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Vermin.- Smith (Robert, Rat-Catcher to the Princess Amelia) The Universal Directory for Taking Alive and Destroying Rats, and all other kinds of Four-Footed and Winged Vermin, in a method hitherto unattempted: calculated for the use of the Gentleman, the Farmer, and the Warrener, first edition, 6 engraved plates, 4 folding, offsetting, title browned, contemporary calf, joints splitting, corners bumped, for the author, 1768 § The Vermin-Killer: Being a Compleat and necessary Family-Book, shewing the ready way to destroy adders, badgers, birds of all sorts, earwigs, caterpillares, flies, fish, foxes... &c., lacking final advertisement f., library cloth, W.Owen, [c.1755] § Wright (Sir James) Observations upon the Important Object of Preserving Wheat and other Grain from Vermin..., first edition, half-title, bookplates of Lord Willoughby de Broke, contemporary speckled calf, upper cover detached, [Goldsmiths' 16648. Kress B. 3314], 4to, for J. Cooper, 1796, 8vo & 4to (3)

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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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