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Tanara (Vincenzo) L'Economia del Cittadino in Villa, half-title, woodcut title vignette of ploughing, head-pieces and initials, a little browned, some staining, particularly towards end, old limp boards, spine a little worn, Venice, Steffano Curti, 1674 § Bonardo (G.M.) Le Ricchezze dell'Agricoltura, woodcut of ploughing to verso of dedication, contemporary ink signature of Sr. Henry Blount on title, contemporary limp vellum, stained, holes to spine and lower cover, Treviso, Aurelio Righettini, 1631 § Agostinetti (Giacomo) Cento, e Dieci Ricordi, che formano il buon Fattor di Villa, browned, old boards, spine worn, Bologna, Gioseffo Longhi, 1681 § Falcone (Giuseppe) La Nuova, Vaga, et Dilettevole Villa, Treviso, 1602; Rimedii...dove s'insegna molti, & varij secreti per medicar Bue, Vacche, Cani, Cavalli..., Treviso, 1602, together 2 works in 1 vol., each title with woodcut device, first title browned and with small hole (becoming loose), later half vellum, Fabritio Zanetti, all rubbed, 4to & 8vo (4)

⁂ Sir Henry Blount (1602-82), landowner, traveller and author of A Voyage into the Levant of 1636, who inherited the estate of Tyttenhanger, Herts. from his brother in 1654 and replaced the old manor with a new house.

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Tanara (Vincenzo) L'Economia del Cittadino in Villa,

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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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