Lot 8
  • 8

L'Heritier de Brutelle, Charles-Louis

2,000 - 3,000 GBP
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  • Stirpes novae aut minus cognitae. Paris: ex typographia Philippi-Dionysii Pierres, 1784-[1791]
  • paper
Parts 1-6 bound in two volumes, folio (505 x 345mm.), title and divisional titles with coloured woodcut vignettes, 84 hand-coloured engraved plates only (see below), after Redouté and others, nineteenth-century half-calf, [Nissen BBI 1190], lacking plates 73 and 73, and all after plate 79, plate 24 with repaired tear, one divisional title and one text leaf defective, lacking text leaf “Stirpes fasciculi sexti”, and pp. 153-156; sold as a collection of plates not subject to return