A Flower Book for the Pocket by MacGregor Skene
1952. Second Edition. 378 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Colour illustrative plates throughout. Binding remains firm. Mild cracking to gutters. There is the previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper as well as pencil inscription to pastedown. Pen annotation to index. Pages and plates remain bright and clear with minimal tanning. Boards have mild edge wear with slight rubbing to surfaces. Heavy scuff to front board. Bumped corners causing fraying to cloth. Minor crushing to spine ends. Slight tanning to spine and edges.