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Surveying.- Leigh (Valentine) The Moste Profitable and commendable science, of Surveying of Landes, Tenementes, and Hereditamentes...Newly Imprinted and corrected, largely printed in black letter, small woodcut device on title, woodcut diagrams and initials, lacking blank A1, lacking folding table in Latin and one sheet (of 2) of table for measuring lands, some light soiling, table with short tear at edge repaired, slight worming to a few leaves, modern half calf, spine faded, [STC 15418; cf.Fussell I, p.7, 1577 edition], small 4to, by John Windet, for Andrew Maunsell, 1588.

⁂ ESTC lists 6 UK copies (including this one) and 3 in America.

Provenance: Rothamsted acquisition date 1915.

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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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