Les Orchidées. Culture, Propagation, Nomenclature
Paris: Librairie Agicole de la Maison Rustique, 1869. Recent full green half leather with gilt titles and marbled boards. Slight handling, but very good condition. Original yellow soft covers bound in. To the top of the cover is written "hommage a l'author" The soft binding is slightly darkened. The pages have a little foxing throughout, but a very nice copy of this uncommon work. The printing date is written in ink to the title page. 134, 36 pp. This is part of the Bibliotheque du Jardinier. To the rear is bound in the 36 page catalogue of the Librairie Agricole de la Maison Rustique. 190 by 110mm (7½ by 4¼ inches).