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The reformed common-wealth of bees : presented in severall letters and observations to Samuel Hartlib, Esq. : with The reformed Virginian silk-worm, containing many excellent and choice secrets, experiments, and discoveries for attaining of national and private profits and riches.

The reformed common-wealth of bees : presented in severall letters and observations to Samuel Hartlib, Esq. : with The reformed Virginian silk-worm, containing many excellent and choice secrets, experiments, and discoveries for attaining of national and private profits and riches.

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Reformed commonwealth of bees
Creator: Hartlib, Samuel, d. 1662.
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Date: 1655.
Publisher: Printed for Giles Calvert ...,
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Imperfect: most of p. [1]-40 at end bled at top; final leaf mutilated.
Errata: p. [4] (1st group).
Includes (p. 1-40 at end) with special t.p.: The reformed Virginian silk-worm, a reprint, with additions, of "A rare and new discovery of a speedy way [etc.]" London, 1652. It was apparently also issued separately (Wing H1000).
Includes bibliographical references.
Includes letters by "V.F., gentleman", Edward Diggs and John Ferrar and verses by Ferrar and Du Bartas.
Signatures: A² B-F⁴ G⁴(-G4) H-I⁴ chi1, ²A-E⁴ ²F².
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[4], 62, [2], 40 p. : ill. ; 19 cm (4to)
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Object ID: 16190061
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