New York: Orange Judd Company, 1878. 12mo; [1-4] 5-113, pp; maroon cloth over board with stamped black border and design to front cover, gilt stamped title with hanging plant decoration to front cover, gilt stamped spine, blind stamped rear cover; brown endpapers; 7 pgs advertisements follow text; illustrated with engravings; spine sunned and fraying of head and tail, 3” tear to bottom free front endpaper, rear endpaper, light age toning; very good minus. Very good. Item #116
Charming book with wonderful illustrations of greenery in Victorian era settings. Covers basics of plant care and use in the home.