By Irene Gosse. Number 25 of a limited edition of 250 copies to mark the occasion of an Exhibition of the work of Gertrude Hermes R.A. at the Royal Academy London in September 1981 and the 50th anniversary of the publication of "A Florilege" being the first book entirely illustrated with the artist's wood engravings. Small folio. 11.75 X 8.25 ins. 84 pp. Quarter green morocco with marbled paper covered boards. Gilt spine title. A fine copy with prospectus loosely inserted. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: A Florilege chosen from the old herbals.
Editorial: Old Woking, Surrey: Gresham Books,
Año de publicación: 1981
Condición del libro: Fine
Edición: Limited Edition
Descripción Gresham Books, Woking, 1981, 1981. First edition. Hardback. No dustjacket. No. 21 in a limited edition of 250. Bound in quarter green leather over marbled boards, slight rubbing to extremeties otherwise very good indeed. Please be aware that this volume is very heavy and therefore extra postage will be requested. Nº de ref. de la librería A119628
Descripción Gresham, 1981. Half-Leather. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Gertrude Hermes Ilustrador. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. "Published in a limited edition of 250 to mark the occasion of an Exhibition of the work of Gertrude Hermes R A at the Royal Academy London in September 1981 and the 50th anniversary of the publication of 'A Florilege' being the first book entirely illustrated with the artist's wood engravings. Copy Number 45" . 20 wood engravings with descriptions of the herbs on the facing page. Internally a fine copy, bright and unmarked. Bound in green morrocco with marbled boards showing minor edgewear. Nº de ref. de la librería 045921