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Hardback. Size approx 9 x 5.5 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering and decoration to spine and gilt lettering to front with blind embossed decorations to boards. In very good condition. Corners bumped, small chip to top front corner. Rubbing to edges and spine with small nicks to ends. Some handling marks to boards. Endpapers darkened with glue repair to front. Neat inscription to top of title page, “Julia Haynes,” and later inscription “Maggie M. Martin.” Map clean and bright, tiny tear to bound edge. Some neat pencil notes. Small tear to top edge of p49/50, small mark to p51. Crack to gathering between p30-31. Else pages very clean and tight throughout. - The author records the Flora of Dorset at the end of the 19th century. Includes two fold out maps and “Notes on the Dorset Flora” by Rev. E. F. Linton loose in back. This is thought to be the best edition of this book. 320pp. Large fold out coloured map to front.
Title: The Flora of Dorsetshire. Or A Catalogue of the Plants Found in the County of Dorset. With Sketches of its Geology and Physical Geography.
Publisher: London & Blandford, Whittaker & Co. & W. Shipp. 1874 1st edition.:
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Seller ID: 83746
Keywords: NATURAL HISTORY::BIRDS J. C., John Clavell; MANSEL-PLEYDELL, Flora, Dorsetshire, Sketch, Topography, River System, Geology, County, 19th century, map, 1874, 1st, Or A Catalogue of the Plants Found in the County of Dorset, with Sketches of its Geology and Physical Geography, Whittaker & Co. & W. Shipp.,