WORLIDGE (JOHN)] Systema Agriculturae; The Mystery of Husbandry Discovered, 1687
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WORLIDGE (JOHN)] Systema Agriculturae; The Mystery of Husbandry Discovered, 1687
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WORLIDGE (JOHN)] Systema Agriculturae; The Mystery of Husbandry Discovered, 1687
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[WORLIDGE (JOHN)]
Systema Agriculturae; The Mystery of Husbandry Discovered, fourth edition, carefully corrected and amended", engraved frontispiece (with letterpress "explanation"), one engraved plate, several woodcut illustrations in the text, bookplate of Lord Battersea, contemporary calf, rebacked [Westwood & Satchell, pp.204-5; Wing 3601; Kress 1670; Goldsmiths 2651], folio, Thomas Dring, 1687

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  • Includes a section "Of Angling", commencing "There is not any exercise more pleasing nor agreeable to a truly sober and ingenious man, than this of Angling...".
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