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Title   Catalogue of Botanical Books in the Collection of Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt, Volume II Part II, Printed Books 1701-1800

Binding   Decorative Cloth

Book Condition   Very Good Plus

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Type   Limited Edition

Edition   First Edition

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   Pittsburgh, PA The Hunt Botanical Library 1961

Seller ID   007868

This is one of a limited edition of 750 copies only. Composition and presswork by the Anthoensen Press of Portland, Maine. Plates by the Meriden Gravure Company of Meridan, Conn. Green linen-like buckram binding, with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the spine, as well as crisp gilt-stamped decorative images to the spine and front board. Unbumped spine head and tail, with sharp corners. Immensely clean binding; just a trace of a whitish ring at center of spine [cobweb ghosting?]. 10 x 7.5 inches. Text block firmly bound in. T.E.G. With ix and 655 numbered pages, the pages printed in Linotype Granjon to a handsome effect and using red ink as well as black ink. An exceptionally clean interior. Gently read. No remainder marks. There is no dust jacket present. A Very Good Plus copy.

Price = 95.00 USD


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