Craftsman’s Plant-Book, The (page 1/2)

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[picture: Front Cover]

Pictures from The Craftsman’s Plant-Book by Richard George Hatton, Chapman and Hall, London, 1909.

Richard Hatton’s dates are 1864-1926; the book fell out of copyright at the end of 1996.

The images are mostly redrawn from old herbals.

Title: Craftsman’s Plant-Book, The

Author: Hatton, Richard G.

Published by: Chapman and Hall

City: London

Date: 1909

Total items: 6

Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked.

Some sample images

[picture: Title Page Detail: Basket of Flowers]

Title Page Detail: Basket of Flowers

This woodcut of a basket or tub of chrysanthemums and I think roses is in a mediaeval style, and appeared as a page decoration on the title page of the book. [more...] [$]

[picture: Book Inscription]

Book Inscription

Opposite the bookplate there is a hand-written inscription: [more...] [$]

[picture: 323.---Pear.]

323.—Pear.

A texture of leaves and fruit from 1565. [more...] [$]

[picture: Bookplate of James Hall]

Bookplate of James Hall

There is a bookplate or “ex libris” pasted inside the front cover of this book; it includes the words, “EX LIBRIS JAMES HALL and a styilized pine tree or feather-based design. [more...] [$]

[picture: Front Cover]

Front Cover

Front cover from “The Craftsman’s Plant-Book.” [$]


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Pictures from The Craftsman’s Plant-Book by Richard George Hatton, Chapman and Hall, London, 1909.

Richard Hatton’s dates are 1864-1926; the book fell out of copyright at the end of 1996.

The images are mostly redrawn from old herbals.


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