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Gardens.- Nicol (Walter) The Scotch Forcing Gardener, errata leaf and 5 folding engraved plates at end, original boards, uncut, lacking spine and paper covering from upper board, Edinburgh, for the Author, 1797; The Practical Planter, or, a Treatise on Forest Planting, lightly browned, library cloth, for the Author, 1799; The Gardener's Kalendar, foxed, contemporary half calf, upper cover detached, 1810; The Planter's Kalendar, 3 engraved plates, 2 hand-coloured, contemporary ink inscription to head of title, foxing, contemporary half calf, 1812, first editions, the first three with half-title (not called for in the last), rubbed or worn, Edinburgh; and 2 others by the same, 8vo (6)

⁂ Nicol (1769-1811) was a Scottish garden and hothouse designer employed at several Scottish estates and known particularly for the walled garden layout at Dalhousie Castle in Midlothian.

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Gardens.- Nicol (Walter) The Scotch Forcing Gardener,

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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