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[Maund (Benjamin)] [The Fruitist; a Treatise on Orchard and Garden Fruits], bound in 2 vol., no titles, 63 hand-coloured wood-engraved illustrations of apples, pears, plums and other fruits only (of 72, lacking plates 61-66, 68, 70 & 72), with duplicates of plates 49 & 51 ('King of Pippins' & 'Hoskreiger Apple'), plate 52 'Noblesse Peach' a little smudged, contemporary cloth or half cloth, rubbed, small 4to, n.d.

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[Maund (Benjamin)] [The Fruitist; a Treatise on Orchard and Garden Fruits], bound in 2 vol., no titles, 63 hand-coloured wood-engraved illustrations of apples, pears, plums and other fruits only (of 72, lacking plates 61-66, 68, 70 & 72), with duplicates of plates 49 & 51 ('King of Pippins' & 'Hoskreiger Apple'), plate 52 'Noblesse Peach' a little smudged, contemporary cloth or half cloth, rubbed, small 4to, n.d.

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