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6 vols. Complete. Tall, approx 11.5 x 9 inches. In the attractive original light blue pebbled cloth bevel-edge boards with large floral illustration and red lettering on front covers. Gold lettering on spines. All edges gilt. Floral patterned endpapers. In very good conditions. Corners slightly bumped with rubbing to corners, edges and ends of spines. Spines rubbed, faded and slightly darkened. Marks to spines on vols.5&6. Some minor marks and light rubbing to boards. Some minor spots/marks to pages, mild foxing to rears of plates but otherwise a very clean and tight set. Includes quite a large section on Orchids 46 very nice colour chromolithographic plates by Miss Gertrude Hamilton & Marie Low, with tissue guards. And many b&w text engravings & diagrams. 352 pp; 352 pp; 370 pp; With 4pp adverts to rear of each vol.
Title: The Flower Grower's Guide. With Coloured Illustrations by Miss Gertrude Hamilton and Miss Marie Low, and numerous illustrative diagrams... In Six Volumes.
Categories: NATURAL HISTORY,
Publisher: London. J. S. Virtue & Co. 1895:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 76739
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