Popular West Coast Flora 1905 Volney Rattan illustrated guidebook w descriptionsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Popular West Coast Flora: An Analytical Key to the Flora of the Pacific Coast, by Volney Rattan.
Published 1905, San Francisco by the Whitaker & Ray Co.
221 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with B&W photographic plates and illustrations
Publisher's cloth binding, embossed title lettering & cover decorations.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, clean, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 3/4" H x 5 3/4" W.