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    Lot of Five H. Rider Haggard Non-Fiction Books.

    Titles include: Rural England, Being an Account of Agricultural and Social Researches Carried Out in the Years 1901 & 1902. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1902. First edition. Two octavo volumes. xxv, 584, plus 40 pages of ads; 623 pages. Photographs. Maps. Index. Publisher's cloth with gilt titles. Boards rubbed; spines faded. Heavy scattered foxing. Generally, very good condition. [and:] The Poor and the Land, Being a Report on the Salvation Army Colonies in the United States and at Hadleigh, England with Scheme of National Land Settlement. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1905. First edition. Small octavo. xli, 157 pages. Photographs. Publisher's red cloth. Sunned spine. Spotting to top edge. Bookplate. Very good. [and:] A Gardener's Year. London: Longman's, Green, and Co., 1905. First edition. Octavo. xii, 404 pages, plus 40 pages of ads. Photographs, fold-out garden plan. Publisher's cloth with gilt titles. Sunned spine and faded boards. Generally, very good. [and:] Rural Denmark and Its Lessons. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1911. First edition. Octavo. xi, 335 pages. Photographs. Index. Rebound half leather with gilt titles and decorations; original wrappers pasted on to terminal pages. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Spine has darkened. Very good.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
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