Beauties of the Rose


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Beauties of the Rose, Henry Curtis, Sweetbrier Press, Palo Alto, 1980. A facsimile edition of the original two volumes (published 1850-1853) bound in one, with a new inroduction by Léonie Bell.

Hardcover, Very Good/Good, Green cloth with gilt titles, Light rubbing to corners, light foxing to top edge of text block. Dust jacket is price clipped, rubbed at corners, edges, and spine ends, but presents nicely.

Nice reproduction of this beautifully illustrated guide to rose cultivation.