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Livestock.- Mascall (Leonard) The Government of Cattell. Divided into Three Books, The first entreating of Oxon, Kine and Calves ... the second discoursing the government of horses ... the third of sheep, goats, hogs and dogs, first edition, mostly black letter, occasional browning, ink ownership inscription, 2 19th century illustrations of cows laid down on pastedowns, contemporary calf, splitting to joints but holding firm, rubbed, [Fussell p.10; 17586], small 4to, Printed by T. S[nodham]. for Roger Iackson, and are to be sould at his shop, neere Fleet-street Conduit, 1620.

⁂ A rare early edition, ESTC lists 5 copies only including this one.

Provenance: Rothamsted acquisition date 1928.

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Livestock.- Mascall (Leonard) The Government of

Estimate £400 - £600
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing