By Horace J. Wright; Walter P. Wright
London   T. C. & E. C Jack Ltd
11" by 8.5" viii, 200; viii, 202pp.
A smart two volume set of this brightly illustrated horticultural guide to growing beautiful flowers.
By Horace J. Wright; Walter P. Wright

1909 Beautiful Flowers and How to Grow Them

London   T. C. & E. C Jack Ltd
11" by 8.5" viii, 200; viii, 202pp.
A smart two volume set of this brightly illustrated horticultural guide to growing beautiful flowers.
£75.00
: 3kgs / : 909T91

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Description

Colour Plates, Illustrated, Original Binding, Publishers' Original Binding

Complete in two volumes. Each volume is illustrated with a colour frontispiece and forty-nine plates, with numerous in-text figures. Collated complete. A comprehensive guide to growing and sustaining beautiful flowers for your garden, with chapters on roses, bulbs, herbaceous plants, rockery plants, greenhouses, window plants, carnations, dahlias, sweet peas, annuals, aquatic plants, arches, wall flowers, orchids, bedding plants, and more. Written by Horace John Wright and Walter Page Wright, British brothers and horticulturalists. Illustrated by Beatrice Parsons, Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale, Anne Lea-Maerritt, High L. Norris, Lilian Stannard, Margaret Waterfield, A. Fairfax Muckley, and Francis E. James.

Condition

In the original green cloth binding. Externally, sound with rubbing resulting in light fraying to the extremities and minor bumping. Light fading to the spine with the odd mark to the boards. Front hinge starting but firm to volume two. Internally, generally firmly bound with the odd plate loosening or detached but present. Pages are very bright and clean with the odd small handling mark. The odd small closed tear to the plate edges. Light spotting and age toning to the endpapers.

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