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Important Botanical Books from the Massachusetts Horticultural Society; Sale Number 1169; 18 December 2002
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Important Botanical Books from the Massachusetts Horticultural Society; Sale Number 1169; 18 December 2002

New York: Christie's, 2002. 224 pp. 132 items. A ding to the bottom fore edge corner, lightly visible as a shallow bend on pp. 1-40. A small bump to top fore edge corner, else fine. Lushly illustrated, every item illustrated, many with full-page color, plus extra illustrations inside and outside front and back covers. . Illustrated Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$112.97

Rare and Important Works on Natural History, Many with Color Plates; including Botany, Conchology, Entomology, Gardening, Mammalogy, Ornithology, Scientific Expeditions; Catalogue 38; 1968
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Rare and Important Works on Natural History, Many with Color Plates; including Botany, Conchology, Entomology, Gardening, Mammalogy, Ornithology, Scientific Expeditions; Catalogue 38; 1968

By Howell, Warren R

San Francisco: John Howell--Books, 1968. 112 p. 393 items. 20 full-page b/w plates, frontis, in color, watercolor shells, Scheidel, 1777. Covers soiled and bumped, inside fine, but for < 1-inch crease carrying through from back cover. Subjects: Agriculture and Economic Botany; Botany (91 items); Cacti and Succulents; Conchology and Mollusca; Crytogams; Entomology; Forestry; Fruit Culture; Gardening; General Natural History; Herbals and Medical Botany; Hippology; Ichthyology; Mammalogy; Marine and Freshwater Biology; Mineralogy and Geology; Orchids; Ornithology (141 items); Scientific Expeditions; Zoology. A classic catalog.. Illustrated Wraps. Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$13.00