Hibberd, Shirley (Ed.)
Floral World and Garden Guide
Seller ID: 691
London: Groombridge, 1872- 1880. First edition. Nine volumes, for the years 1872- 1880 of the gardening monthly with a total of 99 chromolithographic plates, plus other engravings, as called for. In half morocco and marbled paper over boards, marbled edges and endpapers, gilt lettering. Two volumes professionally rebacked, others with re-inforced hinges. Edges rubbed, tips worn; neat library bookplate afixed to paste down of each volume, pocket and date due at back as usual (no other stamps, etc.). The nine volumes apparently unopened, text and images clean and sharp throughout. An exceptionally nice collection of this Victorian gardening periodical in a variety of vivid, contemporary marbled papers.
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