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Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. Green pebbled cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and decorative gilt monogram to front. Yellow endpapers. In very good condition. Some general rubbing and handling marks to cloth, edges rubbed and corners bumped, spine has been professionally re-laid and re-backed. Some minor darkening and marks to endpapers; stamp to front “William Wesley, Strand, London.” Penciled note tipped in to half-title page headed “Port of Spain.” And inscribed on main title page “C.G. Young, 1882.” Some minor foxing spots else pages very clean and tight. Scarce 1st edition. “Published under the auspices of the Secretary of State for the Colonies.” 789pp + 16pp cat.
Title: Flora of The British West Indian Islands
Publisher: London, Lovell Reeve & Co., 1864 1st:
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Seller ID: 80084
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY::Botany GRISEBACH, A. H. R.: Flora of The British West Indian Islands, Lovell Reeve & Co., 1864, 1st, William Wesley, Strand, London, C. G. Young, 1882, Published under the auspices of the Secretary of State for the Colonies, scarce, rare