Bradbury & Evans
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Brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 13 Hand-coloured steel engravings, b/w wood engravings. 412 pages. Re-backed with original spine laid down and new endpapers. Board edges worn, boards grubby. Bookplate to front pastedown. All plates present. Binding worn but tight. A few grubby marks throughout.
Brown leather spine and corners; black title label with gilt title to spine. Red cloth covers. Hand coloured plates and b/w illustrations. Heavy wear with some chips and a little loss to spine and corners. Scuffing and grubby marks to covers. Front joint is almost entirely broken. Inscription in ink to prelims. Foxing throughout.
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.
First edition. 2 Volumes. Pages: viii, 380; viii, 375. Contemporary three-quarter brown leather binding, marbled boards and edges; raised bands, blind-tooling and gilt-lettered black morocco labels on spine. With Illustrations on steel and wood by Richard Doyle. Book: book plate to front endpaper. Corners worn. Some foxing throughout. Vol II has one 4-page gathering detached. Vol I has one page detached.