CHAUMETON, FRANÇOIS PIERRE. 1775-1819.
Flore médicale. Paris: Panckouke, 1814-1819.
8 volumes. 8vo (223 x 142 mm). Half-titles. 2 folding engraved tables in vol 7. Color stipple-engraved plates. Period green half morocco, untrimmed. Some pale dampstaining.
FIRST EDITION. Plates include pineapple, banana, palms, melons, et cetera in addition to the more usual medical herbs and flowers; a lovely example of fine French color printing. Nissen BBI 349; Pritzel 1676.
WITH: [Another edition]. Paris: 1829-1832. 5 volumes (only). 8vo (254 x 166 mm). Color stipple-engraved plates, some finished by hand. Period quarter calf. Rebacked.
Together, 13 volumes. Sold not subject to return.