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Markham (Gervase) The English Husbandman, drawne into two Bookes, and each Booke in two parts, 2 books in 3 parts in 1 vol., woodcut illustrations, initials and decorations, book 1 lacking initial blank, second A gathering bound in wrong order, occasional damp-staining and light browning, ink ownership inscription to title verso, ink notes in a later hand to endpapers, contemporary half calf, rebacked, preserving original backstrip, rubbed, [Fussell pp.31-32; Poynter 21.2; STC 17358], small 4to, Printed [by Augustine Mathewes and John Norton] for Henry Taunton, and are to be sold at his shop in Saint Dunstans Church-yard in Fleetstreet, 1635.

⁂ Provenance: Thomas Nash, 1664 (ink ownership inscription).

Rothamsted acquisition date 1915.

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Markham (Gervase) The English Husbandman, drawne into

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