Hardcover, folio, book in good condition in colour dustjacket with minor wear to top edge, contains 21 full colour tipped-in plates by Paul Jones. Paul Jones has to be the ultimate of botanical illustrators of camellias. Professor Waterhouse can be considered as the expert of camellias in Australia. This was limited edition of 1000 copies signed by Waterhouse and Jones, but is not numbered. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Camellia Trail
Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith, 1952. Limited Edition.
Book Description (Sydney: Ure Smith: 1952) First Edition. Gilt pictorial cloth pp. 44 plus Twenty-One Plates in Colour by Paul Jones (333 x 250 mm). The plates are tipped on to tinted leaves, each with a caption etc. on the page opposite. No. 128 of the edition limited to 1000 copies each numbered and signed by the Author and Artist. Lower edge uncut., 1952. A near fine copy in good dust-jacket which has old tape marks to its front panel. Bookseller Inventory # 121057
Book Description Sydney, Ure Smith 1952., 1952. 44+xxipp. 4to. Original cloth, foxing to edges, with gilt decoration in somewhat chipped dustwrapper. Colour tipped-in plates. Offsetting to endpapers. A very good copy. Number 456 of 1000 copies. Signed by the author and artist. Bookseller Inventory # 139991
Book Description Ure Smith, 1952. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Paul Jones (illustrator). 1st Edition. 33 X 25 cm. Limited Edition Number 227 Of 1000. Signed By Waterhouse And Paul Jones.In Excellent Condition Except For Some Yellowing On End Papers. Small Holes On Edge On Dj. Dj Protected With Plastic Cover. Beautiful!. Bookseller Inventory # 00914