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J. BARTLET Surgeon
The Gentleman's Farriery: Or, A Practical Treatise, on the Diseases of Horses: Wherein the beft Writers on that subject have been consulted, and M. La Fosse's Method of Trepanning Glander d Horses Is Particularly Consider'd and Improved; Also A New Method of Nicking Horses is recommended; with a Copper-Plate and Defcription of the Machine.
London: John Nourse. John Nourse London, 1754. Second Edition, Improved. Xxiv, 357pp. + 8pp. of index and adverts at rear. Engraved frontis. + folding plate. Bound in full calf, raised bands, lacking label piece from spine. Boards worn and rubbed, lower hinge tender. Pages browned with some foxing throughout o/w contents sound. Condition Report Externally Spine fair condition no title label, wear to the spine. Joints fair condition cracked but holding, worn. Corners good condition bumped and worn. Boards good condition wear and marks consistent with age. Page edges good condition. See above and photos. Internally Hinges fair condition see joints above. Front paste down good condition. Front free end paper good condition date in biro. Title good condition foxed. Pages good condition some marks, finger marks consistent with a 250-year-old book. Binding fair condition solid text block, boards having cracked hinges. See photos [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Louis88Books [Andover, United Kingdom]
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