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Observations sur la culture des arbres fruitiers. 1718.
Covers with gilt arms of la Rochefoucauld

[ROBERT, procureur au Châtelet]. Observations sur la culture des arbres fruitiers. 

Paris, Jacques Collombat, 1718.

12mo (162x88 mm), (20)-221-(2)-(1bl.) pages.  binding : Contemporary full havana mottled calf, gilt arms on covers (La Rochefoucauld), spine gilt (fadded) in six compartments, title in gilt on lettering-piece, marbled endpapers. Caps rubbed, one corner bumped.

Scarce first edition of this works on fruit trees.

Good copy, binding with arms of la Rochefoucauld on covers.

references: Barbier [12958].

provenance: Library of Château de la Roche-Guyon (stamp on title) and Alexandre de La Rochefoucauld (1690-1762) (arms on covers).

Price : 950 €

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