London, South Kensington
23 April 2008
HOGG, Thomas (1771-1841). A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Growth and Culture of the Carnation ... Tulip, Hyacinth, Rose and other Flowers. London: G. and W.B. Whittaker, 1822. 12° (175 x 101mm). Hand-coloured lithographed frontispiece and 5 plates (light offsetting from plates, a few light spots). Contemporary diced calf (rebacked). Provenance: "Jane Charlotte Monro from her brother C. M." (inscription on endpaper). Second edition.
With Philip Henry Gosse's Actinologia Britannica. A History of the British Sea-Anemones and Corals (London, 1860) and John E. Sowerby's British Wild Flowers (London, 1860). (3)
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