Ichnographia rustica, or, The nobleman, gentleman, and gardener's recreation 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 ...

Main Author: Switzer, Stephen
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: London Printed for J. and J. Fox [etc.] 1742
Edition: 2d. ed., with large additions ...
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Institution: Basel University Library
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Item Description: 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
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited to licensing agreements
Physical Description: Online-Ressource (3 v., plates (part fold.)) ill 20 cm

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