A treatise on forest-trees: containing not only the best methods of their culture hitherto practised, but a variety of new and useful discoveries, the result of many repeated experiments: as also, plain directions for removing most of the valuable kinds o

Edinburgh: Printed by R. Fleming, and sold by the author ... 1775. First edition. Original paper boards. 4to( 28 x 22 cm). Original paper boards with new paper spine. Collation: [1-3] 4, [i] ii -xlviii, [1] 2- 259, [1- blank], [1 & 3] p. Lacks the engraved half-title, which is usually not present. This is a large uncut paper copy in original boards, which have some wear on the edges. There is a new paper spine and paper label. Engraved amoral plate of Robert Mascall is on front pastedown. Internal condition is very good with no foxing just some minor dusting along the edges. (Cleveland, 521;Henrey 3, 476) This copy is signed on the verso of the title page: "Entered in Stantioners-Hall | And each genuine copy is signed by | 'Willm: Butcher.'" Very Good. Item #0000190

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