Burgess Seed & Plant Co. Gardening Flowers 1939 mail order catalog w/ envelopeBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 20th Century Books, Vintage Advertising, Gardening, Flowers, Fruit, Vegetables, Mail Order Catalogs, Illustrated Books).
Burgess Seed and Plant Co.
Published 1939, Galesburg, Michigan by Burgess Seed and Plant Co.
128 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout. Retains original hand addressed pictorial mailing envelope.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers, original order form and return mailing envelope loosely laid in.
Catalogue is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, 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 book 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 book 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. 9 1/2" H x 6 1/2" W.