The Floral Keepsake and The Language of Flowers [The Floral Keepsake, with Thirty Engravings Elegantly Colored from Nature]

By: Keese, John, editor

Price: $750.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good Plus


N.d., Circa 1850s. 111 pp. plus the 30 hand-colored floral plates. 4to, 10.25 by 8 inches, 26 by 20 cm. Overall clean and bright, with only the most occasional of minor fox or other soil marks. Tissue guards mostly present, with a few that do have creases, tears, etc. Colored decorated front board has some fading of the gilt and some sunning along the perimeter but it remains attractive. Spine rebacked with original decorated spine almost entirely preserved and pasted on. Tight and attractive overall.

Title: The Floral Keepsake and The Language of Flowers [The Floral Keepsake, with Thirty Engravings Elegantly Colored from Nature]

Author Name: Keese, John, editor

Categories: Bindings -- Fine and Curios, Americana, Color Plate Books, Natural History - Botanical,

Publisher: New York, Leavitt & Allen:

Binding: Decorated Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good Plus

Item lbs: 3.00 Item lbs

Seller ID: 001444