London, South Kensington
6 April 2001
LOUDON, Mary Webb. The Ladies' Flower-Garden of Ornamental Annuals, London: William Smith, 1840. 4° (285 x 224mm.), half title, 48 hand-coloured lithographed plates (occasional light spotting and browning), original green pictorial cloth gilt (head of spine torn away, some dampstaining, hinges weak), bookseller's label of "Angus and Robertson", Sydney. FIRST EDITION. Nissen BBI 1234; Pritzel 5632.
With William Robinson's Flora and Sylva (London, 1903-5, vols. I - III [all published]). (4)
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