THE FLORIST'S DIRECTORY, a treatise on the culture of flowers.To which is added, a supplementary dissertation,on soils,manures etc by James Maddock; Florist.
A very sound and attractive copy in full panelled calf of the first book devoted entirely to "florists flowers" including the Auricula, Anemone, Carnation, Hyacinth, Tulip, Polyanthus & Ranunculus with eight fine hand-coloured plates. A new improved edition by Samuel Curtis. Large Paper 8vo.[9½"x6"] viii.(i)2-271pps. followed by 8 copperplates. Binders ticket of T.Sutcliffe Burnley and armorial bookplate of "R.E.W.Maddison - Philosopher Doctor"
Author MADDOCK, James [Florist] and Samuel Curtis.
Binding Original full calf
Publisher LONDON: Printed for John Harding 36 St James's Street.1810.