Boston: Marsh, Capen Lyon, and Webb, 1842. Eleventh edition, improved. Half-Leather over boards. 12 mo (4 1/4 X 7), pp. xi, 264, indexed, illustrated with 2 color litho. flower plates. Poetry of various authors describing the meaning of the various flowers. Good, some foxing, prof. rebacked in gilded banded leather. Item #1791
A 19th century period piece, reflecting the values of mid nineteenth century America.