Fine copy of this scarce book on the peony.
$450.00 inc GST
1946. 360x290mm, 155pp, illustrated throughout with 15 full-page colour plates featuring lovely illustration, as well as monochrome supplemental illustration throughout, including in-text steel-cut examples, diagramatic plates, and some distribution maps towards the start of the material, bound in original blue cloth cover with gilt lettering and armorial stamp on the front cover and spine, top edge gilt. A lovely copy: some soiling of the spine, fading of the lettering, nd slight fraying of the top and toe; minor rubbing of the covers, and some foxing of the extremties. Else tidy and very attractive.