THE FLORAL GIFT; FROM NATURE AND THE HEART.

By: CHAUNCEY, MARY

Price: $150.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


32mo (3” x 4 3/8”). pp. 128. Unsigned striped dresscloth binding. a.e.g.

Includes hand-painted frontis.; decorated half-title and a variety of engraved tailpieces.

A book of early American floriography (the language of flowers).

A very good copy with light degree of fading and small chips to the head and tail of the spine; light rubbing to the corners. Exceptionally scarce.
AAS 397027; Not in Faxon or American Imprints.

Title: THE FLORAL GIFT; FROM NATURE AND THE HEART.

Author Name: CHAUNCEY, MARY

Categories: Nature, Gift Book, American publisher's Bindings, 19th C., American Decorative Cloth,

Publisher: Worcester (MA), Jonathan Grout: 1847 (1846)

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2721

Keywords: STRIPED CLOTH GIFT BOOK FLORIOGRAPHY LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS