A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Growth and Culture of the Carnation, Pink, Auricula, Polyanthus, Ranunculus, Tulip, Hyacinth, Rose and other Flowers.

London: Whittaker, Treacher and Co, [1832].

Price: $650.00

About the item

Fifth edition, with Additions. xxxi, 275, [1]pp, plus 6 hand colored lithographed plates. Later three quarters green morocco and marbled paper, bound by Zaehnsdorf, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. Armorial bookplate (Lord Battersea). Very good.

Item #321064

First published in 1820. A charming book by the famed 19th century florist of Paddington Green, Middlesex.