London: Collins, (1955). Third edition. Hardcover. Original green cloth, octavo, xxxii, 304 pp. 47 color plates, 32 b/w plates, 75 illustrations in the text. Owner name to front free endpaper, some spotting to endpapers, else very good in moderately worn jacket. Good / good. Item #18704
A study of botanical illustrators and their books from earlist times. Extensive bibliography. From the publisher's "The New Naturalist" series.