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Lot 174

Weather & Farming.- Capper (Col. James) Meteorological and Miscellaneous Tracts..., armorial bookplate, from the sale of the library of Richard & Thomas Knight at Downton Castle, Cardiff, by J.D. Bird, c.1810; and 3 others, related, 8vo (4)

Hammer Price: Unsold

Estimate: £300 - £400

Description

Weather & Land Management.- Capper (Col. James) Meteorological and Miscellaneous Tracts..., half-title, 5 folding tables, 1 with closed tear, plate, armorial bookplate of Christopher P. Norbury to front pastedown, also a label stating the volume was bought at the sale of the library of Richard & Thomas Knight at Downton Castle on November 22, 1951, contents separating a little, 1 quire loose, Cardiff, by J.D. Bird, c.1810 § Anderson (James) A Practical Treatise on Draining Bogs and Swampy Grounds..., first edition, half-title, 3 engraved plates, 1 folding, illustrations, for G.G. and J.Robinson, 1797 § [Kent (Nathaniel)] Waste Lands Considered..., original paper wrappers, a little creased, spine with short splits at head and foot, c.1776, first and second contemporary paper-backed boards, edges uncut, worn and stained, first with paper spine label, second with a little superficial loss; and another copy of the second in calf, 8vo (4)

⁂ The last extracted from the second edition of Kent's Hints to Gentlemen of Landed Property.

Full Lot Details

Weather & Land Management.- Capper (Col. James) Meteorological and Miscellaneous Tracts..., half-title, 5 folding tables, 1 with closed tear, plate, armorial bookplate of Christopher P. Norbury to front pastedown, also a label stating the volume was bought at the sale of the library of Richard & Thomas Knight at Downton Castle on November 22, 1951, contents separating a little, 1 quire loose, Cardiff, by J.D. Bird, c.1810 § Anderson (James) A Practical Treatise on Draining Bogs and Swampy Grounds..., first edition, half-title, 3 engraved plates, 1 folding, illustrations, for G.G. and J.Robinson, 1797 § [Kent (Nathaniel)] Waste Lands Considered..., original paper wrappers, a little creased, spine with short splits at head and foot, c.1776, first and second contemporary paper-backed boards, edges uncut, worn and stained, first with paper spine label, second with a little superficial loss; and another copy of the second in calf, 8vo (4)

⁂ The last extracted from the second edition of Kent's Hints to Gentlemen of Landed Property.

Lot 174

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