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Coffee.- Ellis (John) An Historical Account of Coffee, engraved hand-coloured folding frontispiece by John Miller after Simon Taylor, scattered spotting, bookplate, original boards, spine a little chipped, corners bumped, [Henrey 682; Nissen BBI 1584], 4to, for Edward and Charles Dilly, 1774.

⁂ John Ellis (c.1710-76), worked for many years as a trading agent in the West Indies, during which period he acquired a detailed of knowledge of numerous American plants.

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Coffee.- Ellis (John) An Historical Account of Coffee,

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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