Flowers & Plants on United States Postage Stamps

By: Miriam B. Lawrence

Price: $140.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Not Quite a Miniature Book.3 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches.(47) pp. Watermarked paper opposite title page, 16 stamps tipped-in; text clean, unmarked.Gilt-titled green leather over boards, gilt edges, decorative end papers; binding square and tight, some natural bowing from the stamps tipped in, leather lightly rubbed at head and tail of front hinge. Glen Dawson's copy without distinguishing marks. RGKK819-140. Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies, 200 of which were in full leather with gilt edges, this is number 30 of those. Printed on handmade paper by Joh. Enschede. A collection of US postage stamps that feature identifiable plants and flowers. Each stamp is accompanied by information about the plant itself, as well as the identities of the artists and engravers who made the stamp. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th Century US Miniature Books, No. 1763.

Title: Flowers & Plants on United States Postage Stamps

Author Name: Miriam B. Lawrence

Categories: MBS-VBF,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: East Greenwich, RI, River's Edge Studio: 1970

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: RGKK819-140

Keywords: Miriam B. Lawrence, Flowers & Plants on United States Postage Stamps, Miniature Book, Fine Press, Limited Edition, River's Edge Studio