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Fitzherbert (John) The Boke of Husbandry very profytable and necessarye for all maner of persons, collation: A-H8 (complete with final blank leaf), almost entirely printed in black letter, woodcut title, woodcut initials, early ink marginalia occasionally trimmed, early 19th century diced russia, gilt, [STC 10999.3; Fussell I, pp.1-6], 8vo, Imprinted at London in Fletestrete by William Powell, dwellyng at the signe of the George, next unto Saynt Dunstones church, 1549.

⁂ ESTC locates only one other copy, at Hatfield House.

Provenance: ?Mason (inscription at head of title).
Rothamsted acquisition date 1931.

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Fitzherbert (John) The Boke of Husbandry very

Estimate £2,000 - £3,000
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing