Circa 1847 Hand colored plates 96 in two volumes The Family Flora and Materia Medica Botanica

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Title
The Family Flora and Materia Medica Botanica
Author Peter P. Good
Date 1847
Size octavo 23 by 15 cms (9 by 6 inches)

Description
A complete set of this scarce and well illustrated work on American
medical botany which was published in two volumes by the author in Elizabethtown, New Jersey.
There are 96 fine coloured plates, all with tissue guards and mostly showing flowering plants.

The binding is plain brown cloth with gilt titles and marbled end-papers.

An unusually clean and fresh copy of a book which is usually found with significant browning, foxing or offsetting.

Condition
Six plates browned, tissue guards with faint partial browning, faint toning on a few text leaves and to a few other plates. Bound without the title page for volume two.

Authenticity : All our prints and books are guaranteed to be an original.
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