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Sweet, Robert
Cistineae. The Natural Order of Cistus, or Rock-Rose; Illustrated By Coloured Figures & Descriptions of All the Distinct Species, and the Most Prominent Varieties, That Could be at Present Procured in the Gardens of Great Britain; with the Best .
London: James Ridgway, 1825. Second Issue . Full-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Published 1825-1830. Advertisement, books referred to, xx + 224pp. 112 copper plate engraved plates in color finished by hand. Contemporaneously bound in full navy goat, panels ruled in blind, raised spine bands ruled in gilt, gilt spine lettering, gilt dentelles, marbled paper endsheets, top edge gilt. A little wear to extremities, spine to brown as usual, a very few plates with a spot but nothing objectionable. Overall quite a nice copy with the plates bright and fresh. Pritzel 9078; Nissen 1922; Dunthorne 294.
Bookseller: Hayden & Fandetta Rare Books [United States]
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