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The Herbaceous Garden

£8.99

Product description

This hardback edition was published by Williams & Norgate, London in 1913, second impression. The green cloth binding is in a poor condition overall: the spine is discoloured and worn where it joins the front board and the corners are heavily bumped, bent and discoloured. There is no dustjacket. The gilt decoration on the front cover has almost been obliterated due to damage, although the small gilt lettering to the right of the cover remains legible. The gilt lettering on the spine is similarly damaged. The endpapers are sunned and foxed; details of a previous owner are written on the first pastedown. However, the binding is holding and the contents appear to be complete and include a fold-out map of the 'Flower Border' and pages of adverts. There are numerous black and white photographs and coloured frontispiece (unfortunately damaged in the top right hand corner, as is the tissue guard) showing 'A Mixed Border in the garden of Hon. Mrs Edward Lyttleton at Overstrand'.

Item details

Author(s):
Alice Martineau
Condition:
Poor
Dimensions:
22x14x4.5cm
Edition:
1913, second impression
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
300
Publisher:
Williams & Northgate
Title:
The Herbaceous Garden

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This hardback edition was published by Williams & Norgate, London in 1913, second impression. The green cloth binding is in a poor condition overall: the spine is discoloured and worn where it joins the front board and the corners are heavily bumped, bent and discoloured. There is no dustjacket. The gilt decoration on the front cover has almost been obliterated due to damage, although the small gilt lettering to the right of the cover remains legible. The gilt lettering on the spine is similarly damaged. The endpapers are sunned and foxed; details of a previous owner are written on the first pastedown. However, the binding is holding and the contents appear to be complete and include a fold-out map of the 'Flower Border' and pages of adverts. There are numerous black and white photographs and coloured frontispiece (unfortunately damaged in the top right hand corner, as is the tissue guard) showing 'A Mixed Border in the garden of Hon. Mrs Edward Lyttleton at Overstrand'.

Author(s):
Alice Martineau
Condition:
Poor
Dimensions:
22x14x4.5cm
Edition:
1913, second impression
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
300
Publisher:
Williams & Northgate
Title:
The Herbaceous Garden

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