MARKHAM [GERVASE] Country Contentments: Or, The Husbandmans Recreations... fourth edition, Nicholas Okes, 1631; idem another copy, sixth edition, 1649; idem, another copy; idem, another copy, eighth edition, 1656, W. Wilson; idem, another copy, eleventh edition, George Sawbridge, 1683--[NICHOLAS COX] The Gentleman's Recreation: In Four Parts, Viz. Hunting, Fowling, Hawking, Fishing, third edition, F. Phillips, 1686; idem, another copy, sixth edition, J. Wilcox, 1721 (7)

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Lot 64
MARKHAM [GERVASE]
Country Contentments: Or, The Husbandmans Recreations... fourth edition, Nicholas Okes, 1631; idem another copy, sixth edition, 1649; idem, another copy; idem, another copy, eighth edition, 1656, W. Wilson; idem, another copy, eleventh edition, George Sawbridge, 1683--[NICHOLAS COX] The Gentleman's Recreation: In Four Parts, Viz. Hunting, Fowling, Hawking, Fishing, third edition, F. Phillips, 1686; idem, another copy, sixth edition, J. Wilcox, 1721 (7)

Sold for £ 475 (US$ 594) inc. premium

The Sporting Sale

24 Oct 2018, 11:00 BST

Edinburgh

MARKHAM [GERVASE]
Country Contentments: Or, The Husbandmans Recreations... Experiences in which any man ought to Recreate himself, after the toyle of more serious business. As namely, Hunting, Hawking, Coursing..., fourth edition, modern paper backed boards, bookplate of Hugh Tempest Sheringham, Nicholas Okes, 1631; idem another copy, sixth edition, bookplate of W. Keith Rollo, 1649; idem, another copy, seventh edition, upper hinge cracked, 1654, modern half calf; idem, another copy, eighth edition, modern calf, 1656, W. Wilson; idem, another copy, eleventh edition, modern half calf, George Sawbridge, 1683--[NICHOLAS COX] The Gentleman's Recreation: In Four Parts, Viz. Hunting, Fowling, Hawking, Fishing, third edition, engraved frontispiece, contemporary calf gilt, rebacked, rubbed, F. Phillips, 1686; idem, another copy, sixth edition, modern calf, J. Wilcox, 1721, 8vo (7)
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MARKHAM [GERVASE] Country Contentments: Or, The Husbandmans Recreations... fourth edition, Nicholas Okes, 1631; idem another copy, sixth edition, 1649; idem, another copy; idem, another copy, eighth edition, 1656, W. Wilson; idem, another copy, eleventh edition, George Sawbridge, 1683--[NICHOLAS COX] The Gentleman's Recreation: In Four Parts, Viz. Hunting, Fowling, Hawking, Fishing, third edition, F. Phillips, 1686; idem, another copy, sixth edition, J. Wilcox, 1721 (7)
MARKHAM [GERVASE] Country Contentments: Or, The Husbandmans Recreations... fourth edition, Nicholas Okes, 1631; idem another copy, sixth edition, 1649; idem, another copy; idem, another copy, eighth edition, 1656, W. Wilson; idem, another copy, eleventh edition, George Sawbridge, 1683--[NICHOLAS COX] The Gentleman's Recreation: In Four Parts, Viz. Hunting, Fowling, Hawking, Fishing, third edition, F. Phillips, 1686; idem, another copy, sixth edition, J. Wilcox, 1721 (7)
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