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Grass.- Salisbury (William) Hortus Siccus Gramineus, or, a Collection of Dried Specimens of British Grasses, printed title (mounted on stub and creased), 109 mounted specimens of grass ?only (of ?119), printed or manuscript caption at foot, 4 defective samples loosely inserted at end, contemporary half morocco, ties defective, lower cover detached, upper joint splitting, spine ends and corners worn, rubbed, [Henrey 1306 (this copy) & cf. 855], folio, 1812; sold not subject to return.

⁂ A rare work, the number of specimens varies, Henrey was only able to located this copy.

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Grass.- Salisbury (William) Hortus Siccus Gramineus,

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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