Maund, Benjamin (1790-1864).
The Botanic Garden.
London: Maund for Simpkin & Marshall , 1825 – 1840
Original hand colouring
189 x 153 mm
Escallonia Rubra and three others
The Botanic Garden was published over 26 years in monthly numbers — 12 numbers formed one part and 2 parts formed one volume.
The plates by S. Watts after Mrs. E. Bury, Miss S. Maund, et al.
The botanist, pharmacist, printer and bookseller Benjamin Maund FLS lived and worked in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, and served on the botanical committees of the Worcestershire Natural History Society. Dunthorne 198 and 200; Great Flower Books p.160; Nissen BBI 2222; Stafleu and Cowan 5712, 5714, and 5715.