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THE BOTANICAL MAGAZINE; OR, Flower-Garden Displayed vols 29-34 [xxix - xxxiv] Bound in Six Volumes
London: Printed by Stephen Couchman for W. Curtis, 1809. 1809-1811; vols 29-34, bound in 6 vols. Plate no. 1,148 - plate no. 1,418 inclusively, i.e. 271 hand-coloured engraved plates (several folding), drawn by Sydenham Edwards. Each volume with title page and index. Attractive Contemporary half calf, red and black morocco spine labels, marbled-paper boards, slightly rubbed, light wear to head/tail of a few joints but all volumes remain strongly bound. Contents clean and tight, plates generally very clean and bright, occasional light offsetting and browning, foremargin of one plate stained, a little oxidisation of the red pigment to the odd plate. Original end-papers, no inscriptions. An excellent early run of this most famous of all botanical periodicals. [Nissen BBI 2350] . First Edition. Half Leather. Very Good. Illus. by Sydenham Edwards. 8vo (15 x 24cm).
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