Wayside and Woodland Blossoms. First, second and third series ( most of volume 3 deals with Orchids). A Pocket Guide to British Wild-flowers for the Country Rambler.

By: STEP, EDWARD:

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3 volumes. Sm. 8vo; Bound in original maroon cloth gt; In very good condition. Cloth is slight faded on spines. Two tiny nicks on spine ends. Inside generally clean. 2 half title pages have small inscription. Inside a little foxed, else generally clean & tight. 428 col. plates (incl. orchids, in vol.3). This title first appeared in 1895 as a single stand alone volume & was revised in 1896 & re-issed as a two pair - First & Second Series in 1905 it was further revised & issued in this now familiar & popular pocket-size format in faux leather - or leatherette - with distinctive gilt & black pattern design - a format which was to last for more than 30 years. 1905 was the first issue in this new format. A third volum,e covering all the British orchids - Series III was added in 1929.

Title: Wayside and Woodland Blossoms. First, second and third series ( most of volume 3 deals with Orchids). A Pocket Guide to British Wild-flowers for the Country Rambler.

Author Name: STEP, EDWARD:

Categories: Wayside & Woodland series,

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co. 1905 -1929 (new ed.). 1st thus:

Seller ID: 81932

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