Cyclopedia of American Horticulture, compromising suggestions for cultivation of horticultural plants, descriptions of the species of fruits, vegetables, flowers...geographical and biographical sketches. 4 volumes.
50 plates (a small dampstain to a margin of 5 plates; light foxing to a few) and 2800 text-figures. 4to, pp. xxii, 510; xiv, (511-) 1054; xv, (1055-) 1486; xxx, (1487-) 2016, original rose-patterned, green cloth with gilt lettering (a few tears to ends of a spine, fraying to ends of 3; a corner of 2 vols. & all corners of Vol. 1 worn; some flecking to 2 vols.; a small blue or brown stain to 3 front covers; staining or flecking to 2 rear covers; a spine sunned; some dampstaining to covers of Vol. 4 & front cover of Vol. 1; Vol. 1 worn & ex-library; inner hinges of Vol. 1 & front inner hinges of 2 vols. cracked or open; a dampstain to endpapers of 3 vols.; a dampstain or slight rippling to lower margin of a few pp.; light foxing or a small stain to a few pp.; a tear to a page), 1900-09.
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Publisher Information: New York: Macmillan.
Edition: Mixed edition
Book Id: 30907