Engraved Title & Signed By The Author (1775)

William Boutcher

A Treatise On Forest-Trees: Containing Not only the best Methods of their Culture hitherto practised, but a variety of new and useful Discoveries, the result of many repeated experiments.

Published: Edinburgh: R. Fleming

Date: 1775

Bound in period full leather, spine with 5 raised bands, original gilt lettered leather title label & attractive gilt tooling. Binding in very good condition, some cracking to leather one side of spine, binding still solid. Beautiful original marbled endpapers Complete with the scarce, detailed, engraved title page. Signed by the author verso title page Text in very good clean condition, marginal staining to rear endpapers Comprehensive subscribers list, with many interesting names, including Joseph Banks A superb copy

Engraved Title Page

Very Good

Period Full Leather, Gilt Tooled Spine


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