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Bees.- Bonner (James) A New Plan for Speedily Increasing the Number of Bee-Hives in Scotland..., first edition, issue with "4s. 6d." at foot of title, half-title, list of subscribers, advertisement/errata leaf at end, a couple of small stains, S1 torn at foot but no loss, 2H3 & 4 slightly defective at fore-edge not affecting text, bookplate of Thomas Macknight of Ratho Castle, contemporary half calf, rubbed, upper cover detached,[British Bee Books 151], 8vo, Edinburgh, J. Moir, 1795.

⁂ "Bonner who was Bee-Master at Auchencrow, near Berwick-on-Tweed, was the most able and the best known of Scottish bee-men." British Bee Books

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Bees.- Bonner (James) A New Plan for Speedily

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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