Farmer's Tour Eastern England 1771 Agriculture Farming detailed study 2v setBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Agriculture, Farming, 18th Century Books, Leather Books).
The Farmer's Tour Through The East of England Being The Register of a Journey Through Various Counties of this Kingdom to Enquire into the State of Agriculture by Arthur Young.
Published 1771, London by W. Strahan, W. Nicoll, B. Collins, and J. Balfour.
2 Volumes, pp. 495, 560. Text in English. Two volumes (of four). Numerous engraved plates throughout plus folding plates at rear vol. II (one well torn, etc.).
While only 2 of 4 vol's, each has contents complete unto it.
Period 1/2 leather bindings, smooth spines, gilt bands and title lettering, marbled covers. Bindings remains clean, tight, and sound.
Books remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. Set displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 5 1/2" W.