Item Detail

Item Number 7860
Title Camellias: Kinds And Culture
Author Hume, H. Harold
Condition NF/VG
Publisher The Macmillan Company
Place Published New York
Date Published 1951
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Near fine book is bound in a nice shade of green cloth with gilt lettering on the front and spine. It is clean, straight & tight. There is light rubbing on the spine ends and corners, plus a touch of foxing on endpapers. The pages are clean and bright without marks or tears. The very good dustjacket is clipped at the front flap, top & bottom, but the price is intact on the lower edge. Front and back panels are illustrated with beautiful camellias. There is some edgewear, edge tears that are internally mended, and rubbing. "After discussing the geography and colorful history of camellias, the author outlines their botany and clarifies their complex classification with drawings and descriptive details." ; B/W & Color Illustrations; 9 1/4" x 6"; 271 pages
Keyword(s) Harold H. Hume,Non-fiction,Botany,Flowers,Camellias,Gardening,Plants
Category(ies) Gardening Plants Herbs Botany,Texts Scholastic Reference Philosophy
Price $49.50