Buenos Aires: Standard Printing Office, 1866. xv,,49,pp. [bound with:] Mulhall, M.G. and E.T.: HANDBOOK OF THE RIVER PLATE; COMPRISING BUENOS AYRES, THE UPPER PROVINCES, BANDA ORIENTAL, AND PARAGUAY. IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. I. Buenos Aires: Standard Printing Office, 1869. vii,176,48,129-160pp. Contemporary half sheep over marbled boards, spine gilt. Spine and covers worn. Age- toning, occasional stains throughout. A good copy. Item #WRCAM35341
Michael George and Edward T. Mulhall were brothers who founded the Buenos Aires STANDARD and served as its editors. THE RURAL CODE... contains sections on cattle farming and tillage and a chapter devoted to the rural police. The HANDBOOK... includes information about Argentina, Uruguay, and Paraguay, with chapters devoted to foreign populations, agricultural colonies, colonization projects, advice to emigrants, and itineraries from England and New York to Buenos Aires. Rural Code...: SABIN 51269. Handbook...: SABIN 51268 (same pagination). NAYLOR 138.