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Potato Famine.- Niven (Ninian) & James Macklin. Essay on the Recent Failure of the Potato Crop..., 2 parts in 1, 32pp., half-title, illustration, Dublin, 1835 bound after Sinclair (Sir John) Account of an Improved Mode of Raising Crops of Grain, by means of a Drill-Barrow, 16pp., engraved plate, with the final blank, Edinburgh, 1815 bound with Greg (Thomas) & others. Communication to the Board of Agriculture on the Application of Lime to the Infant Turnip, 20pp., title soiled, 1813 and Lance (Edward J.) The Cottage Farmer.., 34pp., lithographed portrait of Lord Kames (foxed), engraved plate, [c.1832], together 4 works in 1 vol., first editions, light spotting and soiling, modern cloth, 8vo

⁂ All rare pamphlets: COPAC lists only one copy of the first (Senate House Libraries), 3 copies of the second, none of the third, and 3 of the fourth.

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Potato Famine.- Niven (Ninian) Essay on the Recent

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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