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69 2510 Botany  Arnauld d'Andilly R  69 2510 Botany Arnauld d'Andilly R
69/2510 [Botany]. (Arnauld d'Andilly, R.). Der Curieuse Pfropff- und Oculir-Meister, So da anweiset, wie eine vollkommene Baum-Schule und Pflantz-Garten anzulegen, und zu unterhalten sey: ingleichen, wie man gesäete wilde Stämme pfropffen und oculiren, auch wie man die Bäume wohl pflantzen, folgends beschneiden, und alsdann schöne Früchte erlangen soll. Hannover/ Wolffenbüttel, G. Freytag, 1702, 2nd ed., 2 parts in 1 vol., (22),216; 158,(7)p., engr. frontisp., contemp. hvellum, 12mo.

- Upper hinge weak; new endpapers; yellowed; from the library of A.P.M. de Kluijs with his bookplate on upper pastedown. Binding rubbed.

€ (200-300) 230
69 2511 Botany  Batsch A J G C 69 2511 Botany Batsch A J G C
69/2511 [Botany]. Batsch, A.J.G.C. Botanique pour les femmes et les amateurs des plantes. French transl. and ed. J.F. Bourgoing. Paris/ Strasbourg, Treuttel and Würtz, An VII (1799), XVI,198p., 4 fold. handcol. engr. plates w. in total 101 ills., sl. later gilt hmor. w. a crowned "S" on frontcover.

= Pritzel 484.

€ (100-150)
69 2512 Botany  Berghuis S 69 2512 Botany Berghuis S
69/2512 [Botany]. Berghuis, S. De Nederlandsche Boomgaard, beschreven en uitgegeven door het bestuur der Vereeniging tot Regeling en Verbetering van de Vruchtsoorten te Boskoop, met afbeeldingen naar de natuur. Pref. H.C. van Hall. Gron., J.B. Wolters, 1868 (general title dated 1864), 2 vols., (2),XXIV,(6); (28) textp., 2 diff. chromolithogr. frontisp. after O. EERELMAN and 124 chromolithogr. plates w. accomp. textleaf after S. BERGHUIS, all printed by G. SEVEREYNS, orig. unif. gilt and blindst. dec. cl., folio.

- A few plates sl. frayed and/ or loose(ning); occas. foxed; plates and text lvs. at the end of vol. 2 sl. creased; hinges strengthened. Both vols. lack backstrip; covers stained/ soiled.

= Nissen, BBI 2221; Landwehr, Dutch books w. col. plates 14. First part entirely devoted to apples, the second part devoted to pears and stone-fruit.

€ (800-1.000)
69 2513 Botany  Blume C L  69 2513 Botany Blume C L
69 2513 Botany  Blume C L  69 2513 Botany Blume C L
69/2513 [Botany]. (Blume, C.L.). (Flora Javae nec non insularum adjacentium. Ed. J.B. Fischer). Vol. 3, Filices. (Brussels, H. Remy for J. Frank, 1830), 153-196p., 30 handcol. lithogr. botanical plates (1x double-p.), modern giltlettered hmor., folio.

- Vol. 3 ("Filices"), last part only. Yellowed along outer margins; text-p. trifle/ sl. foxed.

= Only the last part of vol. 3 "Filices" only. Nissen BBI, 174; Pritzel 845; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 30. Odd part of the very rare and majestically illustrated standard work on the flora of Java.

€ (250-350) 325
69 2514 Botany  Bommer C and Massart J 69 2514 Botany Bommer C and Massart J
69 2514 Botany  Bommer C and Massart J 69 2514 Botany Bommer C and Massart J
69/2514 [Botany]. Bommer, C. and Massart, J. Les aspects de la végétation en Belgique. Les districts Littoraux et Alluvaux/ Les districts Flandrien et Campinien. Brussels, Jardin Botanique de l'Étate, 1908/ 1912, 2 vols., (4),IVp. and 86 photogr. plates; (8)p. and 80 photogr. plates, unif. orig. hcl. portfolio, large folio.

- Some plates dustsoiled along margins; a few plates frayed/ w. sm. marginal tears; occas. sl. foxed. Frontwr. vol. 2 loose. Both vols. lack ties.

€ (150-250)
69 2515 Botany  Burgsdorf F A L von 69 2515 Botany Burgsdorf F A L von
69/2515 [Botany]. Burgsdorf, F.A.L. von. Forsthandbuch. Berlin, the author, 1788, XLVIII,784p., 1 handcol. engr. plan, 6 large fold. tables, contemp. giltlettered hcalf.

- Oute rmargin of third table torn off w. loss of text; upper pastedown w. manuscript annot.; upper corner title-p. torn off and w. sm. stamp; trifle foxed. Spine-ends dam; binding worn along extremities.

€ (70-90)
69 2516 Botany  Christ J L 69 2516 Botany Christ J L
69/2516 [Botany]. Christ, J.L. Handbuch über die Obstbaumzucht und Obstlehre. Frankfurt a.M., Hermannschen Buchhandlung, 1817, 4th ed., XXIV,872p., 5 fold. engr. plates by J.S. WALWERT, contemp. giltlettered hcalf.

- Trifle foxed. Leather over spine dam.; binding worn along extremities.

= Pritzel 1712.

€ (100-150)
69 2517 Botany  Dodonaeus R 69 2517 Botany Dodonaeus R
69 2517 Botany  Dodonaeus R 69 2517 Botany Dodonaeus R
69 2517 Botany  Dodonaeus R 69 2517 Botany Dodonaeus R
69 2517 Botany  Dodonaeus R 69 2517 Botany Dodonaeus R
69/2517 [Botany]. Dodonaeus, R. Cruydt-Boeck, volgens sijne laetste verbeteringe: Met Biivoegsels achter elck Capittel, uut verscheyden Cruydtbeschrijvers: Item in't laetste een Beschrijvinge vande Indiaensche Gewassen, meest getrocken uut de schriften van Carolus Clusius. Leyden, Inde Plantijnsche Druckerije van Françoys van Ravelingen, 1608, (8),1580,(79)p., engr. title by WILLEM SWANENBURGH, over 1470 woodcuts in text, contemp. blindst. calf, both covers w. brass centrepiece and 4 corner pieces, two brass clasps and catches, folio.

- Partly yellowed/ sl. browned; last half of index waterstained in upper and lower margin; some occas. scattered vague stains and small imperfections; upper hinge widened but strong; last index leaf w. marginal tear; last blanks and lower pastedown torn; pastedowns detached. Backstrip worn; covers trifle/ sl. creased/ scratched; lower clasp reattached; attachment upper clasp lacking two nails.

= Nissen, BBI 518; cf. Pritzel 2345; Hunger sale 208; Bibl. Belgica D118; Simoni D68; Arents I, 88. The first Dutch edition of the Stirpium Historiae Pemptades Sex, for the first time enlarged with a chapter on American plants. Dodonaeus' last, monumental botanical work. This copy with the printed address of Cornelis Claeszoon, Amst., pasted below the frontispiece. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXXVII.

€ (1.500-2.500) 2100
69 2518 Botany  Dodonaeus R 69 2518 Botany Dodonaeus R
69/2518 [Botany]. Dodonaeus, R. Cruydt-boeck, volgens sijne laetste verbeteringe: Met Biivoegsels achter elck Capittel, uyt verscheyden Cruydtbeschrijvers: Item in 't laetste een Beschrijvinge vande Indiaensche Gewassen, meest getrocken wt de schriften van Carolus Clusius. Leyden, F. van Ravelingen, 1618, (32),1495,(57)p., engr. title by W. SWANENBURGH, over 1400 woodcut ills. by P. VAN DER BORCHT, contemp. blindst. vellum, folio.

- Occas. sl. waterst. in blank outer margin (first few lvs. also in blank inner margin), otherwise a very clean copy; lower blank outer corner of engr. title sl. frayed; upper corner of first three lvs. oblique fold; first few lvs. trifle wormholed. Lacks most ties; binding sl. dustsoiled and a few old stains; sl. read out of shape; turn-ins partly loosening; corners rubbed.

= Second Dutch ed. of this major herbal. Nissen, BBI 518; Pritzel 2345; Krivatsy 3303; Bibl. Belg. D120; Simoni, Low Countries 1601-1621, D69.

€ (1.000-1.500) 1000
69 2519 Botany  Forbes J 69 2519 Botany Forbes J
69/2519 [Botany]. Forbes, J. Journal of a horticultural Tour through Germany, Belgium, and part of France in the Autumn of 1835. To which is added, a Catalogue of the Different Species of Cacteae in the Gardens at Woburn Abbey. London, J. Ridgeway and Sons, 1837, VIII,164p., later rexine w. paper letterpiece.

- "From the author" on verso first free endpaper. Covers sl. sunned; joints at top of spine splitting.

€ (50-70) 50
69/2520 [Botany]. Hall, H.C. van. Flora van Noord-Nederland, of korte aanwijzing der in het wild wassende planten, welke tot nu toe in de voormalige VII vereenigde gewesten gevonden zijn. Deel 1, I. and II. stuk. Amst., J.C. Sepp en Zoon, 1825, 2 vols. (of 5), XX,363,(1); 365-746,(2)p., contemp. gilt hcalf w. 2 contrasting paper letterpieces.

- Both vols. w. owner's entry on first free endpaper. Joints splitting; spines scratched.

= "Deel 1" (part 1 and 2), containing the "zigtbaar bloeijende planten". Stafleu/ Cowan 2284: "First modern flora of the Netherlands".

€ (40-60) 40
69 2521 Botany  Harrison J 69 2521 Botany Harrison J
69 2521 Botany  Harrison J 69 2521 Botany Harrison J
69 2521 Botany  Harrison J 69 2521 Botany Harrison J
69 2521 Botany  Harrison J 69 2521 Botany Harrison J
69/2521 [Botany]. Harrison, J. The Floricultural Cabinet, and Florist's Magazine. London/ Sheffield, Whittaker and Co./ G. Ridge, 1849-1852, 4 vols., 3 ident. engr. title-p. and 48 handcol. plates, contemp. unif. dec. and gilt cl.

- Some occas. foxing; spines sl. sunned. = Not in Nissen.

€ (150-250) 150
69 2522 Botany  Hérincq F and Fr and Reveil O 69 2522 Botany Hérincq F and Fr and Reveil O
69/2522 [Botany]. Hérincq, F. and Fr. and Reveil, O. Traité de Botanique générale. Paris, Abel Pilon et Cie., (1864-1871), 4 vols., 2 text vols: (4),VIII,458; (4),427p.; 2 plate vols.: 53, 50 (hand)col. engr. plates, later unif. cl. w. 2 mor. lettepieces, sm. 4to.

- Sl. foxed. = Cf. Nissen, BBI 568.

€ (150-250)
69/2523 [Botany]. Hunger, F.W.T. Charles de l'Escluse (Carolus Clusius), Nederlandsch kruidkundige 1526-1609. The Hague, M. Nijhoff, 1927/ 1943, 2 vols., XXIV,446; XXIV,468p., fold. map and 257 plates/ ills., orig. unif. wr., 4to.

- Vol. 1 backstrip chipped at top of spine.

€ (70-90)
69 2524 Botany  Jacobs H 69 2524 Botany Jacobs H
69/2524 [Botany]. Jacobs, H. Den kleynen herbarius, Ofte Kruydt-boecxken, Inhoudende de kracht en Operatie van al de gemeene Kruyden, Bloemen, Vruchten, Zaden ende Wortelen, die men dagelijcx gebruyckt, waer door men met Godts hulpe zijn ghesontheyt kan onderhouden en veelderhande sieckten genesen. Amst., M. de Groot, 1667, 188,(4)p., woodcut ills., late 19th cent. plain cl., sm. 8vo.

- Complete but mediocre copy: one quire and 2 leaves misbound; title-p. browned and sl. dam. (strengthened w. old paper tape) and final index leaf dam. (doubled w. transparant old paper); partly cut short in outer margin (with loss of letters); partly (water)stained. Sold w.a.f.

= Rare herbal with lively woodcuts. BMN I, p.502; not in Nissen.

€ (200-300)
69 2525 Botany  Knoop J H 69 2525 Botany Knoop J H
69 2525 Botany  Knoop J H 69 2525 Botany Knoop J H
69/2525 [Botany]. Knoop, J.H. Pomologia, dat is Beschryvingen en Afbeeldingen van de beste soorten van Appels en Peeren, welke in Neder- en Hoog-Duitsland, Frankryk, Engelland en elders geagt zyn, en tot dien einde gecultiveert worden. Leeuw., A. Ferwerda, 1758, 1st ed., (4),86,(1)p., title-p. within red borders, contemp. engr. coat of arms and 20 handcol. plates with apples or pears, 19th cent. giltlettered hmor., folio. - BOUND BEFORE: Idem. Fructologia, of Beschryving der Vrugtbomen en Vrugten die men in de hoven plant en onderhoud. Ibid., A. Ferwerda and G. Tresling, 1763, (4),132p., title-p. within red borders, 19 contemp. handcol. engr. plates with cherries, prunes etc. - AND BOUND BEFORE: Idem. Dendrologia, of Beschryving der Plantagie-Gewassen. Ibid., iidem, 1763, (4),168[= 166],(4)p., title-p. within red borders.

- New endpapers; title-p. and final page browned; contents trifle/ sl. yellowed, mostly in upper blank margin. Top of spine dam.; backstrip sl. worn, mostly on ribbed parts; corners starting.

= The rare first edition, with the plates in UNFOLDED state and on heavy paper. Ad 1 and 2: Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 87 and 91; Nissen, BBI 1078 and 1077. One of the first books on the subject with coloured plates. The handcolouring in the first ed. is generally regarded as the most delicate.

€ (1.000-1.500)
69 2526 Botany  Knoop J H 69 2526 Botany Knoop J H
69/2526 [Botany]. Knoop, J.H. Pomologia, dat is Beschryvingen en Afbeeldingen van de beste zoorten van Appels en Peeren, welke in Neder- en Hoog-Duitschland, Frankryk, Engeland en elders geagt zyn, en tot dien einde gecultiveert worden./ Fructologia, of Beschryving der Vrugtbomen en Vrugten die men in de hoven plant en onderhout: waar by Derzelver differente Benamingen (...) en Huishoudelyk Gebruik, als mede het Confyten en meer andere Toebereidingen der Vrugten (...)./ Dendrologia, of Beschryving der Plantagiegewassen, die men in de Tuinen cultiveert (...). Leeuw., A. Ferwerda and G. Tresling, n.d. (1790), 3 works in 1 vol., (2),36; (4),70,(4); (4),87,(5)p., first and second work resp. 20 and 19 fold. handcol. engr. plates, contemp. gilt hcalf w. mor. letterpiece, folio.

- Occas. trifle foxed. A fine copy.

= Ad 1: Nissen 1078; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 89; ad 2 (Fructologia): Nissen 1077; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 93.

€ (700-900) 700
69 2527 Botany  Knoop J H 69 2527 Botany Knoop J H
69 2527 Botany  Knoop J H 69 2527 Botany Knoop J H
69 2527 Botany  Knoop J H 69 2527 Botany Knoop J H
69/2527 [Botany]. Knoop, J.H. Pomologia, dat is Beschryvingen en Afbeeldingen van de beste zoorten van Appels en Peeren, welke in Neder- en Hoog-Duitschland, Frankryk, Engeland en elders geagt zyn, en tot dien einde gecultiveert worden./ Fructologia, of Beschryving der Vrugtbomen en Vrugten die men in de hoven plant en onderhout: waar by Derzelver differente Benamingen (...) en Huishoudelyk Gebruik, als mede het Confyten en meer andere Toebereidingen der Vrugten (...)./ Dendrologia, of Beschryving der Plantagiegewassen, die men in de Tuinen cultiveert (...). Leeuw., A. Ferwerda and G. Tresling, n.d. (1790), 3 works in 1 vol., (2),36; (4),70,(4); (4),87,(5)p., first and second work resp. 20 and 19 fold. handcol. engr. plates, later black hmor., folio.

- A few lvs./ plates frayed and (sl.) fingersoiled along edges; occas. lvs. (incl. plates) inkstained/ wormholed in upper blank margin; 3 lvs. dam.; upper hinge broken. Upper joint splitting; paper over board frontcover partly worn off.

= Ad 1: Nissen 1078; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 89; ad 2 (Fructologia): Nissen 1077; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 93.

€ (400-600)
69 2528 Botany  Knoop J H 69 2528 Botany Knoop J H
69/2528 [Botany]. Knoop, J.H. (Beschrijving en afbeeldingen van de beste soorten van appelen en peeren. Beschrijving van vruchtboomen en vruchten, die men in hoven plant en onderhoudt. Beschrijving van plantagie-gewassen, die men in hoven aankweekt, zo om te dienen tot sieraad by het maaken van laanen, cingels, heggen, berçeaux, kabinetten, pyramiden, slinger-boschjes enz., als tot huishoudelijk gebruik). (Amst. and Dordr., Allart, Holtrop, De Leeuw and Krap, 1790)/ Leeuw., A. Ferwerda and G. Tresling, 3 works in 1 vol., 36; (4),70; (4),87,(5)p., the first and second work with resp. 20 and 19 fold. contemp. handcol. plates of apples, pears, cherries, prunes etc., modern hcl., folio.

- Lacks the 4 prelim. lvs. to the first work, incl. the title-p. One apple plate w. small hole touching image, otherwise plates fine; textlvs. occas. sl. yellowed/ trifle foxed, p.1-4 of the first work worse and w. repaired fraying.

= The first two works: Nissen, BBI 1078 and 1077 and Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 89 and 93. "A gardener's son from Hesse, Johann Hermann Knoop developed into the founder of descriptive pomology." (Pomona's Harvest p.279).

€ (400-600)
69/2529 [Botany]. Krelage, E.H. Drie eeuwen bloembollenexport. De geschiedenis van den bloembollenhandel en der Hollandsche bloembollen tot 1938. The Hague, Rijksuitgeverij, 1946, XXXVIII,791p., num. (col.) plates and (fold.) facs., orig. gilt cl., 4to.

- Lower hinge sl. weak. Binding sl. faded/ soiled.

AND 2 others on the Bollenstreek.

€ (30-50)