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Fens Drainage.- Act (An) for the Draining of the Great Level of the Fens..., [2], 561-577, [1] p., by John Field for Edward Husband, 1649 bound with Ordinance (An) for the Preservation of the Works of the Great Level of the Fenns, [2], 349-354, by William du-Gard and Henry Hills, 1654, together in 1 vol., woodcut device on titles, browned, light marginal water-staining, modern cloth, folio

⁂ Two scarce early acts concerning the draining of the Fens. ESTC lists 5 UK locations of the first and 6 of the second.

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Fens Drainage.- Act (An) for the Draining of the Great

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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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