[Macmillan (Anthony)], A Treatise of Pasturage. In Two Parts...



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[Macmillan (Anthony)], A Treatise of Pasturage. In Two Parts. I. - On the History thereof, and Advantages arising therefrom. II. - On the Practice of it, or Method of Managing Sheep-farms, sole edition thus, Edinburgh: Printed for Elphingston Balfour, 1790, pp: xxv, 276, [1] (errata leaf), rebacked contemporary calf, 12mo in 6s, [&] [Maxwell (Robert, editor)], Select Transactions Of the Honourable The Society of Improvers In the Knowledge of Agriculture in Scotland [...], first edition, authentication statement signed by the author to title-page verso, Edinburgh: Printed by Sands, Brymer, Murray and Cochran, et al., 1743, 1 engraved folding plate, in-keeping 20th century speckled quarter-calf over marbled boards, refreshed endpapers, 8vo in 4s, (2).

Provenance: 1st: 1) Alexander Chrystie Esq:r, Elie Lodge, early 19th armorial bookplate to recto pastedown. 2) Lawes Agricultural Trust, their stamp ditto.

Auction Date: 17th Jan 2023 at 10am

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