Flora's Dictionary. Elizabeth Washington Gamble Wirt.
Flora's Dictionary
Flora's Dictionary

Flora's Dictionary

Baltimore: Fielding Kucas Junar, 1837.

Leather_bound. One volume. Quarto. Flora's Dictionary by Elizabeth Washington Gamble Wirt, as " Mrs. E.W. Wirt, of Virginia".
Fifty-six hand coloured original pictorial lithograph plates and with title dedication page to embellished for Miss. Ann Smith. The section of Flora's Dictionary is made of 230 entries arrange alphabetically from Acacia Roses to Zinnia each entry includes a brief definition followed by the appropriate verse.
Original publisher's binding in full maroon morocco gilt, the spine in five compartments separated by four raised bands, gilt title, all edges gilt. A beautiful hand colour copy of Flora's. Very good. Item #810

Price: $4,500.00

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