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Fruit-trees.- Austen (Ralph) Observations upon some part of Sr Francis Bacon's Naturall History as it concernes, Fruit-trees, Fruits, and Flowers..., first edition, with final contents leaf, a few markings to margins in contemporary hand, title lightly soiled and stained, a few rust-spots (one to A4 causing small hole affecting a few letters), later calf, gilt, by Rivière & Son, t.e.g., others uncut, Oxford, Hen. Hall , for Thomas Robinson, 1658; A Treatise of Fruit-Trees, Shewing the Manner of Grafting, Setting, Pruning, and Ordering of them in all Respects..., third edition, longitudinal half-title, paper flaw hole to foot of F2 with loss of a couple of letters, contemporary sheep, rubbed, a few scuffs, spine chipped at head, Oxford, by William Hall, for Amos Curteyne, 1665, [Fussell pp.48-49; Henrey 3 & 7; Hunt first work only: 274; Wing A4234 & A4240], small 4to (2)

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Fruit-trees.- Austen (Ralph) Observations upon some

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
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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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