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Ploughing.- Black (James) Observations on the Tillage of the Earth, and on the Theory of Instruments Adapted to this End, first edition, 11 engraved folding plates, lacking half-title, some creasing and a few closed tears to plates, F5 with closed tear to head, ink ownership stamp 'A.Cheale' to foot of title, contemporary half calf, a little rubbed, [Fussell p.98; Perkins 165], for P.Elmsly, 1777 § Small (James) A Treatise on Ploughs and Wheel Carriages, second edition (first Dublin edition), lacking half-title, 7 folding engraved plates, spotting and browning, bookplate and gilt ownership stamps to covers of Owen Wynne, contemporary calf, scuffed, [cf. Fussell pp. 98-99], Dublin, 1802 § Gray (Andrew) The Plough-Wright's Assistant; or, A Practical Treatise on Various Implements Employed in Agriculture, 16 folding engraved plates, light browning, library cloth, Edinburgh, 1808; and 2 others, ploughing, 4to & 8vo (5)

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Ploughing.- Black (James) Observations on the Tillage

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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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