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

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71 2450 Ellis J 71 2450 Ellis J
71/2450 Ellis, J. Essai sur l'histoire naturelle des corallines, et d'autres productions marines du même genre, qu'on trouve communement sur les cotes de la Grande-Bretagne et d'Irlande; auquel on a joint une description d'un grand polype de mer, pris auprès du Pole Arctique, par des Pêcheurs de Baleine, pendant l'été de 1753. The Hague, P. de Hondt, 1756, 1st French ed., XVI,125,(3 publ. catalogue)p., engr. frontisp. and 39 plates (5x fold.), later gilt and blindst. hcalf, a.e.g., 4to.

- Majority of plates foxed; textlvs. sl. foxed. Backstrip sunned and sl. soiled.

= Nissen, BBI 590; Nissen, ZBI 1281; Pritzel 2961. Among the "corallines" described there are many bryozoans and a number of algae. The last plate shows Mr. Cuff's aquatic microscope, which the author used for his research.

€ (100-150) 190
71 2451 Ellis J 71 2451 Ellis J
71 2451 Ellis J 71 2451 Ellis J
71 2451 Ellis J 71 2451 Ellis J
71/2451 Ellis, J. Natuurlyke historie van de koraal-gewassen, en andere dergelyke zee-lighamen, die men gemeenelyk vind op de kusten van Groot-Brittanien en Ierland: benevens eene beschryving van eene grooten zeepolyp, in den Zomer van 't Jaar 1753. by den Noord-Pool door de Walvis-vangers gevonden. Dutch transl. J. Tak. The Hague, P. de Hondt, 1756, 1st and only Dutch ed., XVI,118p., handcol. engr. frontisp. and 39 plates (5x fold.), contemp. gilt and blindst. calf, 4to.

- Scattered owner's entries in pencil on plates; 1 plate w. sm. holes in upper and lower blank margins; hinges sl. weak; two bookplates on upper pastedown. Binding sl. acid stained; corners bumped and sl. showing; backstrip loose(ning).

= Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 57; Nissen, ZBI 1281; cf. Nissen, BBI 590. John Ellis (1710-1776) was a pioneering zoologist and microscopist who established the animal nature of zoophytes and laid the foundation of marine biology in Britain and Europe. In this work Ellis makes a clear distinction between plants and animals and proves that corals and Bryozoa are animals. This Dutch edition includes plate 38 (not present in the original English version), showing the multiplication of corals. The last plate shows Mr. Cuff's microscope, which the author used for his research.

€ (200-300) 325
71/2452 Engler, A. Die Pflanzenwelt Afrikas insbesondere seiner tropischen Gebiete (...). Vol. 1-3/1. Leipsic, W. Engelmann, 1910-1915, 5 (of 6?) parts in 4 vols., 5 fold. col. lithogr. maps, num. plates/ ills., orig. unif. giltlettered cl.

= Published as part of the series Die Vegetation der Erde.

€ (80-100) 80
71 2453 Esser P 71 2453 Esser P
71/2453 Esser, P. Die Giftpflanzen Deutschlands. Braunschweig, Friedrich Vieweg und Sohn, 1910, XXII,212,(2)p., 113 col. lithogr. plates, contemp. giltlettered cl.[*]

- Sm. bookseller's ticket on upper pastedown; library stamp on title-p. Binding soiled; spine dam.

= Nissen, BBI 607.

€ (40-60) 50
71 2454 Fermin P 71 2454 Fermin P
71/2454 Fermin, P. Histoire naturelle de la Hollande Equinoxiale: ou déscription des animaux, plantes, fruits, et autres curiosités naturelles, qui se trouvent dans la colonie de Surinam; avec Leurs Noms différents, tant François, que Latins, Hollandois, Indiens & Nègre-Anglois. Amst., M. Magérus, 1765, XII,239,(2)p., engr. frontisp. and title-engraving by O. DE VRIES, contemp. calf w. gilt spine and red mor. letterpiece.

- Top of spine chipped. Good copy.

= Van Doorne/ Van Kempen 1944; Muller, America 1464; Sabin 24114; Rouffaer/ Muller p.621; Tiele 356 (note).

€ (150-250) 300
71 2455 Ferrari G B 71 2455 Ferrari G B
71 2455 Ferrari G B 71 2455 Ferrari G B
71 2455 Ferrari G B 71 2455 Ferrari G B
71/2455 Ferrari, G.B. Flora, seu de florum cultura. Ed. B. Rottendorff. Amst., J.Janssonius, 1664, new ed., (48),522,(12)p., engr. frontisp., 45 full-p. ills. by A.M. VAIANI, C. MELLON and J.F. GREUTTER, contemp. giltlettered overlapping vellum.

- Lacks the portrait; sm. annot. and owner's entry on title-p.; partly sl. waterstained in upper corner (occas. touching the text); occas. sl. foxed; lacks first free endpaper; vague horizontal pinkish fold in frontispiece.

= Nissen 620; Pritzel 2877; Hunt 222. The remarkable illustrations include 7 allegorical engravings after G. RENI, A. SACHO and P. DA CORTONE. Early work on flower gardens, with fine illustrations of various bulbous flowers, the specific tools needed for gardening and vases for keeping flowers. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CVII.

€ (700-900) 700
71 2456 Ferrière Mr de la 71 2456 Ferrière Mr de la
71/2456 Ferrière, Mr. de la. Le ménage universel de la ville et des champs, et le jardinier accomodez au goût du tems; contenant la patisserie, confitures, liqueurs, la cuisine, le jardinage, la chasse et la pesche, secrets du menage. (...) Avec un traité des abeilles, ou l'on voit la veritable maniere de les gouverner & d'en tirer du profit. Brussels, J. Leonard, 1733, 2nd ed., 2 vols., (30),289; (2),289-566,(10),34,(1)p., engr. frontisp., contemp. unif. hcalf w. 2 mor. letterpieces, sm. 8vo.

- Joints and spine-ends carefully restored.

= "Nouvelle edition augmentée en plusieurs endroits, & et de plus d'un nouveau traité des chevaux (...)". Rare. Vicaire 358; Thiébaud p.544f.

€ (150-250)
71 2457 Fillassier M 71 2457 Fillassier M
71/2457 Fillassier, M. Culture de la grosse asperge, dite de Hollande. Amst./ Paris, Méquignon, 1779, 1st ed., VI,46,(2)p., contemp. wr., 12mo.

- Bookblock loose(ning), holding on cords; a few lvs. sl. waterstained in upper blank margin; lvs. sl. frayed.

= Cf. Witteveen/ Cuperus 1950.

€ (100-150) 100
71/2458 Flora of New South Wales. Ed. G.J. Harden. Kensington, New South Wales University Press, 1990, 4 vols., num. (col.) (full-p.) ills., orig. unif. boards w. dustwr., 4to.[*]
€ (100-150) 110
71 2459 Flora Jaarboekje voor Bloemliefhebbers en Bloemkweekers Year 1 8 71 2459 Flora Jaarboekje voor Bloemliefhebbers en Bloemkweekers Year 1 8
71/2459 Flora. Jaarboekje voor Bloemliefhebbers en Bloemkweekers. Year 1-8. Amst., Gebr. Diederichs, 1833-1840, 8 parts in 6 vols., 8 identical engr. title-p., orig. printed wr./ contemp. mor. (2x), 12mo.

- Paper over spines partly worn (away)/ dam.; wrs. sl. soiled; boardedges rubbed.

= Rare, probably complete, series of this almanac, giving detailed information on many plants. No complete series in NCC.

€ (70-90) 100
71/2460 Flower emblems or the seasons of life Selections in prose and verse from various authors 71/2460 Flower emblems or the seasons of life Selections in prose and verse from various authors
71/2460 Flower emblems or the seasons of life Selections in prose and verse from various authors 71/2460 Flower emblems or the seasons of life Selections in prose and verse from various authors
71/2460 Flower emblems or the seasons of life. Selections in prose and verse from various authors. London, Seeley, Jackson, and Halliday, 1871, 75p., handcol. woodengr. title-vignette and 12 col. lithogr. plates, orig. gilt cl., a.e.g., 4to.

- New endpapers; hinges strengthened w. tape. Cl. worn away at joints.

Martyn, S.T. The Ladies' Wreath: An Illustrated Annual. New York, Martyn & Ely, 1848-9/ 1852/ n.d., 426,(2); V,(2),418,(1); 432p., num. (col.) (lithogr.) plates, music scores, orig. gilt. dec. blindst. cl., a.e.g. (all but one), large 8vo.[*]

- Sl. foxed/ browned, mostly the plates. Sl. rubbed along extremities; 2 vols. rebacked.

€ (50-70)
71 2461 Fünfstück M 71 2461 Fünfstück M
71 2461 Fünfstück M 71 2461 Fünfstück M
71/2461 Fünfstück, M. Naturgeschichte des Pflanzenreichs. Großer Pflanzenatlas mit Text für Schule und Haus. Stuttgart, Süddeutsches Verlags Institut, n.d. (1890), 5th ed., 172p., 80 double-p. handcol. woodengr. plates, textills., orig. boards, folio.

- Bookseller's ticket on verso first free endpaper. Covers sl. soiled; cl. worn away at joints and spine-ends.

= Nissen, BBI 673n.

Marilaun, A.K. von. Pflanzenleben. Leipsic/ Vienna, Bibliographisches Institut, 1900-1905, 2 vols., X,766,(4 advert); X,778,(4 advert)p., num. col. woodengr. plates, ills., contemp. unif. hmor. w. gilt spine, 4to.

- Both vols. bookplate on upper pastedown; 1st vol. owner's dedication on first free endpaper. Covers sl. soiled; corners showing.

AND 3 others, all German text, i.a. K. SCHUMANN, Das Pflanzenreich (Neudamm, n.d. (1895), (col.) (full-p.) woodengr. ills., orig. cl.).[*]

€ (50-70) 90
71 2462 Gabbema S A 71 2462 Gabbema S A
71/2462 Gabbema, S.A. Friesche Lust-Gaarde ofte Boom- Heester- Bloem- en Kruyd-Waarande, Bestaande uyt der Gewassen Beschrijvinge, die in Hoog- en Needer-Duyts-land en de aangrenzende Landschappen bekent zijn. Leeuw., H. Rintjes, 1686 [= 1687], 2nd ed., (46),660,(60)p., engr. frontisp. by J. LUIKEN, contemp. panelled and blindst. vellum, 4to.

- A few leaves fingersoiled/ sl. stained; frontisp. browned and sl. dam in blank margins; final (index)leaf dam.; recased (too tightly); new endpapers.

= Cat. Coll. van Eeghen 545 and listing the first edition published in 1686 (544). Comprehensive description of all kinds of natural vegetation of the Northern part of Holland and Germany (especially Friesland). Cf. De Natuur, jr. 44, no.1: D. Koopmans-Forstmann, Een en ander over de "Friesche Lustgaarde" van Simon Abbes Gabbema (IN: De Natuur, year 44, 1925, no.1). Very rare, only one copy in JAP.

€ (400-600) 400
71/2463 The Garden An illustrated weekly journal of horticulture in all its branches Vols 27 28 33 34 41 42 53 and 54 71/2463 The Garden An illustrated weekly journal of horticulture in all its branches Vols 27 28 33 34 41 42 53 and 54
71/2463 The Garden An illustrated weekly journal of horticulture in all its branches Vols 27 28 33 34 41 42 53 and 54 71/2463 The Garden An illustrated weekly journal of horticulture in all its branches Vols 27 28 33 34 41 42 53 and 54
71/2463 The Garden An illustrated weekly journal of horticulture in all its branches Vols 27 28 33 34 41 42 53 and 54 71/2463 The Garden An illustrated weekly journal of horticulture in all its branches Vols 27 28 33 34 41 42 53 and 54
71/2463 The Garden. An illustrated weekly journal of horticulture in all its branches. Vols. 27, 28, 33, 34, 41, 42, 53 and 54. London, n.publ., 1885-1898, 8 vols., 7 woodengr. frontisp. portraits, 210 col. lithogr. plates, num. (full-p.) (woodengr.) (photogr.) ills., orig. unif. gilt and blindst. green cl., 4to.

- A few vols. occas. trifle browned/ foxed; a few vols. w. sm. library stamps on upper pastedown or free endpaper; vol. 27 one plate bound upside down. A few bindings sl. worn along extremities. A good set.

= Vol. 28 w. mounted cabinet photograph of Martin Hope Sutton, author of the article "Permanent Pastures" in the Journal of the Royal Agricultural Society of England, now one of the standard works on grasses.

€ (150-250) 240
71 2464 Gentman W 71 2464 Gentman W
71/2464 Gentman, W. Tuin-catechismus of oordeelkundige raadgevingen aan eigenaars en bruikers van tuinen; tuiniers, warmoesiers, enz. Waarbij gevoegd is een tuin-almanak en lijst van bloemgewassen, met derzelver voortkweeking. Amst., Van Vliet and Ten Brink & De Vries, n.d. (±1790), 2nd ed., IV,132p., fold. engr. plate, orig. publisher's boards, sm. 8vo.

- Plate w. stain, otherwise contents w. minor imperfections. Modern backwr., spine pasted over w. paper.

€ (50-70) 50
71 2465 Gihoul L 71 2465 Gihoul L
71/2465 Gihoul, L. Culture forestière des arbres résineux. Conifères. Breda, Van Gulick et Hermans, 1847, 1st ed., X,217p., 9 lithogr. plates, contemp. hvellum, orig. wr. pres., sm. 4to.[*]

- Trifle soiled, mostly on orig. wr.; some marginal annots. in pen. = Not in the usual reference works.

€ (100-150) 100
71 2466 Girardin S de 71 2466 Girardin S de
71/2466 Girardin, S. de. Promenade ou itinéraire des jardins d'Ermenonville. Paris, Merigot a.o., 1811, (4),63p., 25 etched and aquatint plates by J. MÉRIGOT fils, double-p. engr. score, contemp. boards.

- Sl. foxed. Binding sl. rubbbed.

= Cf. Cohen/ De Ricci p.439 (first ed. publ. Paris, 1788). Rare. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CVIII.

€ (300-500) 300
71 2467 Goes W 71 2467 Goes W
71/2467 Goes, W. Rei agrariae. Amst., J. Janssonius van Waesberge, 1674, 2 parts in 1 vol., (18),360,(60); 328p., engr. frontisp., 3 plates and 55 ills., num. woodcuts in text, contemp. calf w. richly gilt spine, sm. 4to.

- A few contemp. annots. scattered over endpapers; occas. yellowed. Upper joint sl. worn at spine-ends.

= Kress 1398; Goldsmiths 2068. First edition of this compendium of classical texts on gardens, garden architecture, bridges, land surveying techniques, irrigation, agriculture, etc.

€ (150-250) 190
71 2468 Gorter D de 71 2468 Gorter D de
71/2468 Gorter, D. de. Flora VII provinciarum Belgii Foederati indigena. Haarlem, C.H. Bohn & Filium, 1781, (8),X,378,(2 advert.)p., engr. portrait of the author, contemp. vellum.

- Owner's stamp on upper pastedown and title-p.; a few (marginal) annots.; trifle soiled (incl. vellum).

= As usual without the 2 supplements. Pritzel 3477. Not in Nissen BBI.

€ (100-150) 325
71 2469 Grew N a o 71 2469 Grew N a o
71/2469 Grew, N. a.o. Anatomie des plantes. L'Ame des plantes. Recueil d'experiences et observations curieuses sur le combat, qui procede du mélange des corps. Leyden, P. van der Aa, 1685, 2 parts in 1 vol., (6),223,(25),249-310; (6),108p., w. divisional titles, engr. title, fold. plate, contemp. simple printer's wr.

- Uncut; owner's entry on title-p.; a few lvs. w. waterstain in outer margin. Paper over spine worn away.

= Cf. Nissen, BBI 750 (Engl. ed., London 1682).

€ (100-200)