Lot 99 of 515:
Young, The Farmer's Letters [&] A Six Week's Tour  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Farmer's Letters to the People of England in 2 volumes [and] A Six Weeks Tour, through the Southern Counties of England and Wales
Author:
Young, Arthur
Place:
London
Publisher:
Printed for W. Strahan, W. Nicoll et al.
Date:
1771-72
Description:

3 volumes. (8vo), 8¼x5 in., full speckled calf with raised bands and red leather spine labels lettered in gilt, tooling in blind and in gilt, red speckled edges. Third Edition.

Volume 2 of Farmer's Letters features several fold-out tables. Six Week's Tour features frontispiece with copper engraved illustrations and fold-out table of a floor plan.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Various states of wear; all corners bumped and rubbed; extremities rubbed; some rubbing to head and tail of spine with little loss; some intermittent foxing and toning; overall very good.
 
Item number:
308954
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