The Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening.  A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture for gardeners and botanists.  Edited by George Nicholson, Curator, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew.
George Nicholson was an English botanist and horticulturist, amongst 60 awarded the Victoria Medal of Honour by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1897 for their contributions to horticulture. 

4 edition set of Victorian Gardening and Horticulture books in a dark green cloth with bright coloured  gold with black horticultural symbols. Fine illustrations and drawings of flowers within the text with each book containing a coloured floral plate.  A beautiful set in a fair used condition for its age. 

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The Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening by George Nicholson 1884