Flora Cestrica: An herborizing companion for the young botanists for Chester County, State of Pennsylvania
By Darlington, William
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 Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|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.|