London. Hamilton, Adams, & Co., 1888.
Hardbound book illustrated with 12 black and white flower lithographs, 48 pages, 9 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches, debossed title in silver on blue cloth, all gilt edges. Light soiling to covers and wear to cover extremities, foxing to half title page; overall very good clean condition. Lithographs are beautifully preserved under tissue guards. An elegant volume, with illustrations by Frances Livings and text describing each flower by A. Livings, interspersed with poetry. Flowers include: camellia, narcissus, eucharis, chrysanthemum, lily of the valley, lapageria, rose, anemone, clematis, sweet pea, azalea, and helleborus. Item #56058