Condición: Good Plus in Fair Dust Jacket Encuadernación de tapa dura
Comprar usado
Precio: EUR 44,15 Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 3,86 A Estados Unidos de America Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Añadir al carrito


Second edition of an important work on growing cocoa,intended as a guide to planters and as a source of information for all those concerned with the crop. One of a series of books on trop;ical agriculture which include books on Rice, Tea, Bananas, Beekeeping in the Tropics, and (later) Spices. This edition takes into account that the crop was beginning to be cultivated intensively; in addition to cultivation, the author discusses production, consumption and marketing of the cocoa bean. New chapters have been added on "The Manuring of Cocoa" and "The Supply of Planting Material". The chapter on Vegetative Propagation has been revised in light of modifications to older methods and the introduction of simpler techniques. Advances in the control of pests and diseases have been considderable and these are described in detail. Recent work on the practical aspects of fermentation and drying have also been incorporated. The chapter in this edition entitled "The Botany of Cocoa" was written by the late Professor R.E.D. Baker. Fully illustrated by photographs, both black and white and (some in) colour. Previous owner's name to front endpapers. Else unmarked. Edgewear and a large chip from top of dustjacket spine, which wraps around to top of dustjacket. Browning to endpapers only. 292 pp. N° de ref. de la librería 61183

Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Detalles bibliográficos

Título: COCOA (Tropical Agriculture Series)

Editorial: Longmans, Green & Co, LONDON

Año de publicación: 1961

Encuadernación: HARDCOVER

Condición del libro:Good Plus in Fair Dust Jacket

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Dust Jacket Included

Edición: Second Edition (First Impression).

Descripción de la librería

WE ARE NOT MEGASELLERS, PENNYSELLERS, DOLLARSELLERS OR WHINESELLERS: Formed in 1995, Ezra The Bookfinder is one of the oldest Online Booksellers and Booksearch Services. Our goals include a consistently high standard of ethics, timely service, and dogged commitment to locating and providing the best quality books for our customers. What you get from us is a live human being (you may reach our voice mail, but we WILL call you back), a genuine interest in BOOKS -- not as mere widgets, but as portals into knowledge. We've called customers back -- elusive book in hand -- after six years. It certainly doesn't usually take that much time; but we simply don't stop looking!

Ver la página web de la librería

Condiciones de venta:

This is an original book, available at our U.S. location and ready to ship out in the very next mail! Media and Priority Rates include UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE DELIVERY CONFIRMATION 30-day returns for any reason. UPS and FEDEX Expedited Services available. Out-of-U.S. orders ship AIRMAIL ONLY. Orders gladly and promptly dropshipped. We pack well! All books subject to prior sale. Ten-Day return if your book is not as described Fellow Dealers: If you maintain a stock, list your books on one of...

Más información
Condiciones de envío:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra charges are required.

Todos los libros de esta librería

Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Giro Postal PayPal