Flora Cestrica: An herborizing companion for the young botanists for Chester County, State of Pennsylvania

By Darlington, William

SKU# 15835

$ 35.00

Pp. c, 498, hand-colored frontis map. Full tan polished calf leather, spine with 4 raised bands gilt-lettered on a black morocco label in one compartment, 8vo. This third edition is fully revised and follows the natural system as documented by de Candolle, Hooker, and Gray. Signature of botanist William H. Matlack dated 1855 on the title page and endpaper. Bookplate of the Pennsylvania State College Library on the front endpaper; no other library marks and few signs of use.

Publisher Lindsay and Blakiston
Publisher Place Philadelphia, PA
Date Published 1855
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Third edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description This book has been expertly rebacked with the original decorated spine laid on, some light edge wear to covers; a tight copy in very good condition.
Limited Edition