I've never read this book but love the gorgeous bindings ~ Moths and Butterflies by Mary C. Dickerson, (Boston, 1901)
Gigei no Tomo [ 技藝乃友] Japanese culture are always inspired by nature. Living in wooden paper house in the nature is the style of life. We love and respect the plants and animals , moon and woter falls . use these elements for the interior , product , cloth , design . These are old Japanese design books mid 19th century , Meiji period , lithograph prints.
The Horse its treatment in health and disease designed by Talwin Morris for Gresham Publishing, London, 1906 From http://special.lib.gla.ac.uk/exhibns/month/nov2008.html
Wundergarten der Natur | Karl Blossfeldt ●彡
Wings & Stings. Just read about this. Aloe stands for a lady of England who published under a pseudonym because at the time women couldn't be published. Where did I read this...?
William Morris "Sunshine in the Country", 1861
That Merry Crew by Florence Coombe, London, Glasgow and Bombay: Blackie and Son Limited c1900 binding design by Talwin Morris | Beautiful Antique Books