Sundials And Roses Of Yesterday: Garden Delights Which Are Here Displayed In Very Truth And Are Moreover Regarded As Emblems.

New York: The MacMillan Co., 1902.

Octavo (20 x 14 cm.), xxiii, 461 pages. Index. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and with line drawings. Title page printed in black and green. FIRST EDITION. A delightful survey of the history of the sundial, and especially its use as a garden ornament. From the author of Old Time Gardens. Original publisher’s decorated binding, gilt-titled and with decorated in in black and white depicting a stylized rose vine and blossoms. The binding design is signed “C” in the lower right corner. A bit of light rubbing and age toning to the cloth, otherwise a fine copy.

Price: $150.00

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