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Heresbach (Conrad) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, collation: A-C4 A-Z8 [et]8 2A2, largely printed in black letter, full-page woodcut coat of arms on title verso, one woodcut in text, woodcut initials and decorations including printer's device on verso of final leaf, occasional light water-staining, last leaf slightly frayed, early ink annotations to title, at end and on versos of both covers, contemporary limp vellum with later gilt lettering to spine, [STC 13199], 4to, Printed by T. Este, for Thomas Wight, 1596.

⁂ No complete copy traced at auction. Among several early ownership inscriptions are those of Richard Russell and Mary Peckham.
Rothamsted acquisition date not noted.

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£700.00

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Heresbach (Conrad) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Printed

Estimate £1,000 - £1,500
104d23h48m47s
£700
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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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