By Joseph Woods
London   Reeve and Benham
9" by 6" lxxxii, 503pp, 23pp
A scarce work of European botanical history by the architect and botanist, Joseph Woods.
By Joseph Woods

1850 The Tourist's Flora: A Descriptive Catalogue of the Flowering Plans and Ferns of The British Islands, France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy and The Italian Island

London   Reeve and Benham
9" by 6" lxxxii, 503pp, 23pp
A scarce work of European botanical history by the architect and botanist, Joseph Woods.
£60.00
: 1kgs / : 634C40

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Description

Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, Scarce

A descriptive catalogue of the flowering plants and ferns of Europe. Specifically the countries featured in this volume are: The British Islands, France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy and the Italian Islands. Written by notable botanist Joseph Woods, drawing upon his expansive travels through Europe and the U.K. A pleasing copy of this work, in the publisher's original cloth binding. A fascinating work of horticultural history from the mid-19th century.

Condition

In a full cloth binding. Externally bumped to the head and tail of the spine and also to the extremities, with small splits to the cloth. Light fading to the spine. White mark to the spine. Internally firmly bound. Pages are lightly age toned to the extremities.

Very Good

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