London, South Kensington
16 November 2004
STRUTT, Jacob George. Sylva Britannica: or, Portraits of Forest Trees, distinguished for their Antiquity, Magnitude, or Beauty. London: Henry G. Bohn, -26. 2° (565 x 381mm). Engraved frontispiece, dedication and 48 plates. (Lower margins and fore-margins of plates waterstained to a greater or lesser extent.) Contemporary red half morocco, plates uncut (foot of spine worn, other extremities rubbed or slightly worn). Provenance: Sir Alexander Kay Muir (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Nissen BBI 1907.
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