The North American Sylva; or, a Description of the Forest Trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia, Not Described in the Work of F. Andrew Michaux... (Three Volumes in Two)

By: Nuttall, Thomas

Price: $2,500.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Two volumes re-bound by Talin Bookbindery of Cape Cod, with green leather spine and corners, and green cloth over boards; Raised spine bands with gilt stamped lettering and decoration; Housed in matching custom two compartment slipcase; All edges gilded; 131 hand colored plates; Ex-Library with institutional stamps on title pages and verso, though with NO other library markings; Now rebound; Covers and slipcase remain Fine and exceptionally attractive; Moisture stains are seen on the first ten leaves near heel; Plate 1 is uniformly just a little darkened, and there are a couple of small tears in margins; Illustration remains bright; All other plates remain clean and very bright;

Title: The North American Sylva; or, a Description of the Forest Trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova Scotia, Not Described in the Work of F. Andrew Michaux... (Three Volumes in Two)

Author Name: Nuttall, Thomas

Categories: Plate Books, Bindings, Natural History, Botany,

Publisher: Philadelphia, D. Rice & A. N. Hart: 1857

Binding: Half Leather - Hardbound

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 030789