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    Elizabeth Twining (1805-1889). Three Prints: Bignoniaceæ (The Trumpet Flower Tribe). [and:] Leguminosæ (The Pea Tribe). [and:] Fucaceæ (The Sea-weed Tribe).

    Three bright and delicate hand-colored lithographs by Elizabeth Twining (a member of the illustrious Twinings Tea family) from her book Illustrations of the Natural Order of Plants (London: 1849-1855). All prints are in generally excellent condition. The Sea-weed Tribe print has a half-inch closed tear to the bottom edge and a tiny notch to the top edge. All three prints have remnants of mounting tape along the very edge of the left side. Left side shows binding edge and stitching holes. All measure 13 x 19 inches.


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    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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