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ALDROVANDI, U.
Monstrorum Historia cum paralipomenis historiae omnium animalium....
Bologna, Typis N. Tebaldini, 1642. 2 parts bound in one. Folio (348 x 240mm). pp. (6), 747, (28); pp. 159, (1), (6). With engraved title and 477 wo...
EUR 9,500.00

ALPINI, P.
De Plantis Exoticis. Libri duo.
Venezia, G. Gueriglio, 1629. 4to (195 x 141 mm). pp. (xvi), 344, including engraved title and 145 full-page engravings. Contemporary vellum.
EUR 2,100.00

AYLESFORD COUNTESS- BOTANICAL WATERCOLOURS- (Louisa Finch, Countess of Aylesford, 1760-1832).
Two albums of original botanical watercolours. 2 volumes. Large folio (500 x 390mm), c. 1790-1820.
Comprising: GRASSES, 1 page manuscript index and 99 original watercolours mounted within watercolour borders & CLASS V. ORDER 2 TO 6, 1 page manusc...
EUR 12,000.00

BOCCONE, P.
Natuurkundige Naspeuringen op proef- en waerneemingen ... Groey der planten ... wonderbare versteeningen van verscheide lighamen; De wording van het Corael,
de Star-steenen, de Mynstoffige Bezoar en het verschil van deeze met de dierlijke, de versteende Vis-tanden, Ammon-hoorn, Schelpen, enz... Brandend...
EUR 400.00

BROOKSHAW, G.
A new treatise on Flower Painting, or every lady her own drawing master: containing familiar and easy instructions for acquiring a perfect knowledge of drawing flowers with accuracy and taste: also complete directions for producing the various tints.
London, Longman, Hurst..., 1818. 4to (310 x 245mm). pp. (2), 36, with 1 plain engraved plate 'of strokes' and 12 fine handcoloured stipple engraved...
EUR 800.00

CIRILLO, D.M.L.
De essentialibus nonnullarum plantarum characteribus commentarius.
Neapoli 1784. 8vo (205 x 135mm). pp. lxxv, (1), with 4 folded engraved plates. Recent boards.
EUR 750.00

CLERCK, C. (Ed.)
Nomenclator extemporaneus rerum naturalium: Plantarum, Insectorum. Conchyliorum, secundum Systema Naturae Linnaeanum.
Stockholm, typis L.L. Grefingii, 1759. 8vo (220 x 122mm). pp. (4), 67, (13). New blue wrappers.
EUR 450.00

COSTEO, G.
De Universali Stirpium natura libri duo...
Turin, heirs of Nicolo Bevilacqua, 1578. 4to (208 x 145mm). pp. (viii), 496, (16), with printer's device on title, small wormhole from binding just...
EUR 3,700.00

CRESCENTIIS, P. DE.
New Feldt und Ackerbaw, darinen deutlich begriffen wie man auss rechtem Grund der Natur auch langwiriger erfahrung in 15 Bücher beschrieben...
Franckfurt am Mayn, durch Peter Schmid in verlegung Sigmund Feyrabends, 1583. Folio (333 x 210mm). pp. (12, last leaf blank), 566, (12), title prin...
EUR 9,500.00

DILLENIUS, J.J.
Horti Elthamensis plantarum rariorum icones et nomina Joh. Jac. Dillenio, M.D. descriptarum Elthami in Cantio, in Horto... Jacobi Sherard... additis denominationibus Linnaeanis.
Lugduni Batavorum, C. Haak, 1774. 2 volumes (bound in one). Folio (404 x 260mm). Leaves (6); 1, with 325 etched plates. New full mottled calf, spin...
EUR 13,000.00

GAERTNER, J.
De frvctibvs et seminibvs plantarvm.
Accedvnt seminvm centvriae qvinqve priores (continens seminum centurias quinque posteriores). Stuttgart, typis Academiae Carolinae/ Tübingen, typis...
EUR 8,500.00

GARTENFLORA.
MONATSCHRIFT FÜR DEUTSCHE UND SCHWEIZERISCHE GARTEN- UND BLUMENKUNDE. Herausgegeben von E. Regel. Band 1-53.
Erlangen, F. Enke/ Berlin, Borntraeger 1852-1904. With 1476 (15 in photocopy) of 1557 coloured or plain plates. Recent uniform half calf, spines wi...
EUR 4,000.00

GILIBERT, J.E.
Démonstrations élémentaires de botanique: Partie des Figures.
Lyon, Bruyset Ainé, 1796. 2 volumes. 4to (275 x 210mm). pp. (4), xvi, 15, 104; pp. (4), 24, 31, 48,15, with 342 engraved plates. Contemporary half ...
EUR 2,500.00

HASSHU GAFU.
[Collection of Eight Ming Picture Albums] Toshi Gogon, Baichiku Rangiku, Mokuhon Kacho, Sohon Kashi, Kokon Gafu, Meiko Senfu, Toshi Rokugon, Toshi Shichigon.
Kyoto, Nakagawa Mohee, 1710. 8 volumes. 8vo (282 x 195mm). With 421 full-page woodblock illustrations of which 213 are related to natural history. ...
EUR 20,000.00

HERMANN, P.
Horti Academici Lugduno-Batavi catalogus exhibens plantarum omnium nomina, quibus ab anno MDCLXXXI ad annum MDCLXXXVI Hortus suit instructus ut & plurimarum in eodem cultaram& à nemine hucusque editarum descriptiones & icones.
Lugduni Batavorum, C. Boutesteyn, 1687. 8vo (195 x 115mm). pp. (18), 699, (1), with 1 engraved frontispiece and 107 engraved plates. Contemporary m...
EUR 3,900.00

HOFFMANN, M.
Flora Altdorffinae deliciae Hortenses sive Catalogus Plantarum Horti Medici, quibus ... Anno Christi 1650 usque ad annum 1677 auctior est factus.
Altdorf, H.Meyer, (1677). 4to (190 x 160mm). pp. (4), 64, with double page engraved map, engraved by the author showing the medical garden of Altdo...
EUR 8,500.00

IMPERATO, F.
Historia Naturale... nella quale ordinatamente si tratta della diversa condition di Minere, Pietre pretiose, & altre curiosita. Con varie Historie di Piante, & Animali, sin' hora non date in luce...
Venice, Combi and La Noù, 1672. Folio (320 x 220mm). pp. (viii), 696, (6), title in red and black with large engraved vignette, double-page engrave...
EUR 8,500.00

INGEN-HOUSZ, J.
Expériences sur les végétaux,
spécialement sur la propriété qu'ils possèdent à un haut degré, soit d'améliorer l'Air quand ils sont au soleil, soit de le corrompre la nuit, ou l...
EUR 900.00

KERNER, J.S.
Abbildung aller Oekonomischen Pflanzen. Siebenter Band.
Stuttgart, gedruckt in der Herzoglichen Buchdrukerei, 1794. 4to (290 x 235mm). With hand-coloured engraved title vignette and 100 fine hand-coloure...
EUR 1,000.00

LEDERMÜLLER, M.F.
Amusement Microscopique tant pour l'esprit, que pour les yeux; contenant cinquante estampes [deuxième cinquantaine & troisième cinquantaine] dessinées d'après nature et enluminées, avec leurs explications.
Nuremberg, Adam Wolfgang Winterschmidt, 1764-1768. 3 volumes. 4to (265 x 215mm). With 1 fine handcoloured allegorical frontispiece and 150 beautifu...
EUR 4,500.00

LEDERMÜLLER, M.F.
Mikroskopische Gemüths- und Augen-Ergötzung: bestehend in Ein Hundert nach der Natur gezeichneten und mit Farben erleuchteten Kupfertafeln, sammt deren Erklärung.
Nürnberg, verlegt von Adam Wolfgang Winterschmidt, gedruckt von Christian de Launoy, (1759-62) 1763. 4to (240 x 195mm). pp. (14), 204, (4), with 1 ...
EUR 3,500.00

(LINNAEUS, C.) - HOUTTUYN, M.
Natuurlijke Historie of uitvoerige beschrijving der dieren, planten en mineraalen, volgens het samenstel van de Heer Linnaeus.
Amsterdam, F. Houttuyn, 1761-1785. 3 sections in 37 volumes. Royal-8vo (215 x 135mm). With 296 beautifully handcoloured folded engraved plates. Uni...
EUR 9,800.00

LINNAEUS, C.
Hortus Upsaliensis, exhibens Plantas Exoticas, Horto Upsaliensis Academiae a sese illatas ab anno 1742 in annum 1748, additis differentiis, synonymis habitationibus, hospitiis, rariorumque descriptionibus, in gratiam studiosae juventutis.
Amstelaedami, apud J. Wetstenium, 1748. 8vo (196 x 115mm). pp. (10), 306, (40), with 3 folded engraved plates. 19th century half calf, spine with g...
EUR 1,000.00

LINNAEUS, C.
Mantissa Plantarum altera generum editionis VI. & specierum editionis II.
Holmiae, L. Salvii, 1771. pp. (6), 143-588. Contemporary half calf, gilt ornamented spine with giltlettered label.
EUR 4,000.00

LINNAEUS, C.
Reisen durch das Königreich Schweden, welche auf Befehl der hohen Obrigkeit zur Verbesserung der Naturkunde, Haushaltungs- und Arzneykunst von ihm angestellt.... Aus dem Schwedischen übersetzt.
Leipzig, G. Kiesewetter, 1756. 8vo (202 x 120mm). pp. (32), 336, with 1 large folded engraved map 'Charta über das Herzogthum Schonen' and 2 engrav...
EUR 1,000.00

LINNAEUS, C.
Systema Naturae in quo naturae regna tria, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, systematice proponuntur. Editio Secunda, auctior.
Stockholm, G. Kiesewetter, 1740. 8vo (185 x 120mm). pp. (4), 80, with a monogram of the publisher on title-page. (Issued with:) LINNAEUS, C. Fundam...
EUR 5,500.00

LINNAEUS, C.
Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae ... Editio decima tertia, aucta, reformata.
Cura Jo. Frid. Gmelin, Lipsiae, G.E. Beer, 1788-1793. 3 volumes (bound in 9). pp. (2), x, 1-500; (2), 501-1032; (2), 1033-1516; (2), 1517-2224; (2)...
EUR 2,500.00

LINNAEUS, C.
Systema Naturae sistens regna tria naturae, in classes et ordines genera et species redacta tabulisque aeneis illustrata. Editio sexta, emendata et aucta.
Stockholmiae, Godofr. Kiesewetteri, 1748. 8vo (185 x 120mm). pp. (4), 224, (28) with 8 engraved plates. Recent calf (antique style), spine with red...
EUR 1,800.00

MOHL, H. VON.
Vermischte Schriften botanischen Inhalts.
Tübingen, L.F. Fues, 1845. 4to (262 x 215mm). pp. viii, 442, with 13 (5 partly coloured) lithographed plates drawn by the author. Contemporary marb...
EUR 2,200.00

PETERS, W. C.H.
Naturwissenschaftliche Reise nach Mossambique... in den Jahren 1842 bis 1848 ausgeführt.
Berlin, Georg Reimer, 1852-1882. 6 parts bound in 10 volumes. 4to (330 x 240mm) & folio (470 x 330mm). With 210 (54 fine handcoloured) lithographed...
EUR 8,500.00

PHILIBERT, J.C.
Exercises de Botanique, à l'usage des commençans.
Paris, Bossange, Masson et Besson, 1801. 2 volumes. 8vo (270 x 140mm). pp. (4), 1-234; (4), 235-438, with 157 fine hand-coloured engraved plates. ...
EUR 1,600.00

PLANCUS, J.
De Conchis minus notis liber cui accessit specimen aestus reciproci maris superi ad littus portumque Arimini.
Venetiis, Typis Joannis Baptistae Pasquali, 1739. 4to (260 x 190mm). pp. 88, with woodcut title vignette and 5 engraved folded plates (Together wit...
EUR 3,900.00

RENAULME, P. DE.
Specimen historiae plantarum. Plantae typis aeneis expressae.
Paris, Hadrianus Beys, 1611. 4to (120 x 176mm). pp. (6), 154, 47, (1), with 25 full page engraved plates. 18th century half vellum, marbled sides ...
EUR 2,500.00

RÉVEIL, P.O., DUPUIS, A., GÉRARD, Fr. & HÉRING, F.
Le Règne Végétal divisé en Traité de Botanique Générale, Flore Médicale et Usuelle, Horticulture Théorique et Pratique (Plantes Potagères, Arbres Fruitiers, Végétaux d'Ornament),
Plantes Agricoles et Forestières, Histoire Biographique et Bibliographique de la Botanique. Paris, L. Guérin, (1864-) 1870-1871. 17 volumes (9 volu...
EUR 2,000.00

SCHLECHTENDAL, D.F.L. DE.
Adumbrationes Plantarum.
Fasciculus II-V (last). Berolini, F. Dümmler, 1825-1832. 4 parts. 4to. pp. 17-56, with engraved plates 7-30. Original printed wrappers.
EUR 450.00

SCHLECHTENDAL, D.F.L.
Hortus Halensis tam vivus quam siccus Iconibus et Descriptionibus illustratus.
Fasc. I-III. Halis Saxonum, C.A. Schwetschke et Filium/ H.W. Schmidt, 1841-(1853). 4to. (I) pp. (4), 1-8, with engraved plates 1-4 (3 handcoloured)...
EUR 500.00

SCHMIDEL, C.C.
Icones plantarum et analyses partium aeri incisae atque vivis coloribus indicibus nominum necessariis figuram explicationibus et brevibus animadversionibus.
Erlangen, Palm, 1793-1797. 3 parts (bound in 1 volume). Folio (415 x 255mm). pp. (2), 94; (2), 95-197, (3); (4), 199-280, with 75 fine hand-coloure...
EUR 8,700.00

SCHOT, R. VAN DER.
'Manuscript des Schönbrunner Hof-Gärtners Richard van der Schot, ein 1774 begonnenes und bis 1780 ergänztes systematisches Pflanzenverzeichnis nach Linné' & Richardus van derSchot gekregen den 21. November in het jaar 1759.
3 manuscript volumes listing plants growing in the Schönbrunn gardens. Together about 450 pages. 8vo. 2 vols. 185 x 112mm and a third volume slight...
EUR 12,000.00

SCHRANK, F. VON PAULA.
Briefe naturhistorischen, physikalischen und ökonomischen Inhaltes an Herrn Bernard Sebastian Nau, ehemaligen kurmainzischen Hofgerichtsrath und Professor, nebst drey vorausgeschicken naturhistorischen Abhandlungen.
Erlangen, J.C. Schubart, 1802. 8vo (196 x 125mm). pp (8), 384, wit 4 engraved plates. Contemporary marbled boards, spine with gilt lettered label.
EUR 850.00

SPALLANZANI, L.
Expériences pour servir à l'histoire de la génération des animaux et des plantes.
Avec une ébauche de l'histoire des ètres organisés avant leur fécondation, par J. Senebier. Genève,B. Chirol, 1785. 8vo. pp. (4), xcvi, 413, (3, bl...
EUR 900.00

SPRENGEL, K.
Von dem Bau und der Natur der Gewächse.
Halle, K.A. Kümmel, 1812. 8vo (210 x 120mm). pp. ix, (1); 654, with 14 (11 partly coloured) engraved plates. Contemporary brown marbled boards, wit...
EUR 700.00

SPRENGEL. C.K.
Das entdeckte Geheimniss der Natur im Bau und in der Befruchtung der Blumen.
Berlin, Vieweg, 1793. 4to (250 x 210mm). pp. (4), 443, (4), with an engraved title page showing a graceful border of flowers and insects by Jaeck a...
EUR 6,800.00

STURM, J. & J.W.
Deutschlands Flora in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen.
Nürnberg, gedrückt auf Kosten der Verfassers, (1796-] 1798-1862. 163 parts (in 136 volumes). Small-8vo (145 x 95mm) With 2336 coloured plates. P...
EUR 10,000.00

TORRE, G.
Dryadum, Amadryadum, Cloridisque triumphus, ubi Plantaru Universa natura spectatur...
Padova, P.M. Frambotti, 1685. Folio (328 x 220mm). pp. (28), 709, (90), with one beautiful engravedemblematic title and an engraved portait of dall...
EUR 1,800.00

TOURNEFORT, J.P.
Institutiones Rei Herbariae. Editio Tertia, Appendicibus aucta ab Antonio de Jussieu.
Parisiis, e typographia Regia, 1719. 3 volumes. 4to (240 x 180mm). pp. (6), xxxii, 695, (1), (6), 58 with 2 (1 handcoloured) engraved frontispieces...
EUR 2,200.00

TRATTINNICK, L.
Botanisches Album, oder Sammlung ausgewählter, naturgetreuer Abbildungen, der merkwürdigsten Pflanzen, Blumen, Früchte, Sträucher u.s.w. nebst deren Benennung. Zusammengetragen aus Leop. Trattinnick's sämmtlichen botanischen Werken.
Wien, R. Sammer, (1850 or 1851). 4to. With 150 engraved plates of which 148 fineley handcoloured. Contemporary half cloth (repair to hinges).
EUR 2,200.00

VITMAN, F.
Svmma Plantarvm qvae hactenvs innotvervnt methodo Linnaeana per genera et species digesta illvstrata descripta.
Mediolani, typis Imper. Monast. Ambrosii Majoris, 1789-1792. 6 volumes. 8vo (202 x 120mm). pp. vi, 497; 459; 557; 487; 458; 397, xliii. Contemporar...
EUR 1,900.00

WILHELM, G.T.
Unterhaltungen aus der Naturgeschichte: Des Pflanzenreichs.
Augsburg, in der Martin Engelbrechtschen Kunsthandlung, 1810-1821. 10 volumes. 8vo (167 x 105mm). With 10 engraved titles and 608 fine handcoloured...
EUR 5,500.00

WOLF, J.
Deutschlands Gemüse. Mangoldarten. Gezeichnet und geäzt von Johann Samuel Winterschmidt dem Jüngsten.
Nürnberg, F.S. Winterschmidt dem Jüngsten, 1805. 4to (242 x 180mm). pp. (4), iv, 14, with 14 beautifully hand-coloured engraved plates. Later half ...
EUR 4,000.00


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