The Ladies' Companion to the Flower-Garden. Being an Alphabetical Arrangement of all the Ornamental Plants Usually Grown in Gardens & Shrubberies; With Full Directions for their Culture. Second Edition, with Considerable Additions and Corrections.

Publisher: London: William Smith, 1842.
Edition: Second edition; the first was published the year before.
Condition: Fine copy.
Book ID: 27640


Small 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.


A 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.

Price: $250.00

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