Whitcomb & Tombs, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Edition Unstated, Illustrated By: Photographic
preface by author, list of illustrations, and index. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, showing Star Dahlias. The text is illustrated with 13 black-and-white photographs / illustrations of types of dahlias and / or gardening methods. Illustrated front cover, in colour, with blue coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A hint of rubbing to the book corners and edges. The results of insect activity can be seen along the front edges of the book panels. Foxing and light browning to the book panels and to the text block edges. There are creases running the full length of the backstrip. Internally the book is surprisingly clean, bright and tight. " The purpose of this handbook is to supply a want in Australian literature, namely, a practical book, at a fairly low cost, which will bring it within the reach of everybody, and which will give succinctly, and in as few words as possible, without scientific verbiage, full directions for the management of the subject of the title. "-- from the preface page V. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). X, 124 pages, last two pages advertisements, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Inventory No: 0106731.