Flora Australasica; or, a Selection of Handsome, or Curious Plants, Natives of New Holland, and the South Sea Islands.

SWEET, Robert.

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Place Published: London
Publisher: James Ridgway
Date Published: 1827

Description: Illustrated with 56 hand-colored plates. One corner of title page skillfully repaired with no loss of text, alphabetical holograph index bound in. Slim 8vo, 1/2 green morocco, decoratively gilt spine. London: James Ridgway, 1827-1828. A fine clean copy.

Comments: One the most attractive of Australian botanical books and the first to use live specimens for illustration instead of dried plants or field sketches. Nissen 1924.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 76709


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