Familiar Lectures on Botany Including Practical and Elementary Botany with Generic and Specific Descriptions of the Most Common Native and Foreign Plants

By Lincoln, Almira H.

SKU# 17344

$ 35.00

Pp. i-x, 11-335; 13 full page monochrome lithographed plates.  Publisher’s original one-quarter tan cloth with original printed paper label on the spine, over original tan boards, 8vo.  This is an early textbook used to teach practical and elementary botany; it also contains a vocabulary of botanical terms for the use of higher schools and academies.  Old pencil signature of Ernest S Cooper of Ontario, Canada, dated 1858 on the front pastedown.  Due to the condition, this work is offered at a reduced price.

Publisher H. and F. J. Huntington
Publisher Place Hartford, CT
Date Published 1829
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fair
Condition Description There is foxing to the endpapers and light foxing to much of the text and plates, the original boards are worn and rubbed, the spine cloth is cracked along the outer joints, the text-block has been re-fixed with the binding, there are a few marginal tears to the text, one plate has a repaired tear; a fair copy only.
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