British Poisonous Plants. Illustrated with Thirty-two Coloured Plates, including the Principal Poisonous Fungi.
Illustrated by John Sowerby, described by Charles Johnson and C. Pierpoint Johnson:

British Poisonous Plants. Illustrated with Thirty-two Coloured Plates, including the Principal Poisonous Fungi.

London: John Van Voorst, 1861. Second edition. iv, 76, followed by the hand-coloured plates. Contents clean and fresh: dog-ear crease to one page corner, and an inch torn from margin of p8/9, losing no text. Tanning to pp11/12 where a newspaper cutting was laid in. Lightly-pencilled ownership name to front endpaper. In the original binding of maroon cloth, titled gilt: firm, clean and bright, with slight fading to spine, and spine ends slightly puckered. Nice copy. VG+.
[Item ID: 18618090]

125.00

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