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A New System Of Agriculture Being A Complete Body Of Husbandry and Gardening In #34934


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ItemID:34934

Title:A New System Of Agriculture Being A Complete Body Of Husbandry and Gardening In all the Parts of them. Viz.Husbandry in the Field, Of Forest and Timber Trees, Of the Fruit - Garden, Kitchen - Garden, Flower Garden In Five Books

Author:Laurence, John

Publisher:Tho. Woodward

Date:1726

Booktype:Hardback

Size:Folio approximately 36 x 23 cm

Description:Frontispiece, title page, dedication by the author to the Prince of Wales (3), preface (11), table of contents (6), publisher's advertisement (1), 456 pages, 2 full page plates , black and white woodcut decorations at the beginning of each book, decorations and tables in text

Binding:Full calf, with six raised bands, title field with gilt titles, tooled leather pattern on the covers, speckled page edges

Condition:Leather worn & marked with some loss, backstrip worn with loss at ends, front and rear joints split, boards attached but loose, rear end paper loose, previous owner's name in black ink on the front free endpaper, interior pages clean, some marks and light stains on some of the margins, Gloucester Farmers club book plate in front, the book is in good plus condition despite considerable external wear

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