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Silva: Or a Discourse of Forest-Trees, and the Propogation of Timber in His Majesty's Dominions WITH Terra

Author

Evelyn, John; Hunter, Alexander (Ed)

Publisher

A. Ward for J. Dodsley et al

£ 650

Reference
711
£650
Two volumes bound as one; [56], 649pp, [11]; [8], 74pp, [14]. Rebound using original boards, smooth spine, divided into six panels by gilt rolls, author and title to second panel.

Spine slightly faded, some wear to board edges. Internally some light browning and occasional light foxing, usual light off-setting from plates, but generally fairly clean.

Silva with portrait frontispiece, forty plates (one folding) and one folding table, Terra (published a year later in York) has a plate and a folding table, and includes the uncommon prospectus for the printing of this edition of Silva.

Henrey 138; Nissen DBB:615
Condition

Good+

Publish Place

London and Edinburgh

Publish Year

1776

Size

4to

Binding

Half Calf and Boards

Edition

First Thus