ANTIQUARIAN LANDSCAPE / FARMING VOLUMES, LOT OF FOUR,
Price Realized: $146.00
Sold Date: Sep 23, 2022
(1) Downing, A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening, Adapted for North America; with a View to the Improvement of Country Residences…with Remarks on Rural Architecture., Fifth Edition, New York, 1853; (2) Loudon, The Landscape Gardening and Landscape Architecture of the Late Humphry Repton, Esq., New Edition, London, 1840; (3) Stephens, The Book of the Farm: Detailing the Labors of the Farmer, Steward, Plowman, Hedger, Cattle-Man, Shepherd, Field-Worker, and Dairymaid., New York, 1857, two volumes, with Guenon, A Treatise on Milch Cows bound into back of volume 2. Each with copious illustrations/plates. Original bindings.
Very good overall condition with some light foxing/toning, crossed out library stamps, one with detached covers and loss of spine, two with spine losses. NOTE: All condition reports are based on general observations only, and are not meant to serve as a detailed analysis of condition. Please contact the department with your specific condition questions.
Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum, Richmond, VA to benefit collections care, preservation and future acquisitions.