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[Weston (Sir Richard)] Directions left by a gentleman to his sonns: for the improvement of barren and heathy land, in England and Wales, blindstamp and some light soiling to title, a few pencil notes to text, 20th century half calf, spine faded, [Fussell p.44; Wing R671], small 4to, printed by E.T. and R.H. for R. Royston, bookseller to the Kings most excellent Majesty, 1670.

⁂ Essentially a plagiarism of Weston by Gabriel Reeve with a few minor additions, the pencil notes indicate which parts are by Weston and which by Reeve.

Provenance: Francis Henry Cripps-Day (blindstamp)

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[Weston (Sir Richard]) Directions left by a gentleman

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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