Proserpina Studies of Wayside Flowers While the Air Was Yet Pure Among the Alps and in the Scotland and England Which My Father Knew

By: Ruskin, John

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Dark blue, leather covered boards with gilt titles on spine. There is edge and corner wear along with minor scuffs here and there (see scan). Rolled bands on spine , but spine is somewhat sunned with some wear and one band split. Book is square and securely bound -- a solid copy. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 287 pages; This is volume 1 only (of 3 volumes) of Ruskin's study of wildflowers. This copy is signed and dated in pencil on the second free endpaper by Victorian artist, "Newton Benett, May 29, 1879" -- an interesting association. ; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated

Title: Proserpina Studies of Wayside Flowers While the Air Was Yet Pure Among the Alps and in the Scotland and England Which My Father Knew

Author Name: Ruskin, John

Categories: Wildflowers,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Sunnyside, Orpinton, Kent, George Allen: 1879

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 9041

Keywords: Nature Botany British Literature English Literature