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Direction to the Husbandman (A) in a New, Cheape and Easie Way of Fertiling, first f. blank except for woodcut Royal Arms verso, woodcut initials and head-pieces, lacking final blank, small hole to C5 touching text, 19th century half calf, rubbed, [Fussell p.32; STC 6902], small 4to, Printed by Augustine Mathewes, 1634.

⁂ We can trace only the Cetus copy at auction in the last 70 years (Bloomsbury Auctions, 22nd September, 2011, lot 90).

Provenance: Rothamsted acquisition date 1915.

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Direction to the Husbandman (A) in a New, Cheape and

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