Lot 104: Florist, Fruitist, and Garden Miscellany



2015-07-08 11:46:53

Lot 104: Florist, Fruitist, and Garden Miscellany, 2 vols., 1857 & 1859, 24 hand-coloured plates, a few minor spots, contemporary full crimson calf gilt, joints and edges a little rubbed, 8vo, together with Cistineae. Natural Order of Cistus, or Rock-Rose, by Robert Sweet, 1825-30, 101 hand-coloured plates only (of 112, lacking 63, 77-80, 95, 101 & 109-112), some light offsetting, red inkstamp to title, modern green half calf gilt, 8vo, with two others: Richard Brook's New Cyclopaedia of Botany and Complete Book of Herbs, 2 vols., c. 1860 and Ambrogio Robiati's Atlante Elementaire di Botanica, 1847 (6) Dominic Winter's Travel & Natural History, Early Printed Books, Maps, Globes & Decorative Prints, Science & Mathematics, Bookbinding Equipment Auction July 2015 Wednesday, 15th July 2015 Estimate: £300-400
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