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
Condition: Very Good