Lot 112: Hill (John). The British Herbal: An History of Plants and Trees, Natives of Britain, Cultivated for use, or Raised for Beauty, 1756, engraved frontispiece (margins frayed & repaired), title printed in red and black, seventy-five engraved plates (majority with manuscript page number to upper right corners), repaired closed tear to final leaf of index, light toning throughout and occasional dampstaining to margins, hinges reinforced, 20th c. cloth, scuffed and slightly marked, folio. Nissen 881, Henrey 799. (1)
Dominic Winter's Travel & Natural History, Early Printed Books, Maps, Globes & Decorative Prints, Science & Mathematics, Bookbinding Equipment Auction July 2015
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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