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2390 - 2685     BOTANY, GARDENS AND GARDENING, HUSBANDRY - The Collection of Jan Meemelink

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71 2670 Weber J C 71 2670 Weber J C
71/2670 Weber, J.C. Die Alpen-Pflanzen Deutschlands und der Schweiz in colorirten Abbildungen nach der Natur und in natürlicher Grösse. Munich, C. Kaiser, 1872, 3rd ed., 4 vols., each w. 21p. tables, 18p. index and 100 handcol. lithogr. plates (400 plates in total), handcol. frontisp. to vol. 1, orig. unif. gilt cl., sm. 8vo.

- A few lvs. w. defects (i.a. brown staining from dried plants), otherwise a fine set.

= Nicely illustrated and in fine handcolouring, all plants and flowers in actual size. Nissen, BBI 2119; Pritzel 10040.

€ (150-250) 150
71/2671 Weeda, E.J. a.o. Nederlandse Oecologische Flora. Hilversum, IVN, 1985-1994, 5 vols., num. col. ills., orig. unif. giltlettered cl. w. dustwr., 4to.[*]

- All vols. dustwr. sl. frayed.

€ (50-70) 50
71 2672 Wepfer J J 71 2672 Wepfer J J
71 2672 Wepfer J J 71 2672 Wepfer J J
71 2672 Wepfer J J 71 2672 Wepfer J J
71/2672 Wepfer, J.J. Historia cicutae aquaticae, Quâ non solum plantae hujus venenatae Structura naturalis, Vires & Operationes deleteriae in Hominibus ac Brutis (...). Adjectae sunt (...) De Thee Helvetico ac Cymbalaria, Curante Theodoro Zuingero. Leyden, G. Potvliet, 1733, 3 parts in 1 vol. w. continuous pagination, (16),481,(13)p., fold. engr. map and bird's eye view on 1 plate, 3 fold. and 1 full-p. plate, contemp. gilt calf w. mor. letterpiece.

- First few lvs. and several plates w. waterstain in outer upper corner; last few lvs. stain in lower margin. Joints splitting; sl. dam. at foot of spine.

= The third edition of this work on the effects and application of i.a. poison hemlock, first published Basel, 1679. Nissen, BBI 2136; Pritzel 10186; Krivatsy 12949; cf. Garrison/ Morton 974.1 and Bibliotheca Walleriana 10219 (1st ed.); Hirsch VI, p.243: "Hervorragender Schweizer Arzt [1620-1695] (...). Für W.'s bedeutendes Experimentir-Talent spricht die berühmte toxikolog. Schrift über den Schierling (...), worin er die Resultate seiner mit dieser und verschiedenen anderen giftigen Pflanzen an Thieren angestellten Versuche wiedergiebt."

€ (100-150)
71 2673 Wildeman E de 71 2673 Wildeman E de
71/2673 Wildeman, E. de. Plantae Novae Vel Minus Cognitae Ex Herbario Horti Thenensis. Brussels, Veuve Monnom, 1904-1910, 1st ed., 2 parts in 10 vols. (vol. I part 1-7 and vol II part 1-3), num. (fold.) lithogr. plates, orig. unif. printed wr., sm 4to.[*]

- (Sl.) foxed (incl. wrs.) = Nissen, BBI 2149. Rare.

€ (100-150)
71 2674 Wildeman E de and Durand T 71 2674 Wildeman E de and Durand T
71 2674 Wildeman E de and Durand T 71 2674 Wildeman E de and Durand T
71/2674 Wildeman, E. de and Durand, T. Illustrations de la flora de Congo. Fasc. 1-8. Brussels, C. vande Weghe, 1898-1902, 8 parts in 1 vol., 96 lithogr. plates, sl. later hcl. w. 2 mor. letterpieces, orig. wr. pres., folio.

- Wr. occas. fingersoiled and w. sm. (repaired) tears along edges; 5 wrappers w. sm. stamp on frontcover.

= Published in the series Annales du musée du Congo. Botanique. Série I.

Idem. Contributions à la flore du Congo. Fasc. 1 and 2. Ibid., idem, 1899-1900, 2 parts in 1 vol., 72; 48; IV,49-95,(1)p., contemp. hcl. w. 2 mor. letterpieces, orig. wr. pres. (3x), folio.

= Published in the series Annales du musée du Congo. Botanique. Série II.

€ (300-500)
71 2675 Williams B S 71 2675 Williams B S
71/2675 Williams, B.S. The orchid-grower's manual, containing descriptions of the best species and varieties of orchidaceous plants. London, Victoria and Paradise Nurseries, 1885, 6th enl. ed., XIV,659,(1),(20 advert.)p., 75 (double-p.) woodengr. plates, ills., orig. dec. cl., sm. 4to.

- Owner's entry on first free endpaper; hinges widening; sl. browned. Spine-ends dam.

Morris, F. and Aemes, E.A. Our Wild Orchids. New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1929, XXI,464p., 130 (col.) photogr. plates, contemp. gilt cl. (sl. foxed).[*]

€ (50-70) 60
71 2676 Willkomm M  ed  71 2676 Willkomm M ed
71/2676 Willkomm, M. (ed.). Naturgeschichte des Pflanzenreichs nach dem Linnéschen System. Introd. G.H. von Schubert. Esslingen, J.F. Schreiber, n.d. (1887), 4th enl. ed., (8),VIII,77p., 54 col. lithogr. double-p. plates, orig. clothbacked boards w. mounted col. lithogr. plate on frontcover, spine gilt, folio.[*]

- Occas. trifle foxed; new endpapers. Trifle worn along extremities; sm. waterstain on frontcover and a few sm. dam. spots.

= Not in Nissen BBI and Pritzel; BM Linnaeus 879***.

€ (50-70)
71 2677 Wilson E H 71 2677 Wilson E H
71/2677 Wilson, E.H. Plant Hunting. Boston, The Stratford Company, 1927, 1st ed., 2 vols., XXIX,(1),248; IX,(1),276p., 127 (photogr.) plates, orig. unif. giltlettered cl., large 8vo.[*]
€ (50-70) 60
71 2678 Wintershoven J B van 71 2678 Wintershoven J B van
71/2678 Wintershoven, J.B. van. Handboek voor liefhebbers van vreemde plantzoenen en tuiniers, of aanleiding tot de kennisse van alle in- en uitlandsche Boomen en Heesters, Welke bij ons in de opene lucht kunnen gekweekt worden. Utrecht, G.T. van Paddenburg en zoon, 1795, VIII,580p., contemp. boards, large 8vo.

- Contemp. owner's entry on upper pastedown; trifle foxed. Backcover sl. chafed.

= Rare, not in the usual reference works.

€ (70-90) 80
71 2679 Witte H 71 2679 Witte H
71 2679 Witte H 71 2679 Witte H
71 2679 Witte H 71 2679 Witte H
71/2679 Witte, H. Flora. Afbeeldingen en beschrijvingen van boomen, heesters, éénjarige planten, enz., voorkomende in de Nederlandsche tuinen. Gron., J.B. Wolters, (1868), (2),X,(1),316,VIIp., chromolithogr. frontisp. and 79 plates by G. SEVERYNS after A.J. WENDEL, orig. gilt and blindst. (green) cl., sm. folio.

- Sm. bookseller's ticket on upper pastedown; (sl.) foxed throughout, affecting some plates; title-p. w. repaired tear leaving crease. Covers sl. rubbed, mostly along extremities and near joints.

= Nissen, BBI 2174; Pritzel 10366; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 213. Fine chromolithographs.

€ (300-500) 300
71 2680 Witte H 71 2680 Witte H
71/2680 Witte, H. Flora. Afbeeldingen en beschrijvingen van boomen, heesters, éénjarige planten, enz., voorkomende in de Nederlandsche tuinen. Gron., J.B. Wolters, (1868), (2),X,VII,(1),316p., chromolithogr. frontisp. and 79 plates by G. SEVERYNS after A.J. WENDEL, orig. gilt and blindst. (brown) cl., sm. folio.

- Sl./ trifle foxed, first few lvs., plates and last free endpaper worse. Binding sl. dampstained and soiled; joints faded.

= Nissen, BBI 2174; Pritzel 10366; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 213. Fine chromolithographs.

€ (200-300)
71 2681 Witte H 71 2681 Witte H
71/2681 Witte, H. Flora. Afbeeldingen en beschrijvingen van boomen, heesters, éénjarige planten, enz., voorkomende in de Nederlandsche tuinen. Gron., J.B. Wolters, (1868), X,VII,(3),316p., chromolithogr. frontisp. and 78 (of 79) plates by G. SEVERYNS after A.J. WENDEL, orig. gilt and blindst. (green) cl., sm. folio.

- Lacks 1 plate (no.55); usual (sl.) foxing; partly loose(ning). Backstrip and corners worn.

= Nissen, BBI 2174; Pritzel 10366; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 213. Fine chromolithographs.

€ (200-300)
71 2682 Wright J 71 2682 Wright J
71 2682 Wright J 71 2682 Wright J
71/2682 Wright, J. The Flower Grower's Guide. London, J.S./ H. Virtue & Co., n.d. (±1897), 6 vols., 46 chromolithogr. plates by G. HAMILTON and M. LOW, ills., orig. unif. dec. cl., a.e.g., 4to.[*]

- Occas. (light) foxing to the plates. All vols. spine-ends and corners sl. rubbed.

€ (100-150)
71 2683 Zohary M  Feinbrun Dothan N 71 2683 Zohary M Feinbrun Dothan N
71/2683 Zohary, M., Feinbrun-Dothan, N. Flora Palaestina. Jerusalem, The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, 1966-1986, 4 parts in 8 vols., 4 text vols. and 4 plates vols., orig. unif. cl., 4to.[*]

- Boards (sl.) foxed. Despite minor defects, a fine set.

= Comprises: Equisetaceae to Moringaceae; Platanaceae to Umbelliferae; Ericaceae to Compositae and Alismataceae to Orchidaceae.

€ (100-150) 100
71 2684 Zorn J  71 2684 Zorn J
71 2684 Zorn J  71 2684 Zorn J
71 2684 Zorn J  71 2684 Zorn J
71/2684 (Zorn, J.). Afbeeldingen der artseny-gewassen met derzelver Nederduitsche en Latynsche beschryvingen. Amst., J.C. Sepp, 1796-1800, 6 vols., 6 (diff.) engr. titles, 600 contemp. handcol. engr. plates of (medicinal) flowers, herbs and plants, each plate w. accomp. textpage, contemp. unif. gilt marbled calf w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces.

- A few plates and a few textp. trifle foxed. Four vols. binding sl. chafed; top of spines sl. worn (1x sl. dam.); corners partly rubbed. Fine set.

= Beautiful, finely HANDCOLOURED plates. Nissen, BBI 2203; Pritzel 4502; Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 2. Dutch edition of Zorn's Icones Plantarum Medicinalium. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXXII.

€ (2.000-3.000) 2000
71 2685 Zwinger T 71 2685 Zwinger T
71 2685 Zwinger T 71 2685 Zwinger T
71/2685 Zwinger, T. Theatrum botanicum, Das ist: Volkommenes Kräuter-Buch, worinnen allerhand Erdgewächse, Bäume, Stauden und Kräuter (...) hervorkommen. Basel, H.J. Bischoff, 1744, (14),1216,(56)p., engr. title, portrait, ±1200 woodcut ills., contemp. calf w. mor. letterpiece.

- Occas. sl. foxed/ browned. Leather sl. dry and rubbed; corners showing.

= Nissen, BBI 1311. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXXII.

€ (1.000-1.500)
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