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Manure.- Beatson (Maj.-Gen. Alexander) A New System of Cultivation, without Lime, or Dung, or Summer Fallows, 2 vol. (including supplement), 7 engraved plates, the 3 in supplement folding, foxing to plates, uncut in original boards, spines worn but labels mostly intact, 1820-21 § Bayley (Thomas B.) Thoughts on the Necessity and Advantages of Care and Oeconomy in collecting and preserving different Substances for Manure, later half calf, rubbed, Manchester, 1795 § Ruffin (Edmund) An Essay on Calcareous Manures, foxed, contemporary sheep, upper cover detached, Petersburg, Va., 1832 § Dacre (Rev. B.) Testimonies in favour of Salt as a Manure, uncut in original boards, worn, upper cover detached, Manchester, 1825 § Alexander (James) A Dissertation on Quick-Lime, modern boards, Glasgow, 1779 § Morley (John) Cheap & Profitable Manure, &c., third edition, list of subscribers to first and second editions at end, foxing, uncut in original boards, rubbed and soiled, Norwich, Stanhopian Press, 1812 § Essay (An) on the Utility of Soap-Ashes as a Manure, inscribed "from the author" at head of title and also in his hand "Only forty copies printed on this paper", fine paper copy, folding hand-coloured engraved frontispiece (laid down and soiled), 2 leaves near end with small repaired tears, modern cloth, 1812; and 6 others, similar, 4to and 8vo (14)

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Manure.- Beatson (Maj.-Gen. Alexander) A New System of

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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
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London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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