Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Accept

Feedback

Free returns

-

£3.95 standard UK delivery

-

All profits fight poverty

Keep up with Oxfam's Online Shop

© 2015. Oxfam is a registered charity in England and Wales (no 202918) and Scotland (SC039042). Oxfam GB is a member of Oxfam International.

The Flower Grower's Guide

£175.00

Product description

This book is in six divisions that are published in three volumes.

All volumes are the same size with the same design, both inside and outside of the books.

The books have dark red faux-leather buckram boards and spine. The front shows the title in an embosssed floral design together with the author's name.

The spine has the same embossed design as the front cover with the book title and author's and publisher's names written in gilt.

The rear cover has an imprint of the publisher's logo with no additional colour. The rear cover of Volume II has a minor dent in the board that has not penetrated the covering.

A lttle bumping to the corners and also some shelf wear at the top and bottom of the spine.

The hinges and bindings are in good condition with endpapers designed on yellow-green floral paper.

All page ends are gilt.

No inscriptions.

Tissue paper protects the chromolithographed flower pages, some of it creased or otherwise damaged.

Some pages are showing signs of foxing, particualrly some of the tissue paper and the edges of the chromolithographed flower pages.

Occasional pages have crease marks where the paper has been folded. A few pages show damage by tearing.

Item details

Added value:
Antiquarian complete set of books
Author(s):
John Wright F R H S
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
4to - 10 - 13
Dimensions:
283 x 228 x 35 mm (approx)
Edition:
circa 1897
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1074
Publisher:
J S Virtue & Company Limited
Title:
The Flower Grower's Guide

Courier Delivery

£8.00
Signature required.
Delivery FAQs

Free returns

within 30 days.
Returns policy

About this item

This book is in six divisions that are published in three volumes.

All volumes are the same size with the same design, both inside and outside of the books.

The books have dark red faux-leather buckram boards and spine. The front shows the title in an embosssed floral design together with the author's name.

The spine has the same embossed design as the front cover with the book title and author's and publisher's names written in gilt.

The rear cover has an imprint of the publisher's logo with no additional colour. The rear cover of Volume II has a minor dent in the board that has not penetrated the covering.

A lttle bumping to the corners and also some shelf wear at the top and bottom of the spine.

The hinges and bindings are in good condition with endpapers designed on yellow-green floral paper.

All page ends are gilt.

No inscriptions.

Tissue paper protects the chromolithographed flower pages, some of it creased or otherwise damaged.

Some pages are showing signs of foxing, particualrly some of the tissue paper and the edges of the chromolithographed flower pages.

Occasional pages have crease marks where the paper has been folded. A few pages show damage by tearing.

Added value:
Antiquarian complete set of books
Author(s):
John Wright F R H S
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
4to - 10 - 13
Dimensions:
283 x 228 x 35 mm (approx)
Edition:
circa 1897
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1074
Publisher:
J S Virtue & Company Limited
Title:
The Flower Grower's Guide

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via courier within 7 working days of receipt of your order. A signature will be required on delivery. This item is not available for international delivery.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy All returns must be made within 30 days of receipt.



Courier delivery cost: £8.00

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

Oxfam Books & Music Hythe

The village of Hythe is ideally situated on the western shore of Southampton Water and also borders the New Forest. We are a popular Book & Music shop in this bustling community with customers coming from the surrounding towns and villages specifically to shop with us. Our friendly and welcoming team are always willing to assist, often going that extra mile to find that elusive book for you. We are always pleased to recruit new volunteers to join our ever expanding team.

View Shop