Auction or Gallery status
User login

Forgot your password or username?

Catalogue




Click here to view in thumbnail view
Natural History
DODONAEUS, R.,  Cruydt-Boeck van Remberus Dodonaeus. . ., antique map, old maps DODONAEUS, R. - Cruydt-Boeck van Remberus Dodonaeus. . .
Leyden, 1612, Uncoloured.. 350x225mm. Sprinkled calf old richly gilt spine with raised bands preserved. Generally in good condition. With engraved title, large printer's device, and c. 1400 woodcuts in the text. (36), 1492, (59) pp.
Scarce, the last edition of Dodoens' Cruydt-Boeck, one of the most influential and important botanical works of the 16th and 17th centuries.
With richly engraved frontispiece with a view into a fine garden seen through an architectural gate richly decorated with fruits and plants and Moses and...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,010  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 6
GARIDEL, P.J.,  Histoire des Plantes qui naissent aux environs d'Aix et dans plusieurs autres endroits de la Provence., antique map, old maps GARIDEL, P.J. - Histoire des Plantes qui naissent aux environs d'Aix et dans plusieurs autres endroits de la Provence.
Aix, J. David, 1715, Uncoloured.. 370x250mm. Folio. With engraved frontispiece and 100 full-page engraved plates. Contemporary mottled calf, richly gilt decorated spine in 7 compartments. A very clean copy in an attractive binding.
One of the most attractive early French local floras, with delightful engraved plates. The work describes the flora of the Provence, especially the plants growing near Aix. "Pierre Garidel (1659-1737) né à Manosque, médicin qui devint Professeur à Aix-en-Provence, publia, en 1715: 'Histoire des Plan... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,160  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2