British Wild Flowers, 1957 edition. Series 536.
The illustrations of the beautiful book are a collaboration between a husband and wife team. The great watercolour artist Rowland Hilder painted the background while Edith Hilder produced the exquisite foreground botanical studies. The two also collaborated with equal success on the Shell Guide posters of the same decade.
This matt copy dates to the late 1970s. The covers are in very nice condition. with very few signs of wear. There is glue residue on the back, covering up the original price. There is a greetings book plate stuck to the front free endpaper.
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