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Maison rustique, or, The countrey farme· Compyled in the French tongue by Charles Steuens, and Iohn Liebault, Doctors of Physicke. And translated into English by Richard Surflet, practitioner in physicke. Now newly reuiewed, corrected, and augmented, with diuers large additions, out of the works of Serres his Agriculture, Vinet his Maison champestre, French. Albyterio in Spanish, Grilli in Italian; and other authors. And the husbandrie of France, Italie, and Spaine, reconciled and made to agree with ours here in England: by Geruase Markham. The whole contents are in the page following.

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    SR - OS - 97.2/

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    [20], 732, [24] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 2°.

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A translation of: Estienne, Charles. L'agriculture et maison rustique. The words "Serres .. authors." on the title page are enclosed in a complex system of brackets. The first leaf and the last leaf are blank. Includes indexes. Signatures: pi4 A-3S6. A1, 3S6 blanks Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 10549 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1959. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640; 787:2). Ownership and custodial history: From the Library of Sir Thomas Philipps; purchased November 1974 from Sothebys sale Binding Information: Modern 1/4 goat UK-SuSCL