London: W. Kent & Co.
Illustrated with engravings throughout. 297 pages, glossary and index. 8vo, 3/4 polished calf, all edges marbled. London: W. Kent & Co. . Some light foxing and staining. Top corners bumped. In very good condition.
Beautiful little book on the natural order of flowering plants with outstanding illustrations of mushrooms. John Cassell (1817 - 1865) was an English publisher, printer, writer and editor, who founded the firm Cassell & Co, famous for its educational books and periodicals. He was also a well-known tea and coffee merchant.
Condition: Very Good