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Sacheverell Sitwell
Rare Limited 60/295 Edition 1956 The Great Flower Book Sitwell Blunt Signed
London: Collins, 1956. Beautiful Example of a Highly Desirable Book - Please review pictures for best description of condition for this amazing book. A rare opportunity for a Rare, First Edition, First Printing and limited edition #60/295 which is signed by both authors! "Great Flower Books - 1700-1900" written and produced in London England in 1956 by Sacheverell Sitwell & Wilfrid Blunt. Both authors have signed the book which is well protected in a slip case. Published by William Collins, London 1956. Numbered and limited De-Luxe edition 60 of 295 copies signed by Sitwell and Blunt. Printed on Amstel special mould-made paper. Folio size, finely bound in half green morocco leather and marbled boards by the Wigmore Bindery, gilt stamped to title. Slipcase. Frontispiece and 19 full page colour plates, 16 b/w collotype plates and numerous illustrations in the text. The most beautiful and comprehensive bibliography of flower books, showing over 750 books. All plates with tissue guards. Very nice copy and worthy of gifting or the private collection Weight 12 lbs. and measures 14 x 19 1/2 inches An outstanding and superbly illustrated book. This item will be packed and shipped with extra care - also insurance with the USPS. Please ask questions and review pictures before bidding - we only ship to winning bids in the USA. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: ctwood21 [Center Sandwich, New Hampshire, United States]
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