Your basket (0)
Total: £0

American Wildflower Florilegium

Details

Author:
Publisher:
Publisher Location:
Denton
Year Published:
1993
Edition:
First Edition
Illustrator:
ISBN:
0929398 432
Categories:
Inventory No:
026914

Condition

Overall:
Fine
Dust jacket:
Fine
Binding:
Hardcover
Size:
Folio

£21.60

Back Add to basket

Images

Description

From the Library of the famous botanist Prof. W. T. Stearn, with an inscription to him on the front free end paper from James W. T. Moody. 125 pages, fine colour plates by Jean Andrews. Dust jacket fine. Green cloth binding fine. Contents clean and tight. A fine copy. [Provenance: from the library of Prof. William Stearn, "doyen of British botanists" who wrote c. 500 papers and books, including the classic "Botanical Latin". He was an authority on Linnaeus and an expert on botanical illustration.]

Other books that may interest you

CURTIS'S BOTANICAL MAGAZINE Vol. 12 Part 4 (November 1995) Incorporating the Kew Magazine
pp. 181-251, 6 Coloured plates. Original printed card wrappers with colour on-lay to the front cover, very good with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A fine copy.
£6.30
PESCATOREA Iconography of Orchids 1854 -1860
A facsimile of the first edition of 1806. This edition limited to 1500 numbered English copies, this is No. 504. 48 colour plates depicting the most beautiful and recently discovered orchids (1860). ...
£67.50
C.P. THUNBERG'S DRAWINGS OF JAPANESE PLANTS Icones Plantarum Japonicarum Thunbergii Kept in the Library of the Komorov Botanical Institute, A Subsidiary of the Russian Academy of Sciences Library, St. Petersburg. PART 1 COMMENTARIES AND DRAWINGS
This proof copy of PART 1: COMMENTARIES AND DRAWINGS was from the Library of W. T. Stearn who edited the text (though without his bookplate or signature) It contains reproductions of all Thunberg's dr...
£81.00