London: George Routledge & Sons, n.d. [c. 1890]. Rare edition of this handy pocket guide to the traditional meanings of flowers. Foolscap 8vo (112 x 80 mm): 128pp, copiously illustrated, often in colour. Publisher's original half-lime green cloth over marbled boards, spine stamped in gilt, all edges gilt, chestnut-brown end papers. Tightly bound and clean throughout. Fine. Item #BB2465
Apparently a reissue of the author's Illustrated Language of Flowers, first published in 1856. N. B. With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. (Fine Editions Ltd is a member of the Independent Online Booksellers Association, and we subscribe to its codes of ethics.).