Platt, Sir Hugh. The Jewel House of Art and Nature. Containing Divers Rare and Profitable Inventions. London: Elizabeth Alsop, 1653. Nineteenth century green calf, modern rebacking, gilt spine. Illustrated with woodcuts. 4to. Four leaves, p. 1—232. Light to mild soiling toward rear, several closed tears, marginal chipping and tears, scattered ink splotches and rust-marks, prelims annotated in pencil. Toole Stott 572 (“a very scarce issue”).