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#1: THE CLERGY-MAN'S RECREATION: SHEWING THE PLEASURE AND PROFIT OF THE  ART OF GARDENING & #2: THE GENTLEMANS RECREATION OR THE SECOND PART OF THE  ART OF GARDENING IMPROVED & #3: FRUIT-GARDEN KALENDAR OR A SUMMARY OF THE  ART OF MANAGING THE FRUIT GARDEN Three Volumes Bound As One by  John Lawrence - Hardcover - Fifth Edition - 1717 - from Nick Bikoff, Bookseller (SKU: 16703)

#1: THE CLERGY-MAN'S RECREATION: SHEWING THE PLEASURE AND PROFIT OF THE ART OF GARDENING & #2: THE GENTLEMANS RECREATION OR THE SECOND PART OF THE ART OF GARDENING IMPROVED & #3: FRUIT-GARDEN KALENDAR OR A SUMMARY OF THE ART OF MANAGING THE FRUIT GARDEN Three Volumes Bound As One

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#1: THE CLERGY-MAN'S RECREATION: SHEWING THE PLEASURE AND PROFIT OF THE ART OF GARDENING & #2: THE GENTLEMANS RECREATION OR THE SECOND PART OF THE ART OF GARDENING IMPROVED & #3: FRUIT-GARDEN KALENDAR OR A SUMMARY OF THE ART OF MANAGING THE FRUIT GARDEN Three Volumes Bound As One

by Lawrence, John

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  • hardcover
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London: Bernard Lintott. Good+. 1717. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. #1: THE CLERGY-MAN'S RECREATION (1717) 84pp. 5th edition. #2: THE GENTLEMANS RECREATION (1717) w/pictorial frontis & Preface, 117pp. 2nd edition w/pictorial frontis + Preface, Contents & Appendix. #3: FRUIT-GARDEN KALENDAR (1736) 144pp 2nd Edition + Preface, Dedication, Introduction, 4 fold out copper plates & Appendix. Decorative head and tail pieces. Full leather. Covers decorated with a double gilt ruled border. Raised bands on spine. Cracked hinges with covers firmly attached. Prior owners signature on front endpaper. Gardens, Trees, Plants, Botany ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 345 pages .

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Bookseller
Nick Bikoff, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
16703
Title
#1: THE CLERGY-MAN'S RECREATION: SHEWING THE PLEASURE AND PROFIT OF THE ART OF GARDENING & #2: THE GENTLEMANS RECREATION OR THE SECOND PART OF THE ART OF GARDENING IMPROVED & #3: FRUIT-GARDEN KALENDAR OR A SUMMARY OF THE ART OF MANAGING THE FRUIT GARDEN Three Volumes Bound As One
Author
Lawrence, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good+
Edition
Fifth Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bernard Lintott
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1717
Keywords
Gardening
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About Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

Nick Bikoff and his wife Fran have been buying and selling quality books and ephemera since 1989 when they attended the "Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar" at the University of Denver. They offer a broad based selection of used, rare, and out-of-print stock ranging from the sixteenth to the twentieth century.

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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
tail
The heel of the spine.
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]

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