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Trade Catalogue.- Sharp (James) Descriptions of some of the Utensils in Husbandry, Rolling Carriages, Cart Rollers, and Divided Rollers for Land or Gardens, Mills, Weighing Engines, &c. &c. made and sold by James Sharp, No 15, Leadenhall-Street, London..., 22pp. only (of 28pp., lacking 4pp. 'List of some other Articles...at Mr. Sharp's Manufactory in Tooley-Street' at end and rear docket title), with 16 engraved plates, woodcut illustrations of weighing machine and rolling waggon, title browned & slightly stained and frayed at edges (repaired), some light spotting and soiling, stain to upper edge of first few leaves and plates, a few other marginal repairs, central vertical crease from previous folding, modern cloth, [cf.Kress B.81 & Perkins 1544], oblong 4to, by Benjamin White...and Edward and Charles Dilly, [between 1777 and 1779].

⁂ Rare trade catalogue of agricultural machinery.

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Trade Catalogue.- Sharp (James) Descriptions of some 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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