The Language of Flowers

Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Blanchard, 1835.

5 hand-colored engraved plates by Joseph Drayton. Thick 12mo, 326 pages with 10 page publisher's catalogue at end; some foxing throughout. Original brown calf (a bit rubbed), gilt lettered spine, gilt top. Philadelphia: Carey, Lea & Blanchard, Philadelphia, 1835. Very good.

A charming botanical dictionary arranged according to the seasons, with descriptions of the relationships between flowers and various emotions or feelings.

Illustrator: Joseph Drayton
Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Language: English

Price: $450.00

Item #275119

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