A TREATISE ON FOREST-TREES: CONTAINING NOT ONLY THE BEST METHODS OF THEIR CULTURE HITHERTO PRACTISED, BUT A VARIETY OF NEW AND USEFUL DISCOVERIES, THE RESULT OF MANY REPEATED EXPERIMENTS ... [etc].

Dublin: Printed for William Wilson...and John Exshaw, 1784. [8],xxviii,307,[1]pp. plus folding plate. Octavo. Extracted from old binding. Faint old stamps of a defunct mercantile library, short snag in upper corner of terminal leaf, otherwise a very good, fresh copy. Item #WRCLIT51933

Third edition, but the second Dublin edition recorded in ESTC. The first Dublin printing appeared in 1776, the year after the Edinburgh first edition in quarto. Among the best 18th century works on forest nurseries, trees and hedges. ESTC locates fourteen copies (6 in North America). HENREY 479. ESTC T112056.

Price: $250.00