Flora Historica: or the Three Seasons of the British Parterre

Flora Historica: or the Three Seasons of the British Parterre
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Title:
Flora Historica: or the Three Seasons of the British Parterre
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 013457

Author: Phillips, Henry
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: E. Lloyd and Son
Place: London
Year: 1824
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

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's name in ink on title pages, book-plates tipped-in on front paste-downs, brief inscriptions on front free end papers. Both volumes: Half black leather with black cloth over boards and red spine labels, speckled text blocks; Volume I: (li), 354 pages; Volume II: (xii), 464 pages, Index. Title continues: "Historically and Botanically Treated, with Observations on Planting, to Secure a Regular Succession of Flowers, From the Commencement of Spring to the End of Autumn. To Which are Added, the Most Approved Methods of Cultivating Bulbous and Other Plants, As Practised by the Most Celebrated Florists of England, Holland, and France." Spines sunned, corners and spine ends bumped and lightly worn, leather is stained, foxing and toning scattered throughout, still highly readable. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 10 oz. Category: Botany; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 013457.