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Weinmann, Johann Wilhelm (1683-1741) Taalryk Register der Plaat-ofte Figuur-Beschryvingen der Bloemdragende Gewassen.

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3103T
Lot:
1349
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Books & Manuscripts - 3103T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 31, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Weinmann, Johann Wilhelm (1683-1741) Taalryk Register der Plaat-ofte Figuur-Beschryvingen der Bloemdragende Gewassen. Amsterdam: Romberg, 1748. Volume two only, folio, illustrated with approximately seventy-six of approximately 109 period hand-colored full-page botanical plates (some have been removed), remaining plates include depictions of eggplant, tomato, marigold, tomato, lilac, vanilla, grapes, yucca, thirteen plates of tulips, and many others, the plates in this volume are numbered 917 through 1025, arranged alphabetically by Latin plant name (text in Dutch), covering Serpillum through Zinzinber (numbered pages 373-619 and registers at end), title page present, contemporary binding (defective, boards detached), text not collated for completeness, sold as a collection of plates, 15 3/4 x 10 in.
Estimate $7,000-9,000


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Johann Wilhelm, Agavoideae, Tagetes, Yucca, Amsterdam

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