THE FERNS OF GREAT BRITAIN, and their allies the club-mosses, pepperworts, and horsetails. Second Edition
London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, no date (1860). Original green pictorial cloth stamped in blind, spine gilt lettered, yellow endpapers, all edges gilt. pp iv, 164 + 41 chromolithographed colour plates with tissue guards. Spine slightly sunned, with a bit of wear to tips; 1860 ink name inside front cover, later ink ownership inscription to upper outer corner of title page; in all, a VG clean and tight copy, hinges not cracked, all plates quite clean and bright. First published in 1855. Also published as volume 6 of 'Flowering plants and ferns of Great Britain'
Condition: Binding: Hardcover