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Fitzherbert (John) The Boke of Husbandry, collation: A8 B-M8 N2, printed almost entirely in black letter, title within woodcut border incorporating date 1534, woodcut initials, some soiling, L5-8 with marginal stain, contemporary ink annotations to M4, upper hinge weak, 19th century calf, a little rubbed and stained, [STC 10996], 8vo, Imprynted at London in fletestrete in the house of Thomas Berthelet, nere to the condite at the sygne of Lucrece. Cum privilegio, [c.1540?].

⁂ Donald McDonald's copy with his bookplate; also that of Alexander Beresford Hope.
Rothamsted acquisition date not noted.

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Fitzherbert (John) The Boke of Husbandry, Imprynted at

Estimate £1,500 - £2,000
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing