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Title Instrucción General de el Cultivo de Tavacos
Reference Arents 842
Collection George Arents Collection
Library New York Public Library
Date 1764
Author(s) Rapon, N J
Description An unpublished book that provides advice on the cultivation of tobacco. The author describes Cuban tobacco plants, soil types and key places in Cuba which are associated with tobacco.
Document Type Manuscript
Language Spanish
Primary Commodity Tobacco
Theme Cultivation; Production
Keywords raw material, crop, plantation, harvest
Region Central America and the Caribbean
Places Cuba
Additional Information Includes watercolours of tobacco plants, and a map of Cuba. For more information on this title, see: Tobacco: Its History. Illustrated by The Books, Manuscripts and Engravings in the Library of George Arents Jr, Together with an Introductory Essay, Glossary and Bibliographic Notes. Volume Three: 1698-1783, p.423-424.
Copyright New York Public Library