A Monograph on the Genus Camellia (facsimile of the 1819 edition)
By Curtis, Samuel and Pope, Clara M. (illustrator)
Pp. (2, title pages), 2 (descriptive text), 5 color lithographic plates. Original printed card wrappers, elephant folio (68 x 50 cm, 27.5 x 20 inches). This is s facsimile reprint of the 1819 edition. The specific coverage is on Camellia japonica, the Japanese Rose and its varieties. The fine color plates were created by Clara Pope for Samuel Curtis. The original 1819 printing is very scarce. No ownership marks and no signs of use. The large size of this work will require extra postage.
|Publisher Place||Guildford, UK|
|Date Published Estimated||Yes|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||Top edge of front wrapper has a small wrinkle, otherwise a bright and clean copy in fine condition.|