Antiquarian & Secondhand Booksellers

Address: Carlton View, 17 Main Street, Normanton-on-Cliffe, Grantham, Lincs., NG32 3BH, England
Tel: +44(0)1400 251865  |  Email:

Book Details

ELLIS (William). Ellis's Husbandry, Abridged and Methodized; Comprehending the most useful Articles pf Practical Agriculture.1772

London: Printed for W. Nicoll; and G. Robinson, 2 Vols., 8vo (203 x 120 mm), xx, 516; [6], 528, [40]pp., one engraved plate, some browning from turn-ins, cont. full tree calf, joints a little worn, flat spines richly tooled in gilt, red and green morocco lettering pieces on spines, an attractive set in a contemporary binding. First edition of this abridgement of the author's most import book, The Modern Husbandman, which appeared in installments, ending in 1744. Provenance: Small neat ink stamp of the Lawes Agricultural Library to the front paste-down. Rothamsted, p.53; Perkins, 560.

Stock #39372

£495.00 order » / enquire »

Back to results