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Agricola (Georg Andreas) A Philosophical Treatise of Husbandry and Gardening, being a New Method of Cultivating and Increasing all sorts of Trees, Shrubs, and Flowers, edited by Richard Bradley, first edition in English, title printed in red and black, 22 engraved plates (13 double-page), woodcut head- & tail-pieces and initials, endpapers browned, bookplate, contemporary calf, gilt, new spine label, upper joint cracked but holding firm, spine ends and corners bumped,, rubbed and scuffed, [Fussell p.109; Henrey 411; Hunt p.74], 4to, for P.Vaillant...and W.Mears and F.Clay, 1721.

⁂ Concerning the propagation of plants by means of cutting and grafting.

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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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