Herbs and the Earth: An Evocative Excursion Into the Lore and Legend of Our Common Herbs

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $20.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


Lovely book, clean and bright inside and out with no creasing, no bumps to boards, and no names or writing .Book was initally published in 1935. There is also in this book a letter from the publisher laid-in which includes this paragraph, " The enclosed (the book) is a collector's item -- it was printed in letterpress, a rarely used printing process these days. All future printings will be done by offset, which will look as good, but won't have quite the same "feel." Book is illustrated throughout with woodcuts by John Howard Benson, all of which augment. The author is noted for his philosophical touch when writing of nature and its treasures. Book measures 6" x 8-1/4" and will arrive in brand new mylar. 144 pages.

Title: Herbs and the Earth: An Evocative Excursion Into the Lore and Legend of Our Common Herbs

Author Name: Beston, Henry

Categories: Natural History, Garden and Horticulture,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: New York, David R. Godine Publishers: 1990

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 28193

Keywords: Herbs. Natural History.Herb Lore.