Arboretum et Fruticetum Britannicum; or, The Trees and Shrubs of Britain, Native and Foreign, Hardy and Half-Hardy, Pictorially and Botanically Delineated

Arboretum et Fruticetum Britannicum; or, The Trees and Shrubs of Britain, Native and Foreign, Hardy and Half-Hardy, Pictorially and Botanically Delineated
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Title:
Arboretum et Fruticetum Britannicum; or, The Trees and Shrubs of Britain, Native and Foreign, Hardy and Half-Hardy, Pictorially and Botanically Delineated
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 013585

Author: Loudon, J. C.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Published by the Author
Place: London
Year: 1838
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

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Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Previous owner's book-plate tipped in on front paste down. 8 volumes bound in 6. All six: half gilt-stamped leather with marbled paper over boards. Plate volumes V & VI combined into one as well as VII & VIII. Title continues: "and Scientifically and Popularly Described; with Their Propagation, Culture, Management, and Uses in the Arts, in Useful and Ornamental Plantations, and in Landscape-Gardening; Preceded by a Historical and Geographical Outline of the Trees and Shrubs of Temperate Climates Throughout the World". Covers of set are rubbed, worn at edges and corners, foxed and stained on interiors. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 16 lbs 0 oz. Category: Botany; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 013585.