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London: David Bogue, 1847. First edition. Original publisher's full green morocco, lettered and elaborately decorated in gilt, all edges gilt, illustrated, 12 hand-colored plates inserted, drawn and colored by James Andrews, 192 pp. A lovely binding, stamped in gilt on the spine is a young man climbing a vine toward a gothic window and the outstretched hand of his lover. Leather worn along the edges. End papers cracked front and rear, front free end paper and frontis were detached, old cello tape repairs staining both. A Good, sound copy of a pretty book.
Title: The Poetical Language of Flowers; Or the Pilgrimage of Love.
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Seller ID: miller,thomas.250london:davidbogue,1847.firstediti