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P[lattes] (G[abriel]) A Discovery of Infinite Treasvre, Hidden since the VVorlds Beginning, VVhereunto all men, of what degree soever, are friendly invited to be sharers with the discoverer, with variant title reading 'vers.', with final errata f., lacking initial blank, A3 & 4 frayed at head affecting running title, 20th century calf, spine gilt in compartments, [Fussell p.38; STC 19998], small 4to, Printed by I[ohn] L[egat] and are to be sold by George Hutton, within the Turn-stile in Holborne, 1639.

⁂ A scarce agricultural work, which includes emigration to the new plantations and new machines in agriculture.

Provenance: Rothamsted acquisition date 1915.

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Plattes (Gabriel) A Discovery of Infinite Treasvre,

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
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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