THE VEGETABLE KINGDOM
by John Lindley
Published by Bradbury & Evans. 3rd. 1853
Almost very good condition. The Structure, Classification, and Uses of Plants, Illustrated Upon the Natural System. Third Edition, with corrections and additional genera. A fat volume. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Upwards of 500 b/w illustrations to the text. B/w frontis depicts Interior of a Brazilian forest on the Organ Mountains. lxviii and 908 pages including index.
Spine browned but gilt title still bright. Top & tail of spine a little frayed. Corners bumped. Joints cracked, some hinges pulled. Contemporary inscription in ink to top of title page. Scattered foxing throughout else a clean copy.
Stock no. 1809129
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