in The 2d ed .
Written in English
|Statement||Published after the authors death by William Rawley|
|Contributions||Rawley, William, 1588?-1667, Whitfeld, William (autograph), Langford, Emanuel (autograph), Derby, Edward Smith Stanley, Earl of, 1775-1851 (bookplate), Derby, Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley, Earl of, 1799-1869 (bookplate), Spedding, James, 1808-1881 (autograph)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||London, , 258,  p.|
|Number of Pages||258|
Sylva sylvarum: or A natural history, in ten centuries: Together with the history natural and experimental of life and death, or of the prolongation of life. Whereunto is added articles of enquiry, touching metals and minerals. And the new Atlantis. With an alphabetical table of the principal things contained in the ten centuries. Added t.p., engraved: Tho. Cecill, sculp. London, Sylva sylvarum; or, A natural history, in ten centuries. Whereunto is newly added the History natural and experimental of life and death, or of the prolongation of lifePages: In , the British horticulturist and diarist John Evelyn published Sylva. This comprehensive study of the nation's trees was the first book ever published by the Royal Society. It was also the world's earliest forestry book. Evelyn's elegant prose still has much to tell us today, but the world has changed dramatically since his by: 6. The numerical specificity of Sylva and its structure suggest conscious shaping for paratextual elements of the book clearly indicate that it is designed to enable reader use and reference: a tabular border around the text block provides marginal summaries and paragraph numbering, in addition to headers and pagination; the table that follows the main text lists the .
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