Lot 123: [NATURAL HISTORY] Group of titles, comprising EVELYN, JOHN. Silva; or, a Discourse on Forest-Trees, York, 1786, a new...
January 11, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Group of titles, comprising EVELYN, JOHN. Silva; or, a Discourse on Forest-Trees, York, 1786, a new edition, contemporary calf, rebacked, 2 volumes, portrait and plates; the York 1812 (4th) edition of the same, contemporary cloth boards and corners, rebacked, portraits and plates; an incomplete set in contemporary bindings of Edward Lowe's Ferns: British and Exotic, 1867, and his Beautiful Leaved Plants; and volume 6 only of the Floricultural Magazine, 1838, with colored plates. The lot not fully collated and sold as is.
C The Nelson Doubleday, Jr. Collection
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