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

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


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