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Detailed Information for Seller's item number: 4542
A History of the Vegetable Kingdom
Author: Rhind, William, Illustrated by: engravings, Hand Colored Engravings
Publisher: Blackie & Son, London: 1868

Revised Edition, with Supplement. Illustrated by several hundred figures, many of them hand colored. 3/4 black leather over pebbled dark brown cloth, five raised bands with gilt ornamentation and gilt titles, all edges marbled. Upper leather corner with old (professional) repair, spine appears to have been repaired at some point, some small scuffs to leather and some moderate edgewear, front hinge has crack that appears to have been repaired. Currently tight and sound in the binding and repairs are somewhat subtle. Internally very clean save for some foxing to endpapers. Text and plates very clean and the painting is exceptionally well done with excellent shading and without the garishness often seen in such endeavors. Lacking plates 5 and 36, 43 hand-colored plates remain. This is about TWICE THE NUMBER OF HAND-COLORED PLATES usually found in this title. COLLECTIBLE 4542. Later Edition Three-Quarter Leather Good Condition Small 4to - over 9-1/4" - 12" Tall Collectible

Price: US$350.00. Quantity available: 1.
 Appr.: | AUD 448.72 CAD 429.45 EUR 319.63 GBP 240.55 JPY 35000 MXN 4375 ZAR 4118 

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   The Prints & The Paper
PO BOX 5432
Eugene, Oregon
97405 United States
Phone: 541-683-7033

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