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The Grasses of Great Britain. by  E. Sowerby:  Charles & John - First Edition - 1861 - from Peter M Daly and Biblio.co.uk

The Grasses of Great Britain.

by Johnson, Charles & John, E. Sowerby:

Condition: Very Good


London. Robert Hardwicke, 1861 First edition ? Undated. With 144 hand coloured plates.pp xxxii 192.Hard cover in the original green blind decorated & pictorial cloth gilt. A very slight mark to front cover otherwise an exceptional copy. All plates free from foxing.A very good + copy.Printed by Thomas Piper of Paternoster Row. Heavy,1,290 kilo unpacked.Overseas customers will have to pay more than the standard shipping rate..



  • Bookseller: Peter M Daly GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 7466
  • Title: The Grasses of Great Britain.
  • Author: Johnson, Charles & John, E. Sowerby:
  • Illustrator:John, E. Sowerby
  • Format/binding:4to
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Robert Hardwicke
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1861
  • Keywords: Gramineae,Grasses,Grass,Poaceae,Flora,Botany,Botanical,Meadows,Spartina,Corn,Crops,Fodder,Agriculture,Farming,Food,Flowers,
  • Bookseller catalogs: botany;
  • Subjects: NATURE / Plants;


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