Lot 07
HISTORIAE PLANTARUM UNIVERSALIS

40 x 26,5 x 6,5 cm (h x w x d)

Starting price
20 000 CZK
   |   800 €
Large-format copy of an extensive richly-illustrated general botanical book. Rich copper engraved frontispiece with allegories and a veduta of the city by C. Mayer. Printed in two columns, hundreds of woodcut depictions of plants in the text. Preserved full parchment binding sewn with six raised bands, period label on the spine, sewn headband. Volumes 1 and 3 missing.