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The Resource Sylva, or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions, by J.E. Esq. ; as it was deliver'd in the Royal Society the XVth of October, [MDCLXII], upon occasion of certain quaeries propounded to that illustrious assembly, by the honorable the principal officers, and commissioners of the Navy ; to which is annexed Pomona, or, An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider, the making and several ways of ordering it ... ; also Kalendarium hortense, or, Gard'ners almanac, directing what he is to do monethly throughout the year

Sylva, or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions, by J.E. Esq. ; as it was deliver'd in the Royal Society the XVth of October, [MDCLXII], upon occasion of certain quaeries propounded to that illustrious assembly, by the honorable the principal officers, and commissioners of the Navy ; to which is annexed Pomona, or, An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider, the making and several ways of ordering it ... ; also Kalendarium hortense, or, Gard'ners almanac, directing what he is to do monethly throughout the year

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Sylva, or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions
Title
Sylva, or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions
Statement of responsibility
by J.E. Esq. ; as it was deliver'd in the Royal Society the XVth of October, [MDCLXII], upon occasion of certain quaeries propounded to that illustrious assembly, by the honorable the principal officers, and commissioners of the Navy ; to which is annexed Pomona, or, An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider, the making and several ways of ordering it ... ; also Kalendarium hortense, or, Gard'ners almanac, directing what he is to do monethly throughout the year
Title variation
  • Sylva
  • Discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Library, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Citation location within source
  • 40
  • E3516
  • 3050
Citation source
  • Keynes, G. John Evelyn (1968 ed.)
  • Wing
  • Pritzel
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Sylva, or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions, by J.E. Esq. ; as it was deliver'd in the Royal Society the XVth of October, [MDCLXII], upon occasion of certain quaeries propounded to that illustrious assembly, by the honorable the principal officers, and commissioners of the Navy ; to which is annexed Pomona, or, An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider, the making and several ways of ordering it ... ; also Kalendarium hortense, or, Gard'ners almanac, directing what he is to do monethly throughout the year
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First ed. Cf. Keynes
  • "Published by express order of the Royal Society."
  • Signatures: A-R4 chi2 2A2 B-C4 Sl D-E4 F4(F2 + Sl) G-L4(-H1)
  • Keynes suggests leaf H1 is cancelled, with G signature complete
  • Title page in red and black, with an engraving of the arms of the Royal Society
  • Pomona and Kalendarium hortense have separate title pages. Kalendarium has imprint: Printed by J. Macock, for John Martin and James Allestry ..., 1664
  • Divisional titles with printers' devices
  • Library's copy with leaf 'Animadversion' following C4, second alphabet ; leaf 'Sir Paul Neile's second paper' following F2, second alphabet.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sylva, or, A discourse of forest trees -- Pomona, or, An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider : the making and several ways of ordering it -- Aphorisms concerning cider / by Mr. Beale -- Sir Paul Neil's Discourse of Cider -- Sir Paul Neile's second paper -- Observations concerning the making and preserving of cider / by John Newburgh, Esq. --Concerning cider / by Doctor Smith -- Of cider / by Capt. Taylor -- Kalendarium hortense, or, The gard'ners almanac : directing what he is to do monethly throughout the year. London : Printed by J. Macock, for John Martin, and James Allestry ..., 1664
Control code
41880534
Dimensions
30 cm (folio)
Extent
16 unnumbered pages, 120 pages, 4 unnumbered pages, 20 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 21-40 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 41-50 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 55-83 pages, 3 unnumbered pages
Lccn
agr05000001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
SPECIAL COLLECTION
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a771829
  • (Sirsi) b21035428
  • (OCoLC)41880534
Label
Sylva, or, A discourse of forest-trees, and the propagation of timber in His Majesties dominions, by J.E. Esq. ; as it was deliver'd in the Royal Society the XVth of October, [MDCLXII], upon occasion of certain quaeries propounded to that illustrious assembly, by the honorable the principal officers, and commissioners of the Navy ; to which is annexed Pomona, or, An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider, the making and several ways of ordering it ... ; also Kalendarium hortense, or, Gard'ners almanac, directing what he is to do monethly throughout the year
Publication
Note
  • First ed. Cf. Keynes
  • "Published by express order of the Royal Society."
  • Signatures: A-R4 chi2 2A2 B-C4 Sl D-E4 F4(F2 + Sl) G-L4(-H1)
  • Keynes suggests leaf H1 is cancelled, with G signature complete
  • Title page in red and black, with an engraving of the arms of the Royal Society
  • Pomona and Kalendarium hortense have separate title pages. Kalendarium has imprint: Printed by J. Macock, for John Martin and James Allestry ..., 1664
  • Divisional titles with printers' devices
  • Library's copy with leaf 'Animadversion' following C4, second alphabet ; leaf 'Sir Paul Neile's second paper' following F2, second alphabet.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sylva, or, A discourse of forest trees -- Pomona, or, An appendix concerning fruit-trees in relation to cider : the making and several ways of ordering it -- Aphorisms concerning cider / by Mr. Beale -- Sir Paul Neil's Discourse of Cider -- Sir Paul Neile's second paper -- Observations concerning the making and preserving of cider / by John Newburgh, Esq. --Concerning cider / by Doctor Smith -- Of cider / by Capt. Taylor -- Kalendarium hortense, or, The gard'ners almanac : directing what he is to do monethly throughout the year. London : Printed by J. Macock, for John Martin, and James Allestry ..., 1664
Control code
41880534
Dimensions
30 cm (folio)
Extent
16 unnumbered pages, 120 pages, 4 unnumbered pages, 20 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 21-40 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 41-50 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 55-83 pages, 3 unnumbered pages
Lccn
agr05000001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
SPECIAL COLLECTION
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a771829
  • (Sirsi) b21035428
  • (OCoLC)41880534

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