THE ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY OF GARDENING (4 Volumes, including the Supplement, complete) A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists
Published by Upcott Gill in London 1885
4 Volumes. 4to. hardbacks, halfbound in black morocco, gilt, with marbled boards. 544, 544, 537 and 400pp. Volumes I to III have 4 colour plates at front and Vol. IV has 2. All volumes profusely illustrated with b/w drawings throughout the text. A clean set with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. Endpapers a little soiled but contents very clean and crisp. Bindings rather worn with some loss of leather to base of spines and scuffing to corners. Vol. I has small area of loss to marbled board where a sticker has been removed. Light wear and rubbing to boards. Overall a Good+ Set.