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24 Jan 2019 16:30 GMT

John Edward Sowerby


John T. Boswell Syme. Editor

Published: George Bell & Sons, London, 1865-1878

Edition: Third edition

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11 volumes.  1836 hand-coloured lithographs.

Very heavy set. Plates are in beautiful condition.

Some pages dis-bound, all present.

Volume 1. 

Published 1873, third edition.

Ranunculacae to Cruciferae

Volume 2.

Published 1865, third edition.

Resedaceae to Sapindaceae.

Volume 3.

Published 1876, third edition.

Leguminiferae to Rosaceae

Volume 4.

Published 1877, third edition.

Lythraceae to Dipsaceae.

Volume 5.

Published 1878, third edition.


Volume 6.

Published 1873, third edition.

Campanulaceae to Verbenaceae.

Volume 7.

Published 1873, third edition.

Labiatae to Amarantaceae.

Volume 8.

Published 1873, third edition.

Chenopodiaceae to Coniferae.

Volume 9.

Published 1869, third edition.

Typhaceae to Lillaceae.

Volume 10.

Published 1875, third edition.

Juncaceae to Cyperaceae.

Volume 11.

Published 1877, third edition.


Recorded shipping weight 24000g.

Shipped and insured by recorded delivery.

  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 26.5 x 17.5 cm.
  • Sold By: West Clare Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Tom Moloney
  • Country: Ireland
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