New and Rare Beautiful-Leaved Plants Containing illustrations and descriptions of the Most Ornamental-Foliaged plants not hitherto noticed in any work on the subject.
London: Bell and Daldy, 1870. First edition. Original silk covered boards. black label to spine. With 54 chromolithographs (complete). Author's gift inscription to Ms Silver to the front end paper. <br />viii, 144 pp.<br />270 by 185mm (10¾ by 7¼ inches).
Condition: There is a little staining to the silk binding, and chipping to the top edge of the spine. Slight splitting to the spine edges. Clean and tidy throughout, with slight shadowing from the chromo-lithographs to the facing pages.