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ORCHIDS. Their Culture and Management

by WATSON, W

Condition: 8vo, 559pp with black and white as well as colour plates. A very good hardback copy bound in green cloth with decorated boards


L. Upcott Gill, London. 1903. New Edition, Revised throughout. 8vo, 559pp with black and white as well as colour plates. A very good hardback copy bound in green cloth with decorated boards and gilt at spine. Faded spine and mild wear at edges.. From the library of Richard Alston, with his bookplate on the front pastedown.
  • Bookseller: Sainsburys Books Pty Ltd AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 75433
  • Title: ORCHIDS. Their Culture and Management
  • Author: WATSON, W
  • Book condition: Used - 8vo, 559pp with black and white as well as colour plates. A very good hardback copy bound in green cloth with decorated boards
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: L. Upcott Gill, London. 1903. New Edition, Revised throughout
  • Bookseller catalogs: Botany;

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