Sylva A discourse of forest-trees and the propagation of timber,,,as it was deliver'd in the Royal Society 1662; To which is annexed, Pomona or An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider; also Kalendarium Hortense

By: Evelyn, John

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{Facsimile reprint of the first edition.). Title page printed in red and black, tall quarto, pp (18), 120, (iv), 83, (i), a fox mark to the front endpaper, and three or four small fox marks through the first ten pages or so, otherwise extremely clean and bight internally, green faux morocoo, very good. . [First printing of the Scolar Press facsimile. One of the most influential texts on forestry ever published; it was written as an encouragement to landowners to plant trees to provide timber for England's burgeoning navy.]

Title: Sylva A discourse of forest-trees and the propagation of timber,,,as it was deliver'd in the Royal Society 1662; To which is annexed, Pomona or An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider; also Kalendarium Hortense

Author Name: Evelyn, John

Categories: Forestry, Garden History, Trees and Shrubs,

Publisher: Menston, Scolar Press: 1972

ISBN Number: 0854176608

ISBN Number 13: 9780854176601

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 014140