USEFUL AND ORNAMENTAL PLANTING [and] BOTANY (LIBRARY OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE)

USEFUL AND ORNAMENTAL PLANTING [and] BOTANY (LIBRARY OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE)

London: Baldwin and Cradock, 1832-1838. Octavo; G- condition hardcover. Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands, title banner torn away (inserted in book); Boards in marbled paper with brown leather corners and spine, fraying corners, spine caps torn away, torn along front and rear hinges, shelfwear and surface tears to paper and leather, front board detatched yet present; Text block has speckled edges, cracking hinges, name plate on front pastedown, spotting to endpapers, text is clean and tight; “Published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge”— title page; 2 volumes bound together, the first (1832), 151 pages, illustrated; the second (1838), 222 pages, illustrated.

Fragile book! Kept in Netdesk office, on bookshelf with Ephemera sections.

15-69-1316155

FP New Rockville Stock

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