Paris: Librairie Generale de l'Architecture et des Travaux Publics; Andre Daly Fils & Cie, 1887. VG-. Thin folio (just under 13" tall) in marbled boards with red quarter-leather spine, title on spine in gilt (as "L'ORNEMENT D'APRES LA PLANTE"), spine has 5 raised bands. Wear to boards, all edges rubbed and chipped, corners lightly bumped and frayed, light chipping to ends of spine, agetoning to spine. Marbled endpages. Edges of textblock and pages agetoned, binding slightly loose but intact. In addition to publication page, one page intro, and table of content at rear, consist only of 32 numbered b&w illustrated plates of plants, and architectural and design elements that are plant-inspired. Plate 17 is upside-down.
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