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Bees.- Keys (John) The Practical Bee-Master..., first edition, folding engraved plate (offsettting to plate and facing title), with Postscript/errata leaf at end, E2 with paper flaw hole to outer margin, later half calf, by J.Larkin, spine gilt, uncut, for the author, [1780]; The Ancient Bee-Master's Farewell, first edition, lacking half-title, with 2 engraved plates, light foxing, contemporary tree calf, spine gilt, upper cover detached, spine worn at head, 1796 § Thorley (John) An Enquiry into the Nature, Order and Government of Bees, second edition, engraved frontispiece and plate, browned, some leaves loose, contemporary calf, red roan label, by J.Waugh, 1765 § Wildman (Daniel) A Complete Guide for the Management of Bees, sixteenth edition, 2 folding engraved plates, a little water-stained, library cloth, for the Author, 1802, [British Bee Books 135, 154, 97 & 125]; and 19 others, bees and other insects, 8vo et infra (23)

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Bees.- Keys (John) The Practical Bee-Master..., first

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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