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Surveying.- Atwell (George) The Faithfull Surveyour, second edition, woodcut diagrams, marginal browning at beginning and end, contemporary sheep, rubbed, [Wing A4164], Cambridge, Printed for William Nealand, 1662 § Leybourn (William) The Compleat Surveyor, second edition, engraved portrait frontispiece with short tear, title in red and black, woodcut illustrations and diagrams, stub of final blank leaf present, occasional soiling, contemporary sheep, spine worn at head and foot, scuffed, [Wing L1908], Printed by R. and W. Leybourn, for G. Sawbridge, 1657 § Norden (John) The Surveiors Dialogue, third edition, partially printed in black letter, some woodcut diagrams, last leaf with margin and corner cut away but not affecting text, endpapers and verso of final leaf with heavy contemporary ink annotations and calculations, contemporary limp vellum, lacking ties, [STC 18641], Printed by Thomas Snodham, 1618, 4to and folio (3)

⁂ Three important 17th century titles on surveying, all in contemporary bindings.

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Surveying.- Atwell (George) The Faithfull Surveyour,

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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