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BARNARD, George.

Elementary Studies of trees.
London: Rowney & Co. 1844.

Oblong folio. (27 x 37 cm.) Contemporary black calf backed dark green blindtamped cloth covered boards, titled in gilt to upper cover. Lithographed pictorial title, Introduction, and 24 lithographed plates with 6pp. of descriptive text. Spine worn. Ex libris John Hardcastle/ Lucy Swift with their bookplate further inscribed Mary Bouatt(?) 1845.

Part one only covering Oak, Ash, Spanish Chesnut and Birch, Elm,Beech, Larch and Scotch Fir. A projected second series is announced in the introduction.

Price £ 200.00
Stock Code 52999
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