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William Billington
A Series of Facts, Hints, Observations, and Experiments On the Different Modes of Raising Young Plantations of Oaks, For Future Navies, From the Acorn, Seedling, And Larger Plants, Shewing the Difficulties and Objections that have Occurred in the Practical Part; With Remarks Upon the Fencing, Draining, Pruning, and Training Young Trees. A Clear And Copious Statement Of The Early And Great Profits And Advantages Which May Be Derived From Plantations Of Mixed And Various Trees, By Care And Attention And The Contrary Effects From Negligence; Also How Trees Are Retarded Or Accelerated In Growth By The Management Of Young Plantations With Hints And Experimental Remarks Upon Fruit Trees; The Whole Derived From Actual Experience
London: Baldwin, Cradock & Joy, Paternoster Row; J. Harding et al.,1825. First Edition. (9 ¼ in x 6 in / 23.4 cm x 14.7 cm). pp (12), Subscribers, Contents and Introduction; 1-330, with a six-line Errata at the back directly after page 330. Half green morocco leather with marbled boards. Leather to front and rear board with blind stamped lines. Spine contains five raised bands with gilt decorations and gilt titles. Page edges are untrimmed. Paste downs and free endpapers are new and plain paper. Title page and pages are age toned as is the frontispiece, and text is bright. A nice copy. Condition Report Externally Spine very good condition. Joints very good condition. Corners very good condition. Boards very good condition. Page edges good condition untrimmed. See above and photos. Internally Hinges very good condition. Paste downs very good condition plain. End papers very good condition plain. Title good condition tanned. Pages good condition tanned and very lightly foxed. Binding very good condition rebound. See photos. See photos Publisher: see above. Publication Date: 1825. Binding: Hardback [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Louis88Books [Andover, United Kingdom]
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