Breck's of Boston Garden Book Seeds Flowers Vegetables 1950 mail order catalogBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 20th Century Books, Americana, Vintage Advertising, Gardening, Flowers, Seed Catalog, Mail Order Catalog, Illustrated Books).
Garden Book for 1950.
Published 1950, Boston by Breck's.
80 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout including many full pages of color flowers interspersed with pages of interesting b&w photos. Nice heavily illustrated advertising section at rear.
Publisher's color pictorial paper wrappers.
Catalogue is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. catalogue is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, staple rust and spine stress, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The catalogue displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this catalogue survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 10 1/2" H x 8 1/4" W.