Condition: Very Good+ The hardcover sleeve has minimal shelf wear. The inside pages have no writing, tears or stains. Appears unread. An exceptional rare vintage book.
"An absolutely gorgeous book. A hidden treasure of a resource on wildflowers native to Canada. The hand-drawn illustrations are stunning and the information on the flowers is written creatively and with a storytelling element." reader review
Traill's Canadian Wild Flowers is the earliest Canadian botanical book with coloured plates to be written, printed and lithographed entirely in Canada. This book is a facsimile reprint of the original book published in 1868 by John Lovell. Painted and lithographed by Agnes Fitzgibbon and botanical descriptions by C.P. Traill.