Silva or a Discourse of Forest Trees and the Propagation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions ( Terra A Philosophical Discourse of Earth Has a Separate Title Page )

By: Evelyn John ( with Notes By A. Hunter )

Price: £375.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 11 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches. Collation, [46], 311, [9], 343, [9],[1],74,[4],pp, complete with 40 engraved plates and 3 folding tables, as index. Professionally reacked, spines in buckram, retaining the original leather boards. Boards rubbed on edges, with some wear on corners, '' Board of Agriculture 1801 '' stamped in gilt on top boards. Both bindings in very good clean firm condition. Internally, very occasional Agricultural Library stamp, ( about 5 to each volume ), occasional light spotting or browing, mainly opposite engravings, heavier in a few places. Pages and plates in very good condition. A very nice set, in very good attractive sturdy bindings.

Title: Silva or a Discourse of Forest Trees and the Propagation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions ( Terra A Philosophical Discourse of Earth Has a Separate Title Page )

Author Name: Evelyn John ( with Notes By A. Hunter )

Categories: Antiquarian, Natural History, Agriculture,

Edition: A New Edition

Publisher: York, Printed by A. Ward for J. Dodsley: 1786

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Large Quarto

Seller ID: 095608

Keywords: Forest Trees John Evelyn