London, 1880. Folio, green cloth, 230 pp. From the library of H.O. Houghton, with his bookplate on the front pastedown. Some foxing to prelims, front hinge starting, else very good with light wear. Bright ilustrated green cloth cover, clean contents. Remnants of the Houghton family library sticker on spine. An attractive and usable copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Famous Parks and Gardens of the World ...
Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons
Publication Date: 1880
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description T. Nelson and Sons, 1880. Large Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Deaccessioned Reynolds Library copy, usual marks, ink stamps on some of the engravings. Boards rubbed, endpapers and margins of a few pages lightly stained. 1880 Large Hardcover. 230 pp. Tall 8vo. Leather spine, gilt titles and rules, marbled paper over boards, marbled endpapers. A popular description of Remarkable Parks and Gardens, public and private, ancient and modern, interspersed with illustrative anecdotes and notes on the history of Gardening. Engraved illustrations throughout. Seller Inventory # 2200409
Book Description T. Nelson and Sons, London, 1880. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good-. 93 steel engravings. 230 pp. Three sides gilt. Brown endpapers, with previous owner's name on ffep. Both boards a little loose. Green cloth with gilt titles and decorations. Corners bumped and worn, slightly darkened spine with head and tail worn, faint stains. VG- Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Seller Inventory # 025206