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Farriery.- Almond (Robert) The English Horsman and Complete Farrier...with the Humours of a Smithfield Jockey, first edition, lacking engraved frontispiece but with folding table and final leaf (longitudinal half-title), with contemporary ink signature of William Osbaldeston at head of title and Richard Osbaldeston to verso of half-title, notes in contemporary hand "To licker bootes..." etc. on front pastedown, upper hinge broken, shaken, contemporary sheep, spine worn and faded, [Wing A2897], for Simon Miller, 1673; and 4 others, farriery, 8vo (5)

⁂ Very rare, with only the British Library copy listed by ESTC in the UK and 3 locations in America. We can find only one example appearing at auction, in 1945.

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Farriery.- Almond (Robert) The English Horsman and

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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