Detailed Description

Title: Memoria sobre el beneficio de la seda
Creator: Quijano, Manuel María, 1790-1856.
Publication Info: Bogotá : Imprenta de Nicomedes Lora, 1834.
Physical Details: 35p. ; 21 3/10 x 13 9/10 cms.
Physical Condition: Dust cover slightly foxed, inside it is as new.

Donor Notes: Quijano contended that silk worms could be cultivated in New Granadam to the great economic benefit of the nation. He maintained that such worms were found in Casanare (Llanos) province. - J.L.H.

Subject(s): Colombia -- Economic conditions -- 19th century
Silk industry -- Colombia -- Sericulture

Type: Pamphlet
Language: Spanish
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: P00009
Record Number: 2277
OCLC Number: 49428548