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Forestry.- Evelyn (John) Silva: or, A Discourse of Forest-Trees, and the Propagation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions, bound in 2 vol., list of subscribers, with blank *c1 leaf (usually missing), engraved plates, folding table, lacking engraved portrait by Bartolozzi (another smaller portrait laid down at beginning of first volume) and folding plate, interleaved and extra-illustrated with 10 original watercolours of leaves (most full-page) and with extensive ink annotations in manuscript by Rev. William Browne and with A.L.s. to him concerning the Golenox Oak from a Mr ?Gurnoe loosely inserted, a few notes loosely insersted, offsettting onto blank leaves, foxing, sometimes heavy in second volume, staining to upper and lower margins particularly in vol.2, nineteenth century half calf, rubbed and stained, [Henrey 137; Keynes 47], 4to, A.Ward, 1776; sold not subject to return

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Forestry.- Evelyn (John) Silva: or, A Discourse 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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