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Houghton (John) Husbandry and Trade Improv'd, 4vol., second edition, title in red and black, ink inscription to vol.1 title, contemporary calf, later spine labels, some joints cracked but holding firm, printed for Woodman and Lyon, 1728 § Mills (John) A Treatise on Cattle, numerous ink inscriptions to endpapers including 'Remedy for scab' and 'Goose grease will kill lice', contemporary calf, spine chipped at head, [cf. Fussell p.49 (London edition], Dublin, Printed for W. Whitestone, 1776 § Mortimer (John) The Whole Art of Husbandry; or, The Way of Managing and Improving of Land, second edition, woodcut illustrations, very light damp-staining to first 3 gatherings, bookplate of J.W.Knightley, contemporary panelled calf, upper joint cracked but holding firm, [Fussell p.97; Goldsmiths' 4474], 8vo, printed by J. H. for H. Mortlock at the Phoenix, and J. Robinson at the Golden Lion in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1708 § Dickson (Adam) The Husbandry of the Ancients, 2 vol., first edition, engraved plate, contemporary tree calf, J. Dickson & W. Creech, Edinburgh, 1788; and 12 others, agriculture, 8vo (20)

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Houghton (John) Husbandry and Trade Improv'd, second

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
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London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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