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Mascall (Leonard) A Booke of the Arte and maner how to Plant and Graffe all sortes of Trees, collation: A-P4, largely printed in black letter, title with woodcut vignette, woodcut illustrations (including full-page on C4), woodcut initials and decorations, a few gatherings lightly browned, good margins, early 20th century dark blue crushed morocco, gilt, by Riviere & Son, inner gilt dentelles, g.e., [STC 17576; Fussell I p.9], small 4to, Imprinted at London, for Jhon Wight, 1582.

⁂ ESTC locates 5 copies only of this edition, 3 (including this one) in British Isles and 2 in N. America.
Rothamsted acquisition date 1927.

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Mascall (Leonard) A Booke of the Arte and maner how to

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