×
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0216
Lawson (William) A New Orchard and Garden. Or The best way for planting, grafting, and to make any ground good, for a rich Orchard, 2 parts in 1, first edition, partially printed in black letter, title with woodcut illustration of men working in an orchard, woodcut illustrations, decorations and initials, slight worming affecting text, G4 with clean tear, modern morocco-backed boards, [British Bee Books 20; Fussell I, p.31; Henrey 226; STC 15329; Walker Catalogue p.44], Printed at London by Bar: Alsop for Roger Jackson..., 1618.

⁂ The second part, entitled The Countrie Housewife's Garden...together with the Husbandry of Bees, has a separate title-page dated 1617. Appears infrequently at auction.
Rothamsted acquisition date 1926.

Starting Bid

£650.00

Buyer's Premium

  • 30% up to £100,000.00
  • 25% up to £1,000,000.00
  • 17% above £1,000,000.00

Lawson (William) A New Orchard and Garden. Or The best

Tue, Jul 10, 2018 1:00 PM UTC
Auction starts in
19 Days11 Hrs7 Min39 Sec
£6500 Bids
Interested in this item?Save to 'Saved Items' to access later.
Register to Bid
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
Ask a Question|