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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 168 of 207: Pontey, William The Forest Pruner; or Timber Owner's Assistant. Sold by J. Harding et al, 1808. 8vo, half calf over marbled boards; pp. [7], 4-277, [1]; 4 tinted plates (two folding, one double-page), 3 eng. plates. Second edition. William Pontey was head gardener to the Grimstons at Kilnwick and then ''Planter and Forest Pruner'' to the ''Late and Present Duke of Bedford''. He encouraged improvement in the practices of replanting of trees and forest management on the English estates. with The S

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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed