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Flora & Sylva/rare 1st Edit./*1903/william Robinson/3 Vols./fine Vellum Bindings For Sale

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VERY RARE - SCARCE EDITION - RARE FIRST EDITION
FINE ORIGINAL VELLUM BINDINGS - RARE FIRST EDITION
66 FINE ORIGINAL COLORED CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS
FINE ORIGINAL PUBLISHER'S VELLUM BINDINGS

FLORA & SYLVA
A Monthly Review for Lovers of Garden, Woodland, Tree or Flower; New and Rare Plants,
Trees, Shrubs, and Fruits; the Garden Beautiful, Home Woods, and Home Landscape.
Edited
by
WILLIAM ROBINSON

LONDON: Edited by, and Printed and Published for W. Robinson..., 3 vols. [all published], 1903-05 [published date: 1903-05]. Rare First edition. Folio. 13" x 10" inches (LxB). Pp. (6), 324; (6), 392; (6), 360 pages + 66 chromolithographic engraved plates. t.e.g., Fine original contemporary 1/2 vellum bindings with gilt lettering on spines. Three volumes of the de-luxe edition bound in half vellum and white cloth with 66 fine chromolithograph plates and many in text engravings. Illustrated with 66 chromolithograph plates from drawings and paintings by H.G. Moon and others, plus numerous illustrations in the text. Rare First Edition. With the striking chromolithograph plates by H.G. Moon, who passed away before the publication of the third volume, though his paintings were continued to be used.
"All gardeners owe an infinite debt of gratitude to William Robinson - founder of The Garden (1871-1927) and Flora and Sylva (1903-05), and author of The English Flower Garden (1883, etc.) and other works - who helped to break the tyranny of formal bedding and, like Ruskin, drew attention to the beauties of the wild garden. Among the artists whom he employed was Henry Moon, who struck a new and personal, if not entirely healthy, note in botanical illustration. …" (Blunt & Stearn). Of this well-produced monthly journal Flora and sylva, printed on hand-made paper, only 3 volumes were published.* Blunt & Stearn pp. 238-240; Nissen 2251. Rare First Edition. VERY SCARCE.. A classic work. There are numerous close-up pictures of the contents given below; please click on them for a detailed description (See Scans below). Please take some time to view the 50+ pictures in detail, in order to gain a full idea of the contents and condition.

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A SCARCE BOOK SET.

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CONDITION REPORT: A rare book set in Fine original contemporary publisher's vellum binding with gilt lettering on spines (See Scans below), minor wear/tear, soiling to covers, spine, ends & corners (See Scans below), the pages-plates with some age toning- mostly marginal spotting, are clean & bright (See Scans below), the bindings are tight & intact (See Scans below). The vellum is smooth & supple to the touch (See Scans below). Note: scattered spotting (See Scans below). There are many close-up pictures for your kind perusal. Please click on any of the 50+ images above & below in the listing for enlarged close-up pictures of details, virtues & flaws (See Scans below).


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    We do not charge anything extra, just what the post office charges, any excess payment will be promptly refunded once item has been shipped. Estimated delivery dates include seller's handling time, and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment. Delivery times may vary, especially during peak periods. INSURANCE IS REQUIRED FOR ALL PURCHASES.

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RETURNS: Though every item is catalogued with the intent of accuracy. Minor flaws, may not always be noted. Please email any &/or all QUESTIONS, regarding description and condition prior to offerding. Please Remember this is an sale and not a Retail sale.Only Improperly described items can be returned, as received within seven calendar days of receipt. Please email us before returning any item.

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