SOWERBY (GEORGE BRETTINGHAM)  A Conchological Manual, 1842; and 11 others (12)
Lot 416
SOWERBY (GEORGE BRETTINGHAM) A Conchological Manual, 1842; and 11 others (12)
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SOWERBY (GEORGE BRETTINGHAM)
A Conchological Manual, second edition, hand-coloured engraved frontispiece and 26 plates, 2 folding tables, publisher's cloth, defective, 8vo, Henry G. Bohn, 1842--MAWE (THOMAS) Every Man his Own Gardener; Being a New and Much More Complete Gardener's Calendar and General Directory than Any One Hitherto Published, engraved frontispiece, some dampstaining to top corner (affecting index only), contemporary calf, worn, 8vo, printed for J. Johnson, 1803--ISAAC (J.) The General Apiarian, second edition, 8vo, Exeter, R. Trewman, 1803--TURNER (DAWSON) and LEWIS WESTON DILLWYN. The Botanist's Guide Through England and Wales, 2 vol., contemporary boards, worn, 8vo, Phillips and Fardon, 1805--HOOKER (WILLIAM JACKSON) The British Ferns, 64 plates (of 66, lacking plates 20 and 40), contents working loose, publisher's cloth, worn, 8vo, Lovell Reeve, 1861--ELLIS (WILLIAM) The Practical Farmer: Or the Hertfordshire Husbandman Containing many New Improvements in Husbandry, 2 parts in one vol, contemporary calf, edges of spine slightly worn, 8vo, printed for Thomas Astley and Stephen Austen, 1738--EVELYN (JOHN) Sylva: Or A Discourse of Forest Trees and the Propagation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions..., bound with Terra: a Philosophical Essay of Earth, titles printed in red and black, contemporary calf, hinges loose, worn, small folio, printed for J. Walthoe, 1729; and 4 others (12)
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