GRIFFITHS, William.

A Practical Treatise on Farriery;

£575

A Practical Treatise on Farriery;
Deduced from the Experience of above Forty Years, in the Services of The Late Sir Watkin Williams Wynn, Bart., the present Earl Grosvenor, and the present Sir Watkin Williams Wynn, Bart. By William Griffiths, Groom, at Wynnstay.
Wrexham, Printed by R. Marsh, [1784]

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Description

Description

First edition, 4to, aquatint frontispiece by H. Bunbury, (3), (i) ii-iii, (i), 184, (14) pp., includes list of subscribers, small contemporary ink ownership to corner of title-page, a few spots, mostly to frontispiece and title, otherwise very good,original tree calf, rebacked retaining original spine with distinctive anchor and cornucopia devices to panels, a little rubbed at extremities, a comparatively fine example compared to most surviving examples.

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