Titel: Alpine Plants Painted from Nature. Edited by...
Verlag: W. Swan Sonnenschein & Allen, London
Zustand: Near Fine
Art des Buches: Small square 8vo (16 x 14 cm)
~Published 1879 - 1884 (according to Worldcat). Pencil owner's signature, probably contemporary with publication, to title page of Volumes I & III, and front end page of Volumes II & IV. Qtr ribbed brown morocco bearing gilt titles and decoration, original green cloth boards with gilt decor. The original spines recently relaid on matching morocco, only visible at spine ends. Top edges gilt. Leather and cloth unfaded, gilt all bright and fresh. No corners bumped or worn. Pagination: frontis, iv, 67, (100 plates) + frontis, 50, (100 plates) + frontis, 59, (100 plates) + frontis, xii, 51, (101 plates). Approx. 20 - 33 % of plates printed on cream-coloured card, the remainder on white paper. Varying degrees of foxing throoughout to plates on white paper, only occasional and slight to plates on card. All plates present, a few plates bound out of sequence: Volume I - Plate 15 follows Plate 10; Volume III - Sequence runs 27, 31, 32, 28, 29, 33, 30, 35. Rest of plates in proper sequence, with frontis per volume. An excellent set. Pictures on request. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ZZ0250
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