Folio, half leather binding which has been rebound in contemporary binding, very good condition, consists of 12 parts. Volume 1 containing parts 1-7, with the original title page for each part, Volume 2 contains parts 8 to 12, the last part was completed by Henry Deane in 1894 after Fitzgerald's death. At the conclusion of Part 12 is the contents for all 12 parts. Contains 109 full size plates, with ten being double-page spreads, plates were handcoloured. The drawings are by Robert Fitzgerald with the lithographs by A. J. Stopps. Scarce original 2 volume set by the most famous Australian amateur naturalist but whose hobby was lauded for its scientific standard. Sitwell, 94pp. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : Australian Orchids - 2 Volumes
Éditeur : Sydney, Charles Potter, 1875 - 1894. 1st Edition.
Description du livre Society for Growing Australian Plants, Australia, 1992. Hardcover. État : Good. Revised Edition. Size: 9"-10" Tall. Ex Library, Internal stickers and stamps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Nature; ISBN: 0949324450. ISBN/EAN: 9780949324450. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 33307. N° de réf. du libraire 33307
Description du livre Surrey Beatty & Sons, Sydney, Australia, 1992. Hard Cover. État : Good+. No Jacket. SECOND EDITION (REVISED). Illustrated laminated boards. Usual library marks. 537 pages with colour photos and line drawings. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. N° de réf. du libraire 021084