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HORTUS VEITCHII A HISTORY OF THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF THE NURSERIES OF  MESSRS JAMES VEITCH AND SONS, TOGETHER WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE BOTANICAL  COLLECTORS AND HYBRIDISTS by  James H Veitch - First Edition - 1906 - from Nick Bikoff, Bookseller (SKU: 16760)

HORTUS VEITCHII A HISTORY OF THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF THE NURSERIES OF MESSRS JAMES VEITCH AND SONS, TOGETHER WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE BOTANICAL COLLECTORS AND HYBRIDISTS

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HORTUS VEITCHII A HISTORY OF THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF THE NURSERIES OF MESSRS JAMES VEITCH AND SONS, TOGETHER WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE BOTANICAL COLLECTORS AND HYBRIDISTS

by Veitch, James H

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  • hardcover
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London: James Veitch & Sons. Very Good+. 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean maroon cloth has bright gilt title on spine. Top edge gilt with deckle page edges. Top front corner is lightly bumped. Interior of text is tight, clean & intact. Pictorial frontispiece. Illustrated with fifty b/w plates, photographs of various plants of the Royal Gardens and other large estates. Printed by a celebrated horticultural firm for private circulation only. A record of continuous work for over 3/4 of a century. Botany ; B/W Photograph Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 542 pages .

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Bookseller
Nick Bikoff, Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
16760
Title
HORTUS VEITCHII A HISTORY OF THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF THE NURSERIES OF MESSRS JAMES VEITCH AND SONS, TOGETHER WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE BOTANICAL COLLECTORS AND HYBRIDISTS
Author
Veitch, James H
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
James Veitch & Sons
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1906
Keywords
Botany, Flowers

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Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

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About Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

Nick Bikoff and his wife Fran have been buying and selling quality books and ephemera since 1989 when they attended the "Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar" at the University of Denver. They offer a broad based selection of used, rare, and out-of-print stock ranging from the sixteenth to the twentieth century.

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