Auction Items

  • LOT NUMBER 11

    John Lawrence A.M. and Sir John Hill M.D. 'The Clergy-Man's Recreation: Shewing the Pleasure and Profit of the Art of Gardening' by John Lawrence, A.M. Rector of Yelvertoft in Northamptonshire and sometime Fellow of Clare-Hall in Cambridge' fifth edition London, printed for Bernard Lintoft, between the Temple Gates in Fleet-street, 1717. And 'The Family Herbal' by Sir John Hill, M..D. Bungay; Printed and published by C. Brighty & Co, published also by T. Kinnersley, 1812.

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  • LOT NUMBER 12

    J.W. (John Worlidge).Fourth Edition of 'Systema Agriculturæ; The Mystery of Husbandry Discovered' to which is added 'Kalendarium Rusticum and Disrionarium Rusticum or The Interpretation of Rustick Terms', London, printed for Tho. Dring,1687.

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  • LOT NUMBER 13

    Philip Miller F.R.S. An 1807 Edition of 'The Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary' in two two-part volumes, containing; The best and newest methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit, and flower garden and nursery of performing the practical parts of agriculture; of managing vineyards, and propagating all sorts of timber trees. Printed by Law and Gilbert, St John's Square, Clerkenwell, 1807.

    Sold For: £900

  • LOT NUMBER 14

    Philip Miller F.R.S. Second Edition of 'The Gardeners Dictionary containing the methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden, as also, the Physick Garden, Wilderness, Conservatory and Vineyard. London, Printed for the Author; and sold by C. Rivington, at the Bible and Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1733. In a modern leather binding.

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  • LOT NUMBER 15

    Philip Miller F.R.S. Sixth Edition of 'The Gardeners Dictionary containing the methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Flower, Fruit and Pleasure Garden, London, Printed for the Author; and sold by John & James Rivington, at the Bible and Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1752.

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  • LOT NUMBER 16

    Philip Miller F.R.S. Seventh Edition of 'The Gardeners Dictionary containing the methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, Flower and Nursery, As also for performing the practical parts of agriculture; of managing vineyards, with the methods of making and preserving the wine. London, Printed for the Author; and sold by John Rivington, at the Bible and Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard, A. Miller, in The Strand, J. Whiston, B. White, G. Hawkins, in Fleet Street, and others, 1759. With bookplate for Robert John Verney Lord Willoughby de Broke.

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  • LOT NUMBER 17

    A 17th Century Cast Brass Heemskerk Candlestick, 7¼ ins (18.5 cms) in height.

    Sold For: £90

  • LOT NUMBER 18

    Three Late 17th Century Bronze Mortars with ringed sides and flared rims, 4¼ ins (11 cms), 4 ins (10 cms) and 3 ins (7.5 cms) in height.

    Sold For: £170

  • LOT NUMBER 19

    Nicholas Culpeper. A 1785 Edition of 'The English Physician Enlarged with three hundred and sixty-nine Medicines made of English Herbs', London; printed for the booksellers. And a 1841 Edition of 'The Complete Herbal, to which is now added upwards of One Hundred Additional Herbs with a display of their Medicinal and Occult Qualities; Physically applied to The Cure of All Disorders Incident to Mankind' London; Thomas Kelly, 1, Paternoster Row.

    Sold For: £120

  • LOT NUMBER 20

    John Evelyn. A Fine 1776 Edition of 'Silva or, a Discourse of Forest-Trees' with notes by Andrew Hunter, York. Printed by A Ward for J. Dodsley, Pall-Mall; T. Cadell, in the Strand; J. Robson. New-Bond Street; and T. Durham, Charing-Cross London. W. Creech and J. Balfour, Edinburgh.

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