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Gardens.- Oosten (Henrik van) The Dutch Gardener; or, the Compleat Florist, first English edition, engraved frontispiece and 2 plates, browned, some spotting, contemporary panelled calf, spine gilt with green morocco label, rubbed, splits to joints, spine worn at head, [Henrey 1197; Hunt 406], for D. Midwinter and T. Leigh, 1703; and a copy of the second English edition of 1711, 8vo (2)

⁂ Scarce first edition of a popular work on horticulture by the nurseryman at Leiden, including sections on fruit trees, bulbs, and particularly the manuring of tulips.

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Gardens.- Oosten (Henrik van) The Dutch Gardener; or,

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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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