Publisher: London: William Smith, 1842.
Edition: Second edition; the first was published the year before.
Condition: Fine copy.
Book ID: 27640
DescriptionSmall 8vo, original blind- and gilt-decorated brown cloth (rebacked with the original spine laid on), gilt lettering, a.e.g. Color frontis and vignettes in the text. Printed in double columns.
CommentsA floral dictionary and guide to gardens and gardening by Jane Loudon (1807-1858). Loudon wrote several important and often reprinted works on horticulture and flowers in particular, intended as educational tools.