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The Resource The wild gardens of old California : a presentment of Padre Juan Crespi and how he went on a journey : of David Douglas, the Scot, and how he introduced the wild flowers of old California into England : and, seeds of hope for the dim and distant future, by Charles Francis Saunders ; illustrated with etchings by Edward Borein ; foreword by Ralph Hoffmann

The wild gardens of old California : a presentment of Padre Juan Crespi and how he went on a journey : of David Douglas, the Scot, and how he introduced the wild flowers of old California into England : and, seeds of hope for the dim and distant future, by Charles Francis Saunders ; illustrated with etchings by Edward Borein ; foreword by Ralph Hoffmann

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The wild gardens of old California : a presentment of Padre Juan Crespi and how he went on a journey : of David Douglas, the Scot, and how he introduced the wild flowers of old California into England : and, seeds of hope for the dim and distant future
Title
The wild gardens of old California
Title remainder
a presentment of Padre Juan Crespi and how he went on a journey : of David Douglas, the Scot, and how he introduced the wild flowers of old California into England : and, seeds of hope for the dim and distant future
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Francis Saunders ; illustrated with etchings by Edward Borein ; foreword by Ralph Hoffmann
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QK49
LC item number
.S3
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The wild gardens of old California : a presentment of Padre Juan Crespi and how he went on a journey : of David Douglas, the Scot, and how he introduced the wild flowers of old California into England : and, seeds of hope for the dim and distant future, by Charles Francis Saunders ; illustrated with etchings by Edward Borein ; foreword by Ralph Hoffmann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Seeds of hope for the dim and distant future" is a pocket (or, a square compartment carved out of approximately 60 pages added for this purpose) containing six packets of flower seeds
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[12], 24, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates
Lccn
27014962
Note
  • Spec. Coll. cop. 1: Pocket wanting. From the library of J. Gregg Layne. Green cloth over boards.
  • Spec. Coll. cop. 2: Pocket intact, containing all six packets, with publisher's card laid in: "A promise-- The seeds contained in these packets are the result of twenty-five years of study and experiment by a foremost wild flower specialist ..." Quarter green cloth, with multi-colored silk-screened decorated paper over boards. Purchase, California Curio Company, 2002.
Other physical details
ill. (1 col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02289503
  • ucoclc2289503
Label
The wild gardens of old California : a presentment of Padre Juan Crespi and how he went on a journey : of David Douglas, the Scot, and how he introduced the wild flowers of old California into England : and, seeds of hope for the dim and distant future, by Charles Francis Saunders ; illustrated with etchings by Edward Borein ; foreword by Ralph Hoffmann
Publication
Note
"Seeds of hope for the dim and distant future" is a pocket (or, a square compartment carved out of approximately 60 pages added for this purpose) containing six packets of flower seeds
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[12], 24, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates
Lccn
27014962
Note
  • Spec. Coll. cop. 1: Pocket wanting. From the library of J. Gregg Layne. Green cloth over boards.
  • Spec. Coll. cop. 2: Pocket intact, containing all six packets, with publisher's card laid in: "A promise-- The seeds contained in these packets are the result of twenty-five years of study and experiment by a foremost wild flower specialist ..." Quarter green cloth, with multi-colored silk-screened decorated paper over boards. Purchase, California Curio Company, 2002.
Other physical details
ill. (1 col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02289503
  • ucoclc2289503

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