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Dalechamps (Jacques) Histoire Generale des Plantes, 2 vol., half-title to vol.1 only, titles in red and black with engraved vignette, numerous woodcut illustrations, ink annotations throughout, foxed and browned, contemporary calf, spines gilt, rubbed, extremities worn, [Nissen BBI 447], folio, Lyon, Philip. Borde, Laur. Arnaud, & Cl. Rigaud, 1653.

⁂ Monumental work compiled by this pupil of Rondelet and originally published in Latin in 1586-87.

Provenance: Georges Roffavier (bookplate in each vol.)

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Dalechamps (Jacques) Histoire Generale des Plantes, 2

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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