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[DE MOLE, Fanny Elizabeth]. Wild Flowers of Australia by F. E. D.. [London: Paul Jerrard], 1861.

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[DE MOLE, Fanny Elizabeth]. Wild Flowers of Australia by F. E. D.. [London: Paul Jerrard], 1861.

2° (357 x 267mm). Lithographic title-page printed in gold with four initials hand-coloured, additional hand-coloured title with hand-coloured oval vignette, 20 hand-coloured lithographic plates, 21 pages of text printed in pink, all with lithographic border printed in gold, publisher's advertisememt printed in gold. (Some very light soiling.) Original blue morocco, title in a floral wreath blocked in gilt on both covers, g.e. (slightly faded, upper cover scuffed, extremities rubbed, neatly rebacked and recornered in dark blue calf, spine neatly rebacked with later dark blue calf). Provenance: Violet de Mole (presentation incription in pencil reading 'Violet De Mole read 'niece of Fanny Elizabeth de Mole - this copy presented by Cousin Isobel Maudslay'). Ferguson 9092; not in Nissen or Dunthorne.
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