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ALLEN, David Elliston.
The Victorian Fern Craze. A History of Pteridomania.

pp. xii, 85, (i). Pictorial title and 12 text illustrations [one is taken from FRANCIS Analysis of British Ferns... (1857), one from WARD On the Growth of Plants in Closely Glazed Cases (1852), the remainder from MOLLISON New Practical Window Gardener (1877- sic - should be 1879)]. Dust wrapper with faded spine, a very good copy, a couple of errors in dating marked in one margin.

Hutchinson. London.

Date Published: 1969.

Stock No. 62909

Price: 25.00