JACKSON, Allan A. The Observer's Book of Vegetables . London: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd., 1977.
12mo., light green boards lettered in dark green to upper cover and spine; printed end papers showing various herbs; original dust jacket; pp. 184; lettering a tad rubbed to upper cover; with some pushing to spine ends and sunning along the upper edge; upper edge spotted; internally very clean; jacket clipped with contemporary price sticker and lightly toned, as ever. A very nice copy.
First and only edition, designed as a guide for home gardeners and describing vegetables and herbs, with hints on cultivation. 8 colour plates, 82 black and white photographs and 5 diagrams.