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Plat (Sir Hugh) The new and admirable Arte of setting of Corne: With all the necessarie Tooles and other Circumstances belonging to the same, first edition, collation: A-D4, woodcut title vignette, woodcut initials and decoration, early 20th century calf, gilt, [STC 19993], small 4to, Imprinted at London by Peter Short, dwelling at the signe of the Starre on Bredstreet hill, 1600.

⁂ Rare. ESTC locates 3 other copies in British Isles (BL, Lincoln Cathedral and Bodleian) and only one in N. America (Mass. Hist. Soc.). Two appearances traced at auction - in 1995 bound with another work; and before that, in 1937.
Rothamsted acquisition date 1915.

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Plat (Sir Hugh) The new and admirable Arte of setting

Estimate £600 - £800
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing