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[Le Lorrain de Vallemont (Pierre)] Curiosities of Nature and Art in Husbandry and Gardening, engraved frontispiece and 12 plates, spotting and browning, bookplate of John Scotland, contemporary panelled calf, upper cover detached, lower cover becoming loose, [Fussell p.99; Henrey 588; Perkins 1002], for D. Brown, at the Black Swan without Temple-Bar [&c.], 1707 § Bowden (Thomas) The Farmer's Director: or, a Compendium of English Husbandry, half-title, 2ff. advertisements at end, ink ownership stamp of E.H.M.Lowndes, contemporary calf, later spine label, upper cover cracked but holding firm, [not in Fussell], printed for Richardson and Urquhart, at the Royal Exchange, 1776 § Mitchell (James) Sketches on Agriculture; or, Farmer's Remembrancer, engraved frontispiece, light foxing, contemporary half calf, rubbed, [Fussell pp. 144-145], 1828 § Feijóo y Montenegro (Benito Jerónimo) The Honour and Advantage of Agriculture, [?translated by Benjamin Stillingfleet], library cloth, printed for R. and J. Dodsley, 1760; and 12 others, agriculture, 8vo (16)

⁂ The last with only 3 copies on ESTC including this one (others Cambridge and Manchester, John Rylands Library).

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[Le Lorrain de Vallemont (Pierre)] Curiosities of

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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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