CURTIS (WILLIAM) The Botanical Magazine; Or, Flower-Garden Displayed, vol. 1-18, for W. Curtis, [-T. Curtis], 1787-1803
Lot 185
CURTIS (WILLIAM)
The Botanical Magazine; Or, Flower-Garden Displayed, vol. 1-18, first edition, for W. Curtis, [-T. Curtis], 1787-1803
£3,000 - 5,000
US$ 5,000 - 8,400
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CURTIS (WILLIAM)
The Botanical Magazine; Or, Flower-Garden Displayed, vol. 1-18, first edition, 692 engraved hand-coloured plates after James Sowerby, Sydenham Edwards and others (one folding, plate 120 uncoloured), one or two plates with light spots or slight browning, contemporary tree calf, morocco gilt spine labels [Henrey 473; Nissen BBI 2350; Pritzel 2007], 8vo, for W. Curtis, [-T. Curtis], 1787-1803

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  • An excellent run of one of the most important and finely illustrated botanical periodicals.
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