Descriptions and sketches of some remarkable oaks, in the park at Welbeck, in the county of Nottingham : a seat of His Grace the Duke of Portland. To which are added, observations on the age and durabilty of that tree / with remarks on the annual grown of the acorn by Hayman Rooke, Esq., F.S.A.
- London : Printed by J. Nichols, for the author, and sold by B. White and Son, Fleet Street; and J. Robson, New Bond Street, MDCCXC 
- Physical Description:
- 23,  p., 10 leaves of plates : ill. ; 30 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsSD397.O12 R66 1790+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Engravings by William Ellis; after Hayman Rooke.
Plates follow text.
Includes bibliographical references.
ESTC (RLIN), T68761
- Subject Terms:
- Botany -- England -- Nottinghamshire -- Early works to 1800.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1790.Fagaceae -- England -- Nottinghamshire -- Early works to 1800.Nichols, J. -- Publisher.Oak -- Early works to 1800.Parks -- England -- Nottinghamshire -- Early works to 1800.
- Plates: A tree in Cowclose Wood called the Dukes' Walking-stick
- Two large trees in Welbeck Park called The Porters
- The Seven Sisters
- A remarkable tree near the Seven Sisters
- The Green Dale Oak
- The Oak of Ash
- A view of Welbeck with part of the Lake
- The Parliament Oak in Clipstone Park
- An ancient oak in Birchland Wood.