Title British Botanical & Horticultural Literature before 1800. Comprising a history & bibliography of botanical & horticultural books printed in England, Scotland & Ireland from the earliest times until 1800.
Book Condition First Edition, 3 Vols, small folios [bindings c.28 x 19 cms], original grey cloth lettered in gilt, neat modern booklabel on front pastedowns. Total c.1235pp, and with 32 colour plates and 162 other illustrations. Gilt cloth just slightly marked, else a very good set.
Publisher Oxford University Press 1975.
Seller ID 9448
Superb prize-winning historical and bibliographical work.
ART BRITISH BOTANICAL BOTANY HORTICULTURAL HORTICULTURE HISTORY BIBLIOGRAPHY ENGLAND SCOTLAND & IRELAND OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS PLANTS GARDENS GARDEN GARDENING