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Six volumes. Hardbacks, Size approx 9 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering and pictorial decorations to spines and fronts with decorative blind paneled boards. Pale Yellow endpapers. All page edges gilt. In very good conditions. Spines faded and darkened, small chips to cloth at ends. Fading to boards and edges ,some minor staining spots. Corners slightly bumped. Small split to cloth at top of spine on vol.6. Foxing and darkening to endpapers. Inscriptions to fronts “Pinckney.” Occasional foxing spots to pages throughout. Colour plates clean and bright. Else a very clean and tight set. 6 vols. Complete with 283 chromolithographic plates (most full colour, some B&W) all with tissue guards. Comprehensive guide to The Flowering Plants and Ferns of Great Britain.
Title: The Flowering Plants and Ferns of Great Britain. Six volumes.
Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, n.d. ca1890:
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Seller ID: 82227
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY::Botany ANNE PRATT, Flowering Plants, Ferns, Great Britain, Six volumes, SPCK, chromolithographic, ca1890, colour plates, botany, flowers, plants,