THE MARINE BOTANIST; An introduction to the study of Algology, containing descriptions of the commonest British Sea-Weeds, and the beset method of preserving them, with figures of the most remarkable species.
London. Bath.Darton & Co. Binns and Goodwin. Undated. [circa 1848]. [v], vii, [xiii], errata slip + [i], xii introduction, 16-144pp + pp. catalogue at rear. 6 hand coloured plates including frontispiece and vignette on title, and 6 black & white plates. Original pictorial cloth gilt. Octavo. First edition. Cloth rather soiled and rubbed at edges; head and heel of spine and board corners bumped and a little worn; some light occasional spotting; fore-edges a little browned; small tear with no loss to front free endpaper; else a very good copy.