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Fruit-trees.- Forsyth (William) A Treatise on the Culture and Management of Fruit-Trees, first edition, 13 engraved folding plates, foxing or staining, offsetting to plates, final leaf frayed at inner margin, contemporary sprinkled calf, spine gilt, a little worn, covers detached, 1802 § Hitt (Thomas) A Treatise of Fruit-Trees, second edition, with binder's leaf at end, 7 engraved plates, all but one folding, some torn and repaired, contemporary calf, head of spine worn, for the Author..., 1757 § La Quintinye (Jean de) The Complete Gard'ner, fifth English edition, engraved frontispiece, 10 folding engraved plates and illustrations in text, contemporary ink inscription "H.Middleton His Book 1735" on verso of frontispiece (showing through), another to title (partly erased and pasted over) and front free endpaper, contemporary panelled calf, for Andrew Bell, 1710 § Lyon (P.) Observations on the Barrenness of Fruit Trees..., first edition, half-title, engraved frontispiece, 16pp. catalogue at end, contemporary ink inscription at head of title, heavily foxed, later cloth-backed boards, uncut, Edinburgh, 1813, all rubbed; and 2 others on fruit trees, 4to & 8vo (6)

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Fruit-trees.- Forsyth (William) A Treatise on the

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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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