The Amateur Gardener's Rose Book

By: Hoffmann, Dr. Julius

Price: £25.00

Quantity: 1 available


Hardback, 222mm x 152mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, xvi prelims, 155+pp. plus index, plus advertisments,Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Illustrations by Hermann Friese. Reading copy only/NoWrapper. Previous owner's name. Book is generally bumped, scuffed and worn on exterior, small tear to base of spine, bubbling to front and rear boards. Block edges also darkened with some stains (and minimal extension of staining into pages - 1 to 2mm?), some loss to cloth covering at edges and corners. Two plates missing. In English translation from Dr. Hoffmann's German by John Weathers, this is a fine early 20th century guide to growing roses. Catalogue: Antiquarian and Collectable. Keywords: rose, cutting, hedge, flower

Title: The Amateur Gardener's Rose Book

Author Name: Hoffmann, Dr. Julius

Illustrator: Friese,Hermann

Categories: Antiquarian and Collectable,

Edition: first thus

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green: 1905

ISBN Number: 0

Binding: cloth boards

Book Condition: Reading copy only

Type: Hardback

Inscription: Previous owner's name

Size: 222mm x 152mm

Seller ID: 13418

Keywords: rose, cutting, hedge, flower,