London, South Kensington
3 May 2007
Rural Recreations; or the Gardener's Instructor; exhibiting in a clear and perspicuous Manner, all the operations necessary in the Kitchen, Flower, and Fruit Garden ... with a Treatise on the Management of Bees. By a Society of Practical Gardeners. London: E. Hodson, 1802. 8°. Engraved frontispiece and 9 plates, some folding. Contemporary half calf gilt (spine heavily rubbed with loss of gilt, extremities rubbed, lightly stained). Provenance: Sir Marcus Somerville (armorial bookplate).
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