THE FRUIT MANUAL: Containing the Descriptions, Synonyms and Classifications of the Fruits and Fruit Trees of Great Britain; with a Hundred and One Engravings of the Best Varieties
Published by Journal of Horticultural Office in London 1875
Fourth Edition 8vo. hardback, three quarter bound in maroon roan, gilt with textured cloth-covered boards. 600pp. plus 101 b/w engravings. Previous owner's elegant ink signature and date to ffep. Small pencil inscriptions and notes throughout. Includes two loose very old letters regarding the content on the pages they're tucked into. Foxing to first few pages. Occasional corners dog-eared. Rubbing to spine with wear to edges and hinge to front cover beginning to split at top. Some soiling to covers with light edgewear. A GOOD COPY.