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America.- [Tyron (Thomas)] "Philotheos Physiologus". The Country-Man's Companion: or, a New method of Ordering Horses & Sheep so as to preserve them both from Diseases and Causalties, 3pp. advertisements, contemporary sheep, spine chipped at head, rubbed, [Fussell p.90; McDonald pp. 152-3], 12mo, by Andrew Sowle, [1684].

⁂ Rare at auction. The second section is titled "The Planters Speech to his Neighbors and Country-men in Pennsylvania, East and West Jersey, &c. And to all such as have Transported themselves into New Colonies for the sake of a quiet Life".

"A most interesting book.... Benjamin Franklin is stated to have been a disciple" - McDonald.

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America.- [Tyron (Thomas)] The Country-Man's Companion:

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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