263 pages, the first 228 comprise the Botanist. Pages 229-259 are the Discourse. The last pages are two letters George Washington had sent to the author and an errata. Full contemporary leather with a small chip at foot of front joint. Rubbed at extrenities, Erasures on endpapers. Worm holes in margins of last leaves. Name at top of title page. Moderately foxed and toned throughout. Otherwise clean, tight, and complete. Images available. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Botanist Being the Botanical Part of a ...
Publisher: Joseph T. Buckingham
Publication Date: 1811
Binding: Full Leather
Book Condition: Good Plus
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Boston: Joseph T. Buckingham, ., 1811. 263pp. Modern three quarter morocco and cloth, spine gilt, raised bands. Handsome bookplate. Ownership signatures on titlepage and dedication page, the latter dated 1811. Bright and clean internally. A near fine copy. Waterhouse was a distinguished Boston physician best known for his work on smallpox vaccination. An early American botanical work. MEISEL III, p.371. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 24380. TL2 16798. Bookseller Inventory # WRCAM 35011