MAUND (BENJAMIN) The Botanic Garden; Consisting of Highly Finished Representations of Hardy Ornamental Flowering Plants, Cultivated in Great Britain, vol. 1-13, FIRST EDITION, small 4to (19)
Lot 183
MAUND (BENJAMIN)
The Botanic Garden; Consisting of Highly Finished Representations of Hardy Ornamental Flowering Plants, Cultivated in Great Britain, vol. 1-13, FIRST EDITION, small 4to (19)
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,336) inc. premium

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MAUND (BENJAMIN)
The Botanic Garden; Consisting of Highly Finished Representations of Hardy Ornamental Flowering Plants, Cultivated in Great Britain, vol. 1-13, FIRST EDITION, additional engraved titles, 312 hand-coloured engraved plates (each depicting 4 flowers), volumes 1-12 contemporary half green morocco, spines gilt (some slight variations of tools), volume 13 non-uniform (larger copy in different green half morocco binding) [Nissen BBI 2222; Great Flower Books, p.85; Stafleu TL2 5712], Baldwin, Cradock and Joy, [1825-1851]--The Auctarium of the Botanic Garden... Part I; The Floral Register... Part I, 2 works bound in 1 vol., contemporary half green morocco gilt (uniform with main Botanic Garden set), Simpkin, Marshall, [n.d.]--The Botanist, Consisting of Highly Finished Representations of Tender and Hardy Ornamental Plants, vol. 1-5, edited by Maund and J.S. Henslow, additional engraved titles, 243 hand-coloured lithographed plates (of 250, lacking 7 and titles in volume 5), contemporary half calf gilt, rubbed [Nissen BBI 2224], R. Groombridge, [1837-1842], small 4to (19)

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