Sweet (Robert)
Lot 224
Sweet (Robert)
Sold for £1,553 (US$ 2,538) inc. premium

Lot Details
Sweet (Robert)
Sweet (Robert)
Cistineae. The Natural Order of Cistus, or Rock-Rose. Illustrated by coloured figures and descriptions of all the distinct species and the most prominent varieties, that could be at present procured in the gardens of Great Britain; with the best directions for their cultivation and propagation, 112 hand-coloured engraved plates by S. Watts and Weddell after drawings by Mrs Brown and J. M. and W. Hart, some spotting mainly affecting text, cloth, worn, large 8vo (255 by 156mm.), London, James Ridgway, 1825-1830

Footnotes

  • FIRST EDITION, second issue.

    References: Nissen BBI 1922; Great Flower Books, p.77; Dunthorne 294; Stafleu TL2 13.546.

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