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Ichnographia rustica, or, The nobleman, gentleman, and gardener's recreation [electronic resource] : containing directions for the surveying and distributing of a country-scat into rural and extensive gardens, by the ornamenting and decoration of distant prospects, farms, parks, paddocks, &c. Originally calculated ... for the embellishment of countries in general; as also for an introduction to a general system of agriculture and planting. Illustrated with above fifty copper plates ... / by Stephen Switzer
Bib ID 6057650
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Switzer, Stephen, 1682?-1745
 
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Edition 2d. ed., with large additions ... 
Description London : Printed for J. and J. Fox [etc.] 1742 
3 v., plates (part fold.) : ill. 20 cm. 
Notes

Includes indexes to each v.

Vol. 1 first pub. 1715 as "The noblemann, gentleman, and gardener's recreation"; reissued in 1718 with the addition of 2 further volumes as "Ichnographia rustica; or, The present edition is that of 1718 "unaltered except for addition of a preface and an appendix." cf. Dict. of nat. biog.

Appendix has special t.-p. and pagination.

Plates numbered irregularly.

Reproduction of original from Goldsmiths' Library, University of London.

Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 07890.

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005. Available via the World Wide Web. 
Subjects Gardening -- Early works to 1800.  |  Landscape gardening -- Early works to 1800.  |  Agriculture -- Early works to 1800.  |  Gardens -- Design -- Early works to 1800.  |  Gardening -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.  |  Gardens -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.  |  Agriculture -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
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