New Cyclopaedia of Botany and Complete Book of Herbs forming a history and description of all plants British of Foriegn which are known to be useful to man – in two volumes


733 pages with 59 introductory pages, 8 page publishers catalogue at front and rear of vol.1, 99 hand coloured plates including frontispiece and vignette title page

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Author(s) Brook, Richard
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by Frederick Farrah
Published Date no date given, approximately 1850
Signature Information N/A
Size Octavo (over 7-10 inches tall)
Book Condition Backstrips and margins of boards sunned, corners a little rubbed and softened, a few ink spots to cloth, previous owner's name to front pastedown, occasional foxing, 99 hand coloured plates as called for but some of dubious quality, new endpaper to vol.1, books in good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Original green cloth with gilt title and floral decorations to spine, ornate blind stamped borders to covers, gilt garland to front