Publisher:The Australian Lilium Society, Melbourne, 1967
Illustrator:Photographic & Illustrations
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good Condition
The Australian Lilium Society, 1967, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Signed by Author, Illustrated By: Photographic & Illustrations
preface by Gilbert Errey, introduction by author, list of illustrations, two appendices, abbreviations, bibliography and index. Endpapers are illustrated with a map of Australia. Black and white photographic frontispiece, of the author. Throughout the text there are coloured and black and white photographs, tables, line drawings, and graphs. At the rear of book there is a fold out giving a list of Lilium species. Beige coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Photographic dustwrapper, showing two lilium flowers, with white speckled background and brown writing on front panel and spine. The first garderners' book published on the lilium family in the Southern Hemisphere. Corners of the are slightly rubbed and the head and the heel of the spine bumped and soft. There are some stains on the front panel near the spine. On both front and rear paste down there is tape residue. Dust marks and spots to the top paper edge and there are some marks to the other edges as well. Previous owners sticker on ffep., and name in ink on the dedication page. There are "rust" marks on the ffep. Corners book slightly rubbed and there has been some sun fading to the spine some creasing along both the top and bottom dustwrapper edges. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. , 252 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic & Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Australia; Natural History & Resources. Signed by Author. Inventory No: 0100814.