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Markham (Gervase) Markhams Farewell to Husbandry Or, The inriching of all sorts of Barren and Sterrill Grounds in our Kingdome, to be as fruitfull in all manner of Graine, Pulse, and Grasse as the best Grounds whatsoever, first edition, occasional light damp-staining, light worming to lower margin, mostly repaired, 20th century tree calf, gilt by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, [Fussell pp.30-31; Poynter 24.1; STC 17372], I[ohn] B[eale and Augustine Mathewes] for Roger Iackson, and are to be sold at his shop neere Fleete-streete Conduit, 1620; Cheape and Good Husbandry, third edition, lacking initial blank, occasional browning, 20th century half calf, [Poynter 34.2; STC 17338], printed by T[homas]. S[nodham]. for Roger Iackson, and are to be sold at his shop neere the Conduit in Fleetstreet, 1623; Countrey Contentments, or The English Huswife, occasional minor damp-staining, 20th century calf, gilt, [Poynter 34.1; STC 17343], by I[ohn]. B[eale]., for R. Iackson, and are to be sold at his shop neere Fleet-streete Conduit, 1623; Country Contentments. Or, The Husbandmans Recreations, ninth edition, some paper adhering to title, occasional soiling or browning, ink ownership inscriptions, 20th century calf-backed boards, [Poynter 34.10; Wing M623], printed by William Wilson, for George Sawbridge, at the Bible on Ludgate-hill, neer Fleet-bridge, 1660, some woodcut illustrations, small 4to (4)

⁂ Provenance: first mentioned Rothamsted acquisition date 1917.

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Markham (Gervase) Markhams Farewell to Husbandry Or,

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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing