Freaks and Marvels of Plant Life Curiosities of Vegetation 1880s by M. C. Cooke, M.A. LL.D.

Book # 1DzFn1LrTrx4 129
Description
Stunning, gilded and embossed cover, full of illustrations.

This book is in amazing shape and is a very rare edition. Few pages have spotting.

I was unable to find another like it online. The cover is embossed with a deo dante dedi Charterhouse crest.

Chapters include:
Introduction
The Sundews
Venus Fly Trap
Side Saddle Flowers
Pitcher Plants
Minor Carnivora
Gyration of Plants
Heliotropes, or Sunflowers
Twiners and Climbers
Sensitive Plants
Sleep of Plants
Meteoric Flowers
Hygroscopism
Dispersion
Mimicry
Giants
Temperature
Luminosity
Mystic Plants
Flowers of History
Published 1880s
Author
  1. M. C. Cooke
  2. M.A. LL.D.
Illustrated yes
Cover type hard
Genre botany
Pages 463
Chapters 20
Dimensions
width height depth
in
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