Florticultural Cabinet 1843 Harrison 12 issues w/ 12 Floral Botanical platesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Florticultural Cabinet and Florists' Magazine: January to December 1843. Volume XI, Ed. by Joseph Harrison.
Published 1843, London by Whittaker and Co.
312 pages. Text in English. Engraved title page. Complete with 12 full page engraved floral plates with lovely original hand color.
Period 1/2 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands, marbled covers. Spine leather dried and chipped, covers rubbed, overall remains clean, tight, and sound, interior contents clean- display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting. Plates are uniformly well preserved and mostly clean.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 3/4" H x 5 1/2" W.