Lot 7
  • 7

CANDOLLE, ASTRAGALOGIA, 1802

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4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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4,375 GBP
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Description

  • Astragalogia nepe astragali, biserrulae et oxytropidis, nec non phacae, colutae et lessertiae, historia iconibus illustrata. Paris: Garnery, 1802
FIRST EDITION, folio (515 x 337mm.), half-title, 50 engraved plates, some light spotting, contemporary French red half morocco gilt, some light spotting

Literature

Dunthorne 242; Great Flower Books, p.53; Nissen BBI 319; Hunt, Redouteana 9; Stafleu TL2 984

Catalogue Note

THE DERBY-DE BELDER COPY, ON LARGE PAPER, WITH PLATES BY PIERRE JOSEPH REDOUTÉ, engraved by Plée, Tardieu, and others.
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