Lot 22
  • 22

PHILIBERT. EXERCISES DE BOTANIQUE. 1801

Estimate
500 - 800 GBP
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Description

  • Exercises de botanique. Paris: Bossange, Masson and Besson, 1801
FIRST EDITION, 2 volumes, 4to (260 x 177mm.), 157 hand-coloured engraved plates, some after drawings by Turpin, without the 1803 Dictionnaire which sometimes accompanies the work, nineteenth-century calf-backed boards

Provenance

Arpad Plesch, bookplate, sale in these rooms, 18 November 1975, lot 597, £200; Christian Heuer, bookplate

Literature

Nissen BBI 1527; Stafleu TL2 7842

Catalogue Note

THE PLESCH COPY.
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