Brisbane: Queensland Department of Agriculture, 1892. Softcover (22.3 x 13cm); 7pp, 191 plates, paper wraps with black lettering and a lithograph of a fern on the upper wrap.
Paper chipped at the head of the spine and lifting at the tail of the spine; light foxing to the edge of the text blocks, title page lightly toned, pen and pencil note at outer margin p.5, notes in ball point pen on back cover. Good. Item #1138
Frederick Manson Bailey (1827-1915), was Queensland Colonial Botanist from 1881 to 1915. He made valuable contributions to the characterisation of the flora of Queensland, and his name has been attached to about 50 species by fellow botanists.