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Silva: Or a Discourse of Forest-Trees, and the Propogation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions WITH Terra by  Alexander (Ed)  John; Hunter - First Thus - 1776 - from Temple Rare Books and Biblio.co.uk

Silva: Or a Discourse of Forest-Trees, and the Propogation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions WITH Terra

by Evelyn, John; Hunter, Alexander (Ed)

Condition: Good+


London and Edinburgh: A. Ward for J. Dodsley Et al, 1776. Two volumes bound as one; [56], 649pp, [11]; [8], 74pp, [14]. Rebound using original boards, smooth spine, divided into six panels by gilt rolls, author and title to second panel. Spine slightly faded, some wear to board edges. Internally some light browning and occasional light foxing, usual light off-setting from plates, but generally fairly clean. Silva with portrait frontispiece, forty plates (one folding) and one folding table, Terra (published a year later in York) has a plate and a folding table, and includes the uncommon prospectus for the printing of this edition of Silva. Henrey 138; Nissen DBB:615. First Thus. Half Calf and Boards. Good+. 4to.
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  • Bookseller: Temple Rare Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000711
  • Title: Silva: Or a Discourse of Forest-Trees, and the Propogation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions WITH Terra
  • Author: Evelyn, John; Hunter, Alexander (Ed)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good+
  • Edition: First Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: A. Ward for J. Dodsley Et al
  • Place: London and Edinburgh
  • Date published: 1776
  • Keywords: Noisbn, Hunter, Evelyn, Trees, Terra
  • Size: 4to


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