RURAL LIFE. John Sherer.


Described and illustrated in the management of horses, dogs, cattle, sheep, pigs, poultry, etc., etc.: Their treatment in health and disease; with authentic information on all that relates to modern farming, gardening, shooting, angling, etc. etc. And a complete system of modern veterinary practice. Illustrated with upwards of one hundred steel engravings. Bound in the original five divisions, continuously paginated. Pp. xvi+1016 (printed double column), engraved vignette title page and 64 plates with tissue interleaves (3 folding, many with 2 images), a couple of text illustrations, index; impl. 8vo; dark green cloth over bevelled boards, lettered and decorated in gilt & blind, edges a trifle worn, with small scar to fore-edge centre of lower board division I, fore-edge of upper board slightly faded division IV, and a 6cm. closed tear to spine cloth division V just below the title; hinges occasionally tender, a few tiny edge splits or chips, a little light foxing and soiling; The London Printing & Publishing Company, London, n.d.[1868-69]. *The first and last divisions both contain the original tipped-in ticket entitling the subscriber to an additional Premium Plate. Item #125126

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