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Antiquarian Book The Universal Herbal or Botanical, Medical and Agricultural Dictionary By Thomas Green Volume 1.

£365.00

1820 Antiquarian Book The Universal Herbal or Botanical, Medical and Agricultural Dictionary By Thomas Green, Volume 1. An Account of All the known Plants in the World arranged according to the Linnean System.
Best  Method of Propogation and The Most Recent Agricultural Improvements. Adapted to the use of  Farmers - The Gardener - The Husbandman - The Botanist - The Florist - And The Country Housekeepers In General. Front Colour Plates Published by Nuttall, Fisher and Dixon Liverpool, Caxton Press 1816. Preface London 1st August 1820. Table of Genera and Species of Plants taken from C. H. Persoon's Edition of Linneus, Published at Paris in 1805 and 1807 also Turton's Edition of Linneus Vol. VI Printed at Swansea in 1803.

Fabulous colour plates showing vegetables, plants and flowers -  Age spotting to some pages but mostly  in Very Good Condition! These original hand coloured plates could be used for pictures. Botanical pictures such as these can be highly  priced as seen on various Art & Botanical websites.

Condition: Very Good - Hard cover front and back. Used with scratches and dings to the Dark Tan Leather (see picture 5) embossed flower scroll design to the edges. Slight damage to corners. Binding Black material (pic.5) - Front cover needs to be secured to the book. Please email for a full condition report and postage costs if required.

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